Luxz Esthetics owner Roxanne is one of only seven authorized Intraceuticals skincare professionals in Oahu. In this role, Roxanne administers Intraceuticals's signature treatment, which involves infusing the face with oxygen and painting it with a serum composed of vitamins, aloe vera, green tea, and hyaluronic acid. As implied by its prefix, the Intraceuticals formula seeps deep into pores. As a result, the products stimulate the skin rather than traumatize it with chemicals or gruesome Halloween masks. In addition to the nonchemical peel infusion, Roxanne performs diamond microdermabrasion to remove dead skin cells from the superficial layer. She also administers microcurrent treatments to naturally stimulate cell growth and provide a nonsurgical, nonpuppet-string face lift. Roxanne's private salon-studio specializes in other non-surgical skin care procedures including Microdermabrasion, Intraceuticals Oxygen Infusion Treatment and Atoxelene wrinkle reduction treatment.
During a visit to DK Advanced Skincare, an experienced aesthetician will work with each client to help create a brighter and younger-looking appearance. Sessions with new clients begin with a skin assessment to evaluate each person's skin type. Some of their treatments, such as diamond microdermabrasion and non-invasive chemical peels, whisk away dull, tired cells to reveal the clearer complexion beneath. DK Advanced Skincare also offers the FAR Infrared Body Wrap System, which uses targeted infrared heat to penetrate into the skin, offering the benefits of sunshine without the harmful effect of solar radiation. The heat-therapy treatments can help to reduce cellulite, improve skin conditions like acne, increase circulation, aid in weight control, and relieve stiffness and pain.
Since 1979, Facial Spa Hawaii has lifted wearied skins to more youthful states with a medley of Oriental and European techniques. The 60-minute Dermalogica face treatment unsullies skins with a cleansing wash, exfoliation, steaming, and massage, addressing problem areas with a personalized masque and stern finger waving. Or opt for a Myotonology session, which harnesses the power of microcurrents and wishes to stimulate and tone face elastics, reducing the signs of aging and time spent living in that frowning-only artist colony. The deluxe version of the non-invasive procedure also includes a mask and massage, and both treatments include 10% off all Dermalogica products.
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Staff Size: 2–10 people
Parking: Parking lot
Most popular service: Waxing, massage, facials, nails, hair
Brands Used: Bio Jouvance, OPI, IBD Gel Polish, Paul Mitchell
What’s your favorite part about your job?
All of our staff members work together as a team to help enhance the beauty and wellness needs of our clientele. We are all passionate about our work and are dedicated to provide quality service at great prices!
When and how did you first develop a passion for your work?
Many of our staff members have more than 5–10 years of experience. In addition, our staff members are trained and certified to provide quality service for our customers.
The interior of a business can affect how its customers feel. What kind of decor do you use to help make your clients feel pampered and at ease?
Our customers are treated with royalty from our staff, who serves hot tea or water during each service. Our décor is elegant with a touch of serenity to help our customers relax. With relaxation music playing in the background and candles lit around the spa, our customers feel rejuvenated after each service.
Hawaii-native Mimi Mix spent more than two decades as a nurse healing patients at plastic surgery, orthopedic, and gastroenterology offices while also becoming a Certified Hypnotherapist, Certified Laser Technician, Reiki practioner, and personal transformation coach. But her curiosity got the better of her when she enrolled in a laser technology certification program. There, she was introduced to the Italian-made Vaser Shape MC-1 system, which is an FDA-approved device designed to painlessly melt fat and reduce the appearance of cellulite via ultrasound technology. With a leap of faith, Mimi decided to open Spectrum of Beauty, located in the PanAm Building, where she could feature the VaserShape's no-downtime treatments.
Clients can stop by for the 30-minute slim sessions and stay for an array of skincare services performed by trained aesthetician, Chelsea. Armed with PCA products and peels, Chelsea determines the best products for each client with a skin analysis. She uses lighting and magnification tools to see what word?acenic, dry, oily, combo, or aging?is written on pores before brightening complexions with an exfoliation, mask, extractions, and massage.