Nurse practitioner Olga Voloshina and her team of aestheticians divide their services into three categories, though all three serve the same purpose: to enhance the appearance of skin. The medical-grade facial services do so traditionally, with the help of cleansers, moisturizers, and exfoliation in the form of peels and microdermabrasion that are individually customized for each client. The laser and light treatments are more technologically savvy. During these, intense light penetrates the skin, dissipating the blood supply to vascular or pigmented lesions causing them to dissipate, helping to clear up conditions such as rosacea, acne, and sun damage. Finally, they administer injectables such as Botox and Dysport to freeze muscular movements so that wrinkles on the skin's surface smooth out. Of course, before beginning any procedure, a staff member consults with each client to devise the proper treatment plan for the client's skin woes.
The staff members at spakrista are on a never-ending quest to corral together the best spa-based technology, treatments, and products available. They’ve curated an extensive list of services that includes anti-aging facials, customized massage, and alcohol-free airbrush tanning, as well as teeth-whitening treatments that brighten smiles without dipping them in glue and showering them in glitter.
Lake Washington Dental's Dr. Jake Park doesn't just want people in his community to have brighter smiles; his passion spreads well beyond city, county, and country borders. When Dr. Park isn't at his practice, he is often lending his dental expertise to underserved regions of the world at no cost, such as Mexico, Thailand, and Vietnam. At his hometown Kirkland practice, his prides himself on his use of some of the latest in dental technology, including digital x-ray machines, laser cavity detectors, and an advanced Tooth Fairy–detection system.
Joe Lavin, a licensed massage therapist, and Wendy Lavin, a licensed physical therapist, combined their anatomical knowledge to develop the Power of Touch Workshop. The aim of the couples-focused workshop is to foster a lifelong affinity for massage, letting participants both practice massage techniques and experience massage benefits at the hands of their partner. With a low student-to-teacher ratio, sessions promise adequate individual attention and an intimate environment in which to knead away knots and loosen spines. After the workshop, students not only come away with a deeper appreciation for massage and joints looser than a broken door handle, but they also receive lifetime access to Power of Touch’s alumni area, a network of massage resources that includes videos, articles, and additional workshops.
Dr. Majed Moawad helms Straight Pearls Orthodontics and Kids Dentistry, where he works tirelessly to straighten sets of teeth. In practice for 15 years, Dr. Moawad has set his share of teeth on their way to pearly perfection with a variety of braces forged from materials such as steel, gold, and ceramics. Additionally, he improves dental alignment with clear Invisalign braces, expertly crafted according to data culled during low-radiation digital x-rays. Dr. Moawad's friendly demeanor makes a greater contribution to the comfort of his office's atmosphere than would a requirement that all patients snuggle with a heap of cashmere cardigans.