"Comfort" isn't the first word that comes to mind when you're thinking about a Brazilian wax, but Brazilia Skin Care is trying to change that. At five locations throughout San Diego, the day spa's all-female staff waxes almost every body part, always with gentleness as their foremost goal. Customers choose between European hard wax or cream-based strip wax, both of which were developed for sensitive skin. The stores also sell aftercare products that prevent ingrown hairs and irritation.
In addition to waxing, the team performs facials, peels, and massages. They even have three ways to change up your eyebrows that don't involve drawing a third brow on your forehead: threading, tinting, and tweezing. And though the atmosphere certainly caters to women?the website tells working moms to "bring your baby"?Brazilia has an entire menu of men's services, including chest waxes and facials that help with the side-effects of shaving.
Inside New You Medical Group, a serene medical center with an ocean view, physicians and their staff use a variety of weight-loss programs, laser skin treatments, age-rewinding medicine, and cosmetic surgery to help patients "turn back the hands of time." Complimentary evaluations lead doctors to focus on internal anti-aging treatments, such as hormone therapy and clinician-supervised weight loss, as well as external age-defying treatments, such as Botox and dermal fillers. New You is dedicated to combining preventive care with treatment to help patients stay healthy and active well into the future so that they have the stamina to fight off all the robots.
The licensed beauty specialists at Ka-Lai' Spa bolster clients' bodies through an array of appearance-enhancing services ranging from microdermabrasion to airbrushed cosmetics. Harnessing years of experience and an enthusiasm for polishing individual images, the beauty specialist refines skin with Rhonda Allison and PCA customized facials while smoothing bodies with sugaring and waxing techniques. Additional services include massages, aromatherapy, body wraps and champagne-cork shooting ranges to forge relaxing, memorable events.
The medical director of The Institute for Aesthetic Medicine believes a beautiful appearance can be attained through noninvasive, surgery-free techniques that leave patients rejuvenated with minimal downtime. His laser and radio-frequency treatments tighten skin and cosmetic injectables reduce facial wrinkles. Susie, the aesthetician on staff, performs similarly noninvasive skincare services, such as microdermabrasion, chemical peels, and ultrasonic pore cleansing.
Torrey Pines Dermatology is committed to bringing state of the art dermatological care to our patients in a comfortable, compassionate atmosphere. Torrey Pines Dermatology is La Jolla’s premier skin care resource, providing both medical and cosmetic treatments in a highly professional, but warm and welcoming atmosphere.
Armonia Skin Care's staff of skilled face whisperers performs medical-grade skin treatments in a soothing spa setting. Pamper hard-grinning mugs with your choice of seven facials, each custom-tailored to your individual skinprint. The spa's signature customized fitness facial refines skin condition, and the microdermabrasion facial softens fine lines and gently sandblasts away ghosts of blemishes past. An oxygen facial harnesses the mask-beautifying powers of aether, or give your gourd the sexy flickering glow of a pouty jack o' lantern with the pumpkin delight facial. Mad scientists will feel more comfortable with the innovative micro-current facial, which delivers a low level of safe electricity to stimulate circulation and clear the complexion. The balancing back facial treats the body's often underappreciated dorsal visage with a deep cleansing and exfoliation. Put the polish on the cake with $10 off any nail service; hand-buffing manicures start at $18.