Laser aesthetics might seem like a recent phenomenon, but PHR Centers' staff members have been using lasers to address clients' cosmetic needs since 1981. This gives them experience far beyond what you might expect in their industry. Dr. Amy DeRosa?a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon?oversees the centers' teams of registered nurses, licensed aestheticians, and laser technicians, who work together to treat a wide range of concerns by using the latest equipment and techniques.
By focusing on nonsurgical solutions to common aesthetic issues, PHR Centers can grant clients dramatic effects without the downtime of plastic surgery or the risks of time travel. The experts call on the Palomar Vectus cosmetic laser system to eradicate unwanted hair while cooling the skin for a more comfortable experience, and use Vaser Lipolysis, SmartLipo, and radio-frequency-based Vanquish treatments to contour clients' bodies by targeting stubborn fat deposits. To achieve a more youthful appearance, Deka SmartXide DOT therapy helps improve skin tone and texture by stimulating collagen production, and Botox, dermal fillers, and chemical peels work to soften wrinkles and rejuvenate the complexion.
At Beyond Nails, owner Sandi Tomlinson leans on her 27 years of beautifying experience to lead a duo of technicians versed in nail art and skincare. The range of beauty-enhancing services includes facials, bikini waxes, and manicures with OPI Colorgel or CND Shellac polish that lasts up to two weeks, or the time it takes a tadpole to grow into his older brother?s jeans. Emery boards rasp gently, and tenor sighs drift from heated massage chairs in Beyond Nails' new, larger location.
Light pours forth from Absolute Tan, where UV rays bronze skin and infrared beams promote a relaxed, lithe physique. Having filled their airbrushes with Norvell bronzer, tan technicians coat limbs in an even, bronze hue that dries quickly without streaks. Lotions from Designer Skin, Ed Hardy, and the organic Badger Balm line nourish the skin while speeding the tanning process by increasing skin’s moisture.
ZipTanz helps its patrons maintain a sun-kissed glow with tanning packages priced by the visit, week, month, or year. Tanning beds of various intensity levels keep bodies bronzed without the sun's assistance, and the open-air ZipTanz booths gently spray limbs with an all-natural bronzing spray in a minute flat. Afterwards, warm air gently blows the skin dry, helping to prevent streaking.
Dr. Vinita Sharma, a board-certified OB/GYN, tucks more than 25 years of experience into her lab coat. Along with her crew of experienced technicians, she provides clients with a lengthy list of aesthetic services, each beginning with a complimentary consultation.
Patients looking to smooth wrinkles from their smile canvases may choose Botox treatments or Juv?derm dermal fillers, or make use of Dr. Sharma?s Cynosure Elite MPX laser system. Unlike traditional intense-pulsed-light (IPL) lasers, the office?s Cynosure laser combines IPL technology with the skills of two laser wavelengths. This light-powered trifecta quickly and effectively restores skin of any shade to a more youthful appearance. The single system can be utilized for myriad purposes?permanently ridding bodies of unwanted hairs, removing spider veins from legs and faces, and reversing the signs of aging and sun damage, such as sun spots that look like the face of your grandfather clock.
Traditional red, white, and blue barber stripes accent each of Carson Coonce's three barber shops—from the old wooden sign outside the original 1955 Plymouth shop, to the scissor-shaped awning at the Livonia location—and the interior echoes the same classic barbershop feel. Amid a casual atmosphere, a friendly staff made up of Carson's children and grandchildren and unrelated, yet equally talented, barbers provides clients with a menu of affordable services that range from men's beard trims and hot shaves to haircuts for men, women, and children.