Describing itself as an "ultra-relaxing urban escape," Skin Station radiates tranquility from its outdoor patio garden to its private treatment rooms stocked with the latest aesthetic technology. Aestheticians specialize in customized, clinical facials that harness the hydrating, age-reversing powers of firming radio frequencies, vitamin C and collagen-rich serums, or age-spot clearing IPL. Hot-stone massages and scrubs enriched with brown sugar and Dead Sea–mud help leave bodies feeling soft and stress-free, while unwanted hair can be swiftly evicted with light technology, sugaring, strongly worded letters, or traditional wax treatments.
At LaseRx Medical Aesthetic Center, board-certified Dr. Adam W. Mauer rejuvenates vexed complexions of various skin types with minimally invasive procedures and SkinMedica serums. A self-described "human artist," Dr. Mauer fills out the furrows in cheeks with Botox injections and polishes skin to match the smoothness of sculpted marble with laser hair-removal treatments. His meticulous craft is on full display during Pixel Perfect skin-resurfacing treatments, which beam away sun damage, acne scars, and wrinkles in the forehead’s time-space continuum.
Certified practitioner Sara Puerto
fights cellulite with the noninvasive massage technology of Endermologie. Her hope is to succeed where exercise, creams, and assiduously applied rolling pins have failed, smoothing skin previously subject the vagaries of hormones and genetics. Though her clients are primarily women, she also helps gents contour their bodies or improve their circulation with these kneading treatments.
Beauty Palace is an oasis far removed from the stressors of everyday life. Here, clients can indulge in spirit-reviving massages or facials or revamp their appearances with haircuts and manicures. Facials begin with a professional consultation and include a nourishing round of exfoliation as well as extractions and a massage, which leave skin looking radiant and feeling supple. Massage therapists relay tranquility down to the shoulders, backs, and limbs with Swedish and hot-stone massages. While spirits are rekindled, stylists wait on hand to craft fashionable haircuts and emblazon them with youthful colors. Tanning, waxing, and nailcare services round out the cosmetic upgrades that leave the body and mind in the same state of bliss.
Chinese characters float across the glass door of My Favorite Beauty Spot, inviting guests of all nationalities into an intimate spa decorated with deep purple walls and bright green accents. Regardless of what language they read, clients are treated with the same level care and consideration as the spa?s technicians pamper them with customized services. Aestheticians employ LED therapy, collagen masks, and Bio Rollers to stimulate collagen production and treat dehydration, acne, and premature aging in skin. The beauty haven also offers full-body waxes and permanent makeup that enhances eyes and defines brows.
The term light-emitting diode sounds like it belongs in a sci-fi movie. You might know it better as LED light. LED lights have been used in everything from traffic signals to NASA space-shuttle plant-growth experiments. At New York Esthetics, they're used in five different facials to stimulate collagen production and kill acne bacteria. New York Esthetics' aestheticians also use wet and dry microdermabrasion technologies to treat acne marks and fine lines, as well as vitamin C masks and organic yam and pumpkin peels.