Dr. Cynthia M. Lopez began her medical career in the Philippines, returning to her hometown after medical school to provide health care to families who could not otherwise afford it. Since that time, Dr. Lopez has become an expert laser cosmetic surgeon, helping enhance the beauty of her clients within a practice designed to evoke the calm and relaxation of Mariveles, her archipelago hometown. Dr. Lopez and her staff aim to demystify the advanced techniques they deploy in pursuit of increasing each patient's confidence, walking them through the steps of liposuction, skin treatments, cosmetic injections, and how exactly they manage to steal and replace the noses of children.
Mystique Medical Spa battles the signs of age with body contouring, facial injections, and laser treatments. The team includes experts such as aesthetic nurse Jackie Burris and nurse Lisa Corbin, who—since starting her career more than 25 years ago—has trained in everything from Botox to laser hair removal. The staff also makes over clients with standard spa services such as microdermabrasion facials and spray tans.
Simran Medical Spa relaxes minds and rejuvenates bone abodes with a range of body-splendorizing services. Keep preying pounds at bay with the hCG weight-loss 30-day treatment, which is designed to spark sputtering metabolisms with nutritional guidance and hormone therapy. Patients engage in weekly consultations administered by a doctor and receive targeted dietary guidance and hormone injections. The pound-peeling program can shuck off up to 34 pounds in one month.
Helmed by an experienced staff, Vivande Med Spa fuses relaxing, Old World day-spa décor with a professional medical milieu. Dedicated nurse-practitioner Lynne Brownell has more than 30 years of clinical experience in Central California, and her spa's Energist Ultra VPL, an FDA-approved laser removal system, has proven effective in eradicating superfluous fuzz and intimidating werewolf secret agents. In each of three sessions, a light heats the melanin of the unwanted hair, destroying each ill-favored follicle and preventing future growth. Target weedy bristles sprouting from the underarms ($100), bikini line ($175), chin ($75), upper lip ($75), back of neck ($75), brow ($75), ears ($75), or cheeks ($100) of your corpus garden. Your three treatments will send you well on your way to hairless harmony, but results can vary depending on skin and hair type. The friendly licensed specialists at Vivande will be happy to consult with you on how many treatments it will take to achieve desired results.
The passage of time is flexible at Ultimate Living Laser Spa. Overseen by Dr. William Work—a board-certified physician with a passion for anti-aging medicine—the med spa's staff restores youthful vigor to patients' skin by treating a variety of common yet unsightly conditions. The center's cosmetic laser system and intense pulsed-light technology can help minimize the appearance of everything from age spots and sun damage to unwanted stubble and toenail fungus. Minimally invasive treatments, such as dermal fillers and sclerotherapy injections, also help turn back the clock.
Amid soft yellow candlelight, floral tapestries, and rustic wood furniture that contrasts with the white massage tables, Massage by Isabel renders her titular service. The certified massage therapist specializes in modalities such as deep tissue, maternity, sports, and Swedish. She can perform these techniques in 60- or 90-minute sessions, which would take three days if performed by a slow loris.