Beets and sugar cane. The crew at Blink Studio bronzes bodies using a variety of natural solutions concocted with these ingredients, and it lasts 7 to 10 days with proper maintenance. They leverage their combined expertise to highlight clients' natural beauty. Blink Studio is home to a number highly specialized stylists including graduates of the Academy of Beauty in Culver City, certified estheticians and lash-extension specialists, and custom airbrush-tanning artists. Estheticians detail faces and bodies with waxing as well as brow and lash tinting and eyelash extensions. They also lengthen lashes with individual mink extensions.
Jennifer Salerno spent more than 20 years as a registered nurse, working in LA?area emergency rooms before taking up medical aesthetics. Today, she owns Skin Savv? Boutique, where she oversees aestheticians and massage therapists who combine clinical precision with organic ingredients to help clients achieve looks they adore. The team offers numerous facials and peels?favoring organic Ormedic products?that target signs of aging as well as blemishes and imperfection of the skin. They also carry and professionally apply Gl??minerals makeup that will add new layers to any face all the while infusing skin with A, C, and E vitamins. Other services include massages and facials for men.
At Pier Medical Aesthetics, Dr. Douglas Mest administers medical aesthetic treatments that help clients achieve their beauty goals, whether that means looking younger through anti-aging facials or eliminating fat through CoolSculpting or glaring at it until it disappears. The med spa's array of treatments ranges from laser skin rejuvenation to spot-peel facials to Botox injections.
Headed by doctor duo James Kojian, MD, and Cecilia Gutierrez, RN, BSN, the medically trained nurses and physicians assistants at The Rejuvenation Center smooth out epidermal planes with ultramodern medical products and technology. An arsenal of lasers wrenches back the hands of time, tackling acne and wrinkles with equal aplomb and also removing body hair and contouring faces. Injectables, dermal fillers, and chemical peels from brands such as SkinMedica and Apeele enhance mugs and attract celebrity clientele. The center counts model and reality star Brittany Binger as a fan of its chemical peel and laser hair removal. Many of the center?s procedures are mostly painless and require little downtime, allowing for immediate stunt doubling as a surfboard in live reenactments of Point Break.
At Premiere Chiropractic & Sports Medicine, Dr. Homan Dibagohar and his staff utilize their experience in chiropractic and physical therapy to alleviate common and uncommon causes of skeletal and muscular ailments. Before commencing with their signature noninvasive, drug-free treatments, the doctors first spend time talking with patients about the troubles at hand. Then, based on this chat and the revelations unearthed during a comprehensive exam, they tailor treatments to bring personalized relief. Sessions may include traditional therapies—such as adjustments and massages—as well as technological treatments such as electro-therapy, which eases aches with gentle electric pulses patients can later use to charge their smartphone.
The staff at Touch Institute?which includes certified nursing assistants, massage therapists, pediatric massage therapists, aestheticians, and college graduates from various backgrounds with BA - PhD designations?soothes bodies and minds of all ages with research-based, compassionate therapies. Therapeutic massages draw on Swedish, deep-tissue, and pre- and post-natal techniques, and cranial sacral massage balances the central nervous system, saving clients the bother of checking their brains with a carpenter?s bubble level. Organic ?minence handmade skincare products rejuvenate faces and bodies during a range of skin therapies. To beautify exteriors, aestheticians offer specialty programs such as makeup lessons and natural spray tans.
Committed to giving back to the community, Touch Institute supports the Liddle Kidz Foundation, which sends health-care professionals to orphanages around the world.