At Jamachi Plastic Surgery & Medi-Spa, a diverse team of practitioners helps beautify clients from head to toenail. At the helm is plastic surgeon Dr. Emeka Onyewu, who has performed thousands of procedures—with a specialty in breast surgeries and liposuction—earning him a level of expertise that's been shared on news programs such as NBC 4. He's joined by Dr. Adaku Onukogu, a board-certified internist who administers flu shots and assists patients with managing their weight, overall health, and well-being.
Nail technicians, massage therapists, and aestheticians head up Jamachi's spa services, which are performed at mani-pedi stations or in treatment rooms. Aesthetician Trina McIntosh draws upon postgraduate training at the International Dermal Institute when revivifying faces with custom blends of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. April Parnell softens hands and feet with such specialty ingredients as champagne, olive oil, and happy unicorn tears during mani-pedis, and massage therapists Nmaku Onyewu and Joel Price lure stress out of bodies with customized techniques.
Helmed by skin expert Dr. David Charles, Ageless Advantages' staff rejuvenates skin with laser treatments, microdermabrasions, peels, and injectables. In addition to higher-tech solutions designed to make shaving or makeup unnecessary for anything besides advanced pet grooming, the team combats a variety of skin woes with BellaDerm products. The tonics and salves draw on natural, medical-grade emollients that aim beyond the surface all the way to cellular health.
Even though he's a trained cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Rassael knows that not every beauty concern requires going under the knife. That's why he and his team at Millennium Medical offer laser treatments, beauty injections, and noninvasive body contouring in addition to surgical procedures such as lifts, tucks, and traditional liposuction. From lasers that diminish leg veins and unwanted hair to Lipo-Light devices designed to slim down trouble spots, the clinic's state-of-the-art facilities feature a range of noninvasive equipment to rejuvenate complexions and expertly tailor birthday suits.
The licensed spa technicians at We Treat Feet Spa offer a variety of treatments for the feet and hands. The classic pedicure with Dr. 's Remedy polish uses a natural alternative to regular polishes, making it idea for clients with nail fungus, brittle or discolored nails, chemical allergies, or those who are pregnant. Nail extensions are available in silk tips or shellac, and customers can adorn their new nails with nail designs. Sore feet can take advantage of a foot bath and massage to relax.
Since earning her MD at George Washington University in 1976, board-certified dermatologist Dr. Susan T. Elliott has enjoyed contributing to research on skin diseases and practicing at the Center for Laser Surgery before opening Foxhall Dermatology in 2011. There she heads a team of nurses, aestheticians, and medical assistants who provide skincare treatments and evaluations using such high-tech methods as dermoscopy, a mole-evaluation system. Other treatments range from cosmetic—IPL photofacials and Fraxel laser therapy—to medical, including skin-cancer screening and treatment. The team is adept with physician-grade products, relying on formulas from Avene and Glytone to treat acne and other skin problems.
Samir Neimat, MD, is a veteran voyager of the circulatory system. Since gaining his board certification in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery in 1976, he has mended more than 7,000 open hearts and earned recognition as one of Washingtonian magazine's top doctors and darts players for 16 consecutive years. Through The Vein Clinic of Washington, Dr. Neimat circulates his talent through the treatment of varicose veins, spider veins, and venous diseases. He observes methods as diverse as foam therapy, sclerosant injections, and laser treatments.