Living up to its name, the physician-supervised Skin Renaissance Clinic gives skin a new lease on life with a full slate of laser and facial treatments. A registered nurse wields Matrix IR technology to blast wrinkles, and slough away imperfections with microdermabrasion and chemical peels. They cull from Obagi and SkinMedica products to lavish faces with anti-aging serums, tapping into the skin’s self-healing and homework-deflecting properties.
Not all spas come complete with childcare. But at both locations of The Spa & Boutique at Inlet Fitness, youngsters gallivant under the watchful eyes of employees as their parental units bask in a bevy of services including anti-aging facials, chemical peels, and hair-removal treatments. During each appointment, clients receive a professional skincare analysis from spa experts who assist them in locating the best products to match their skin type, lifestyle, and skin type's lifestyle. After in-depth sessions, newly relaxed customers can peruse the spa's boutique, which is stocked with handpicked products from SkinCeuticals, Vivant, and Ultra Pure Cosmetics.
Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. JoAnne Lopes has worked at the Cosmetic Surgery Center for more than 14 years. Surrounded by a scenic waterfront, the facility encompasses several rooms for consultations and treatments, including a fully accredited OR—which includes a recovery room— as well as rooms specifically set up for laser and skin care treatments. Aside from cosmetic surgery, Dr. Lopes also administers minimally invasive treatments such as Botox and fillers, which restore volume and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Her office also offers Latisse, an FDA-approved prescription that helps grow darker, fuller, and longer eyelashes in 8 to 12 weeks.
The board-certified plastic surgeons at Virginia Institute of Plastic Surgery transform patients with surgical and noninvasive procedures ranging from brow lifts and tummy tucks to Zeltiq CoolSculpting treatments. A fully noninvasive procedure, CoolSculpting freezes fat cells to let them be disposed of by the body’s natural processes, helping create a smoother, slimmer physique. The specialists possess a unique knowledge of this procedure not only because of the numerous treatments they’ve performed, but also the medical and educational achievements they’ve made.
Dr. Burton M. Sundin earned undergraduate degrees at Duke University in both biology and art history, which gave him a strong foundation in the scientific and aesthetic facets of plastic surgery. He went on to finish medical school and his residency in plastic surgery at Duke before completing fellowships in hand surgery and advanced cosmetic procedures. His partner, Dr. Reps Sundin, completed formal fellowship training in cosmetic surgery and has learned from some of the most renowned experts in the field. He has also participated in medical missions to Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
With nearly two decades of experience, Jodie Martin has consistently shown her ability to tend to clients' skin issues. The electrologist and owner of Body Works by Jodie removes stubborn and unsightly body fuzz with electrolysis, a combination of radio frequency and galvanic currents. She also diminishes acne scars, wrinkles, and sun damage with intense-pulse-light therapy.
When Cinderella's carriage turns into a pumpkin at midnight, she should be more optimistic; the pumpkin makes a great skin treatment. The experts at Sculpture Total Skin Care know just that, which is why they offer a pumpkin peel, whose natural salicylic acid fights acne and brightens complexions.
The peel's fellow face treatments range from the Oxygenating Trio facial, which combats free radicals, to the Energy Marine facial, powered by 104 minerals found in the depths of the ocean. Full laser services compliment other services by minimizing veins, pigmented lesions and hair growth.
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