Penny the Peacock is positively brimming with confidence. As the logo of Refresh Medical Day Spa, Penny epitomizes Dr. Angela Garner's goal for her clients: that each will leave the cozy confines of her med spa feeling as renewed as a peacock, whose beautiful feathers fall out and regrow over the course of a year.
Dr. Garner, a hospice director and an internist with more than 20 years of medical experience, facilitates the renewal process with traditional spa services, including facials and massage therapy, as well as specialized treatments such as bioidentical hormone replacement therapy.
M2 Studio focuses on beauty from the neck up. That focus includes haircuts for men, women, and children, as well as color, makeup application, and eyelash extensions. In addition to offering beauty treatments, M2 Studio provides television and complimentary WiFi.
Age and the elements can dull skin's youthful radiance over time. Luckily, Premier Aesthetic KC specializes in restoring this glow by utilizing a combination of advanced cosmetic technology and quality skincare products. The team?which includes a doctor as well a licensed aesthetician and certified laser technician?confidently addresses a wide range of concerns. Cosmetic laser systems can rid bodies of unsightly stubble or spider veins, and IPL photofacials fade hyperpigmentation and other blemishes on the skin. The center's technician even use noninvasive ultrasound technology to tone and tighten the skin around clients' faces and necks. Meanwhile, injectable dermal fillers and crystal-free microdermabrasion sessions can each minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, while customized facials are as indulgent as they are beneficial, treating skin to a soothing massage as well as extractions to clear pores clogged by dirt or very tiny corks.
Aesthetician Tamara Teuscher has spent the last 14 years revamping the mugs on her clients. Her facials combat dry, oily, and acne-prone skin with exfoliations, extractions, and custom masks. She also tints lashes and brows to match customers? favorites jelly bean, waxes off unwanted facial hair, and performs facial peels for anti-aging and sun spots.
The spa, whose name means "my beautiful woman" in Italian, is located inside Aesthetic Surgical Arts and overseen by its medical director, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Joseph C. Camarata. Dr. Camarata's licensed estheticians can rejuvenate facial skin with microdermabrasions, chemical peels, and SkinMedica products. After exfoliating and waxing the epidermis, the staff can fine-tune the details of clients' appearances by performing airbrush tanning and brow and lash tinting. To round out the extensive array of services, makeup artists leverage their expertise to apply beautiful pigments, in addition to giving lessons in how to do it on one's own visage.
The atmosphere in which these services are rendered is elegant and welcoming. Glass tabletops, leather furniture, and curved, earth-toned walls create a spacious lobby, where modern chandeliers illuminate calmly colorful abstract paintings.
RSVP Med Spa's director Dr. Ruiz leads a team of RNs, laser technicians, and aestheticians on a laser- and cosmetics-driven quest to rejuvenate skin. After entering the spacious, chic lobby, clients step into private rooms where lasers kill hair follicles, the Venus Freeze's magnetic fields and radio frequency tighten skin, and HydraFacials leave faces more radiant than the Hydra after it slew Hercules. Organic ingredients wait to escape the confines of RSVP Med Spa's collection of skincare products from RSVP Med Spa Cosmeceuticals, Neocutis, SkinCeuticals, Epionce, Colorescience, and NIA24.