Lucia Papale engineers a broad lineup of therapeutic and aesthetic services. Drawing on more than a decade of experience, she offers massage therapy, bodywork, medical skincare, and physical rehabilitation for Ironman competitors. She also regularly attends continuing-education seminars to hone her skills. All her services?from therapeutic massages to exfoliating microdermabrasions?begin with a one-on-one consultation so she can tailor them to clients' particular needs.
At viva MD, medical professionals with years of experience believe that physical and mental well-being go hand in hand, which is why they bring an integrated and comprehensive team approach to the art of cosmetic procedures. The medical-spa side of viva MD assists patients with weight loss and oversees hormone therapies and beauty treatments, such as corrective facials, peels, and body contouring. Registered nurses are well versed in aesthetic injectables and dermal fillers including Botox, as well as laser hair-removal treatments that erase fuzz from limbs. Above all, the staff aims to help clients balance their bodies and make healthy lifestyle changes within a comfortable environment.
Eight years ago, stylist Patrice Linan started her hairstyling career on the right foot by training at such recognized institutions as Sassoon, Vivao, and Bumble and bumble. Today, she has settled into the role of color educator for Goldwell, sharing her knowledge of the very techniques with which she beautifies her clientele at the exclusively Bumble and bumble Salon 77 West.
A licensed aesthetician and cosmetology-school graduate, Stacey Witt is well-versed in the importance of skincare as it relates to beauty. She applies sunscreen at the conclusion of facials to ward off harmful UV rays, and she wields products that work with a variety of skin types to unclog pores and brighten complexions. Witt approaches each of her treatments with attentiveness, whether she is performing an enzyme peel, a lip treatment, or a makeup application for paparazzi-heavy treks to take out the garbage.
Beauty and relaxation are both top priorities at Purity Day Spa, where the staff pamper guests with spa services ranging from soothing massage and aromatherapy to diamond-peel microdermabrasion and bridal makeup. A variety of massage modalities, including hot stone and shiatsu, cater to muscle needs after one too many bathroom-mirror flexing sessions. Alternatively, skincare treatments such as extractions and collagen anti-aging facials leave skin glowing and healthy.