Ruth Lowery has spent time studying ayurveda?an ancient Indian system of natural healing techniques?with Dr. Deepak Chopra and the late Dr. David Simon, co-founders of The Chopra Center. She has also studied with New York Times best-selling author Caroline Myss, a medical intuitive who taught Lowery ways to integrate and strengthen the connection between the body, mind, and spirit. After studying with these teachers, she decided to become a licensed massage therapist and aesthetician and open up her own practice.
The knowledge Lowery gleaned from these experts launched her practice faster than a jetpack powered by good vibes. Today, she draws on 20 years of experience in the wellness industry as she massages muscles and beautifies visages with products by ?minence Organic Skin Care and PCA Skin. She also travels to spas and resorts, where she trains aestheticians in the proper use of ?minence products.
At Beauty and Body Lounge, a team of nurse practitioner, physician's assistant, and registered nurse work under the direction of Dr. Kristin Dean MD. They perform a wide range of services including IPL treatments, laser hair removal, fractional CO2 treatments, ultherapy, and injectables to smooth out wrinkles and rejuvenate skin. They also put to use extensive training to carefully remove hair with wax, perform peels, or gently strip away dead skin with microdermabrasion.
No client’s hair desire is too much to ask of Catherine Jones. The stylist at Old World Salons creates classic and out-of-the-box 'dos with precision, dry, and razor cuts. She straightens hair and, at the opposite end of the spectrum, breathes volumes into strands with permanents. Her clients include men, women, children, and children’s favorite stuffed animal.
At Massage Heights of Southlake, experienced hands knead knotty backs and bodies back into proper working condition. Encouraging circulation by expanding the blood vessels, the hot-stone massage melts aching muscles and assists in ridding the body of trapped toxins and long-lost hamsters. Because massage is a therapeutic treatment designed to alleviate specific ailments and aches, the Southlake therapists begin each session with a consultation, assessing each patient's health history, needs, and feelings about local easement laws, in order to craft a personalized prescription for back-based bliss.
Dressed in plush robes and spa sandals, guests of Me Spa drift from changing room to treatment room, where they unwind during pampering services such as facials, Swedish massages, and body scrubs. The whole experience is tailor-made for relaxation, right down to the silent cell phone policy. The tranquil quiet the spa remains unbroken by the sound of ringtones, allowing enough peace and quiet for stress to evaporate and the senses to be soothed. Upscale extras such as warm oils, hot stones, and scalp massages may be added to massages, organic enzyme and peptide facials, or full-day packages for enhanced relaxation.
Shiatsu Renu's marquee treatment dates back to 1000 AD. But in the 1940s, shiatsu was combined with knowledge of Western anatomy. Today, the treatment?a therapeutic marriage of Eastern and Western techniques?is a popular way to boost energy and promote balance and wellness. Shiatus Renu's massage therapists are well versed in the Japanese treatment, as well as Swedish and deep-tissue massages, which each relax the mind and remove tension and pain from the body. The staff members also offer heated Thai herbal massages. These are administered with the help of steamed bundles of herbs, which open up pores, infuse bodies with medicinal oils, and help relax muscles tense from flexing for traffic-camera photos.