"We understand we can't stop the aging process," says the homepage at Reno Sparks MedSpa, "but we can slow it down." Dr. Calvin Van Reken accomplishes this deceleration with high-tech techniques such as fractional-laser skincare, acne-aimed microdermabrasion, varicose- and spider-vein reduction, and storing all clocks in the freezer. Besides cosmetic procedures, the facility is equipped to perform general medical care, including consultations, diagnostic and lab testing, and medical treatment plans. Specializing in skincare, women's health, and geriatric medicine, Dr. Van Reken can treat patients at all stages of life.
Featured on ESPN, MTV, the Today show, and numerous other media outlets, Fathead?s high-definition images of athletes, team logos, mascots, and stadiums turn vertical surfaces into full-fledged fan meccas. Unlike posters or framed photographs, the images? high-grade tear- and fade-resistant vinyl adheres directly to the wall without the need for nails or tape. The low-tack adhesive that backs each Fathead makes it easy to remove and relocate stars such as Tom Brady to any smooth surface, allowing his likeness to infuse game rooms with playoff excitement or act as a scarecrow during troublesome Baltimore Raven infestations. The store?s stock even goes beyond athletics, as Fatheads of musicians, cartoon characters, and artistic images add personalized flair to kids? rooms or living areas.
Licensed aesthetician Judy Despiris, founder of Aesthetic Images, specializes in corrective skin care, using Image Skincare products with pharmaceutical grade ingredients. Along with her deep cleansing facials, Despiris performs an array of clinical treatments such as microdermabrasion, LED light therapy, and vitamin-C hydrating lifts.
Aesthetician Joyce Sigua Pontillas combats signs of aging using her own line of skincare products in tandem with advanced technologies. With radiofrequency and LED lights, she helps brighten complexions and stimulate collagen production. Thirty-minute express facials cleanse and tighten skin, and treatments designed specifically for teens combat blemishes and hormonal breakouts.
An instructor in more than 30 countries and the author of 20 book chapters and articles on dermatology, Dr. Timothy J. Rosio of AnewSKIN Dermatology stands out in a field of experts because he taught the experts. Today, his practice flourishes as he and his staff perform both medical and cosmetic procedures that promote his patients' overall wellbeing. Dr. Rosio primarily uses lasers to perform cosmetic treatments such as fractional resurfacing of the face or eyelid lifts. His medical programs focus on preventative and corrective dermatological care, with treatments such as laser removal of pre-cancer, skin cancer screenings, mole removal, and varicose vein treatments. With each session, the doctor strives to educate his patients as well, informing them about unchecked moles, acne, and the benefits of prolonged self-tickling.
At Creekside Medical Spa, doctors focus closely on aesthetic issues, from facial fine lines to unwanted body hair. They applies their medical skills to help patients banish wrinkles for up to four months with Botox injections and also oversees laser hair removal with the Palomar Vectus laser system. The nurses and medical aestheticians on staff at Creekside also provide a slew of services, including diamond microdermabrasion and Obagi Blue chemical peels.