"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.
Heidi Leib has styled hair at a variety of salons for 20-plus years. Now at Revelations Salon, she offers a range haircuts and coloring treatments, drawing on her experience to give clients looks that gel with their features and lifestyles. Revelations Salon uses products from brands like Redken, Matrix, and Nicolas.
At Amethyst Salon, a team of dedicated aestheticians pampers fashionistas with an array of nail, skin, waxing, and hair services, specializing in color and corrective color. Visitors lounge on a black leather couch amid white and aubergine walls before settling into private treatment rooms or white chairs for beautifying transformations more impressive than when Clark Kent changes into a pageant winner. Whether exfoliating visages, imbuing skin with a bronze glow, or reducing cellulite Amethyst Salon's gurus focus on educating patrons in enhancement techniques and boosting confidence.
North Lake Massage & Skin Care taps the talents of Kristen Cocca Pepin, a former certified athletic trainer, and Bethany Lambrecht, a licensed aesthetician, to create an oasis for relaxation and rejuvenation. Kristen, Michelle, and Corina offer a variety of massage modalities, which range from Swedish and deep tissue to ashiatsu oriental bar therapy—an ancient Eastern Asian treatment that utilizes bars, creams, and oils that target inflammation and initiate pain relief. Bethany, Roxy, and Kris offer Bioelements facials that are customized to each client’s skin needs and include a retinue of cleansing and rejuvenating applications. Other services at North Lake Massage & Skin Care include airbrush tanning, infrared sauna, and waxing.
The aestheticians at Asava Medi Spa cleanse complexions with 12 kinds of facials, but their services don?t just run skin-deep. In addition to fighting signs of aging and acne with Yon-Ka skincare products, technicians administer Botox injections and laser hair removal and work to slim curves with VelaShape treatments that don?t require incisions or knowledge of how a carburetor works.
Esthetic Director Joyce Darr considers her clients' needs her number-one priority, setting an example for the rest of her aesthetic team. Darr shares her expertise as a licensed aesthetician, certified reflexologist, and reiki master teacher to help clients practice healthier lifestyles through a range of services. The staff employs professional products to rejuvenate and soften skin during facials. They also master technology-based treatments including LED light therapy and ultrasound facials to beautify clients and their loyal robot butlers. The Skin Care Center hosts an oncology skincare clinic that provides complimentary services to help alleviate physical and emotional stress for clients undergoing cancer treatments.