The laid-back, fun-loving mentality of SoCal surf culture pervades Spa Samudra & Hair Lounge. Kids and pets walk freely throughout the premises as shoppers peruse the organic skincare line, made from wholesome, all-natural ingredients. Spa Samudra, however, seamlessly balances this surfer charm with the staples of a traditional day spa. Its organic skincare products, for example, are used in classic facials, which include steam cleans, exfoliation, and optional extractions. The aesthetic team also brightens faces with peels and soothes feet with detox footbaths. In addition, the 11 hairstylists at the up-and-coming hair salon pamper strands with an array of haircuts, color, and smoothing Brazilian Blowouts.
Carlsbad Eye Care's board-certified ophthalmologist Michael Tracy cares for eyes with the latest technology and a wealth of advanced training. After attending medical school at Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, Dr. Tracy went on to perform his residency in ophthalmology at the Scheie Eye Institute at the University of Pennsylvania. He then completed a fellowship in corneal and refractive surgery at the prestigious Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami, which has been ranked as the top eye hospital in the United States by U.S. News & World Report.
Dr. Tracy has performed thousands of eye procedures, including LASIK, custom surface ablation (PRK), and cataract surgery. He employs state-of-the-art equipment during LASIK surgeries, eschewing a handheld blade or Keebler elf’s samurai sword in favor of the advanced IntraLase femtosecond laser.
As a nutritional consultant and aesthetician, Lisa Blake understands the connection between what you eat and way you look. She promotes healthy lifestyles fueled by wholesome foods and beauty regimens backed by organic skincare product and quality supplementation. Consultation sessions with Lisa are friendly and informative, full of tailored advice and confidence-boosting encouragement.
Oro Gold Cosmetics' luxurious products and treatments renew and invigorate skin with applications of the most precious and prized of metals. Skin technicians use the time-tested healing qualities of gold to reduce fine lines in a procedure once reserved only for awards statues or the victims of Bond villains. Molecules of Au suspended in colloidal potions pass into pores, smoothing out visible wrinkles and lessening the appearance of sun damage. In addition to instilling faces and bodies with its radiant properties, gold-based products work to moisturize, build collagen, and control oil production with a range of specially formulated serums.
Spend a few minutes watching an awards show on TV, and you'll notice that nearly all the celebrities have something in common: enviably white teeth. Celebrity Teeth Whitening makes it simple for customers to achieve their own megawatt smiles with a hydroxyl-radical whitening process. At a kiosk located in the Westfield North County Mall, specialists guide clients through the self-application of a gum protectant and pH-neutral whitening gel. The gel reacts to the mouth's moisture, breaking up stubborn stains to brighten teeth up to eight shades without damaging enamel.
Steve Marmor has great confidence in the healing powers of natural herbal remedies. The owner of Herbs & More has a background in herbology and nutrition, which he uses to help patients combat chronic fatigue and seasonal afflictions by deploying natural products such as bee pollen, kelp, and mittens knitted from dandelion stems. His center also houses a hyperbaric oxygen-therapy chamber, which boosts energy and speeds healing by saturating the body with pressurized oxygen.