ForeViva Medical Clinique's treatments are grounded in the idea that when people feel good, they look good. From long-term weight loss and hormone replacement programs to laser hair removal and beauty injections, Dr. Joelle Osias and her staff have plenty of tools to take on skin problems or unwanted weight. The doctor places special emphasis on creating a trusting, one-on-one relationship with each client, tailoring programs to their individual lifestyles and naming her staff members after them.
A facial at Lyna's Skin Care is more than just that. Every exfoliating treatment also includes a complimentary skin analysis and a gentle massage of the neck, shoulders, arms, and hands. With these kinds of add-ons, it’s easy to see why the facial has become one of Lyna’s most popular treatments. Other treatments that enjoy similar popularity include professional makeup applications and eyelash enhancements. The latter adds length to natural lashes with extensions pretested to attract desirable suitors and blow away undesirable suitors with a wink.
A Best of the Bay 2010 Viewer’s Choice winner, Herbal Mineral’s four California locations couple a devotion to recapturing youth with a commitment to cruelty-free and environmentally friendly products and practices. An arsenal of vegan, earth-friendly beauty products speaks to their commitment to bettering the planet, and visitors sip fair-trade-certified tea that helps to fund landslide restoration and reforestation. The staff’s diverse palette of skills runs the gamut from waxing and organic facials to candling and herbal body contouring, the latter of which can help shape silhouettes into comely hourglasses or vertical representations of the New York skyline.
Though "spa" is in their practice's name, Ariba's physicians don't merely help clients reach their cosmetic objectives; the doctors specialize in fields as varied as rehabilitation, pain management, and sports medicine. Cosmetic treatments are minimally invasive, and they're designed to erase unwanted hair and veins, resurface complexions, and usher bodies toward lower weights with the help of specially designed lasers, injectables, and serums. Staff members speak English, Spanish, and Persian, and they pride themselves on cultivating a friendly environment.
Clarity Skin Care For Men & Women banishes clogged pores, brown spots, and breakouts with its lineup of skincare treatments and products. Facials, peels, and microdermabrasions clear away excess dirt and debris using varying levels of exfoliation, and top-of-the-line products—including Knutek, Gunilla of Sweden, and Nature’s Beauty of New Zealand—repair skin damage to keep faces smooth. Lymphatic-drainage cellulite treatments reduce the appearance of cellulite in other parts of the body.
Michael Adam, owner of Panache2, channels a passion for coiffure that has lead him to found several salons and invent the Twistmaster, a multipurpose styling tool. Drawing upon more than 50 years of collective experience and certification from groups including Aveda, the shop's stylists reinvent 'dos beneath high ceilings and elaborate lighting, which helped them win a 2013/2014 Burlingame Beauty Salons award. Gleaming stone floors collect snipped tresses, and navy-blue salon chairs support patrons as they admire themselves like butterflies emerging from the gym.