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How do I know which skincare treatment is right for me?

Medical spas can sometimes be intimidating places that highlight procedures, products and terminology you may not be familiar with. At Spa One we understand this, which is why our estheticians and doctors help guide you through the decision making process to ensure the procedure you want is one that will meet your skincare needs.

To help you better understand your options we wanted to compile a list of our top skincare treatments and explain why you will benefit from them.

Microneedling

Do you suffer from textural issues like large pores and acne scars? Hate those fine lines? Microneedling may just be the treatment for you. It’s our most invasive treatment at Spa One, and it’s also the most beneficial. It’s the perfect treatment for anyone looking for a more balanced and smooth complexion. For optimal results, we recommend investing in a package of 3 treatments spaced about a month apart. You may experience some mild discomfort during the procedure and you can expect some redness, dryness and peeling that will last for a few days but the results are well worth it!

Spa One Facial

Our Spa One Facial is designed for people who are new to the world of skincare. If you have never had a facial or are not sure where to begin, we recommend coming in for a complimentary consultation followed by a customized Spa One Facial. This facial is much more mild and less invasive than other skincare services we offer. It’s a great introduction to learning how to better care for your skin. During this facial we focus on gentle cleansing, exfoliating and hydrating your skin which will leave you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

Dermaplaning

Do you suffer from dry, flaky and dull skin? Do you yearn for a bright, glowing complexion? If you said yes, then dermaplaning is ideal for you. This exfoliating treatment uses a small scalpel to gently scrape off the top layer of dry and dead skin cells. Another perk of this procedure is that it takes off all of the peach fuzz that can make makeup look like it is caked on. It will leave you feeling smooth, refreshed and flawless! We recommend dermaplaning once every few months and it should be peppered in with regular facials or microneedling treatments. It’s also a great treatment to try a week or so before a big event as it will allow product to better penetrate your skin and makeup will go on much smoother.

Chemical Peel/Microdermabrasion

Combination procedures like chemical peels and/or microdermabrasions are our most popular facial therapies. These treatments are customized for our clients so they are ideal for any skin type and age. During the chemical peel we use a combination of alpha-hydroxy acids and other ingredients to refine the surface of the skin and improve its appearance. We would then use the PowerPeel microdermabrasion system which exfoliates the skin with a fine spray of micro-crystals that are immediately vacuumed away along with the loosened skin cells. There is no downtime with these procedures, however you may experience some sensitivity or redness after. We recommend a chemical peel and/or a microdermabrasion on a monthly basis to see the best results. It can also be combined with microneedling or dermplaning if you are looking for a more aggressive skincare regime.

Lymphatic Drainage Massage

Clients that have recently had a facial surgery are the ones most benefited by a lymphatic facial massage. In fact, we regularly work with patients at The Plastic Surgery Group to provide their clientele with lymphatic drainage services. These treatments are designed to rid the body of excess fluid and toxins that build up under the skin following a surgery. It is recommend to have at least one treatment approximately one week after surgery, however we do encourage clients to have 2-4 massages as they will only benefit post surgery.

HydraFacial MD

HydraFacial is our newest treatment at Spa One and what is so great about it is that it is perfect for anyone and everyone! The treatment is completely customizable so it allows our estheticians to create a treatment plan that will address your specific concerns and problem areas. HydraFacial treatments typically last between 30 and 60 minutes and leaves your skin feeling totally refreshed and rejuvenated. It’s the perfect treatment to have in a series or as a one-off for an upcoming event or special occasion prep.

One Response to How do I know which skincare treatment is right for me?

  • Kathy says:

    Thank you for your expert explanation of all these state of the art treatments! I can always be confident that Spa One will recommend the right treatments for my individual needs. As I’ve told my friends, Spa One doesn’t blanket sell products and up-charges. My treatments are personalized and my beautiful, glowing skin is testimony to what you can expect to receive there. Being the best you can be is so empowering!

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