BEAUTY

The New Generation CoolSculpting Elite

The launch of the NEW Generation CoolSculpting Elite is here, what does this mean for the consumer? The NEW CoolSculpting Elite is tai-lor-made to deliver Allergan’s best tech-nology in a model that most people will appreciate. Allergan’s planning and engi-neering to develop this new model was to be at the forefront of the noninvasive body […]

Beauty Spotlight: Lucy Lee

Name and occupation. Lucy LeeChief Executive Officer and Vice Chairwoman, HS Manufacturing Group What is your biggest beauty splurge that you deem necessary? Monthly facials with microdermabrasion. What is the beauty product will you would not leave the house without? SPF – I always use a moisturizer with SPF 30 or 50 (in the summer). […]

How Men Think About Skin Treatment

As a Medical Spa and being part of a growing Beauty Industry, we recognize that there is a difference in how Men perceive this industry. Men who might have scoffed at the idea of any cosmetic procedures just a decade ago are now receiving treatments in record numbers. So what gives? Why are men joining […]

Beauty Spotlight: Christina M. Dipietro

Christina M. DipietroAVP Portfolio Relationship Manager What is your biggest beauty splurge that you deem necessary?   I try to get at least 8 hours of sleep and drink lots of water. What is your workout pick?  Evening walks with my mini-Aussie, Izzy, and 4-5 days at the gym (45 minutes on the elliptical and […]

Hidden Gem in Vienna: Malisse Skin Bar

Tucked away in a group of brick office buildings on Church Street in Vienna, you will find Malisse Skin Bar. I have driven by these cookie-cutter buildings dozens of times and never thought to investigate. I was told about a Master Aesthetician named Mali Amini in Vienna. She was named the Best Aesthetician in the […]

Quarantine Rainbow: Manicure Edition

With more time on our hands than usual, we might as well paint our nails! Not everyone finds themselves in a situation with extra time to fill, of course, but everyone deserves a treat. In moments of physical isolation, we suddenly recall how to do things we can readily do ourselves. So this little public […]

Skin Care Products A myth that involves a client unfortunately parting with too much of their money at Department stores is that the very expensive skin care creams and cleansers are better for the health of your skin than similar products that are much cheaper. It is recommended to buy a Retin  A product, Vitamin […]

Viva Nanofractional Radiofrequency with SmartScan Technology It seems that every few months there is a new device that promises the fountain of youth for aging skin.  Some of them work and some of them don’t. I try everything on the market on myself, my staff and willing volunteers to weed the ineffective ones out. One […]