Category Archives: Beauty

Dermapen – Skin Rejuvenation – Connecticut

Aging can be problematic for your self-confidence, because the signs of aging can make you look older and more tired than you feel. If you are looking for a way to rejuvenate your appearance by treating lines, wrinkles and other skin blemishes, you maybe be a candidate for a Dermapen treatment. The Dermapen treatment is a relatively new and advanced skin treatment. The procedure involves a process called microneedling, which works by making tiny channels in the skin. The micro channels may be combined with topical creams, which are more easily absorbed. The skin heals the channels easily, which results in skin rejuvenation. Speak with the professionals at the to […]

Juvederm – Connecticut – Dermal Filler Injections

Time takes a toll on your appearance. For many people, deep creases around the nose, called nasolabial folds, can add years to the look of their face. Fortunately, with Juvederm, there is a solution. Juvederm is a dermal filler that can fill deep creases and wrinkles, helping to keep you looking as young as you feel. Juvederm is a dermal filler that is used to add volume to the skin. It is applied via injection and can last for months. The results are immediately visible. The hyaluronic acid in Juvederm is known for its ability to bond with the skin and volumize support structures. With just one treatment, you can […]

How To Treat Acne Scarring

HOW TO TREAT ACNE SCARRING 40-50 Million Americans suffer from acne, of those a large percentage may end up with scars as a result. “In our Cosmetic Practice a large majority of our consultations are related to acne scarring on the face, chest, and back, states Nikki Rasmussen, RN/aesthetic laser specialist.” Acne sufferers are very self conscious regarding their breakouts and if they are fortunate enough to resolve their acne; some are left with scars that continue to affect their self esteem. Acne scarring is often two distinct types; the first being depressions in the skin that can be shallow or “ice-pick” scars, the second results in discoloration of the […]

Recent Study Shows That the Majority Of Women Over 50 Concerned About Their Skin

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RECENT STUDY SHOWS THAT THE MAJORITY OF WOMEN OVER 50 CONCERNED ABOUT THEIR SKIN A new study of U.S. women ages 50 and older examines the 12.2 percent who say they are satisfied with their body size to unlock the secrets of body satisfaction. The study, published online Oct. 11, 2013 by the Journal of Women & Aging was trying to unlock the secrets of body satisfaction. What researchers found is that even in the small percentage of women who were satisfied with their body, the women were found to rate their skin as one of the main aspects of their appearance that they were dissatisfied with. Why are so […]

Bank your Botox and Save!

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Same Great Service, Same Great Product LOWER PRICE! Take advantage of our Bank your BOTOX® Event and Save $400 or more! Here is what you have to do: 1) Be one of the 15 clients to Call 2) Purchase 100 units or more of Botox We do the rest! Bank your Botox does not expire AND you receive Brilliant Distintions Points towards Allergans other great products such as Juvederm or Latisse. See why our award winning medical spa delivers the BEST results!

Winter Skin Woes

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The winter months are hard on most skin types. Want to maintain that summer glow year round? Here are a few tips to keep you and your skin happy! 1) Incorporate Plants Not into your decorating but into your diet! Green veggies like kale and spinach provide the necessary nutrients (e.g., protein, minerals and vitamins) to nurture and support skin health. 2) Avoid Excess Caffeine and Alcohol Alcohol turns to sugar in the body, and too much sugar can damage skin cells; while caffeine can result in skin inflammation. 3) Rejuvenate with Winter Laser Skin Resurfacing Laser skin resurfacing can treat a variety of skin imperfections including wrinkles, uneven skin […]

Hot Trends In Cosmetic Surgery For 2013

New Year New You..What's Hot for 2013

We have all heard the New Year New You mantra and often times embraced it. However, subtle changes in what is considered, “Hot”, “Trendy” or “In” differ slightly from year to year. The following is an outline of what are the most sought for Cosmetic Procedures in 2013. What’s Hot? Botulism Toxin Type A Botox is the number one non-invasive procedure by far, and that’s unlikely to change anytime soon. Botox is as synonymous with its main ingredient, botulism toxin type A, as Q-tips are to cotton swabs. That said, with products like Dysport and the relatively recent introduction of Xeomin on the market – both of which are derived […]

Peel You Perfect

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With so many peels available, which is the best peel for you? Chemical Peels play an important role in maintaining your overall skin health. Peels when used properly can assist with cellular turnover, diminish fine lines and wrinkles. Although there are numerous peels that go by many different names, there are 3 main classifications which all peels fall under: superficial peels, medium and deep peels. At Yolo we offer all three types and determine what we use based on your concerns, budget and the level of “downtime”. It is our Philosophy, as well as the the philosophy of most top Plastic Surgeons, that deep chemical peels are outdated and unreliable. […]

Black Friday One Day Only Spa Specials

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Join For Black Friday Spa Specials 11/6/2012 For Immediate Release is pleased to offer incredible savings on spa services as well as gift cards on Black Friday, 11/23/2012 from 2:00-6:00pm. Attendees at this event can select services that are 50% off. Services include the much desired Lunchtime chemical peels or medical microdermabrasion, as well as some surprise services. In addition Yolo will be offering their popular “Bank Your Botox” priced at $10/unit. *certain restrictions apply. Gift Cards For those that want to give the gift that won’t ever by returned, Yolo’s Give and Receive Spa-liday gift card special is sure to please. The day of the event purchase a $100 […]

Celebrity Botox Trivia

Barely a day goes by when there isn’t some sort of Botox story thrown into the mix. So popular is the cosmetic injectable, in fact, even Miss Piggy has discussed it. “I’m 99 percent Botox,” the sassy swine recently revealed. She’s not the only celebrity who has something to say about the world’s most famous wrinkle-blocker, however. Take the quiz now to see if you can guess what the following stars had to say about this past decade’s wonder drug. Source: Boston Beauty Med Spa