Sanctuary Salon and Med Spa your secret weapon for skin care in 2019

Sanctuary Salon and Med Spa your secret weapon for skin care in 2019 Gone are the days when our daily routine of skincare consisted of cleanse, tone and moisturize. The world of skincare and anti-aging treatments has developed into cutting edge technology with high quality, premium anti-aging products with the focus on demand for personalized skincare solutions for the savvy consumer. Clients are on a journey of exploration, ... [Read more]

The Evolution of Skin Rejuvenation

The Evolution of Skin Rejuvenation Hydra Refining Facial treatment is the latest development in the evolution of dermabrasion techniques, a skin rejuvenation treatment with immediate results after just one treatment. The Hydra Refining Facial treatment is a different kind of skin-enhancing treatment because of how it thoroughly exfoliates, hydrates and rejuvenates to instantly improve the overall appearance of the skin. Sanctuary ... [Read more]

SKIN CARE AT ANY AGE

SKIN CARE AT ANY AGE Aging gracefully means taking the absolute best care of what you have! As we age, it is important to realize that your skin needs extra attention and what worked in our 20s won’t do us any favors in our 30s, 40s, much less our 50s! You must properly take care of your skin and adhere to your skin requirements tailoring to that particular point in your life by developing a skin care regimen that can keep ... [Read more]

TEENAGERS AND SELF ESTEEM

Adolescence is an exciting time, but it can also be a troublesome time for many teens. And in a culture saturated with digitally altered images, raising teens with high self esteem can be a daunting task! When puberty causes emotional and physical changes, teens can often become unhappy or self conscious of their appearance which can greatly affect their confidence, mental outlook and social life. Did you know that more than 40 percent of adolescents are affected by acne due to puberty and ... [Read more]

Pigmentation Explained – Everything you need to know!

Do you see freckles, sun spots, skin discoloration and age spots when you look in the mirror? Say goodbye to discoloration and hello to flawless skin with fast and simple Laser Skin Pigmentation Treatments. Dark spots, sun spots – What is Pigmentation? Let me explain your uneven complexion and suggest solutions for a clearer, brighter skin. You may not have deep frown lines or crows fee, but if you feel like you are ageing, chance are its thanks to uneven skin tone. It is these ageing ... [Read more]

LASER HAIR REMOVAL AND YOUR SKIN TYPE

Before starting laser hair removal, it’s important to know that there is a direct effect on which type of laser hair removal treatments you can have based upon your skin type. Skin types are categorized by the Fitzpatrick scale on a sliding scale between 1 and 6. In its simplest form, the Fitzpatrick scale is a way to classify how easily someone can get sunburn with Type 1 being the lightest of skin which never tans and always burns to Type 6 being a very dark skin tone which never burns. Determining ... [Read more]

TEENS, SELF ESTEEM, AND THE SPA SCENE!

Adolescence is an exciting time, but it can also be a troublesome time for many teens. When puberty causes emotional and physical changes, teens can often become unhappy or self conscious of their appearance which can greatly affect their self esteem! Move over grown-ups, teens are invading the spa scene. Teens are now getting into the spa scene and taking the initiative to begin taking care of themselves. Stress is a major concern for many teens with the demands of school, sports, relationships, ... [Read more]

Men and Spa Treatments

Think spas are strictly reserved for women? Think again. Research show that more men visit spas today than ever before. No longer must his romance-seeking wife or partner drag a man into the spa. Men have become acclimated to this once-mysterious world, and they are having a growing influence over the services now offered by spas. However, men do not have the long history of personal grooming habits that women do but still want to appreciate that their skin feels and looks better afterwards, ... [Read more]

What you may not know about Sunscreen

.ulstyle { font-size: 14px; line-height: 20px; padding-left:25px; } .ulstyle li { margin-bottom: 5px; } In 2011, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) revamped labeling requirements for sunscreen manufacturers. The FDA made changes as to how sunscreens are marketed in the United States as part of the Agency’s ongoing efforts to ensure that sunscreens meet modern-day standards for safety and effectiveness and to help consumers have the information they need so they can choose ... [Read more]

Bring on the Moisture

With all the rain, cold and warm weather that changes seemingly in an instant here in Florida, one of the most important attributes for your skin is hydration, no matter what time of year it is or where you live. While the colder, drier winter months make moisturization needs more obvious, being properly hydrated is a must year round. It is only with proper hydration in the form of adequate water intake, daily home care products and professional treatments that balance in skin is achieved, assuring ... [Read more]