Dermaplaning+Microneedling: an optimal combination

Dermaplaning and microneedling are effective stand alone treatments that can produce optimal results when the two are combined.

Dermaplaning, also known as blading, is a safe and simple skin rejuvenation treatment intended to exfoliate the epidermis and remove vellus hairs (peach fuzz), leaving the skin smoother and looking healthier. This exfoliation allows for your skincare products to penetrate more readily into the deeper layers.
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What is Microneedling?

Microneedling therapy or collagen induction therapy (CIT) is a minimally invasive skin-rejuvenation procedure that involves the use of a device that contains fine needles used to puncture the skin to create a controlled skin injury. Each puncture creates a channel that triggers the body to fill these microscopic wounds by producing new collagen and elastin. Through the process called neovascularization and neocollagenesis, there is improvement in skin texture and firmness, as well as reduction in scars, pore size, and stretch marks. Read more…

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Solving Dry Skin Problems

Weather changes from summer heat to harsh winds, cold temperatures and invariable temperature fluctuations in the fall/winter can do a number on your skin. Temperature changes can make your skin dry, itchy and irritated and if left unattended can compromise your skin’s acid mantle. To maintain a healthy glow to your skin all year round, a mild tweaking of your skin care regimen is necessary to protect the integrity of the acid mantle. To help with your dry skin problems, you can kick start your routine for the fall season on a high gear with these tips:

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Incorrect posture and pain

The human body contains over 600 skeletal muscles, with important functions such as generating movement and keeping our posture correct.

All muscles attach to bones through tendons. As muscles contract, the bones are moved, generating our motion capacity. They are also crucial for posture, as we would not be able to stand erect, bend or even stay motionless without the help of specific postural muscles. Read more…

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Demystifying a Brazilian Bikini Wax

Brazilian bikini is the complete removal of all your hair from the entire bikini area ~ ALL of it! That means front to back, including labia and anus. However, you have the option of leaving some hair at the front.   Below is a diagram to give you an idea of what we can leave behind.

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A Synergistic Approach To Facial Rejuvenation

At Lotus, we have devised a treatment of combining facial acupuncture followed by a daily regimen of Environ products as an alternative treatment specifically for clients looking to avoid invasive surgery, harsh chemical peels and volatile botox solutions.

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Facial Massage

Benefits of Facial Massage Combined With Effective Skin Care Products On Delaying Aging

Many massage therapists, cosmetologists, beauty consultants and their clients have found the hands-on approach of facial massage as an antidote to aging.  It also has the added benefits of reducing stress.

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Eyebrow Artistry

How the brows are shaped – whether it is too short, too long, too arched, or too flat – may accentuate your face in a good or bad way!  Maintained eyebrows enhance your bone structure, size and shape of eyes, and overall shape of face! Read more…

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Understanding Chemical Peels

Years of sun exposure, problematic acne since childhood and aging in most cases leave your skin tone uneven, wrinkled, discolored, spotted or scarred. If you want your skin to look smoother and younger, a chemical peel is very effective at improving it’s texture. The gradual process is a series of visits which combines appropriate chemical solutions to remove the damaged outer layers. Read more…

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