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Protect Yourself from the Sun

As our planet continues to heat up and the rays grow stronger and stronger with each passing moment, we are faced with a challenge. How do we both get the necessary Vitamin D we need from the sun yet protect our largest organ, our skin. Your skin needs to be exposed to the sun daily [...]

By |2022-08-10T17:48:58-04:00August 10th, 2022|Categories: blog, Skin Care, Sun Protection|Comments Off on Protect Yourself from the Sun

Auriculotherapy Introduction

Many of us have seen Auriculotherapy without knowing exactly what it is or what it does for the human body. Auriculotherapy (ear acupuncture, auriculoacupuncture or Auricular Medicine) has been used worldwide for centuries as a treatment for pain, internal disorders, addictions and so on with tremendous success. The Chinese manual of medicine which was issued [...]

By |2022-06-04T19:26:26-04:00June 4th, 2022|Categories: blog|Tags: |Comments Off on Auriculotherapy Introduction

What is a microcurrent facial?

Microcurrent is a technique estheticians and healthcare professionals use with a handheld device that create electrical signals to stimulate muscles. Think of microcurrent as a non- invasive facelift. The idea behind microcurrent is to lift and tighten muscles on the face. This technique reduces visible signs of aging. Your esthetician will use this device to [...]

By |2022-04-13T17:21:12-04:00April 13th, 2022|Categories: blog|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on What is a microcurrent facial?

What is LED Light Therapy?

LED Therapy (light emitting diode) also called phototherapy is a treatment that uses specific wavelengths of light energy to target and treat a variety of medical and cosmetic conditions including the appearance of wrinkles, joint and muscle pain, and acne. LED is a noninvasive, painless skin modality with no downtime that can be used as [...]

By |2022-01-12T16:50:36-05:00January 12th, 2022|Categories: blog, Skin Care|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on What is LED Light Therapy?

The Importance of Maintaining Well-Hydrated Skin

The popularity of skincare routines has been on the rise in the past few years, with skincare product sales growing by 13% and peaking at $5.6 billion in 2018. However, there are still a lot of misconceptions when it comes to the industry. For example, when people hear the word “hydration”, they often think it [...]

By |2021-09-30T05:34:30-04:00September 30th, 2021|Categories: blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The Importance of Maintaining Well-Hydrated Skin

Its Peel Season

September is here which means fall is right around the corner. Fall usually means back to school, cool weather, and pumpkin spice everything. For us it means it’s the perfect opportunity for peels. Whether you like a harsh peel or a microscopic peel we have both treatments for you. Peels are great for any sun [...]

By |2021-09-08T18:19:42-04:00September 8th, 2021|Categories: About Us, blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Its Peel Season

Summer Blog

Summer is here! We are in the midst of summer and that means beaches, vacations, pools, cookouts and being out in the sun. For most New Englanders that means taking advantage of the 2 ½ months that we have being without the cold weather. With summer comes the sun and with the sun we must [...]

By |2021-07-10T19:18:52-04:00July 10th, 2021|Categories: About Us, Skin Care|Tags: , |Comments Off on Summer Blog

Dermaplaning “The Skin Shaving Treatment”

You’re probably wondering what is this skin “shaving” treatment everyone is getting? It’s all over social media. Why are people doing it? Will my hair grow back thicker or darker? I thought the hair on my face was supposed to protect my skin. Well first and foremost dermaplaning is a mechanical form of exfoliation. It [...]

By |2021-06-03T05:17:39-04:00June 1st, 2021|Categories: blog|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Dermaplaning “The Skin Shaving Treatment”

Understanding the Fitzpatrick scale. Where do you fall under?

Let us talk melanin!  The Fitzpatrick scale is a scale from I-VI based on the amount of pigment in your skin. I am being the lightest and VI being the darkest.  As estheticians sometimes our treatments manipulate the skin to create inflammatory responses to produce quick cell turnover. Inflammation is a response to threats like [...]

By |2021-05-10T18:46:08-04:00May 10th, 2021|Categories: blog, Skin Care|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Understanding the Fitzpatrick scale. Where do you fall under?

Introducing new skin care line Arboretum

My name is Olga Goldberger, I am a scientist with many years of research experience in the labs in Harvard Medical School. Currently I am lucky to work as a Lab Manager in MGH in the best mitochondrial lab in the world! Arboretum Skincare is geared towards mature skin. However, some people start experiencing signs [...]

By |2021-03-02T06:14:09-05:00March 2nd, 2021|Categories: blog, Skin Care|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Introducing new skin care line Arboretum