SUMMER BEAUTY TROUBLESHOOTERS

 

The temperature is rising and the sun is shining and our skin and body are on display. While some welcome the ease of less makeup and clothing, others are faced with a new slew of beauty worries. To the rescue: Safe, fast-acting beauty solutions for some of the season’s most distressing appearance issues. Read on…and relax!

Beauty Fix: Laser Body Hair Removal

Where: Body RX

601 South Hurstbourne Parkway

502-974-3447

Price: Starting at $350 a month for feet or hands.

This could be the summer you finally decide to stop shaving and waxing or worrying about hair at all. The medically-supervised spa offers a full range of laser hair removal services, priced in convenient monthly packages so hair can be treated in all of its growth cycles to achieve permanent results. The team at Body RX uses the Apogee laser with Smart Cool system, which is one of the few hair removal lasers that can treat patients with darker skin types; and with the cooling technology, they reduce the risk of post-treatment irritation or inflammation.  Their cutting-edge technology allows them to treat a huge variety of skin types and tones and deliver great, side-effect free results. It’s worth a call!


Beauty Fix: Botanical Repair Treatment for Hair

Where: Joseph’s Salon & Spa

3938 Dutchman’s Lane

502-897-5369

Price: $16

This deeply moisturizing treatment can be added onto any service to hydrate and strengthen parched, damaged strands. It improves damaged hair up to 84 percent with the power of quinoa protein, leaving hair strong and healthy-looking. Consider it the perfect pre-treatment for a season of sun and swimming.


Beauty Fix: ZO Skin Brightening Treatment

Why: Lighten sun spots and discoloration

Where: Body RX

601 South Hurstbourne Parkway

502-974-3447

Price: $105

This fifty-minute brightening treatment uses citric, salicylic and lactic acids to increase skin brightness and clarity and minimize pore size. It begins with a moisturizing cleansing and mild exfoliation followed by a vitamin-fortified calming massage. After that, an Ossential® Skin Brightening Sheet Masque, with arbutin and green tea, is applied to cleansed skin to prevent excess pigment formation and infuse additional moisture.  The treatment finishes up with an application of ZO® antioxidants, coenzymes and sun protection to inhibit melanin production and stimulate the growth of healthy cells. Start summer off by achieving beautiful, glowing skin and make sure to talk to your esthetician about a smart sun protection regimen before you walk out the door.


 

Beauty Fix: Vomor Hair Extension System

Where: Joseph’s Salon & Spa

3938 Dutchman’s Lane

502-897-5369

Price: Available by consultation

 

If summer leaves you wishing for long, windblown locks that nature can’t seem to provide, Joseph’s has the answer.  They recently brought in beautiful, natural hair extensions (all ethically sourced and manufactured) that are applied in as little as an hour and require maintenance only every six to eight weeks. Available in 12”, 16” or 20” lengths and twenty-eight color options that will blend seamlessly with your own, they offer instant transformation without the damage, time and expense often associated with traditional extensions.


Posted on 2018-05-07 by Christine Fellingham
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