Category Archives: Medical Spa & Skin Care

My Acne Journey | From Blemished to Blushing

-By Chloe Foster, Spa Coordinator Acne has been a struggle of mine since my teen years. In my early adulthood, my acne had completely cleared. However, with the pandemic and the constant mask-wearing, the breakouts returned. Acne affects many things, but most importantly, my confidence. So, here’s a look into my acne journey and how …

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How Do I Get Rid of Dark Patches of Pigmentation (Melasma)?

-By Alyssa Wing, LPN Melasma is a condition of the skin where dark patches and spots appear. I personally have melasma on my forehead, so I know how it feels to be uncomfortable in your own skin, especially when you have a dark spot that's noticeable. Melasma is typically caused by birth control pills, an …

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Sunscreen | Not Just for Summer

-By Karen Bratcher, Licensed Esthetician Most commonly, we think about wearing sunscreen during the summer, when the sun is brighter and the temperatures are warmer, but in reality, it should be worn year-round. Let’s break down who should use it, why we use it, how it protects us, and how it should be used. Who …

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Product Spotlight | Revision Skincare Intellishade®

-By Mallory Leach, Licensed Esthetician In the summer months, my two skin concerns are hyperpigmentation and dryness as sun exposure triggers pigment and dehydrates my skin. Because these conditions can be a constant battle, I like to use products that both protect and correct my skin. It's essential to use a product that has ingredients …

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A Little Planning Goes a Long Way for Fabulous Skin

–by Emily Dory, Spa Coordinator Whether you have a big event coming up, such as a wedding, a reunion or even a vacation, or a certain date in mind when you want to look your best, it's important to plan out your spa appointments so that you can get the most out of both the …

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Springtime Skincare Routine

It's that time of year again! After months of snow and freezing temperatures, winter has (almost) left us, leaving an aftermath of dry and itchy skin. The point is, while we may be more than ready to jump right into spring, our skin needs a little more time to adapt. Here are tips to help …

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April is Rosacea Awareness Month

-by Nicole Hull, LE Hey! Nicole here! With the cold, harsh winter months finally behind us, it's time to spring forward and re-evaluate our skin care routines! April is National Rosacea Awareness Month, and dealing with this condition myself, I’m always on the hunt for products and ingredients that will keep my skin cool, calm, …

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Medical Spa Treatments While Pregnant? Find Out What’s Safe!

-by Rachel Marino Noto, RN, LE Pregnancy comes with many exciting and unknown feelings. And re-imagining your skincare routine may be one change, as you still want to take care of yourself but also be mindful of healthy, safe products for baby. Here at Q the Medical Spa, we have many skincare options available that …

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Want a Pretty Pout?

-by Priscilla DiVincenzo, MSN, FNP Lips have been the hot topic on social media, from fillers to lip flips to lip-enhancing products. In today's society, we are seeing more and more women, and men, seeking out options for a bigger pout. But achieving plump lips doesn’t always mean resorting to fillers right away. It could …

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Skin-Vestments

-by Emily Dory, Spa Coordinator Skin-vestment: The action or process of investing time and money with the expectation of achieving healthy, glowing, and supple skin in the future. What does skincare mean to you? Believe it or not, it is much more than just applying products on our skin. We believe it is a form …

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