Category Archives: Skincare and Makeup

Specialists at our medispa in Lexington and Louisville, KY, share tips and news about treatments and products.

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Factors of Aging

Sometimes regardless how well you take care of your skin, your genetics will overcome your healthy lifestyle. Unfortunately, individuals can be predisposed to skin laxity, wrinkles, and hyperpigmentation. Luckily, skin rejuvenation can reverse both the genetic and lifestyle impacts of aging. A study published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the Journal of the American Society of Plastic surgeons, highlighted just how much lifestyle can affect aging. This study used identical twins to compare how different influences affect facial aging. It showed that 40% of factors that age us are not genetic. This means that the way we choose to live … Continue reading

Top Treatments for People in Their 50s & 60s

If you’re in your 50s or 60s, you may be intimately familiar with some of the most common signs of aging. But what can you really do about them? From laser treatments to BOTOX® Cosmetic here in my Lexington and Louisville med spa, I’m committed to offering only solutions that work for your skin and your lifestyle. Concern 1: Dry and cracked skin Skin tends to lose moisture and resilience as the years pass, so it’s important to replenish it with different products than the ones you used in your 30s and 40s. We offer an arsenal of medical-grade skincare … Continue reading

Medical-grade Skincare vs. Over the Counter Skincare – What You Need to Know

Why choose medical-grade skincare vs. over the counter? We’ve all fallen victim to the hundreds of magazine ads, commercials, or even to that neighbor selling the latest “pyramid scheme” skincare regimen. I hear it almost every time I see a new client. There is an enormous array of products available claiming to treat just about any issue you may have with your skin. So, what is the difference between the products you may find in a department store or at your local drug store versus medical-grade skincare, and is it really worth the investment? The answer is yes, and we … Continue reading

How to Find Your Ideal Sunscreen: The Perfect Balance of Coverage and Cosmetics

You’ve heard it before, from your mother, your friends, and the media: Wear sunscreen! With sunscreen as your primary daily defense against signs of aging and issues like skin cancer, you have no excuse not to slather it on. Especially in the summer. While the labels on some sunscreen products may seem confusing, the staff from our medical spa in Louisville, KY, are here to help you sort out the most important features you should be looking for, like SPF levels and broad spectrum coverage. So take note and check your sunscreen bottles to make sure you have the coverage … Continue reading

Your Summer Skin Care: Top 4 Staff Picks

Hello there, summer! It’s nice to have you back. The heat is here, and we love the season and all of the fun events and gatherings that come with it. Whether you’re in a wedding, headed to a concert, or just want to look fresh for drinks with friends, we want to help you check “gorgeous skin” off your to-do list. We’ve called on some of our staff to share some of their favorite skincare products and treatments, from BOTOX® Cosmetic and laser rejuvenation to sunscreen and serums from our Louisville and Lexington locations. Which one are you most excited … Continue reading