CaloSpa Rejuvenation Center's Blog

The Woes of Hyperpigmentation

  When it comes to our skin, hyperpigmentation can be one of the most feared prognoses. Some people are born with hyperpigmentation; others develop the darkened pigment over time. Hyperpigmentation is simply the excess production of melanin in our skin. Melanin is what gives our skin its pigment or color. Specific skin cells, called melanocytes, create the melanin seen on our skin as spots, freckles, large patches, masks, or even all over the entire body. While the term hyperpigmentation makes us cringe in the skin care world due to our sought after “flawless skin”, it actually isn’t harmful and usually … Continue reading

Louisville Skincare Evaluation Leads to Meeting Your Skincare Needs

Here at CaloSpa we offer so many amazing treatments and services, from advanced physician-directed skincare to state-of-the-art lasers. We have written many informative blogs over the years letting you know about the treatments we offer, what our favorites are and why. However, today I want to get back to the basics. Maybe you have been a client here at CaloSpa for several years or maybe you’ve just scheduled your first visit to our medispa. Whatever the situation may be it is important to take the time to individualize your goals and treatment path. That is why I believe everyone needs … Continue reading

You’ve Heard of Sunscreen. Have You Heard of Superscreen?

The one. The only. SUPERSCREEN! Did you know that UV rays aren’t the only rays from the sun that age your skin? Just when you thought your sunscreen had it all covered – let me tell you there is a whole other ray that we have not been protecting our skin from! SkinMedica has discovered a way to protect our skin from one of the most harmful rays, IR-A, or Infrared-A. These rays penetrate deeper into the skin than UVA and UVB rays. IR-A rays can cause signs of aging and penetrate the deepest into our skin. These IR-A rays … Continue reading

Guys + Skincare. Usually these are two words that don’t mix!

Guess what? Now they do! Men are usually notorious for being lax when it comes their faces but now we are seeing a high volume of men who want to get started on a skincare regimen. Most skincare is directed towards women these days but at Calospa we have great products that are simple and easy for men who want to step up their skin game. We have put together an easy skincare plan directed towards men from one of our favorite lines here at CaloSpa, Revision, which any guy can follow!   1-  Brightening Facial Wash: Ideal for all … Continue reading

New and Improved Microneedling Technology at Calospa

At Calospa we love offering our patients treatments we know will deliver beautiful results. Microneedling has been one of the fastest growing therapies we offer, and in the world of skincare as a whole. As a provider, I can say it is because the results are outstanding! We recently transitioned to a new microneedling device- the Rejuvapen, that allows for precisely customized treatments, as well as minimal downtime. Before I go any further, I will answer a very popular question–“Does it hurt?!”. I understand that “needling” sounds scary! The Rejuvapen uses a single use, fine gauge needle cartridge that has … Continue reading