NEW At the MedSpa of Rhode Island: Biopelle® Tensage®

We would like to take a moment to introduce to you our new Growth Factor!!

Biopelle Tensage

It’s a fact. Your skin thins with age and sun damage. This makes it more prone to fine lines and wrinkles. Also, when you undergo certain dermatologic procedures such as chemical peels, laser therapy or microdermabrasion, your skin undergoes more damage as part of the process.

Hundreds of millions of years ago, during a period when our planet was bombarded by extreme radiation, a little snail evolved a method to protect itself, a secretion of growth factors and glycoproteins that covered its skin. This special fluid was absorbed and healed the damage from the sun’s rays, almost instantaneously!

After years of research, European scientists have discovered a unique way to harness this growth factor to help damaged human skin: Tensage® SCA Technology (which stands for Secretion of Cryptomphalus Aspersa, a type of snail).

Tensage SCA Technology is available in a variety of strengths. Each of the Tensage® products has a Biorepair Index Number, which indicates the strength and percentage of SCA in the product. Your skin care specialist will help you determine which products are appropriate for the level of repair and rejuvenation you desire.

Benefits of Tensage:

  • firmer looking skin with renewed rejuvenation
  • smoothes the appearance of fine lines
  • softens the appearance of coarse wrinkles
  • helps skin damaged by photoaging
  • faster recovery of skin appearance following dermal procedures
  • increased hydration for softer skin

What is the Ultimate Daytime Facial Cream Combo?
It is Revision’s 30% Vitamin C Lotion & Intellishade.

Why you ask?
Revision’s 30% Vitamin C lotion gives you noticeable results quickly by helping to even out your skin tone and give you a beautiful glow.

Points of Interest are:

  1. Highest concentration of THD ascorbate available in physician offices
  2. Gentle, time released
  3. Potent antioxidant that stimulates collagen and brightens the skin

Revision’s Intellishade is a unique 3-in-1 cream. It’s properties include a  broad spectrum sunscreen, anti-aging moisturizer, and has a sheer tint to match all skin types.

Points of Interest are:

  1. SPF 45
  2. Peptides & antioxidans (anti-aging)
  3. Available in matte for oily skin or original for normal to dry skin
  4. Tint helps tone down any redness or imperfections on the skin
  5. Intellishade works great layered over the Vitamin C 30% Lotion.

Here at the MedSpa of Rhode Island we would like to introduce to you 2 NEW PRODUCTS!!

Revision’s DEJ Face Cream

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This comprehensive face cream takes a new approach to aging skin using the most advanced technology.

Formulated with the highest quality of extracts, peptides and antioxidants, NEW D.E.J face cream™ helps to improve the overall appearance of the face. In a 12 week clinical study, 97% of clinical study participants showed an improvement in smoothness, brightness and wrinkles.

Revision’s Vitamin C Lotion 30%

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This Vitamin C lotion is formulated with the newest, highly stabilized form of Vitamin C for healthy, radiant skin. The 30% formula contains one of the strongest concentrations of Vitamin C available.

  • Contains THD Ascorbate, a very powerful form of Vitamin C
  • Brightens dull skin
  • Provides a full line-up of antioxidants, including Vitamin E and Coenzyme Q10
  • Reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
  • Includes the latest stabilization and delivery technologies
  • Moisturizes and conditions skin with naturally derived Squalane

I get numerous phone calls a day asking what services our aesthetician offers and I list off all the different services she provides. After going through the list of services I always explain how the Hydrafacial is our most popular facial. The prospective client on the other end of the phone asks the same question every client asks… “What is so special about the Hydrafacial; why is it your most popular facial?”

The Hydrafacial is our most popular facial because you see and feel an instant difference! Yes, INSTANT. “How?” you ask? It is because the Hydrafacial combines 3 treatments into 1! It is a microdermabrasion, facial, and chemical peel all in one! Anne will do mild extractions as needed and finish the Hydrafacial with a combination of antioxidants, peptides, and a hyaluronic acid (all things needed for great, healthy skin!).

You can get this fabulous treatment once a week if you really wanted to but most of our clients come once every 4-6 weeks for healthy skin maintenance.

 

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Call us today to schedule an appointment with Anne, our medical aesthetician, so she can help you choose which Vitamin A products would work best for your skin!

This is a tasty, nutrient dense side dish. Eating anti-inflammatory foods will help your skin to glow from the inside out.

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Watermelon: Some of the skin loving vitamins watermelon has to offer are:

  • Lycopene
  • Zinc
  • Copper
  • Selenium
  • Vitamins A&C

Plus it is 92% water and full of electrolytes to help keep you hydrated!

 

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Avocado: Rich in monosaturated fats, which help support heart health, Omega 3 & Vitamin E all working together to help fight inflammation.

Recipe
2 Avocados, pitted & cubed
1/2 Watermelon, cubed
2-3 Tbsp Lime Juice
2 tsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Salt & Pepper to taste

You can also add feta or goat cheese and chopped red onion
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JUNE FACIAL SPECIALS

HYDRAFACIAL MD PACKAGE OF 3

Great for all skin types, the HydraFacial MD® Treatment is not only highly effective at improving overall skin health, but also excellent for remedying:

  • Fine Lines and Wrinkles
  • Elasticity & Firmness
  • Skin Tone Evenness & Vibrancy
  • Skin Texture
  • Hyperpigmentation/Photo Damage
  • Oily/Congested Skin
  • Enlarged Pores
  • Advanced Signs of Aging

VITAMIN C FACIAL PACKAGE OF 3

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To restore radiance, this superb treatment infuses Vitamin C to improve signs of sun damage. Skin will appear brighter, firmer, and more radiant.

Call 401-336-3770 for our special package pricing and to make an appointment with Anne, our medical aesthetician, today. We look forward to seeing you.

I am often asked by patients why Vitamin C facials are a great summer facial option.  What are they and what do they do?

Vitamin C facials are hydrating and nourishing for dry, sun damaged skin.  They also lighten and brighten your skin and because Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant it helps protect your skin from sun damage.

They differ from other types of facials in that they don’t make you sensitive to sun, which can cause itching or redness.  The Med Spa of Rhode Island has medical grade products for administering these highly effective treatments. Our aesthetician is also highly experienced in providing these kind of treatments and has the ability to customize each treatment for your individual needs.

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Now that summer has arrived we all want to get our bodies back in shape.  Remember though, your skin needs as much care as the rest of your body!

Call now to schedule your complimentary consultation with Anne our medical aesthetician!

Have a great summer and wear your sunscreen!

Introducing a New CentreFARS
Health Partner:

Dr. Andrea Doyle and the Med Spa of Rhode Island at the
Centre for Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery introduce their
newest Health Partner:
 Pilates West Bay

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The Centre for Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery believes that whole health is a combination of balanced diet, regular exercise, and positive outlook.  We strongly encourage all of our patients to pursue the goals of healthy living that include skin care, a thoughtful attitude towards food, and exercise as a daily habit.

As part of helping our clients and patients work toward their overall health goals, we are developing Whole Health Partnerships with a variety of Rhode Island health and fitness providers. We encourage our patients to use these partnerships to pursue a health-positive lifestyle.

Pilates can be especially useful for patients that have undergone mastectomy and breast reconstruction, as well as maintaining results after weight loss and body contouring surgery.  Remember, you should consult with your primary physician before you begin any exercise regimen.

We are pleased to introduce our Whole Health Partner, Pilates West Bay.  Pilates West Bay provides creative physical fitness programs in a warm and welcoming environment to help you feel “good in your body your whole life long.”

Their innovative classes include Pilates, GYROTONIC®, Total Body Reformer, PhysicalFusion Barre, and more.

Click here to begin the transition to a healthy, fit lifestyle.