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October 27, 2019

It’s been almost five years since we first introduced the Skin Ceuticals Micropeel. It was just before Thanksgiving in 2014 and I had only worked here for five months. Our Skin Ceuticals rep at that time was Brittany, and we made fast friends. She actually got me into...

October 10, 2019

Our nurse practitioner, Jennifer, is a redhead and recently had lip injections with Gina. I went in to see how it was going and Jennifer said she didn’t think she could get through it. Gina had done about ONE injection! They had used both topical and injectable anesthe...

August 23, 2019

We have one week until September, and as crazy as it sounds, it will soon be time to plan ahead for your medical spa treatments for the holiday season. I’m a Christmas FREAK! I seriously love the holidays. My birthday is December 27th so maybe that has something to do...

August 13, 2019

A friend texted me a selfie the other day and said they had “a med spa question.” They were pointing out an area of skin under the eye that was darker, slightly thinner, with more prominent wrinkles than on the rest of the face. 

I thought this was a great question to s...

July 12, 2019

If you're a nerd like I am, you'll enjoy this article that outlines the research behind the Sciton BBL and how it really does produce a functional genetic change in aging skin so that it is more youthful.

A new study recently published in the Journal of Investigative De...

July 3, 2019

I generally try to wait until I'm back to "baseline" before I get my Botox injections. For me it's not necessarily the lines that stand out the most to me, but more the quality of my skin. It's an almost unidentifiable quality: am I dry? Am I tired? Is my texture bad?...

June 23, 2019

Tear Trough Enhancement

This treatment places filler directly under the eye. The skin in this area is very thin and so the vessels underneath are easily visible, often showing through as dark circles. Bagginess is common in this area as well. When filler (usually Restyl...

June 13, 2019

Over the last five years at Body Tonic, our male clientele has noticeably grown. And just like our female clients, there’s no one “type” of man that comes in for treatments. We have all age ranges and styles. Some come to treat acne scars, some for Botox or Dysport, an...

June 11, 2019

You know how one minute you’re talking to your friend about, oh, say getting a new gym bag, and the next minute you’re scrolling through Instagram and up pops an ad for the newest Under Armour gym bag?? Well, sometimes I feel like those tracking cookies can read my min...

June 9, 2019

If you’ve been a Body Tonic client for awhile, you probably know that microneedling is a staff favorite, and you’ve likely experienced this treatment yourself. For several years the microneedling device we used was called MicroPen and it worked great. But just like all...

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