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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...

June 7, 2019

I’ve always had such strange brows. I mean of all the things to be strange on a body, why that?!! They’re super thick, and they grow any way they want to: straight out, up, down. Here’s a few stories of my brow insecurities and the path that finally led me to Leslie’s...

May 31, 2019

I think it may have taken me a few years of being at Body Tonic to really GET why we need antioxidants, and to understand what they really do. Antioxidants and free radicals are mentioned all the time in product advertisements, but what are they really, and why do we c...

May 23, 2019

Maybe it’s the tracking cookies on the interwebs but acne and acne treatments have been showing up all over my social media feeds and in the latest edition of Skin Inc. Not only that, but I was just talking with my daughter over dinner at The Grove the other night abou...

May 18, 2019

Our schedule is always packed with lip enhancements! I'd have to say it's one of the most common enhancements people come in for. Some of our younger clients come in wanting just a little extra plump, others have naturally thin lips and need more volume, and some peopl...

May 10, 2019

CNBC recently published an article (pasted below) about a study that is looking into potentially dangerous chemicals in certain types of sunscreens.  The chemicals in question are in chemical sunscreens, not physical sunscreens. The chemicals are: avobenzone,...

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