Help your clients look young again with these anti-aging and rejuvenating treatments.
Hands can be one of the most telltale signs of a person’s age. Help your clients look young again with these anti-aging and rejuvenating treatments.
Posh Manicure ($38, 1 hour), Wet Paint Nail Spa, Cambridge, Mass.
Description: The salon’s highest-end manicure is billed as “a luxurious hour of exfoliating, moisturizing, and rejuvenating treatments. If you’re still awake at the end, we’ll even polish your nails!”
Products: Qtica Mandarin Honey Sugar Scrub and White Tea Moisture Mask; Akzentz Nail & Cuticle Oil; paraffin.
The Facial Quality: The shea butter in the mask, plus the paraffin dip, provide a deep moisture treatment, while the mask’s kaolin helps draw toxins from the skin. White tea extracts help protect the skin cells against the damaging effects of the sun.
For more information on Qtica products go to www.qtica.com and for Akzentz products go to www.akzentz.com.
Heavenly Hand Treatment Manicure ($35, 1 hour), MG’s Grand Day Spa, Greer, S.C.
Description: This service starts with nail shaping, cuticle minimization, buffing, and a forearm and hand massage. A vitamin-concentrated ampoule is then applied to enhance results. Hands are dipped in a temperature- controlled hydrating mask, with soothing warm towels used to remove the mask. The treatment concludes with application of Jessana nail polish.
Products: Pevonia Vitaminic Concentrate, Silky Skin Body Scrub, Multi- Active Hand Cream.
The Facial Quality: This treatment promotes youthful-looking hands, rendering even sun-damaged hands smoother, softer, and wonderfully re-hydrated.
For more information on Pevonia products go to www.pevonia.com.
Caviar Hand Treatment ($20, 15 minutes), The Spa at Reunion Resort, Orlando
Description: After gently exfoliating and polishing, pure caviar film is first dissolved and then applied onto the client’s hands for immediate anti-aging results. Next, a caviar mask is applied and massaged into the skin for repairing and preventative benefits.
Products: Pevonia Exfo-Zym, Pevonia Caviar Film-O-Tech, Pevonia Caviar Hand Mask, Pevonia Caviar Hand Cream.
The Facial Quality:. The Youth- Renew Caviar Hand Treatment combines several anti-aging ingredients, including caviar, retinol, marine collagen, and repairing vitamins. Similar to a facial, this treatment exfoliates and penetrates the skin. Hands are left rejuvenated, hydrated, and glowing.
Vagheggi’s Rejuvenating Manicure ($35, 1 hour), La Look Inc., Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Description: This manicure not only focuses on the nails but on the skin surrounding the nails. It involves deep exfoliation, hydration, and nourishing action, plus repairing, anti-oxidizing, and anti-redness qualities. It starts with a cleanser that promotes dissolution of lipids trapped in the sebaceous follicles and ends with nail care and polish application. It features two masks (one is a dual mask and scrub) and a double application of a hydrating balm.
Products: Vagheggi Harmony Restructuring Olive Leaves Treatment, Silky Lenitive Olive Leaves Balm, Magic Nourishing Oil, Rehydra Mask, Phytogel Lavapelle Skin Cleanser, Vegetable Hand Cream, and Regulating Essential Oil.
The Facial Quality: The service focuses on skin care and is literally a facial on the hands and arms.
For more information on Vagheggi products go to www.vagheggi.com.