Gua Sha Facial Guide: Everything You Need To Know

You have probably seen Gua Sha stones being used all across social media platforms marketed as the new “it” facial tool. These sleek stones are now being featured in spas, in the homes of celebrities, and have even graced the pages of Harper's Bazaar. However, the practice of Gua Sha has been a part of Traditional Chinese Medical Theory for hundreds of years and has a rich history. In fact, the practice of Gua

By |August 31st, 2021|Categories: Complexions Spa|

Back-to-School Hair

School’s in session! Whether you’re the one headed back to class or your kids are returning for another school year, give your hair the refresh it needs after a long summer. Chlorine, sun, and salt water all contribute to dry, dull, damaged hair. Here are some of our top tips for your next back-to-school hair salon appointment.  Add A Professional Deep Conditioning Treatment Professional conditioning treatments are a wonderful addition to your next back-to-school

By |August 11th, 2021|Categories: Complexions Spa|
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Younger, Tighter Skin with Microcurrent

Looking for a more lifted, youthful appearance without going under the knife? Look no further than microcurrent facials! Microcurrent is one of the most popular anti-aging treatments at Complexions.  What Is Microcurrent?  Microcurrent first began in the late 1900’s as a treatment for Bell’s Palsy. After the face-lifting effects were noticed, the beauty industry took advantage and began using this technology in facials. Since their development, these facials have risen in popularity due to

By |May 25th, 2021|Categories: Complexions Spa|

How To Maintain Your Professional Spray Tan

Summer is right around the corner and glowing skin is always in! A beautiful tan makes you look and feel healthier, slimmer, and more radiant. While you may be tempted to bask in the sun for hours, spray tanning is a much safer option. Here at Complexions Spa we offer spray tan packages year round to ensure you’re always glowing and feeling your best. If you do opt for sunless tanning this summer, here

By |May 3rd, 2021|Categories: Complexions Spa|

Spring Beauty: Mask Edition

Spring beauty looks a bit different this year - traditionally spring is a time for vibrant lip colors, pastel cheeks, and dewy foundation. But wearing masks for the most of the day is making us rethink spring beauty trends. We’ve compiled our top spring beauty tips that are mask friendly but still celebrate the warming weather and new life that spring brings. Ditch The Heavy Foundation  This year spring beauty is all about giving

By |April 1st, 2021|Categories: Complexions Spa|

The Truth About Sun Protection

In my experience, most people do not understand the importance of using sun protection. Our body’s defense against these damaging rays’ results in thickened and darker skin.  A tan is not your friend, it is a reaction to these damaging rays and the source of free radical damage. Although melanin becomes protective, it’s the process of producing the tan that causes the damage. Our melanocytes produce more granules of melanin to absorb and scatter

By |August 4th, 2020|Categories: Complexions Spa|
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DIY Beauty Tips With Denise

https://youtu.be/_td4RHcpHqA   Hello everyone, welcome I'm so happy to be here. I thank Saratoga Living magazine for inviting me to spend some time with you this evening while we're all staying safely in our homes. Tonight we're going to talk about do-it-yourself beauty and wellness solutions. When we all first found out that we were going to be spending some time at home without being able to visit our favorite spa and salons

Acne: Causes, Treatments, and Tips

While acne is expected during teenage years, it can often follow us well into adulthood – frustrating, we know! Acne is one of the most common skin disorders in the United States affecting as many as 50 million Americans annually. While it does typically affect adolescents during puberty due to hormones, it can occur at any age.  Acne occurs when pores become clogged with dead skin cells, oil, and bacteria. Acne can show up

By |February 25th, 2020|Categories: Complexions Spa|

Summer Sun Safety

Summer days are filled with trips to the beach with friends, lounging by the pool, and endless barbecues outside. While we’ve all found ourselves dreaming about the warmer weather, we have to be mindful of our exposure to the sun. Proper summer sun safety is essential to healthy skin - and it allows us to enjoy our time in the sun guilt-free! Why Do We Get Sunburns? The sun emits invisible rays of ultraviolet

By |June 27th, 2019|Categories: Complexions Spa|

How Stress Can Impact Your Body

This should come as no surprise - stress is the number one reason people visit a spa! We generally use the word "stress" when we’re feeling overwhelmed and can’t cope with the pressures placed upon us. Life is full of near-constant triggers that we all must navigate, but are you aware of the effects of stress on your body and well-being? Have you noticed a dull, lingering ache in your neck or your head?