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Melanoma Awareness

Skin Cancer Awareness Melanoma is the most serious and fastest-growing type of skin cancer. In fact, the Skin Cancer Foundation reported that over 5 million cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the United States each year, and skin cancer is the most common form of cancer. Although this is a scary statistic, the good news is that skin cancer is completely preventable! Melanoma can be caused by UV radiation from the sun, tanning

By |May 7th, 2018|Categories: Skin Care|

Glow From Within

Written by Complexions Makeup Artist, Natalie. You can moisturize, exfoliate and apply all the topical products you want—but if you’re not taking care of your body from the inside, you won’t achieve the glowing skin of your dreams! Here’s my guide to help you glow from within… Avocados: Not only are avocados loaded with fatty acids that help reduce the appearance of aging skin, but they also contain antioxidants, fiber, potassium, magnesium and folate which

By |March 7th, 2018|Categories: Skin Care|
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Five Skincare Resolutions to Make in the New Year

Keeping resolutions can be tough—we know from years of experience. So why not make a few that give you great results, guaranteed, and which have nothing to do with the gym? Making even just one of these resolutions for 2018 will help brighten your day, and your complexion. Wear Sunscreen Everyday Sunscreen isn’t just for the summer! While you might feel the sun more on a hot summer day, your skin is still exposed

By |December 21st, 2017|Categories: Skin Care|

Chemical Peels—Not as Scary as You Think

Remember Samantha’s chemical peel disaster on Sex in the City? The one that had Samantha hiding under a black veil and matching hat, hoping to shield the world from her irritated, red, peeling face? Yes, that scene. Just hearing the words “chemical peel” can be a little intimidating for most, and can stop people from exploring this amazing skincare option. It’s time to demystify the “scary” chemical peel and learn the true benefits

By |September 25th, 2017|Categories: Skin Care|
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Restore & Revitalize While Keeping That Summer Glow

The final days of summer are upon us, which has everyone rushing outdoors to soak up that last bit of summer sun. Whether you’re packing up for one last day at the beach with the family, or just want one more day to lay by the pool with your girlfriends, everyone’s skin ends up a little more “sun-kissed” than we expected. While there is no substitute for applying a good sunscreen, there are

By |September 12th, 2017|Categories: Skin Care, Therapies and Treatments|
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Do you know why it’s important to stay hydrated this summer?

Summertime means spending more time outdoors; playing sports, sunbathing on the beach, picnicking with your family and simply enjoying being outside after the long winter months. Naturally, this means spending more time in the sun and trying to beat the heat and the possibility of dehydration. Did you know more than half of your body is composed of water? All this water helps with critical functions like maintaining body temperature, cushioning and protecting vital

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Fashion for Your Skin

Are you ready for healthy skin? Fun fashion trends are quickly emerging, and they are hot! This spring, enjoy chiffons, silks, and stripes that show off those sleek legs and sexy shoulders. The slip dress has even made a comeback and it’s slinkier and sassier than ever! Before you head out on that spring shopping spree, make sure you provide some fashion for your skin first…meaning, unveil hydrated, smoothed, healthy skin as the

By |March 11th, 2016|Categories: Beauty Products, Skin Care|

Pampering with a Purpose™ – February Facials

At Complexions,  we understand that effective massage goes way beyond the relaxing benefits of  a pampering-oriented visit to the spa. Yes, facials can help clients de-stress and relax, but the often overlooked benefit is what that de-stressing means for your heart. This February's Pampering with a Purpose program is focused on helping you honor Heart Health Month, which is why we are featuring our PCA Oxygenating Facial Trio that also features a massage for

By |February 2nd, 2015|Categories: Skin Care|

Pampering with a Purpose™ – January

It's 2015 and as a part of our effort to help you achieve a happier, healthier you this year, we want to focus on helping you make wellness a part of your lifestyle! Spas originated centuries ago on the premise of health and wellbeing. Despite the modern idea of a “spa day” as a rare treat, this year, we are making an effort to help you get back to the basics.  Complexions has adopted Pampering with

By |January 5th, 2015|Categories: Health, Skin Care|
  • Peaches & Cream Facial at Complexions Spa in Saratoga & Albany NY

Celebrate Summer with these Peachy Specials

Celebrate national Peach Month With Us At Complexions we will be celebrating the National Peach Month with these extra-sweet specials. Check out what's in store for our celebration all month long: Peaches & Cream Facial ($75) Our Peaches & Cream facial begins with thorough cleansing and complexion evaluation to determine skin type and condition. A high-performance herbal enzyme peel featuring peachy summer scents targets signs of aging. Next, you will enjoy a steaming, gentle

By |August 5th, 2014|Categories: Hair Care, Skin Care|