HEALTH

Medspa treatments can reverse some of the sun’s harmful effects on your skin Ultraviolet light from the sun damages skin and causes age spots, hyperpigmentation, wrinkles, enlarged pores, broken capillaries and dryness and contributes to rosacea, acne and spider veins. After age 40, skin is less able to regenerate, and you start to see the […]

Flattering, 50’s style dresses have made a comeback, and they are fun and easy to style.  I’m wearing a floral vintage piece found at the Falls Church consignment store, New To You.  I wore the belt as a choker necklace and decided to incorporate pops of black with it, to give it a more modern […]

My Favorite Treatment: Vanquish Adipose Tissue Melting Adipose Tissue Melting will help you achieve aesthetic improvement regardless of your lifestyle. You will not be required to exercise or alter your dietary habits. However, the treatment results give you a head start to a better looking body. Most patients feel motivated to take care of themselves […]

Preserving the beauty of your skin is something that I spend a lot of time discussing with my clients. It’s the secret to staying youthful-looking as you age! Using good skin care products and being consistent about it will keep your skin healthy, radiant, and beautiful! The most important aspect of keeping your skin looking […]

A makeup artist from NBC News 4 shares her tricks of the trade. We’ve seen a massive shift in beauty trends over the last few years; thick eyeliner, bright lipstick and rouged cheeks are out while neutral lids, baby lips and glowing skin are in. According to a makeup artist from NBC News 4, the […]

What do you picture when you hear the words permanent makeup? Eyebrows that look like they were drawn on with a Sharpie? A dark lip liner? Heavy eyeliner? That image may have been true in the late 1970s when the permanent makeup industry first came into its own, but changes in equipment and techniques mean […]

Semi-permanent lash treatments are taking over the beauty industry. When it comes to looking more bright-eyed and awake, local makeup artists say it comes down to one body part: your eyelashes. Long, dark lashes create instant glamour, but there’s more to using mascara than meets the eye. With so many products claiming to be the […]

THE CONNECTION BETWEEN THE SPECIALTIES OF: Pediatric Dental Medicine, Sleep Medicine & Orthodontics Dr. Rishita Jaju, specialist in pediatric dentistry gives Dr. Calkins and our community  her insight into the relationship between sleep-disordered breathing, pediatric dentistry and the specialty of orthodontics.