How To Keep Your Skin and Body Healthy This Fall and Winter

How to keep your skin and body healthy this Fall and Winter. Everyone has a daily skincare regimen that they follow without fail. Every day, it’s wake up, you’re your face, exfoliate, moisturize—and don’t forget the sunscreen! These are practices that should be followed every day not only for you to be looking your best, but…

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Body Contouring: The Shape of Things to Come

Body Contouring the Shape of Things to Come. While there are many benefits to living in a modern society (smartphones, working from home, the readily availability of resources), it has also brought on an increasingly less mobile group of Americans that struggle with their weight. In the last ten years, bariatric surgery, a medical procedure…

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Fractora

When it comes to skin rejuvenation treatments, you want the biggest bang for your buck as well as the quickest and most painless option possible. Fractora is a skin rejuvenation treatment that tightens and lifts the face while treating fine lines, wrinkles, and even photo damage. This painless procedure requires no downtime or anesthesia, and…

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Keep Your Skin Hydrated During the Summer

Blue Sky Med Spa can help keep your skin hydrated during the summer. Summer is a wonderful time of year, complete with beach days, road trips, and fresh summer food and drink. But with the warm weather comes potentially damaging factors that can make our skin look dull and lifeless. This summer, keep your skin…

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Non-Invasive Anti-Aging Techniques

Check out our Non-Invasive Anti-Aging Techniques. As we age, our skin loses elasticity and fine lines become visible on our faces. In addition to lost elasticity, our skin also becomes thinner and drier, lacking the radiance and “glow” of our youth. Thankfully, we live in a modern era with modern treatments for all your aging…

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Keep Your Skin “Forever Young” This Summer

Keep Your Skin “Forever Young” This Summer! As you know youthful, radiant looking skin is the dream for millions of women across the country. Unfortunately, with age brings the appearance of wrinkles, sunspots, freckles and exhausted looking skin. It can feel impossible to meet the unrealistic expectations of photoshopped celebrities and social media. As we…

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Compression Therapy and How it Works

“Compression Therapy” refers to wearing sock or stockings specifically created to improve circulation in the legs. Anyone with swelling, fatigue or discomfort in their legs can benefit from compression therapy, but it is primarily recommended for wound care or for patients with chronic venous disease. Venous disease occurs when blood flows abnormally through the veins…

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5 Ways To Keep Your Legs Healthy

Legs take us places. So why are they typically taken for granted? Many people only pay attention to legs when experiencing discomfort or injury. At Pacific Vein Care, we believe a human body part that walks an average of 6000 steps per day deserves more. Instead of neglecting limbs on a daily basis, legs should…

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Give Your Face a Spring Tune-Up

Give your face a Spring tune-up. The calendar says it is now spring here in Northern Illinois. With the onset of April, comes a desire to do a little spring cleaning. What about a spring facial clean-up? Specialized clean – While do-it yourself products can provide a surface level clean, experts have the tools to…

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February Skin Care Specials at Blue Sky Med Spa

Have the dry air and bright sun of winter taken a toll on your skin? Escape and check out our February skin care specials at Blue Sky Med Spa this month to rejuvenate your skin and your mood. At Blue Sky, we know that “when you look good, you feel good.” Blue Sky’s is offering…

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Six Tips to Stick with Your Workout Plan

The new year is here! Starting a regular exercise program always seems to be at the top of everyone’s resolution list. With a new workout program comes a plethora of health benefits including weight loss, increased endurance, more stable moods and better overall health. For individuals with varicose veins, low impact exercise such as swimming,…

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How Varicose Vein Treatment Improves Health

A New You for the Holidays and New Year: How varicose vein treatment improves health Varicose veins are not just unsightly; they can be painful and result in more serious complications such as ulcers and hemorrhaging. With the New Year rapidly approaching, this time of year is the perfect opportunity to take charge of your…

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Skin Care Specials for a Beautiful Holiday Season

Skin Care Specials for a Beautiful Holiday SeasonSkin Care Specials for a beautiful Holiday Season. The hustle and bustle of the “most wonderful time of the year” can also bring a great deal of stress as you try to fit it all in. It can also mean forgetting to take care of yourself as you…

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Feel Good in Your Skin With Blue Sky Med Spa

Feel Good in Your Skin With Blue Sky Med Spa Feel good in your skin with Blue Sky Med Spa! Crow’s feet? Rosacea? Ingrown hairs? These may not be things we want to talk about, but they’re also not going away. Our skin is one of the most weathered and well-used parts of our body.…

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Back to School Fall Spa Specials

Check out our back to school fall spa specials! With fall officially here, it’s easy for moms to forget about their needs and well being as they focus on getting kids acclimated to a new school year. There’s one more item on your school supply list that deserves attention… your health, beauty and wellness. Now that…

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The Benefits of Laser Services at Blue Sky Medical Spa

The Benefits of Laser Services at Blue Sky Medical Spa Laser services are able to treat a variety of problematic, stubborn, and unsightly conditions. From acne to unwanted hair growth, nail fungus, spider veins, skin tags, and more, laser therapy can benefit you! You don’t have to live indefinitely with these problems. A medical spa…

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The Benefits of Medical Skin Treatments

The benefits of medical skin treatments are abundant. Did you know that Botox isn’t just for foreheads? Botox can treat crow’s feet, overactive eye muscles and other muscle spasms, frown lines, and even migraine headaches and excess sweating. Botox works by temporarily paralyzing muscles, such as the ones that make our facial expressions, so that…

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Don’t Forget About Dad This Father’s Day

It’s officially June and that means beautiful weather, fun in the sun and plenty of summer recreation. With all of the excitement that summer brings, it can be easy to forget that the June 19th is Father’s Day.  This is an important day to celebrate all that dads do for us.  Often times, shopping for…

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Mother’s Day Gifts from Blue Sky Med Spa

Mother’s Day gifts from Blue Sky Med Spa! Have you gotten the special lady in your life a gift yet? Mother’s Day is the third biggest holiday for sending cards, behind Christmas and Valentine’s Day. Moms often receive flowers on this day as well, but if you want to get her something more useful than…

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Benefits of Micro-needling

Micro-needling is the latest trend in anti-aging skin care. Even though it’s seeing a surge in popularity, micro-needling has been around for some time. Micro-needling therapy is minimally invasive skin rejuvenation procedure that involves rolling fine needles over the skin. These needles puncture the skin to create a controlled skin injury. It may sound bad,…

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Spring Renewal at Pacific Vein Care

Spring Renewal at Pacific Vein Care! Spring is here… Are your legs warm weather ready, or are your spider veins going to keep them covered? Get rejuvenated at Pacific Vein Care and Blue Sky Med Spa just in time for shorts season! Although the physical appearance aspect is one of the top concerns for most…

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Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is known as the holiday of love. It is punctuated by flowers, chocolates, poetic greeting cards and paper hearts. About 150 million cards are exchanged for Valentine’s Day each year, making it the second most popular card-sending holiday next to Christmas. But do you know the history behind why we celebrate February 14th…

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Compression Therapy

Vein disease plagues about one in three Americans over the age of 45 and compression therapy can help. Varicose veins are an unfortunate family trait, often appearing in the form of oversized, bulging, bluish cords easily visible under the skin. Sometimes they do not bulge, but rather are small, purplish, flooded capillaries called spider veins.…

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Give the Gift of Good Health

Give the gift of good health! Blue Sky Med Spa is a new branch of our Pacific Vein Care clinic, with an emphasis on spa services like massages, facials, and laser treatment. The holidays can be a stressful time of year for most adults. Treat your spouse, mom, sibling, or best friend to a Blue…

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