Colorescience: The Only Make-Up You Need

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When it comes to make-up, our clients tend to fall in to two categories: those who wear it, and those that don’t. With so many brands, colours, shades, and products to choose from, stepping into stores like Sephora or even strolling the drugstore can become overwhelming. Luckily, no matter how much or little you wear it, we have a one-stop solution: Colorescience. Whether you’re heading to work or a night on the town, Colorescience Mineral Make-Up is versatile, easy to use, and (more importantly) won’t pollute your skin. As medical estheticians, we see a lot of people visit us with …

Frustrated Over Your Skin Care? You’re Not Alone

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You’ve spent hundreds of dollars on the latest skin care products. You religiously exfoliate, cleanse, and moisturize. You visit us for Microdermabrasion and Photorejuvenation treatments, and while you experience results, after a few weeks it’s back to breakouts and inflammation. What’s the deal? We see this type of scenario all the time. So many of our clients are willing to spend hundreds of dollars on a ‘quick fix’ to their skin issues, yet they don’t realize it’s stemming from the same source: the products. Unfortunately, not all skin care lines are created equal. Despite their claims and glossy advertisements, many …

Urban Body Staff Pick: The Dermal Roller

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We’re so excited to talk about one of our favourite products, the Dermal Roller! For a limited time, if you purchase a Dermal Roller you’ll receive a free treatment, valued at $200! So what exactly is it? We’ll explain. The thought of needles makes many of us start to cringe. From the day we’re born, needles have always been affiliated with pain and illness; something that is forced upon us in order to protect or heal. Even as adults, this fear continues to linger. But what if we told you that there are actually needles that can make you look …

The Year of Self Love

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Recently we posted an article about the so-called “ugliest woman in the world” on our Facebook page. As one of only three people on earth born with a genetic ailment that prevents her from gaining weight, Lizzie Valesquez discovered a YouTube video that someone had posted, calling her “The World’s Ugliest Woman”. This video had over 4 million views. What’s truly inspiring about Lizzie is that she chose this incredibly cruel act as a way to grow, inspire others, and be an example of why the greatest love should be the one you have with yourself. As we’ve just begun …

Unwrap Urban Body Laser Gift Card

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Finding that perfect present is a daunting task, especially if you’re shopping for someone that literally has everything. Clothes and jewelry may seem like an easy way out, but knowing the right size, fit, brand, and colour can be full of second guessing and stress. That’s why a gift card to Urban Body Laser are a no-brainer. No matter what age or sex you are, we really do have something for everyone. Though we are best known for our laser hair removal, we offer a variety of services and products that suits everyone’s needs. So what Will an Urban Body …

Osmosis Skincare Now 30% Off!

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It’s no secret that we love the Osmosis skincare line. Using a combination of holistic and innovative products, it’s mild on the skin yet powerful in correcting common conditions like aging, blemishes, and rosacea. Plus it keeps your complexion youthful and radiant. As the holiday season quickly approaches, finding the right gift isn’t exactly the easiest thing to do. An easy and foolproof way to impress anyone that cares about their skin (which just about means everyone!), we highly recommend Osmosis skincare. When used in combination, they are a great way to get started on a skin care regime that …

Celebrity Skincare Treatments

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Although good genetics have some part in it, it definitely takes celebrities work to stay flawless. To help keep them looking their best on the red carpet, it’s a combination of a healthy diet, preventative work, high-quality products, and professional skincare treatments. From microdermabrasion to Colorescience, here is how some of the most famous faces stay picture perfect. The Top Celebrity Skincare Treatments Microdermabrasion: Gwenyth Paltrow Gwenyth Paltrow has called Microdermabrasion “a miracle”and for good reason. Often compared to the texture of your cat’s tongue, microdermabrasion gently rejuvenates the skin by a non-invasive exfoliation. By gently removing the outermost layer …

Meet the Urban Body Laser Staff: Miranda!

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The Urban Body Laser staff are more than just medical estheticians, they’re clients themselves, which means they use all of the services and products we provide. If it doesn’t meet our approval, we won’t offer it to our clients. We sat down with one of our staff members, Miranda, and asked her what her favourite skin care and beauty products are that she can’t live without. What do you love most about working at Urban Body Laser? The environment, I’m lucky to work with a great staff and awesome clients! What’s your favorite Colorescience product and why?  The Pressed Mineral …

Colorescience Core 4

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A lot of great things come in four. There are four seasons, four suits of cards, and of course some pretty famous bands, like Queen, Abba, The Beatles, and KISS, just to name a few. While these are all great examples of foursomes, to us they don’t quite compare with our favourite quartet: the Colorescience Core 4. This simple four-step regimen of pure mineral products work together to treat, camouflage, cover and protect your complexion. The best part is that they’re easy to use, infused with vitamins and antioxidants, and match a variety of skin tones. In less than two …

Make This A Year of Transcendence: The Urban Body Laser Charity Calendars are NOW AVAILABLE!

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Chances are you’ve known someone who has been affected by cancer. Those from the outside looking in tend to forget about the emotional toll losing your hair, weight loss, and other physical consequences this disease causes. It’s only natural to want to look our best, yet thousands of women have had their self-confidence stripped away because they have been diagnosed with cancer. That’s why Urban Body Laser wants to help empower women who have been left feeling helpless by their disease, and now you can too. You may have heard about our charity calendars that feature our beautiful staff, and …