Tattoo Care: Protecting your Artwork

Urban Body Blog

For many tattoo enthusiasts, the body is a blank canvas that’s meant to be adorned with art. Whether it’s a tribute to someone you love, an inspiring quote, or just a beautiful piece that reflects your personality, tattoos have always been a popular form of self-expression, dating all the way back to 4th millennium BC. With the Vancouver Tattoo and Culture Show coming up this weekend, many will be flocking to the Convention Centre to meet their favourite artists, even sitting down for new ink of their own. However, as medical estheticians, we know all too well that more people …

Part 2: Skin Care Benefits of HydroGel and Gentle Cleanser

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In our last blog post, we talked about two products that we highly recommend to our clients for laser hair removal treatment: Gentle Cleanser and Hydrogel. These offer a number of benefits to soothe and heal the skin before and after each appointment. However, they can be used for so much more than just that. In fact, the Urban Body Laser team uses these two products in their daily skin care regime. Having a medicine cabinet stocked to the brim with a different bottle for each possible skin treatment not only becomes confusing, but it’s also a waste of money. …