The Best Foods for Skin: Beauty From Within

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You’ve probably heard the saying, “you are what you eat” many times before. Most people are interested in healthy eating to lose weight, but what about eating a diet based on the best foods for skin? A healthy complexion is often indicative of a healthy diet.  When you eat fast food, processed sugars, unhealthy fats, and not enough water, besides your waistline, your skin is often the first place that becomes visibly affected. While not all skin conditions are controlled by diet, more and more studies are finding links between certain nutrients and wrinkle reduction, radiance, and acne prevention. The …

Choosing Colours for Your Skin Tone

Urban Body Blog, Fashion and Beauty

How many times have you vowed to start wearing more colour, yet your wardrobe keeps getting replenished with the same ol’ GBW (grey, black, and white). We know that it can be daunting choosing colours for your skin tone, especially when you’re unsure of how to choose which will flatter or which will flaw. But now that the sun has officially starting making regular appearances, it’s time to mix-up those fifty shades of grey. Choosing colours for your skin tone, also referred to as colour analysis, is the process of finding clothes that flatter your complexion. So when deciding which …

Pro-Derm™ – Quality Dermaceutical Products

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The Pro-Derm™ “Anti Aging” system, to revitalize and preserve a beautiful complexion. Pro-Derm™ provides you with a comprehensive selection of high quality dermaceutical products. Hydrogel Hydrogel relieves itchy skin. It also soothes any heat or irritation feeling after laser hair removal, sunburn or laser treatments. The synergism of active phyto extracts and marine extracts with natural anti-inflammatory ingredients along with its anti-viral and anti-radical properties assures exceptional efficacy.   Cleanser Easy anti-aging system with coloured product categories. One facial cleanser for all skin types. Flexible approach for different skin types. Specific products for different skin problems. Dark Blue: with protection …

Osmosis Skincare

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Osmosis Skin Care offers a collection of facial products that are safe to use on even the most sensitive skin because they are infused with nutrients that are highly efficacious and yet non-inflammatory. For decades most skincare companies have been using irritating ingredients that work by inflaming the skin. This has to change if we want to reverse aging skin. Most skincare companies also struggle to get adequate penetration (2-5% on average) and they have failed to address the lack of skin nutrition needed to feed the repair process. This has resulted in poor outcomes throughout the world. Osmosis achieves …

Summer Skin Treatments

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With June just around the corner, it seems like every day we have clients asking us what the must-have summer skin treatments are to keep groomed and primed for beach weather. The Urban Body Laser team are more than just experts in skin treatments, they’re clients themselves. Jade, our Senior Medical Esthetician, has been with us for four years and knows exactly what you need to look and feel your best. So today she’s sharing her tips on the essential summer skin treatments you need this season!

Different Laser Hair Removal Systems. A hair removal system is a hair removal system, right? Nope.

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Different Laser Hair Removal Systems A hair removal system is a hair removal system, right? Nope. In fact, when choosing a laser hair removal provider, you must be aware of the differences in the machines used. Some providers only offer one machine, which limits the effectiveness of hair removal. Urban Laser Body has been specializing in hair removal for almost a decade. That means we’ve learned a thing or two. We know one machine can’t do everything, which is why we have three laser systems and one light system. Take a look at each of them. You will see that …

Urban Body Laser Contest Winner!

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Congratulations Priscilla for winning the Urban Body Laser contest! Urban Body Laser contest was for all our new cients that signed up til the end of the Hockey Season.  When you signed up, you were put into a draw for 2 Playoff tickets!!  Priscilla was the lucky winner.  She said she never wins anything and was super excited to receive her winnings:0) Follow us on our Urban Body Laser Facebook page for all our other Contest give aways we have. Some of our previous Urban Body Laser Contest: Win a $100 for liking this posting, Sunforgetable product give a way, night at …

Microdermabrasion: Want to learn more?

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Microdermabrasion FAQ’s What’s the big difference between classic microdermabrasion and Diamond Tipped Microdermabrasion? The classic system uses crystals to peel off dead skin. The new system uses diamonds. The result is far less disruptive because it polishes the skin. Lastly, the wand is far more accurate than the previous system. That means a more effective session in less time!