Welcome to the SkinSpirit blog! Here, our medical experts and aestheticians share their insider knowledge, advice and tips on the latest and greatest in aesthetic skin and body care—so you stay in the know about all things head to toe.


Now Offering CoolSculpting® in Palo Alto

At SkinSpirit, we’re so excited to offer CoolSculpting at our med spa in Palo Alto. An FDA-approved fat reduction treatment, CoolSculpting uses a Harvard-developed technology calledCryolipolysis® to literally freeze fat, reducing the bulges that bother us most. CoolSculpting works by finding the “sweet spot,” so to speak: Fat freezes at a higher temperature than skin, READ MORE


Laser Hair Removal: Before, During, & After

A permanent solution sounds almost too good to be a true, but it’s a reality for the millions of men and women who have tried laser hair removal. The advanced technology we use here at SkinSpirit is able to zero in on the pigment in the targeted hairs. We then calibrate the laser to only READ MORE

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Brighten Up the New Year With Dermaplaning

The new year is a time for all of us to reflect on the aspects of our life we’d like to change. That may mean shedding your old habits, taking a more judicious look at your wardrobe — and for many people, it’s a time to re-dedicate yourself to a skincare regimen. Dermaplaning is a READ MORE