10% Discount, Treat yourself to a skin care treatment of your choice and receive a 10% discount. Coupon Expires: 02/28/15. Cannot be used with other coupons, discounts or gift certificates. To be used only for treatments.
Chocolate Decadence Treatment
If you are not getting chocolate for Valentine's Day, treat yourself to our luxurious chocolate skin care treatment. This treatment includes: European Facial, Chocolate & Roses Specialty Mask, Chocolate & Cherries Facial Massage. Expires: 02/28/15.
Sunshine in February
Bring sunshine and Vitamin C to your skin with our Four Layer Vitamin C treatment. 19 This treatment will feed the skin with plenty of Vitamin C to protect the skin 20 against the harsh winter weather, add significant hydration and brighten the skin. Coupon Expires: 02/28/15 24 Cannot be used with other coupons or discounts.
About Our Owner
Margaret Lapierre, Owner
Licensed Master Aesthetician, Holistic Health Practitioner and Certified Aromatologist, specializing in clinical and holistic aesthetics, treating all types of skin conditions, and customization of aromatic blends for therapeutic use.
B.S. Health & Wellness with a concentration in health Kaplan University - Suma Cum Laude.
Received basic and master level aesthetics training from American Spirit Institute, dermatologic skin care, skin care for menopause and hormonal dysfunction from the Rayner Institute and advanced medical aesthetics from the International Advanced Medical Aesthetics Institute.
Holistic Health and Aromatherapy Training
Received her diploma in holistic health practice and certification in aromatherapy from the American College of Healthcare Sciences with a concentration in nutrition, anatomy & physiology, pathology, pathophysiology, client consultation, herbalism, therapeutic and customized blending of essential oils.
Presented workshops and lectures for organizations including: Henrico Recreation & Parks, Henrico Dept. of Health, Maymont Foundation, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia and North Carolina Herb Associations and Southern Spa & Salon Conference.
"Aromatherapy: Custom Blending for Clients" presented for the Associated Skin Care Professionals - May 2012
"Creating a Part-Time Practice" presented for the Associated Skin Care Professionals - Schedule for October 2012
"Ethnic Skincare" presented for the Southern Spa & Salon Conference - November 2013
"Holistic Esthetics" presented for American College of Healthcare Sciences - TBA
Allied Professionals Association
American College of Healthcare Sciences Advisory Board
Association of Holistic Skin Care Professionals (AHSCP)
Associated Skin Care Professionals (ASCP)
Board of Barbers & Cosmetologist (Aesthetics Seat)
Highland Springs Technical Center Cosmetology Advisory Board
National Coalition of Estheticians, Manufacturers/Distributors Association (NCEA)
Milady Publishers - Book Reviewer
Network for Enterprising Women
Virginia Panel for Esthetic Licensure
All initial skin care treatments begin with a comprehensive consultation. Massage consultation helps to determine the course of the treatment (relaxation, deep tissue, pain relief, etc.) The skin care consultation helps to develop the best skin care program and products that are best for your individual needs. This applies to the skin care consultation which also includes a cleansing and physical examination of the skin. If a follow-up skin care appointment is made, the consultation fee is applied to the first follow-up treatment only.
Designed to treat excess oil and superficial blemishes.
A facial customized especially for your skin type that includes a thorough cleanse, steam for deep pore cleansing, extractions, facial massage, two masks, and moisturizer.
An introductory facial or for the busy client who wants a pick-me-up treatment.
Gentlemen’s Grooming Facial
For the skin care needs of men. Effective for sensitive or razor-burned skin.
Full of Vitamin C and antioxidants to hydrate the skin.
A deep cleansing treatment designed for teens to help clear acne and enhance the skin (for 17 and under).
Back Therapy Facial
For that delicate area just outside your reach. This treatment will include a cleanse, mask and massage for deep relaxation.
Acne Lift Treatment
Salicylic/glycolic acid peel blend and an enzyme mask that treats all kinds of acne.
The use of ultrasonic technology to peel, tone and firm the skin.
Lightening Lift Treatment
A lactic/kojic acid peel blend to reduce sun spots, brown spots and redness from rosacea.
Lightening Lift Treatment (Level ll)
For pigmentation (sun/brown spots), uneven skin tone and ethnic skin.
Organic Passion Treatment
A papaya/peptide peel that re-balances, regenerates, restores and soothes the skin.
Oxygen O2 Lift
For oxygenation & rejuvanation.
For aging, pigmented and acneic skin (not suitable for teens).
Rejuvenation Peel Treatment
A glycolic or lactic peel to aid in reducing signs of aging.
Vitamin C Peel
Vitamin C peel to brighten, tighten and lighten the skin.
All Natural Facial
A treatment created from our apothecary of herbs, flowers, herbal teas, therapeutic-grade essential oils, hydrosols, herbal extracts and natural ingredients (cleanser, mask, massage blend of essential oils, toner and moisturizer). All components of the treatment are blended the day of the appointment.
Image Skincare Signature Facial
A facial to tighten, brighten, hydrate and nourish the skin with Grape Seed, Green Tea, Vitamin and Herbal Cocktails.
A European facial combined with a lymphatic massage.
Two-Layer Eye Treatment
can be added to any treatment
Full Body Treatment
facial, body scrub & massage
Body treatment without a facial$140.00
All-Natural Full Body Treatment$225.00
All-Natural Body Treatment without facial$155.00
can be added to any treatment
Services are available by appointment only. A credit card is required to secure all appointments.
Arrive at least 15-30 minutes in advance of your scheduled appointment. Arriving early gives you ample time to check-in and change, if necessary. Arriving late will shorten the length of the treatment time. If you are running late, a phone call is appreciated.
Cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance. Late fees will be imposed on appointments not cancelled within 24 hours. No shows will be charged the entire amount. If a gift certificate is used, the gift certificate will be reduced to half value.
To preserve the quiet ambiance, we ask that cell phones be turned off when you arrive for treatment.
Gift certificates are available for services only. Gift certificates cannot be redeemed for cash, to purchase products or used with other discounts or specials.
We gladly accept Visa, MasterCard & American Express.
Current bank rate will be charged for returned checks.
Skin Therapy of Virginia is an integrative approach to skin care. We use a unique combination of aesthetics, nutrition, aromatherapy, traditional and holistic medicine to address skin care concerns. Our philosophy is to treat the body not just the skin.
We use a systematic approach to address skin concerns by starting with a comprehensive consultation. Treatments are therapeutic, nurturing, pampering and performed in a relaxed and soothing atmosphere.
Clinical treatments target acne, sun damage, dehydration, early signs of aging as well as menopause and hormonal dysfunction-related skin care concerns.