Take control of the future of your skin with one device that does it all!
Clarisonic has just released their smartest skin solution ever – the new MIA SMART – that gives you multiple benefits with just one device! It has the widest functionality range from cleansing, firming, makeup application, and NEW eye massage. Here is a preview of what the device offers.
CONNECT through the new Clarisonic mobile app to sync with the brush via Bluetooth for a personalized experience.
SMART MODE features customizable cleansing, firming and eye massage, plus makeup application protocols.
SOFT START allows for easy acclimation to cleansing routines. Start any cleansing mode at 80% power on the first use and gradually climb up to full power after two weeks.
New DAILY RADIANCE and SENSITIVE BRUSH HEADS feature a brush indicator to notify you when it is time to replace.
LED lights indicated which mode is active. Blue is Smart Mode, white is cleaning, and purple is anti-aging.
A compact charger allows for up to 100 minutes of use per charge.
Compatible with all existing cleansing brush heads and applicators.
The Clarisonic is Dr. Perkins’ #1 recommendation for your home care regimen!
Get your new Clarisonic MIA SMART at Evolutions today!
For most of our Santa Barbara medical and day spa clients, skin care is an on-going “work in progress”. In essence, many people don’t wake up day after day with healthy-looking skin from doing nothing. Instead they “work” for it with regularly scheduled day and medical spa treatments and maintain their results by following a recommended skin care regimen at home. Not surprisingly, there is more to achieving healthy skin than facials and medical-grade products. Developing some of these healthy skin care “habits” will also help boost your glow!
Hands and nails can contaminate your skin. Commit to touching your face as seldom as possible throughout the day.
Eat from the Earth Colorful vegetables and fruits are packed with vitamins and antioxidants that can repair, enhance, and nourish your skin from the inside out. Greasy or fatty foods tend to upset the natural balance of your body and can cause your skin – and overall health – to deteriorate.
Get Your Rest “Beauty sleep” is a pretty accurate phrase. While you sleep, your metabolic rate lowers so you are not producing as many skin damaging free radicals. Your skin also focuses on repair (instead of protection as it does during the day) when you are asleep.
Exfoliate Aim to exfoliate your skin 2 to 3 times per week. This will encourage cell turnover (which decreases every day that we get older!) and will automatically brighten your complexion.
Use Sun Protection Year Round Whether rain, clouds, or sunshine is in the forecast, get in the habit of applying (and re-applying after prolonged sun exposure, excess perspiration, or exercising) sun screen to your face, neck, chest, and hands.
Invest in Your Skin Care Routine If there is one skin cleansing tool to invest in, it is the Clarisonic facial cleansing brush. The Clarisonic is Dr. Perkins’ #1 recommendation for your home care regimen and one of the best ways to maintain or achieve healthy skin. We carry the Clarisonic SMART Profile and the Clarisonic Mia 2.
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At Evolutions we are here to help you with your skin issues and achieve the results you desire. Call us (805-695-2160) to get on the path to healthier skin today!
The Clarisonic SMART Profile device is one of the best ways to maintain or achieve healthy skin. It is Dr. Perkins’ #1 recommendation for your home care regimen and one of our best-selling products at Evolutions.
Most of our clients prefer the Clarisonic SMART Profile brush because it provides head-to-toe sonic and body cleansing. But why is it called “SMART”? (We get asked this a lot.) The SMART technology enables the device to automatically adjust between gentle and deep cleansing for an optimal head-to-toe experience (provided you use a SMART enabled brush head). Here are more features:
Four speeds, plus turbo for the body.
Auto-adjusts for an even cleanse.
Has a brush head replacement indicator to prompt you when it is time to replace the brush head.
Has an enhanced battery life for easier usage.
11x better cleansing than hands alone.
If you have been wanting to purchase a Clarisonic device, or replace your older unit, now is the time!
Take advantage of our promotion on the PINK Clarisonic SMART Profile devices (see photo below) and receive $77 in extra value!
Purchase the Limited Edition SMART Profile (pink color) device for $265, which includes:
2 Brush Heads (Smart Dynamic Facial Brush and Smart Turbo Body Brush)
1 Extra Radiance Brush Head ($27 value!)
Refining Skin Polish (body scrub)
Refreshing Gel (cleanser)
Receive a gift-with-purchase ($50 value!):
1 Cashmere Cleanse Brush Head: A dual layer design to gently massage and increase natural hydration. This brush head can be used with all Clarisonic facial cleansing devices.
Nautical Travel Bag: Great to use as a traveling case for your Clarisonic.
To purchase your Clarisonic SMART Profile device and receive the gift-with-purchase, call us (805-695-2160) or stop by today.
The Clarisonic skin cleansing brush is Dr. Perkins’ #1 recommendation for your home care regimen.
At our Santa Barbara Medical and Day Spa, we recommend Clarisonic skin cleansing products to our clients who are interested in maintaining (or achieving) healthy skin. We were one of the first retailers in Santa Barbara to offer Clarisonic products (many years ago) and we have watched them evolve. The Clarisonic brush is now “smarter” than ever. If you don’t have a Clarisonic, or if you have an older model, now is the time to purchase your first skin-changing tool or upgrade, and this is why.
The Clarisonic company is adjusting prices on two of their models this month.
At Evolutions, we still have limited inventory of the following models with the older pricing.
Clarisonic SMART Profile ($265)
This brush features 4 speeds + body turbo mode
SMART technology auto-adjusts for an even cleanse
Brush head replacement notification
Includes 2 smart brush heads
We have the Limited Edition Pink SMART Profile also! This added value package includes a complimentary Radiance Brush Head, Refining Skin Polish, and Refreshing Gel Cleanser.
After we sell out of our current inventory, the Clarisonic SMART Profile will be $299.
Clarisonic Mia2 ($149)
This brush features 2 speeds to loosen and remove dirt and oil
There is a delicate speed for fragile skin and a universal speed for normal skin
Waterproof and rechargeable
Includes protective travel case
We are offering the Limited Edition Mia2 that comes with a complimentary Batik Beauty Bag (in blue or coral) and a complimentary Deep Pore Brush Head (pictured below).
After we sell out of current inventory, the Clarisonic Mia2 will be priced at $169.
Please note that the products aren’t changing, just the pricing is!
You can rest assured that you will not be purchasing “last year’s model”.
We have a limited number at the older price, visit us or call in today (805-695-2160) to purchase yours.
Purchase a 90 minute massage or 80 minute facial for the price of a 60 minute massage or facial
Purchase one Day Spa treatment and receive a second one of equal or lesser value for 50% off (both services must be used on same day)
Give Mom a full Spa Day with a massage and facial OR join her, have one of the treatments for yourself, and spend a relaxing day together.
Our new Santa Barbara Day Spa provides a serene environment where clients can enjoy our tea lounge, a eucalyptus dry sauna, and full shower and locker facilities.
Gift cards are available for the above offers today through Saturday, May 11th.
MOTHER’S DAY GIFTS FOR GREAT SKIN
If you prefer to treat your Mom to a gift that gives her 6 times better cleansing, minimizes the appearance of her pores, reduces oily areas, and leaves her skin feeling and looking smoother, then give her the gift of the Clarisonic Aria Skin Cleansing System(winner of the Allure Best of Beauty Award 2012). The Aria cleansing brush has 3 speeds, and adjustable timer for 1 or 2 minute cleansing time, comes with a sensitive brush head, USB-enabled charger and wall adapter.
Or give Mom the Clarisonic Opal Infuserto gently, yet effectively, infuse the outer layers of the epidermis with anti-aging serum. Mom’s skin will be hydrated, less puffy, and noticeably firmer with improved skin texture. Clinical studies have shown that daily use of the Opal Infuser can result in reduced appearance and depth of fine lines and wrinkles after 4 weeks, younger-looking and healthier-looking eye area after 8 weeks, and improved firmness and tightness immediately after use.
Evolutions will help you give Mom the gift of great skincare with the following promotions:
Purchase the Clarisonic Aria for 20% off
Purchase the Clarisonic Opal Infuser for 20% off and receive a Gift with Purchase – a Lavendar Silk Eye Pillow (while supplies last)
Purchase any Clarisonic cleansing brush system and receive a Gift with Purchase – a travel tote for your Clarisonic and a replacement Brush Head (while supplies last)
We look forward to taking care of those who take care of so many others!
Happy Mother’s Day!
Why use the Clarisonic skin cleansing brush? This is the one product that is beneficial for every skin type and skin condition. Although there are many electronic rotating brush products on the market, none of them beat the Clarisonic brush’s patented sonic frequency which consists of 300 movements per second to gently, and thoroughly, cleanse your skin. The inside bristles gently oscillate ten degrees in either direction to move with your skin’s elasticity. Other electronic brushes use a rotary movement that tugs at the skin and cause damage.
Due to the popularity of the Clarisonic product, they have recently made additions to their product line to accommodate different lifestyles and budgets. We carry the following Clarisonic skin products at Evolutions Medical Spa in Santa Barbara:
CLARISONIC PRO FOR FACE & BODY: this is for those who can’t get enough of the Clarisonic! It features 3-speeds to customize cleansing for different parts of the body and comes with 2 brushes: a sensitive brush (for the face) and a body brush. It includes an extension handle to help you comfortably cleanse your back, legs, knees, and feet. A universal charging cradle is included. $225
CLARISONIC ARIA: this is also a 3-speed brush that comes in a sleek high gloss finish (available in white or black) and comes with 2 brushes: a sensitive brush and a deep pore cleansing brush plus a drying stand (which is not a charger). A universal charger is also included. $199
CLARISONIC MIA: for those who are on-the-go, this brush is perfect! The Mia is a single speed brush that is great for travel and comes in a variety of fun colors (so you can easily find it in your gym bag or luggage!). $119
CLARISONIC OPAL SONIC INFUSION SYSTEM: introducing the newest product from Clarisonic that is designed to apply anti-aging serum better than manual application. The proven technology builds skin’s resilience to prevent future damage around the eyes, lip, brow, and forehead area along with providing instant hydration for smooth and brighter skin. $185
For those who have a Clarisonic, we also have:
Clarisonic Replacement Brush Heads: replacing your brush heads every 3 months is recommended to maintain the highest level of cleansing. There are a variety of brush heads to accommodate a range of skin types and some Evolutions clients find that they may use a different brush head depending on how their skin is behaving during a specific time of year. $25 each
Clarisonic Body Extension Handle: use this handle to extend your Clarisonic cleansing to the rest of your body. Compatible with the Clarisonic PLUS and PRO brushes only. $25
Keep your family member or friend’s holiday glow alive throughout the year by giving them the gift of a Clarisonic Cleansing System!
Call Evolutions or stop by to peruse all Clarisonic products available. Our staff will be happy to assist you with any product questions.
Our “Summer Skincare” event provided us with so much information that we have decided to split the recap into three posts – each dedicated to the three topics of the evening – all of which are equally important. The first topic is about the Clarisonic Skin Care System.
What is the Clarisonic Skin Cleansing System?
The Clarisonic skin cleansing system, or popularly known as the “Clarisonic brush”, uses a patented sonic frequency of more than 300 movements per second to gently, and thoroughly, cleanse your skin. It removes six times more makeup and two times more dirt than cleansing with your hands alone. The inside area of the brush oscillates ten degrees in either direction, moving with the skin’s elasticity, while the outer ring of bristles stay stationary and act as a splash guard. The movement of the bristles makes this brush unique to all the other electronic skin brushes on the market, which use a rotary movement that tugs at the skin and can cause damage. Use the Clarisonic with any cleanser of your choice as long as it is non-abrasive.
What are the benefits of cleansing with the Clarisonic?
If you use the Clarisonic on a regular basis, once in the morning and once in the evening, you will see many benefits, including:
Clearer, smoother skin
More product absorption – your cleaner skin will absorb moisturizers, and other facial products, more thoroughly and evenly
Less blackheads because it removes dirt and sebum (oil)
Minimized appearance of pores
Clarisonic Brush Heads: Which is right for you?
There are five types of brush heads available for the face, and one for the body. The facial brush heads target different skin types:
Normal: perfect for normal skin, shaving prep and use on the neck and chest (this is the brush head on the grey plastic base)
Sensitive: for sensitive to normal skin types (this is the brush that comes with all Clarisonic units)
Delicate: for delicate or extra-sensitive skin (this brush has a light blue plastic base)
Deep Pore: use for cleansing on oily skin, large pores, and is gentle enough for daily use
Acne: extra-plush with bristle gradation to provide gentle cleansing for sensitive and acne prone skin
Clarisonic Settings for Optimal Cleansing
Depending on the model you buy, the Clarisonic has different speeds, or settings, ranging from a sensitive cleanse to a deeper cleanse. The Clarisonic Mia (a popular unit for travel that comes with an international charger) has one speed, while the Mia 2 has two speeds. The Clarisonic PRO has four speeds to meet all skin cleansing needs.
Tips for the Clarisonic
We learned last night from the Clarisonic rep a secret that has to be shared! Your brush can do double duty for spot treatment. Pop out the center of the brush, snap it on the Clarisonic and use this smaller brush head for the area between the nose and the cheeks and the nose itself.
Clean your brush head with antibacterial soap at least once per week
Use a permanent marker to write the date on the back of the brush head and remember to replace the brush every three months
For those of you who like to use the Clarisonic on your back, there is a back handle now available that attaches to the Clarisonic Pro
At Evolutions Medical Spa we use the Clarisonic brush as part of our facial services. Dr. Perkins and our staff highly recommend incorporating the Clarisonic cleansing system into you skincare routine to maintain beautiful skin in between facial services. The Clarisonic system and brush head replacements are available for purchase at Evolutions.
Helps reduce oily areas, dry skin patches and blemishes
Reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
The Clarisonic brush is a mini-massage for your face that is gentle enough to use twice per day. Santa Barbara Clarisonic users have found that using the Clarisonic Cleansing System, in addition to a great home care regimen, keeps skin refreshed, clean and healthy-looking.
Keep up your commitment to your skin in 2010 by using your Clarisonic brush daily. Changing your Clarisonic brush head every 3-4 months is recommended and there are three types available at Evolutions online store (or at Evolutions Spa) for every skin type:
Normal: For normal skin, shaving prep, and for use on the décolleté and body.
Sensitive: For sensitive to normal skin types.
Delicate: An ultra-soft brush for delicate or extra-sensitive skin.
Find the Clarisonic Skin Cleansing System and brush head replacements in Santa Barbara at Evolutions Medial Spa or at the Evolutions online store.
Please join Dr. Perkins and representatives from top skin care lines such as Clarisonic, Revaleskin, Colorescience and Nia24, for an open house event, to learn the importance of a comprehensive home care regimen.
Mini treatments & make-up application available complimentary. Raffles and Exclusive discounts just for attendees.
On Wednesday, June 17th, Evolutions Medical Spa in Santa Barbara is hosting a “Crazy Gorgeous Skin” event. Representatives from top skin care lines will be on hand to discuss a comprehensive home care regimen. Over the next few days, the Evolutions blog will be highlighting products that can become part of your home care skin regimen.
Clarisonic Skin Care Brush
InStyle magazine features this as one of the Best Beauty Buys 2009! This brush, developed by the company that makes the Sonicare toothbrush, is gentle to use two times per day and is proven to be two times more effective than cleansing your face by hand. After using the Clarisonic skin care brush for two months, people reported:
decreased pore size
more effective cleaning
healthier looking skin
The brush is waterproof (try it in the shower!) and can be used up to seven days without charging (personally tried – taken on vacation with me without the charger!). Available for purchase at Evolutions Medical Spa or at our eStore.
>> Read more about the Crazy Gorgeous Skin Care event here <<