Posts Tagged ‘ LE ’

Summertime Skin Care Protection

With hot summer months approaching we are sure to be spending plenty of time enjoying Chicago’s rooftops, lake, pools, and beaches making it more important than ever to apply sunscreen every day! Too much exposure to sun can lead to premature aging, brown spots, skin laxity, and rough texture. Beyond vanity reasons, our depleting ozone […]


Peptide Products to the Rescue!

As many of my clients know, I am always reading about what is new and exciting in skin care.  I’m always trying to stay up to date on the latest trends and skin care fads.  That being said, I can’t wait to share my excitement about peptides! Peptides are the building blocks to youthful skin!! […]


Eyebrow Microblading is here!

We’re excited to start offering Eyebrow Microblading to restore those lush full eyebrows you’ve always wanted, without all the work! “Beauty insiders are obsessed with this brow treatment.”  –Elle Magazine Microblading is a new semi-permanent makeup technique that fills brows in, darkens or reshapes them by drawing on tiny lines that look like individual hairs. Microblading is […]


Jan Marini Love Letter

My name is Christal Walstead, I am a licensed aesthetician and laser technician at Northwestern Specialist in Plastic Surgery in Chicago, Illinois. I was first introduced to Jan Marini Skin Research five years ago while working at Paradise MedSpa in Phoenix, Arizona. At the time our MedSpa was carrying Skin Medica, Obagi, and PCA all […]


Peptide Products To The Rescue!

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) a Treatment Enhancement You Need to Try!

The Med Spa at NSPS offers a wide variety of different skin rejuvenation treatments. Many of these involve delivering some sort of energy or stimulation to the skin to encourage smoothing and tightening. Some of our most popular treatments include Micro-Needling, Halo Hybrid Fractional Laser, and most recently the fractional CO2 Laser that we just […]


Home Care Regimen for Mature Skin

We have a great deal of clients at The Med Spa that fall into the category of Mature Skin.  These clients come to see me because they want to improve some aspect of their skin or maintain the quality of their skin.  With all of my new clients I like to start off with a […]


Jan Marini: The Skin Care Management System

Last week I was lucky to attend the Jan Marini Skin Research Educational Forum in Chicago! It got me even more excited about the product line than I already was before attending. All of my current clients know that hands down my favorite product line is the Jan Marini line and I recommend it to […]