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Conversation with Dean Ornish

The physician and researcher reimagines his institute in Sausalito, writes a new book and continues to preach the benefits of a healthy lifestyle. BY ALLISON QUISTGARD SCHERER IN A COUNTY of just over 260,000 impressive people, Sausalito’s Dean Ornish, M.D., just might be a little more impressive than most. Singled out by Life magazine as one of [...]

August 10th, 2018|About Us, Facials|Comments Off on Conversation with Dean Ornish

Therapies for Different Types of Wrinkles

When our Injectable Experts complement your BOTOX® Cosmetic or Dysport® treatment with dermal filler, you'll benefit from their artistry and skill—and from two types of injectable products that deliver the best in the battle against dynamic and static wrinkles. Dynamic wrinkles are caused by our muscles as we repeatedly express ourselves, resulting in smile or [...]

August 2nd, 2018|injectables|Comments Off on Therapies for Different Types of Wrinkles

Celebrating National Lipstick Day!

Once banned, now loved and celebrated by women the world over! Humans have been wearing color on their lips for 5000 years. Early lip color was made of crushed gems (wow!), fish scales, pigment, fungus, ochre, and insects. (Our line of lipsticks from VMV Hypoallergenics is made with titanium dioxide and iron oxide pigments for [...]

July 29th, 2018|Product|Comments Off on Celebrating National Lipstick Day!

Happy Red, White and BLUE Light?!

By Elizabeth Clark, LE Licensed Clinical Esthetician, Larkspur location While most of us will be celebrating the Fourth of July outside, we think of only protecting our skin from the rays of the sun. But what about the selfies you will be taking and the texts you'll be checking? Did you know there is a [...]

July 1st, 2018|Product|Comments Off on Happy Red, White and BLUE Light?!


What is "blue light" and why should you be concerned about it? Blue light, also known High Energy Visible (HEV) Light, is the wavelength of light that is emitted from our phones, tablets, and computers, and those intensely bright LED lights that you see more of every day in convenience stores and commercial food and [...]

June 30th, 2018|Product|Comments Off on SUNSCREENS FAQ

SUNSCREENS+ moisturize/repair/renew

Repair signs of aging with Regenica Renew SPF 15 Protect skin and address signs of aging with Regenica Renew SPF 15. This anti-aging lotion enhances the skin’s natural repair process while keeping the complexion safe against harmful UVA and UVB rays. Next-generation growth factors help repair skin and minimize wrinkles, while the antioxidant blend encourages [...]

June 29th, 2018|Product|Comments Off on SUNSCREENS+ moisturize/repair/renew

SUNSCREENS Tinted for Face

Sunscreen is essential, especially when we spend more time outdoors in the warm weather. Over the last few years, savvy consumers seeking streamlined beauty products prompted the merger of sunscreen and makeup. The result is tinted sunscreen. Apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure. Reapply at least every two hours. Sunscreen FAQs We carry an [...]

June 25th, 2018|Product|Comments Off on SUNSCREENS Tinted for Face

SUNSCREENS Un-tinted for Face

UV exposure from the sun increases the risk of skin cancer, premature aging and other skin damage. It is important to decrease UV exposure by limiting time in the sun, wearing protective clothing and using a sunscreen. Apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure. Reapply at least every two hours. Sunscreen FAQs Which of our [...]

June 23rd, 2018|Product|Comments Off on SUNSCREENS Un-tinted for Face


Get in the water, the park, the great outdoors! These options are water resistant, sweat-proof, but remain light, non-greasy and fabulously protective. Apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure. Reapply at least every 2 hours or after water activities. Sunscreen FAQs VMV HYPOALLERGENICS® Armada Sport SPF 50+ One of VMV’s best-selling products around the world, [...]

June 22nd, 2018|Product|Comments Off on SUNSCREENS for Sport

SUNSCREENS Post-procedure

These are physical-only sunscreens (chemical free) specifically formulated for sun protection for post-procedure skin. These are also appropriate for anyone with sensitive skin who prefers a physical-only sunscreen. Apply fifteen minutes before sun exposure. Use daily, both indoors and outdoors. Reapply at least every two hours. Sunscreen FAQs Colorescience® All Calm® Clinical Redness Corrector SPF [...]

June 20th, 2018|Product|Comments Off on SUNSCREENS Post-procedure