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The Best Bay Area MedSpas: Botox, Micro-Penning, and More

You've tried all of the over-the-counter serums on the market, and nothing seems to work. Those lines on your face just won't go away. Time to get serious. Here are the best MedSpas in the Bay Area to help you tighten and brighten way beyond your wimpy AHA pump. We hereby invoke the power of the needle.

Best of Bay Area Beauty: Caviar Facials, French "Facelifts," and More

From acne boot camp and energy healing facials to dermatological help and more, here are the best treatments the Bay Area has to offer for your gorgeous visage. 

Waterless Manicures and More Drought-Friendly Style Tips From SF Experts

Listen up, Cali girls and guys: We're in a drought. From hell. And while bathing less is one solution, there are other ways to do your part (without stinking) in the style and beauty departments. Here are some tips from a few SF experts.

Best of Bay Area Beauty: Mud Baths, Massages, and More

We've selected the best body treatments in the Bay Area, perfect for soothing away your winter doldrums, office-ignited stress, or après-gym soreness.

Lashes, Lips, and More: the Best of Bay Area Make Up

Now that our comprehensive 2015 beauty guide has you looking tight, light, and right, it's time to paint your visage to gorgeous perfection. 

Spring's 5 Hottest Beauty Trends, Decoded

Time to stow away you winter clothes, folks, and prepare for springtime's glory. Here are a few essential upcoing trends to help get you started. 

6 Must-Have Apothecary Products for Glowing Skin

From downtown winds to Dolores Park sunshine, you never know what climate changes you might face in SF. We rounded up our favorite apothecary picks for keeping your dermis dewy regardless of the weather. 

It’s All Good: 10 Local Natural Beauty Brands We Love

Whether it’s our entrepreneurial spirit, bio-tech industry, or ingredient-driven ethos, the Bay Area is enjoying a boom in natural beauty brands. Now, wellness devotees can get as fastidious about what they slather on as what they eat.

Luxe Stocking Stuffers From Bay Area Beauty Brands

This holiday, shop local for life's little luxuries. Bay-based beauty brands continue to do their part creating both effective and innovative skincare products. And, most of these products are organic and use natural ingredients wherever possible. Here are four luxurious gift ideas from some of the Bay's best beauty brands.

Faux Lash: Luxury Lashes for Fancy People

Faux Lash: Luxury Lashes for Fancy People

Someone had to fill the void when Shu Uemura left Fillmore Street. And with all the hype about lash extensions and super powered mascaras, it’s inevitable the retro beauty trick – fake eyelashes with adhesive – get a makeover. Faux Lash is what happens when three beauty queens get together and update an age-old beauty staple.

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