A Visit to The Spa

This Wellness Wednesday we’re focusing on aesthetics. The spa is a favorite spot among brides looking to receive pre-wedding day beauty polish. Staring at your spa’s treatment menu can be intimidating and brings a feeling of uncertainty. You don’t need anymore stress and confusion- The Wedding Salon is going to introduce you to a few spa favorites.


This is one of the easiest and most effective anti-aging treatments available. Through mechanical exfoliation using crystal microderm or diamond-tip microderm, it removes the uppermost layer of dead skin cells from your face, hands, and chest, revealing healthy and radiant skin. American Laser Skincare (see them at our July 23 NY Bride Show!) offers microderm treatments and also a Non-Crystal Microdermabrasion Treatment Protocol.


  • Control acne and smooth mild acne scars
  • Smooth fine lines
  • Improve appearance of enlarged pores

The 20-30 minute treatment can cost anywhere from $100-$150 per session. Screen shot 2012-07-18 at 9.55.10 AM

Laser Hair Removal

This treatment you can do with your fiance because unwanted body hair knows no gender. NuVision‘s award winning Cypnosure Apogee Elite and Isolaz IPL Broadband Laser technology easily removes embarrassing hair from all skin tones. The process begins when the Laser Hair Removal system emits near-infrared laser light that is then absorbed by pigment located in the hair follicle. The number of sessions (typically 3-6) will depend on hair growth cycle and hair thickness.


  • 90% of patients have permanent hair loss after 3-5 treatments
  • Convenience- it takes a few minutes to remove hair
  • Targets coarse hairs while leaves surrounding skin undamaged.

The average cost per treatment is $429 but depends on where you go. primary

Teeth Whitening

A beautiful smile will emit confidence months after your wedding day. Teeth whitening is a popular non-invasive treatment used to change the color of your natural tooth enamel over a course of two weeks. Our NY Bride Show vendor, Aesthetic Dental Practice, offers a dramatic at home twice daily whitening treatment used from custom impressions of your mouth. But, because it involved transforming your natural enamel, it is important to have your dentist evaluate any old fillings, crowns, etc.


  • Improves appearance of yellow,brown stained teeth
  • Increased self esteem
  • May benefit your oral hygiene regiment

Call Aesthetic Dental Practice for a consultation and cost. bleaching-trays


If your budget doesn’t call for a visit to the spa there are plenty of at home treatments that are easy and cost effective. Acrylic french manicures are popular among brides and our NY Bride Show vendor, Kiss, offers a kit that provides you with the professional tools necessary to create salon quality results. The multi-use kit includes 20 natural tips, 20 white tips, acrylic powder, nail glue, etc. Their website makes application simple with downloadable instructions and a how-to video.


Register for our NY Bride Show on July 23 at Hotel Capitale for an opportunity to interact with these vendors  and many others that are all want to help enhance your wedding day.