skin care professionals

Keep Your Skin Hydrated In Dry Weather

It's red flag warning weather here in sunny San Diego which we all know can be dangerous for or city but what about our skin? I have heard so many people complain about the feeling of tight and dry skin, from clients coming into the salon, co-workers, and even my own family and friends. Stop [...]

Keep Your Skin Hydrated In Dry Weather2014-12-02T03:05:48+00:00

A The Basic Guide to Retinols

One of the most popular trends in the skin care industry right now is retinols. As wonderful as retinol products can be many people either over use them too quickly or are too afraid to use them at all. Here is a quick and simple guide to the basic need to knows before starting to [...]

A The Basic Guide to Retinols2014-11-12T23:39:31+00:00

Still Getting Break Outs and Don’t Know Why?

Are you following your home care regimen and faithfully following your product routine and still getting break outs? In addition to getting regular facials at our day spa here are a few little tips to help you out!   Wash your make-up brushes!      In brushes that have not been cleaned it's an easy [...]

Still Getting Break Outs and Don’t Know Why?2014-11-04T02:00:05+00:00

Tip & Tricks For Before Waxing

Here are some tips for before your waxing services!   1. Hair should at least be a 1/4 of an inch long before waxing. 2. Exfoliate before your appointment to loosen up the dead skin cells and any "trapped" hairs. If you have time it's always to do it the day of the appointment, if [...]

Tip & Tricks For Before Waxing2014-10-25T08:11:58+00:00

Changing Your Skin Care with The Seasons

      Just as the weather and leafs change while we transition into the fall months, so should our skin care routine. The weather has a huge influences on the way our skin reacts. In the hot summer months most will be on the more oily side needing gel based cleansers and lighter moisturizers [...]

Changing Your Skin Care with The Seasons2014-10-22T08:10:10+00:00

The Importance in Daily Facial Cleansing

The one sentence that will make any esthetician cringe is “Well, I don’t really wash my face” Nothing will give us a little baby heart attack quicker than those few simple words and here’s why. Cleansing your skin is the foundation for the over all health of your skin. Not washing it allows the dirt, [...]

The Importance in Daily Facial Cleansing2014-10-05T05:32:30+00:00

Relieve your stress!

Hello Bella Gia Friends! I am out in Indiana visiting my family and I am reminded of the benefits of stress relief!  My poor mother doesnt take great care of herself and her body suffers for it. Plus she is a natural worrier. When she is in San Diego, it is easier to get her [...]

Relieve your stress!2014-09-27T15:01:16+00:00

Professional Facial versus Home Regimine

Something that is a common mind set for people is viewing coming in for professional treatments and using products at home as an “either/or” situation rather than viewing them as a team! When striving for healthy skin you need to come in for regular professional treatments and keep up your skin in between. Regular treatments [...]

Professional Facial versus Home Regimine2014-09-23T21:02:17+00:00

What is a Facial?

Through the constant interaction with clients there’s many frequently asked questions one of the most common ones with skin care is “What is a facial exactly?” I decided to put myself in the clients shoes and google search the question. After looking at the  very first answer, which is usually as far as all of  [...]

What is a Facial?2014-09-22T04:08:13+00:00

We won San Diego’s A List

Hello Bella Gia Friends! We are so excited to report that we won San Diego's Best of A List - Best Day Spa, Best Hair Salon and took 3rd place in Best Massage!  This was our 2nd year in a row to WIN BEST DAY SPA (2013 and 2014). In 2013, we placed 3rd for [...]

We won San Diego’s A List2014-09-14T21:54:51+00:00