(Face) Time Machine

Publication: Time Out Chicago

Electronic devices are becoming the norm during facials. Here are the ones you should know about. By Kevin Aeh and Jessica Herman

Biologique Recherche Remodeling Face machine
What it is The machine uses small electrical currents and products from French skincare company Biologique Recherche to stimulate the outer layer of skin cells. Promised results include brighter eyes, more prominent cheekbones and softer wrinkles. And the machine is pretty exclusive: You’ll find it only at spas in New York, Paris, Moscow and Chicago.

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Fresh 5: Luxury Facials

Publication: Popsugar City

Facial Pilates at Leah Chavie Skincare Boutique (2457 N. Halsted Ave., 773-327-7051). Yes, facial Pilates sounds weird, but when it involves the skin-tastic Leah Chavie, you know it’s going to be good. The treatment is actually called Biologique Facial Remodeling, and Chavie is one of only two spas in the country with the machine — developed in Paris — that uses bio-electrotherapy to promote softer, smoother skin, lifted eyes, and a defined jawline. Pretty amazing, right? $300, 90 minutes.

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Take your skin from so-so to ooh-la-la

Publication: Examiner.com

With 12 years of experience Skin Care Professional Leah Chavie, who owns Leah Chavie Skincare Boutique in Chicago’s Lincoln Park, can help you look dewy, natural and fresh for a lifetime. The feng shui-inspired boutique located in Lincoln Park can take your skin from so-so to ooh-la-la after just one trip to the spa.

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Chicago’s Glow Gurus

Publication: NBC

Master esthetician Leah Chavie goes to town to turn you into a tanned piece of art with her brand new airbrush machine. Step into a tent-like contraption while she personally sprays you from head to toe. For a complete experience (and to ensure the most gorgeous tan), the boutique also offers a service where you shower, exfoliate and get airbrushed all in one for the complete package.

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Chapped Lips? Soothe Your Smacker

Publication: Stylist

Winter is officially here, and we’re saying hello to hat hair, cracked hands and our personal favorite, lizard lips.

They’re dry, cracked and peeling, and we can’t stop picking them. The good new is that your pout can return to its soft and supple status with a few steps of extra care. StyleList consulted skincare expert Leah Chavie, a licensed medical esthetician, who shared her tips for treating and preventing chapped lips.

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Find Your Holiday Hotness

Publication: NBC

Silk peel: Your grimy skin is suddenly glowing with the Silk Peel, a facial which uses a wet abrasion to exfoliate while simultaneously infusing  topical solution specific for your skin. After an hour spent with skin guru Leah Chavie who performs the brilliant Silk Peel process, we felt like a new (glowing) person. And without redness. Celebrity-approved, we’re sure.

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Two different Facial Treatments Offer Smoother-Than-Silk Results

Publication: Cheeky Chicago

The Cheeky Chick that’ll make you a glowing sensation is none other than skin expert Leah Chavie, who’ll tighten and tone your skin in no time. She’s an adorable, bubbly blond who has knowledge and skills like we’ve never seen when it comes to beauty. And she sets up shop inside the cheery and bright Salon Duo – adorable in every way, let me tell you.

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