The Fitzpatrick Scale

The Fitzpatrick Scale

The Fitzpatrick scale was created in 1975 by a dermatologist by the name of Dr. Fitzpatrick. It was created to assist physicians and aesthetician’s in determining a persons sensitivity to uv exposure, laser and skin treatments prior to any procedure to minimize traum a and potentially permanent injury to the skin.  There are 6 classifications…

The Benefits of Relaxation Massage

The Benefits of Relaxation Massage

Massage introduces physiological changes in the body through our relaxation response and our mechanical response. doing so in turn, boosts the body’s level of serotonin (our feel good hormone). This is why during and after a massage we have a sense of overall wellbeing and relaxation. By manipulating our soft tissue with massage our body…