Blog Archive

How Winter Affects Your Skin Mar 3rd, 2020

The colder seasons seem to affect everything from your mood to your health to your skin. Ever notice how your lips seem to chap more often in December rather than July? The humidity in the air as well as the heating in your house may have something to do with...

Banish Cellulite with Venus Freeze™ or Venus Legacy™ Feb 11th, 2020

Cottage cheese thighs, orange peel skin, and hail damage are just a few of the nicknames for cellulite, that dreaded condition that can give a bumpy texture in fatty places. What’s worse, many men and women have found it nearly impossible to get rid of. Help is now here. Karen...

Start the New Year with More Energy, Balance, and Focus with the Crystal Healing Bed Jan 1st, 2020

Crystal bed therapy opens up your chakra energy zones and balances your energy field to invigorate your body and your mind. At French Med Spa and Cryotherapie in St. Charles, Illinois, you can experience this “bed” lined with seven quartz crystals that are precisely cut and designed into shapes that...

Don't Settle: Get Multiple Benefits with a Skin Rejuvenation Package Dec 10th, 2019

Many patients that we see are looking for remarkable skin results without the use of surgery. At French MedSpa and ºCryothérapie, we provide various skin rejuvenation packages tailored specifically to your condition. Dr. French takes pride in providing exceptional, noninvasive treatments that will enhance your natural beauty and have you...

Myths and Facts About Cryotherapy Nov 6th, 2019

Did you know the roots of cryotherapy, or “cold therapy,” go back to the ancient Egyptians and Greeks? Hippocrates, the ancient Greek physician widely regarded as the father of medicine, taught his students about the pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory benefits of cold treatment. Modern cryotherapy has evolved to become an innovative...

How IPL Rejuvenation Works to Give You Back Your Youthful Glow Oct 3rd, 2019

Smooth and flawless skin is often associated with youth, health, and energy. Aging, genetics, and the elements can be cruel when it comes to your look, creating dull skin, fine lines, and age spots that may make you look older than you feel. Thanks to advancements in aesthetic technology, you...

Say Goodbye to Love Handles with Venus Legacy™ Non-Invasive Radiofrequency Technology Sep 11th, 2019

Do you work out regularly but still struggle to get rid of weight around your hips? Is the problem made worse by cellulite and sagging skin? We have a solution. Venus Legacy™ is a body contouring treatment that'll help you say goodbye to stubborn fat.  At French Med Spa &...

Get a Facelift Without Surgery Aug 1st, 2019

There’s no shortage of products and services that claim to dial back the years, giving you younger-looking and more vibrant skin when age has taken its toll. The only truly effective solution has traditionally been through facelift surgery, which garners great results but comes with considerable downtime and risk. Now,...

Diminish Wrinkles and Sun Spots With a HydraFacial Jun 30th, 2019

Nothing takes years off your looks like a dull, listless complexion. And nothing puts the bloom back into your skin like HydraFacial MD, a treatment that reduces pores and gives skin a healthy glow. Dr. Karen French and her team at French MedSpa perform HydraFacial MD in only 30 minutes....

June Is Acne Awareness Month - What Is Acne Costing You? Jun 10th, 2019

The cost of acne worldwide is staggering. Billions of dollars go into treatments, and self-confidence can be crushed by recurring eruptions of this common condition. At French Med Spa & ºCryothérapie in St. Charles, Illinois, Dr. Karen French helps patients fight back against acne for clearer, healthier, more beautiful skin....

Discover Why Cryotherapy Is All the Rage May 3rd, 2019

Exposing yourself to freezing temperatures might sound crazy. But it can be beneficial to your health. Cryotherapy can help reduce pain, combat autoimmune diseases, and improve your mood. Do we have your interest? Why not try it? At French Med Spa & ºCryothérapie, we can help your body heal itself,...

Forget the Face-Lift: Venus Viva™ Rejuvenates Skin With Noninvasive Radiofrequency Technology Apr 3rd, 2019

The hands of time leave no face untouched, and if you’ve decided you want to do something about how time has touched your face, this blog can help you learn a little about how Venus Viva™ treatments can rejuvenate and smooth your skin. This innovative treatment, available at French Med...

Laser Hair Removal: Start Now and Be Fuzz Free by Summer Mar 11th, 2019

You may not be able to magically make unwanted body hair disappear, but making it disappear with the latest combined laser and radiofrequency (RF) technology is the next best thing. At French Med Spa & ºCryothérapie in St. Charles, Illinois, Dr. Karen French and her exceptionally trained aesthetic team offer...