6 Things Your Nails Reveal About Your Health

6 Things Your Nails Reveal About Your Health

Fingernails and toenails are an excellent indicator of your overall health and lifestyle. The condition of your nails can even provide a timeline of your daily habits and health history. Nails can develop ridges, spots, splits, and dents over time. Outlined below are six of the most common nails markings, ..Continue Reading

Nail Strengtheners

Nail Strengtheners

In addition to buffers, nail files, and cuticle oils, nail strengtheners play an integral role in nail care and maintenance. Nail strengtheners work by nourishing the nail plate and by improving the overall strength and wear-resistance of nails. Here are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions ..Continue Reading

The Effects of UV Exposure on Ageing

The Effects of UV Exposure on Ageing

What causes our skin to age? Skin ages and loses its youthful appearance over time. Wrinkles develop on the forehead, fine lines appear around the eyes and mouth, and age spots surface on the hands. There are several factors that affect how our skin ages. Intrinsic ageing is the natural ..Continue Reading

Moisturizers vs. Serums   

Moisturizers vs. Serums   

Moisturizers have long been a part of people’s skin care regimens. Serums, however, are relatively new to the skin care scene and also offer many skin-boosting benefits. When used together, moisturizers and serums can complement each other to greatly improve the overall texture and appearance of your skin. Here are ..Continue Reading

Electrolysis vs. Laser Hair Removal

Electrolysis vs. Laser Hair Removal

Hair Removal Process Electrolysis: A thin metal probe is inserted into a hair follicle without puncturing the skin. A low-level electrical energy pulse is delivered into the follicle, causing the treated hair to fall out. The process is repeated hair by hair on the desired area. Laser: Pulsating light beams ..Continue Reading

A Guide to Sunscreen SPF & the Difference Between Chemical and Mineral Sunscreens

A Guide to Sunscreen SPF & the Difference Between Chemical and Mineral Sunscreens

With so many sunscreen products on the market, it can be difficult to distinguish the difference between them. Not only do sunscreens vary widely in protection level, but also in ingredients, texture, and stability. This article aims to demystify sunscreens so you can understand the different products on the market ..Continue Reading

Proud Sponsor of the BC SPCA

Proud Sponsor of the BC SPCA

At Silhouette Spa & Laser, we regularty support not only the BC SPCA but other animal related charities and events through monthly monetary and gift certificate donations. The BC SPCA does not receive funding from the Provincial Government. It relies on community support. Visit www.spca.bc.ca to find out how you ..Continue Reading

Permanent Laser Hair Reduction

Permanent Laser Hair Reduction

Enjoy freedom from the pain and embarrassment of cuts, in-growns, stubble, and shadows! Silhouette Spa and Laser is proud to offer permanent laser hair reduction with the LightSheer diode laser.  The LightSheer diode is often referred to as the ‘gold standard’ in permanent laser hair reduction and has been cleared ..Continue Reading

April Special!

April Special!

SALE! Help us welcome Telisha to the Silhouette Team!  $39 – Classic Pedicure $65 – 60 Minute Swedish Massage $104 – 60 Minute Massage & Classic Pedicure Please call 604-858-SKIN (7546) to book! *Must quote this promo to reception when paying to receive the discounted price. Promotion runs until April ..Continue Reading

Facebook – Win free services by “liking” us on Facebook!

Facebook – Win free services by “liking” us on Facebook!

Not only can you win free pedicures just for liking our Facebook page, you can also stay up to date with new services, be notified of any last minute booking opportunities, and learn interesting facts about different spa products and self care. We will be giving away more free stuff when ..Continue Reading