Embrace Love

Embrace Love Websters definition of Love is: A strong affection for another arising out of kinship or personal ties. February is what we Americans think of as the month of love. Valentine's Day is when many chose to celebrate love. It can be sweet or sour. What do I mean by that, you may ask? If [...]


As I reflect on 2017, and look forward to 2018 my heart is overflowing with gratitude. Since owning my business I have chosen a word for the coming year. I started this many years ago and it has helped me focus on positivity throughout the seasons. Some of the words I have used have been [...]

Out with the old, in with the new!

As we come to the end of the year and look forward to a new year, I think about purging the old to make room for the new. I like to set aside a few hours to put my calendar together, incorporating events, birthdays, holidays, etc. New Beginnings Along with new beginnings, I think about [...]

Wear Your Pearls Day

NATIONAL WEAR YOUR PEARLS DAY Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash The beautiful result of nature’s design, one irritating grain of sand can cause an iridescent pearl to form.  National Wear Your Pearls Day on December 15 reminds us that when life throws dirt our way, we all have value in the end. [...]

RevitaPen: the “no-needle alternative to micro-needling”

Enhance your facial treatment results with technology that creates pathways to deliver active ingredients deep into the skin. The RevitaPen from Osmosis® is a noninvasive device that enhances product absorption to create visible and instant results. Its unique sphere-shaped tips create micro-channels in the skin allowing the active ingredients in my products to be driven [...]

Save Now–get up to 6 facials in 2018 at 2017 prices!

Your skin care experience at Esthetics by Caris is getting even better! I know you’re busy and your time is valuable; therefore I’m streamlining my menu to better serve you. I’m committed to constantly improving my skills and abilities as your esthetician to ensure you are getting the best service and greatest experience possible at [...]

Injections, Fillers and Botox© Oh MY!

What's popular in skincare? Listen to the radio, watch television commercials, flip through a fashion magazine, do a Google search, and you're sure to find something related to anti-aging or age correction that mentions injections, fillers and Botox©. It seems to be all the rage. But maybe you don't like the sound of that, or [...]


We all have those moments in life that change our perspective, or as we grow older we think about what really matters, etc.  As a young person we don’t typically have the experience to view life looking backwards.  I don’t think of myself as an old person, but when I remember my age I am [...]

Seasons change. So does your skin.

Summer may be coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean your skin can’t be radiant. Or maybe you got too much sun this summer, which can exacerbate hyper-pigmentation. Hyper-pigmentation is the skins reaction to protecting itself from damage. Usually some internal component such as hormones can start the discoloration and the external irritants (the [...]

Acne … The Dreaded Four-Letter Word

Acne … teenagers shudder at the thought of another break-out. Young 20-somethings wonder why all of a sudden un-sightly pimples are appearing that didn’t show up during their teenage years. Adults who thought this pesky problem was a thing of a past are discovering that it’s once again rearing its ugly head. Whatever your age, [...]