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Express beauty service: Sure, it's fast, but are the results long-lasting and cost-effective?
Express beauty service: Sure, it's fast, but are the results long-lasting and cost-effective?

Blow-out salons, lash bars, hair conditioning studios and makeup lounges that offer express takes on a single beauty service are popping up all over the city. One of the latest — and arguably most novel —concepts in the pamper-and-go business is Skin Laundry, a local company that offers a five-minute, non-ablative "Signature Laser Facial" at its first two locations in Santa Monica and West Hollywood. Performed by a registered nurse, the painless two-part session includes a laser treatment (with a Q-switched laser, typically used to treat acne and skin discoloration) and an IPL, or Intense Pulsed Light, treatment (often called a photo facial and commonly used to...

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