Nancy S.

I found this place because I was looking for a Vibradermabrasion treatment.  Many of the other “spa’s” are significantly more expensive with less customer service.   Dr. Boneva is amazing!  She provides excellent customer service and listens to her clients.  After the initial treatment, my skin looked great.  After three treatments, my skin...

Rosacea : When Redness is More than Blushing

How to rebalance your skin when redness won’t go away Everyone gets a little flustered sometimes. We blush when shy or embarrassed, get a bit rosy after a strenuous workout or, on a chilly day, we might find ourselves looking a little like Rudolph. But what does it mean when your face is ruddy almost all the time? It could be...

Non-Invasive Skin Rejuvenation

What distinguishes Beauty Plus Aesthetics is the emphasis placed on the uniqueness of each client. Personalized treatment plans are provided based on the client’s state of health, genetic predisposition, lifestyle habits and body type. Advice is given on treating the underlying causes of the skin’s imperfections. In short, every possible root cause of a...

Help for Unwanted Hair Growth

By Ekaterina Denisova As a graduate student in NYC, I would occasionally stop by Whole Foods Market, and that’s where I came across Natural Awakenings magazine and found myself attracted to the advertisement for Dr. Mariana Boneva’s Manhattan medical spa, Beauty + Aesthetics. Simple, clear and straight to the point, the ad stood out to me...

After The Hot Summer We Need To Clean Sun Damage And Rejuvenate The Skin

Chemical peels are nothing new. Ancient Egyptians used sour milk (lactic acid) to improve their skin’s appearance. While the technique has come a long way, the chemical peel is still one of the most effective ways to rejuvenate the skin. In a chemical peel, an exfoliating solution is applied to the skin and allowed to soak in....

The Key to Radiant Skin: pH Balance

Our skin reflects our physical and even mental health, which is why external treatments and topical products don’t always solve all our skin problems. Junk food, stress, lack of exercise, lack of sleep … the way we live shows up on our faces, doesn’t it? Health and beauty are interdependent, and so if you...

Make a Habit of Preventing Sun Damage

Since summer is officially here and we all want to be outdoors, it is important to remember the risks associated with overexposure to the sun and take some daily precautions to minimize those risks. The risks are well known. They range from the superficial (brown spots, red or scaly spots, dryness and wrinkles) to...

Acne is Treatable

Over the past 10 years, the number of my clients who continue to suffer from acne long after puberty has progressively increased. Most of them are women who have tried nearly everything to fix the problem, from over-the-counter and prescription medication to light-based procedures. They finally come to me because they haven’t seen any...

Dealing with Rosacea and Eczema in cold weather

Rosacea and eczema are two different chronic skin conditions that usually worsen in the winter due to the cold winds and low temperatures. Rosacea often shows up as redness or flushing in the face, and eczema as flaky patches on the skin. Red cheeks are the most commonly experienced symptom of rosacea, while eczema...

Protect your skin in these brutal winter temperatures

Cold weather reduces our skin’s moisture levels and depletes its natural immunity. These changes make our skin dry, red, itchy and irritated. This is why it is extra important to make sure that your skin gets plenty of added proper nutrients and moisture. Skin serums with anti-inflammatory properties are more beneficial than typical moisturizers,...

Everything you need to know about Rosacea

What is Rosacea? Rosacea is a common skin disease that often begins with a tendency to blush or flush more easily than other people. If left untreated, Rosacea can get worse. The redness can slowly spread beyond the nose and cheeks to the forehead, chin, ears and even chest and back. Due to its...

“Magic” ice cubes for better skin

Winter is certainly a cold inconvenience that has a negative impact on our mood. However as far as female beauty is concerned it can have its advantages. It has been found that residents of areas with cooler climates are aging slower than those in the warm south. Scientists have found that low temperatures act...

Beauty+Aesthetics Holidays Tips

Holidays are a great time to spend with family and friends, while often being surrounded by a variety of meals. Around this time of the year, some usually indulge in sweets, alcohol, breads and cheeses, foods that may trigger breakouts or skin problems from the aftereffects. Here are our Healthy Holiday Tips to help...

Beauty Tips 101

5 Essentials to a Beautiful, Healthy and Clear Skin   1.  Sleep We are not talking about oversleeping here but regular sleep, anywhere between 6-8 hours a night, is necessary for beautiful skin. There are many reasons associated with Beautiful skin and regular sleep patterns. Beauty sleep is key because it helps normalize stress...

The S Beauty Secret

What does ‘S’ stand for?…Sexy-Superior-Stimulating-Super-Silky…well practically all of these words would be a great fit to describe healthy and radiant skin results from Sauna&Steam bath. This is what I call the ‘Selebrity’ Beauty Secret. Let’s take a look at some of the benefits we get from both Steam bath and Sauna:  stimulate blood flow...

Clear Skin Made Simple

One of the most effective natural medicines for skin problems and health disorders are Neem leaves.   Neem leaves promote a vast internal cleanse, which improves the body’s metabolism and eliminates toxins.  This detoxifying herb helps with any constipation problems you may have and significantly improves your immune system. Neem leaves have many health...

Vampires Staying Hot

Have you ever asked yourself how celebrities maintain to stay fit, have a beautiful and radiant skin, despite their dynamic public lifestyle? Aside from any cosmetics help, they often need to take the time to work out and follow a healthy diet to sustain their image. Recently, many of them have started to more...

Soups for Young and Clear Skin

Soups are a great way to give your digestive system a break from heavy meals. Some vegan options are also a wonderful way to detox but also stay full. Furthermore, soups conserve much more of their natural nutrients, vitamins and general essence than any other cooked meal. Thus, soups are nutritious, filling and contain...

Wrinkle free, young, beautiful and clear skin with Meditation

Our outer image is a mirror reflection of what goes on inside of us. We are often exposed to stressful and uncomfortable situations, which in turn may cause hormonal disbalance or other abnormalities in our internal world.  If we don’t maintain a proper balance of what our body needs and how it is affected...

The Adventure of Lucas

Lucas, 28 yrs old It was a gloomy and rainy day and I was on my way to the office. I had few clients booked for appointments that day. As I entered the reception area I saw, at the corner of the guest couch, a young man sitting quietly.  He glanced up at me,...

Hydration is Important for Beautiful Skin

Dehydration is one of the primary causes in adult acne. If you suffer from dull and breakout-prone skin, it is very likely that you are dehydrated. Some other symptoms can be redness, irritated and dry skin. A great way to cleanse and nourish your body is to drink Infused Water. The more water we consume...

Skin Trifecta with Nerium AD

I am always trying to stay on top of things when it comes to cosmetics and the cosmetic industry. In my opinion when it comes to cosmetics it is worth it to invest more, but get better results. With that being said when I treat acne and aging skin with my Skin Trifecta...