Melanie Stewart’s revolutionary ZIIP Beauty is an esthetician in your palm. The attractively styled unit delivers a groundbreaking combination of micro and nano currents at very specific waveforms to increase ATP, a key factor in collagen production. The accompanying Golden Gel is a wild concoction that includes 24-karat gold and synthetic cone snail venom (yes, cone snail venom) that is specifically formulated to create a pathway for the electricity to move through. Users then choose one of the treatments on the app from the “Electrical Cocktail” menu — Energize, Sensitive Energize, Vitaleyes or Total Clearing. An alert will pop up saying “Send this treatment to your ZIIP?” — tap the button and your ZIIP will begin ticking and flashing to let you know it’s good to go; ZIIPBeauty.com.
It’s no secret: If you live in Florida, your hair is going to need a keratin treatment for the summer. But deciding to have the treatment is just the start. Hisham Sahbane of Hair By Hisham has the scoop.
Some of the most unforgettable experiences for Rodrigo Vianna, MD, PhD, are when he comes across a patient who is now an adult and he performed a transplant on them as a baby. Seeing them older, living healthy lives, doing the things they love, is an ongoing inspiration.