Flotation therapy goes back to the mid-1950s when Dr. John Lilly designed the first sensory deprivation tank. Though invented in the U.S., the concept really took hold in Europe and is now winding its way back to us as the popular i-sopod Float Tank is brought to our shores by Flotation International. Experience their Restricted Environmental Stimulation Therapy, which has the apt acronym REST and triggers a relaxation response much deeper than sleep, allowing one to reach the elusive Theta state. REST at home or, if the idea piques the interest of your inner entrepreneur, start your very own Flotation Center; Flotation.biz.
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.