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Suite 1, 281-285 Ross River Road
Aitkenvale Townsville
Ph: 07 4779 2886 Fax: 07 4779 1595

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Sense of Wellbeing

    Mindfulness is the latest buzz word for creating wellbeing and mental and emotional balance.  One of the best ways to practice mindfulness is to simply bring your attention back to your body and its connection with your immediate surroundings.  Giving in to your senses can help to ground and centre you when modern life feels just a little…
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Laser Resurfacing for solar damage

Welcome to Townsville, the home of sun damage!   Welcome to Townsville!  With its swaying palms and peaceful beaches, you’ll have no doubt that you’ve arrived in paradise!  One of the reasons that visitors and locals alike enjoy Townsville is that it’s bathed in sunshine year round.  But the price we pay for tropical living is the toll it takes…
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Waist & Hip Contouring with CoolSculpting!

  WHAT?CoolSculpting on hips and "bra bulges".  This patient wanted a smoother, more contoured look underneath her clothing without those small but unsightly rolls of "back fat".WHERE?Chrysalis Medispa, Townsville. WHO?Patient assessed and treatment performed by Chrysalis Medispa CoolSculpting Team Leader Katherine. THE PROCESSAfter a consultation where the patient discussed her hopes and expectations, Katherine went through some medical paperwork with…
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Worldwide Trends in Anti-Ageing

  In late January Chrysalis Medispa's Dr. Peter Gianoulis was fortunate enough to travel to Paris to attend the International Master Course on Ageing Science Annual World Congress, the authoritative voice on emerging technologies, new research and worldwide trends in the field of medical aesthetics, particularly anti-ageing.  While he was thrilled to be in the presence of industry leading physicians…
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The importance of understanding SPF

A recent news article brought to our attention how easily someone can suffer horrific sunburns despite the use of sunscreen. In a news.com.au article, a Melbourne woman incurred severe and debilitating sunscreen after spending a day outside in the sun, even after applying SPF30 sunblock before exposure and re-applying hourly thereafter.  Without making comment on the efficacy of the sunscreen…
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#palepeopleproblems (and how to solve them)

Snow White, Morticia Addams, Cate Blanchett.....history (and fiction) is filled with heroines whose flawless porcelain skin was the stuff of envy.  It is true that a clear, radiant alabaster complexion is a beautiful thing - but what if your naturally pale skin needs a little help to look its peaches-and-cream best?  If you're a fair-skinned girl (or guy) you'll be…
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LED low level light therapy (LLLT) in skin

 By Chrysalis Medispa skin therapist Katherine. Any of our regular patients will know how often we love to employ our Healite II LED therapy either as a treatment on its own or as an adjunct to other treatments or procedures.  If you've ever been therapeutically treated with LED you'll know it gives several instant benefits, including calming, healing, plumping and…
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Skincare mistakes you don't even know you're making

  By Chrysalis Medispa skincare therapist Katherine. In my job as a skincare therapist I consult every day with clients who want to see positive changes in their skin.  Normally they are well-intentioned and are already using a routine to try and improve their complexion.  Some routines only require minor tweaks to maximise their effectiveness, but with some skincare routines…
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Why switch to mineral makeup?

  It seems like everyone is on the mineral makeup bandwagon - the virtues of mineral makeup are becoming widely recognised.  But are you still a little reluctant to make the switch to mineral?  Perhaps you've heard that chemical makeups photograph better or give longer wear.  Well this isn't true any longer!  New generation Jane Iredale mineral foundations give amazingly…
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Aspect Gold SMC Cream

Is your skin experiencing some winter dryness? Is it feeling a little more taut and dehydrated than normal? This is a common complaint during the cooler months, and it needs to be addressed!  Skin loses moisture when the air is drier, so we usually need to compensate with a heavier moisturiser when the mercury goes down. For the first time,…
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Why Choose Peels?

  By Chrysalis Medispa skin therapist Katherine. Peels have been at the forefront of professional in-clinic skin treatments for the last fifteen years, and for good reason.  When correctly prescribed and performed, a course of peels can offer outstanding results for even the most discerning of patients.  Peels have come a long way - we are now able to offer…
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Suite 1, 281-285 Ross River Road,
Aitkenvale Townsville Q 4814.
07 4779 2886
enquiries@chrysalismedispa.com.au

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