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Tamara-Venditti-2Tamara Venditti, L.E., C.P.M.
Specializing in clinical skin care treatments, Tamara has practiced as a licensed esthetician for over 17 years in Manatee County. She received her certification in Advanced Para-medical Esthetics from the Fashion Focus Academy of Facial & Skincare Technology. A few years later, she completed additional training through You’Nique in Clinical Micro-pigmentation techniques.

Tamara has established an impressive permanent make-up practice, and a tri-county reputation as one of the premier areola tattoo artists for breast cancer reconstruction patients in Manatee, Pinellas and Hillsborough. In addition, she has successfully completed product knowledge certification classes in the medical-based product lines SkinMedica TM and ZO Zein Obagi, M.D. TM.

Unlike typical “spa” treatments, Tamara has a clinical approach designed to not only help her patients look their best, but actually “correct” damaged skin, “revitalize” problem skin and “reverse” the signs of aging. Her process is customized using the latest technology and pharmaceutical-grade product lines. She begins with an initial skin analysis, followed by a treatment customized to the patient’s needs, and ending with patient education regarding appropriate home care, and the importance of daily sunscreen application.

On a personal level, Tamara believes that “health and beauty come from the inside out.” She placed 2nd Runner-up in the Mrs. Florida 1982 pageant and is more recently an avid fitness competitor in CrossFit TM and Body Building, placing 1st in the Ms. Southern USA Fitness Competition, October 2009.

Her personal philosophy:

“You only have one skin, and one body, so protect and care for it, because it has to last a lifetime.”

Skin Care Treatments:

VISIA TM Diagnostic Skin Analysis

The “first step” to transforming the look and feel of your skin’s texture and appearance. Our clinical esthetician uses the Visia system to capture key visual information for 6 areas affecting the health of your complexion (wrinkles, spots, pores, color variation, porphyrins (bacteria in the pores) and UV damage).

Deep Pore Cleanse- From $80.00

This individually formulated treatment exfoliates the skin to expose a healthy glow. Skin analysis, followed by gentle cleansing, facial massage, light extractions, warm towels, culminating with a custom-blended mask (calming, or glycolic) depending upon skin type. A hand massage with warm mitts is added to complete the relaxing experience.

Problem Skin – From $80.00

This treatment is designed to address both adolescent and adult acne, includes a deep pore cleanse, extractions, deep follicle mask to aid in the elimination of blemishes, rebalancing moisturizer w/sunscreen and proper skin care instruction with recommended homecare products.

  • Micro-dermabrasion – From $125.00

    • Series of 3 pre-paid treatments – $345.00 ($30 savings)
    • Series of 6 pre-paid treatments – $600.00 ($150 savings)

Micro-dermabrasion is a non-invasive procedure beginning with derma-planing of the skin, followed by the use of controlled vacuum-assisted pressure to gently exfoliate and extract dead skin cells, to unveil younger, healthier looking skin. This procedure offers remarkable results by diminishing fine lines, blackheads, blemishes, minor pigment inconsistencies, and sun damage. Treatment is completed with a light alpha-hydroxy acid solution.

Derma-planing – $50.00

Derma-planing added to any skincare service – $15.00

Derma-planing is the process of exfoliation using a surgical scalpel to free the skin’s surface of dead cellular layers and protein buildup.

Chemical Peels:

ingle Micro-Peel Treatment – From $75.00

Designed to resurface the skin, this 3-step process removes a micro-thin layer of skin using pure enzyme, or derma-planing. Followed by a 20/70% Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA) application, and skin freezing using C02.

Liquid Retinol (added to Micro-Peel treatment) – Additional $10.00
A liquid Retinol may be added for extra exfoliation. Helps cellular turnover, reduces acne, fine lines and brown spots.

  • Micro-Peel “PLUS” Treatment – From $95.00

    • Series of 3 pre-paid treatments – $245.00 ($40 savings)
    • Series of 6 pre-paid treatments – $450.00 ($120 savings)

An advanced treatment to stimulate cellular turnover through the application of salicylic, lactic acid, and Resorcinol applied to the skin, followed by liquid Retinol which remains on the skin. Experience best results through multiple treatments. Smooth fine lines, even skin discoloration, reduce acne, and sun damage.

  • Vitalize Peel – single treatment $150.00

    • Series of 3 pre-paid treatments – $400.00 ($50 savings)

This peel helps to erase the effects of time. A unique blend of 10% alpha-hydroxy acid, beta-hydroxy acid, Resorcinol and 3% retinoic acid. Clinically proven to improve pigmentation, malasma and sun damage. You will experience little, or no down time with this superficial peel. Best results are achieved with a series of treatments. Suitable for most skin types.

Jessner/TCA Peel – from $300.00 – $500.00

A 14% Jessner solution and a 20% Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) is applied to give a “medium depth” peel which focuses on deep wrinkles, pigment problems and skin imperfections to smooth the skin texture. This process can be done on face, neck, chest and arms. Price varies depending upon areas treated.

ZO (by Zein Obagi, MD) 3-Step Peel – From $165.00

Lacerna_Make_Up_ButtonThis technologically advanced 3-step procedure is the only multi-functional, epidermal peel designed to provide long lasting treatment benefits. Using a blend of exfoliants (17% Salicylic acid, 10% TCA, 5% Lactic acid, 6% Retinol), which stimulates collagen and restores the skins moisture balance. Reveals softer, smoother, tighter looking skin. Best results are achieved with multiple treatments. Suitable for most skin types.

Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT) using Rejuvapen – from $200.00

Also referred to as “micro-needling” this non-ablative treatment stimulates the body’s production of collagen, resulting in the reduction of wrinkles, improvement of overall skin texture, and the minimization of pores. CIT is also effective in improving the appearance of acne scars, and stretch marks. Best results are achieved with multiple treatments.

Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy (PRP) using Rejuvapen – from $600.00

Achieving celebrity status as the “vampire facial”, PRP therapy utilizes a leading-edge patented technology to extract naturally occurring protein growth factors from your own blood plasma to stimulate skin repair through promoting cell growth and collagen production. Visibly transforms the look and feel of your skin. Ask if PRP is right for you.