Microdermabrasion: Information and benefits

What is Microdermabrasion?

Microdermabrasion is a type of non-invasive exfoliating treatment where your vivaMD Spa & Weight Management medical professionals use highly effective microdermabrasion technology – DT2 by Altair to resurfaces the superficial layer of skin. If you are looking for more radiant, smoother skin without invasive surgery or harsh chemicals a microdermabrasion is an excellent option for revitalizing dull skin leaving you with a fresh, healthy glow. For more information and benefits of microdermabrasion and the difference between day spa and medical spa microdermabrasion please click the read more.

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Gift Certificate – vivaMD Medical Spa & Weight Management

We all seem truly challenged when faced with what to get for a family member or a friend on holidays, their birthday or other special occasion. If you go the traditional route and buy something you think they like, you might be wrong and in most cases it is true. Or you could present them with a big box of chocolates from Belgium, only to have them frown and say you are sabotaging their diet. So what are you going to do?

Here is the perfect solution: purchase a gift certificate in the denomination of your choosing. And here is the most brilliant part of all-they get to pick the service interested of you falling into the trap of telling them she/he needs a non-surgical facelift or to sign up for one of their weight loss programs! So you get to be a total loving gift giver without raising the ire!

Who knew that picking out the perfect gift could be so convenient, wonderful and SAFE as vivaMD’s gift certificate.

Go to: http://vivamd.com/instant-gift-certificates/


Lose fat

Do not wait until the New Year to make weight loss a resolution! Under the supervision of our medical professionals at vivaMD Medical Spa & Weight Management you can lose weight fast and safely. since weight loss is not about crash dieting and strenuous workouts. Instead, our medical staff will designs an individualized program to suit the specific needs of each patient. Detection of vitamin and mineral deficiency or surplus is determined through Tissue Mineral Analysis and then counteracted, bringing balance back to the body and boosting natural energy.  A successful weight loss program gives hands on coaching and advocates for healthy life style changes that will last beyond a crash diet.  Schedule a free consultation with vivaMD Medical Spa & Weight Management and find a life changing solution with permanent results!

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Lip Filler

Summer is here, and although it is the time to be outside, the sun can cause our lips to look dehydrated and begin to show signs of premature aging. To give the dry, creasing lips a luscious boost, vivaMD is now offering specials on lip filler for lip enhancement. While adding both volume and hydration, lip fillers also promote the production of collagen giving a soft plump look to enhance the beauty of your natural lips.




You have probably heard about LATISSE® the eyelash grower that’s been on the market since the FDA approved it in December 2008.  LATISSE® is actually a version of a glaucoma drug in eye drop form called bimatoprost (brand name Lumigan, manufacturer Allergan, Inc.), in use since FDA approval in 2001. During that period doctors and their glaucoma patients noticed the longer, lusher eyelashes appearing over time.

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Is there anything to help us look rested?

Are you getting plenty of sleep and, yet, still looking tired?

Nothing is better than sleep for our health and wellbeing but there are steps you can take to help you look more rested, refreshed, and younger. The Medical Cosmetic field has grown to the point that there are a variety of procedures available to help as well.

The most popular, widely used procedures are Botox injections, fillers (Juvederm™ Ultra Plus™, Juvederm™ VolumaLift™, Radiesse®, Restylane®), and rejuvenating facials. Next in line would be skin tightening procedures such as the various laser options and medical quality skin care products prescribed by your Medical Professional such as the Obagi line of medical skin care.


Please explore our website for more information and call (510) 742-5795 or click on the link below to schedule your complimentary consultation.


Vein ablation for the treatment of varicose vein at vivaMD Medical Spa & Weight Management

{Endovenous Radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of varicose vein}

More than 30 million people are affected by varicose veins or CVI in the Us. With only 1.9 million seeking treatment annually, leaving the vast majority undiagnosed and untreated. Without treatment, those with the disease may experience progressive symptoms, such as swollen legs, skin damage and/or ulcers that can be debilitating and significantly impact their quality of life.

Fortunately, with proper treatment, that outcome is preventable. And that is why vivaMD Medical Spa proudly introduces CLOSUREFAST™system- Endovenous Radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of varicose veins.


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Facials Offer Long Term Health and Clarity for Our Skin

Facials give our skin a beautiful glow making us look much fresher, allowing the skin to breathe and absorb the nutrients from our skin care products. All very important reasons to have regular facials! However, there are long term benefits that are very important, too.  Among many other reasons, they can help protect the skin from dehydration and clean the skin deeply to the pore level which helps in the quest to prevent the small lines and wrinkles that come with age; helps prevent the enlargement of our pores; and, helps prevent acne which, in the long run, helps avoid acne scars (often the result if acne is not treated quickly and properly).


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