Frequently Asked Questions

We know the importance of making a well-educated decision when it comes to your skin. Whether you have questions about consultations, clothing for appointments, or treatments, we want to make sure you feel confident in your skin.

Why should I choose Serene Advanced Skin Care?

At Serene Advanced Skin Care, we focus on skin health and take a natural anti-aging approach. We empower you with personalized, long-lasting treatments utilizing our innovative, anti-aging technology to repair your skin, refresh your look and renew your confidence.

How can wellness therapy help?

Acupuncture, massage, and lymphatic drainage can work on a myriad of issues. From weight loss, to immune boosting, to alleviating anxiety and stress, these modalities were meant to mitigate issues as well as strengthen the body and take the individual into the path of lifelong wellness.

How long does it take for an initial consultation?

The initial consultation takes approximately 30 minutes to complete. You will leave with a written treatment plan and personalized recommendations to reach your overall goals. Initial consultations range from $25-$50 depending on which provider you see. Please call our office for details.

What should I wear to my massage/acupuncture appointment?

Your comfort and well-being are paramount to our wellness treatments. During a massages and lymphatic massages, one disrobes to their comfort level. Generally, the patient stays clothed for acupuncture treatments, wearing loose-fitting tops and bottoms where the practitioner can get to the knees and below the elbows. However, because there are acupuncture points all over the body, disrobing and being covered by sheets is perfectly acceptable and can be helpful for the practitioner.

Is acupuncture painful?

Like any issue that requires treatment, there are some hardships to encounter, but we do our best to make sure you are relaxed and comfortable. The needles the practitioner uses are very thin, short, and only the size of a hair. Still, it is a needle, so you may feel a little poke upon the insertion, but generally, the treatments are painless and one is able to relax in the entirety of the session.

What type of injectables do you use?

We offer our clients Botox to treat wrinkles, as well as platelet-rich fibrin to help increase volume, accelerate tissue healing and the skin rejuvenation process.

How long do facial injections last?

Generally speaking, Botox lasts about 3-4 months but can vary from patient to patient. Platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) is performed in a series of treatments, spaced 4-6 weeks apart and volume dissipates over the course of 1-3 weeks. Results such as skin tightening, collagen production, and improved skin quality lasts approximately 6-12 months.

What types of skin care treatments or procedures do you offer?

We offer a variety of facial services and laser procedures for skin health and rejuvenation. Non-ablative resurfacing, IPL, vein treatments, and hair removal are our popular laser therapies. Other services offered are MD Pen Microneedling, Morpheus radiofrequency microneedling, Evolve and Evoke for body contouring and facial remodeling, as well as ZO signature facials, Geneo facials, injectables and Celluma light therapy.

What skin conditions does Celluma help with?

Celluma delivers blue, red, and near-infrared light energy simultaneously to treat a variety of conditions. We offer Celluma as a stand-alone therapy or a combination therapy to treat acne, scarring, pain, wrinkles, and hair loss.

How often should I get a facial?

Facials are recommended every 1-4 weeks depending on your concerns and overall skin health goals. One of our team members will work with you to develop a skin care plan to include intervals of recommended treatments.

What facial is recommended for dry skin?

We offer the Refresh or Calming ZO facial as well as the Hydrate Geneo facial for dry skin.

What facial is recommended for oily skin?

The ZO or Geneo Purifying facial is a great way to help balance out skin that has overactive oil glands.

Can I workout and/or be in the sun after a chemical peel?

It is not recommended to workout or have any sun exposure after a chemical peel. You will want to avoid exercise for 2-3 days and direct sun exposure for a minimum of 2 weeks post VI Peel.

Is body contouring a long-term solution?

Body contouring works best when coupled with healthy eating and regular exercise. It can be a long-term solution if the proper lifestyle changes are made along with maintenance sessions every few months.

How many sessions does it take to see results from body contouring?

Results can be seen in as little as two sessions, however, 6-12 treatments are recommended.

Are laser hair removal treatments painful?

Laser hair removal is minimally painful, our Light Sheer Quattro is designed with a chill tip to minimize any pain with treatment.

How long will the results of laser hair removal last?

Laser hair removal can last indefinitely with the proper maintenance treatments. Generally, 1-2 treatments a year are needed to maintain results.

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Our Office Locations

Serene Advanced Skin Care
363 Atlantic Blvd.
Suite 10
Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

Office Hours

Monday: 10am - 5pm
(By Appointment Only)
Tuesday: 10am - 6pm
Wednesday : 10am - 6pm
Thursday : 10am - 6pm
Friday : 9am - 5pm
Saturday : 9am - 4pm

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