To know Lidia Tivichi is to love her. Actress Gwyneth Paltow has said she wants to clone this Romanian-born esthetician, and it is easy to understand why.
She is part-esthetician, part-therapist, part- spiritual healer, part-chemist and part-confidante. Tivichi is both the jack and the master of all these trades. With a celebrity following that reads like a post-Oscar night red carpet rundown, Tivichi remains humble, earnest and grateful. She never forgets a face (or another body part) or a story, which is one of the reasons that her clients keep coming back.
Now she has her own posh Park Avenue skin care boutique – Maris Dusan by Lidia Tivichi – where Tivichi and a handful
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Ages old Russian beauty secrets are now accessible to American women thanks to New York aesthetician Marina. Known by her first name only, Marina, is the CEO of the Spring Beauty Spa in Huntington, Long Island, New York, and CEO of her own skincare line, Oridel. With a dedicated clientele – sometimes several generations of the same family – Marina offers skin rejuvenation methods that often rely on ancient potions such as sea buckthorn oil. Above all else, Marina recognizes what her clients need. Among the services she performs are peels, non-surgical face lifts, photo rejuvenating treatments, collagen induction therapy and lifestyle advice. Read on to learn mor