Born out of her personal desire to find the ultimate, high-end hair removal technique, Cindy Barshopâ€”recently seen on season 4 of Bravoâ€™s uber popular Real Housewives of New York seriesâ€”founded her first Completely Bare spa on Madison Avenue in 1998. The hi-tech spa chain has since expended to four locations nationally, and Cindy herself has become a go-to authority on non-invasive beauty treatments, such as skin improving lasers, cellulite reducer VelaShape, waxing, and skincare. She also launched a Completely Bare product line, which includes sun care products and at-home hair removal tools, with the goal of giving women spa quality treatments at home.
Beauty In The Bag talks to Reflectionsâ€™ Center medical director Mitchell Chasin, MD, and New York City plastic surgeon Elliot Jacobs, MD, about curing the vexing condition that affects as many as 3% of people including Real Housewife of New York Ramona Singer. We are talking about excessive underarm sweating. And when we say cure, we mean no sweat!
Extreme, profuse underarm sweating â€“ and not just the kind that you get when youâ€™re lifting weights or sitting out in the sun Â â€”can be more than just a little embarrassing, it can really hinder your quality of life and ability to hold a job or maintain an intimate relationship. Not to mention, you will make your