• Anti-Aging

    Anti-aging Facials are not a miracle in an hour but they do give you a fresh start to a healthier and balanced complexion. Regular facials will help you maintain optimal skin health. How often should I get facials? It varies from person to person. Ideally, get a facial monthly to stimulate your skin’s cellular turnover […]

  • FAQ Nails

      1. Why is shaving calluses illegal in most states? Calluses protect our feet from daily wear and tear—think high heels and friction caused by walking or jogging—so it’s best to just smooth them with a pumice stone instead of removing them altogether. 2. Should I shave my legs before a pedicure? Mycobacterium fortuitum—a bacterial […]

  • Product Focus Dermalogica

    Sunscreen Chart

    Need UV protection? No problem. Use this handy chart to find out which Dermalogica sunscreen is right for you!  Spa Vargas carries the full line of Dermalogica for your skincare needs.  Summer isn’t the only season to shield your skin. Find out which spf sunscreen is right for you.

  • Sun Recovery

    Sun Recovery

    We’re confident you share the importance of sun protection with all your staff, clients, and really anyone within earshot. Protecting skin before and during sun exposure or any outdoor time is a non-negotiable. However, it’s equally important to care for skin and hair properly after time in the sun. Here are a few tips to […]

  • The Waxing Q & As with Tips by Jessica DeAngelo


    These are the most common questions that I have heard over the years.  If your question is not answered, just give us a call at 630.307.1100 for St. Charles or 847.277.9250 for Barrington.   Why should I have an esthetician professionally wax my unwanted hair? Waxing yourself is difficult because you simply cannot reach all areas.  […]