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Advanced Peel

Curious why you should upgrade to an advanced peel?Glycolic Peels (AHA) work as a low grade exfoliator that clears away dead skin cells that can lead to blackheads and congestion. Also as we age our natural cell turnover starts to slow so glycolic will speed...

Why upgrade to an advanced peel?

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Skin Dimensions Day Spa at Soderstrom Skin Institute was recognized as the winner of the Spa category in the Quad City Times Readers Choice Awards 2018. Soderstrom Skin Institute also placed first in the Dermatology and Plastic/Cosmetic Surgery categories. Thank you to everyone who...

Skin Dimensions Day Spa Wins 2018 Readers Choice Award

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Winner of 6/6 CategoriesSoderstrom Skin Institute and Skin Dimensions Day Spa placed first in 6 of the 6 nominated categories in Journal Star Media’s 2018 Best of the Best business listing: Best Dermatology Group, Best Cosmetic Surgeon (James M. Jeffries III, MD), Best Plastic...

2018 Winner of Peoria Journal Star Best of the Best Awards

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Wondering what to do with the Skin Dimensions gift card you received on Valentine’s Day? The beauty of this gift is that you can pamper yourself to a variety of products and services – the trick is narrowing down your options. Not sure where...

Our Treat-Yourself Gift Card Guide

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Whether you’re searching for gifts to provide a pampering touch, or something to help bring out someone’s inner oh-so-luxe glow – we have you covered with these pretty little gift ideas. Shop online or stop by your nearest Skin Dimensions Day Spa location and...

Pretty Little Christmas Gift Ideas

Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Originally published on Skin Dimensions OnlineMother’s Day is just around the corner – are you ready? This year, instead of flowers and chocolate, make her feel special with gifts that help her feel beautiful and help her radiate that beauty into the world around...

Mother’s Day Guide – Gifts to Help Her Feel Special This Year

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Fun in the sun can come to a screeching halt when a skin care calamity appears on the scene. For summer skin relief from a handful of body and health plights, these products are just what you need to keep spirits high and misadventure...

Summer Skin Relief

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Carl W. Soderstrom, MD Board Certified DermatologistRecently, we shared a time lapse video on social media of a patient receiving JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC lip injections at our Peoria office. The patient, Ann, also works as a Cosmetic Nurse at Soderstrom Skin Institute. As a...

Behind the Scenes: JUVÉDERM® Lip Injections

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While we will never stop recommending sunscreen, hats can also be useful in protecting the head, face, neck, and ears from the sun. Keeping these areas covered by the shade of a hat is one way to ensure the sun protection doesn’t end when...

Not All Hats are Created Equal

Peru Beauty Picks

At Skin Dimensions – in both our Day Spa locations and our online store, we strive to provide our clients with insights and solutions to keep their complexion looking fresh and radiant, and most importantly, healthy! We want you to look and feel simply...

Our Peru Spa Staff’s Beauty Must-Haves

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Carl W. Soderstrom, MD Board Certified Dermatologist Unwanted facial and body hair is a common problem that can be a source of distress and frustration for men and women. Methods such as waxing, shaving and tweezing yield temporary results and can leave skin irritated. Today,...

Goodbye Razor, Hello Laser!

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Carl W. Soderstrom, MD Board Certified DermatologistA hug, a card and some good beer are okay gift ideas for Father’s Day – but what if you could find something special? What if you could find your dad, or the father of your kids, the...

Father’s Day Gift Guide