Making Treatment a Treat: The Professional Choice for Oncological Wellness

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When it comes to salon services, we know how good they can make us feel. A little pampering can go a long way, but at Nu You Skin Care and Wellness Center, it goes far beyond skin deep.

Owner Gerry Christopher is a licensed esthetician and certified oncology esthetician who has been offering oncological facials to those undergoing chemotherapy and radiation for several years.

“I began offering this service since cancer runs in my family,” she says. “It’s so important to me to help relieve the stress of what the body goes through during cancer treatment, and soothing the skin is a big part of that.” Christopher explains that not only is the skin the largest organ of the body, it is the largest organ that helps rid the body of toxins. “When you’re putting chemo through the body, it has to come out somewhere – and that’s the skin,” she says. “The skin on the face is especially sensitive because it’s exposed, has lots of blood vessels, and is thinner than on other parts of the body.”

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Nu You Skin Care Nurtures Glowing, Healthy Skin from the Inside Out

by Gisele R. Siebold

NuYouLogo_0417Healing is the cornerstone of Nu You Skin Care and Wellness Centers, with locations in Ambler and Langhorne, where an atmosphere of healing and rejuvenation pampers the body and soul.

Gerry Christopher, owner and licensed esthetician, believes education is key to helping clients understand that healthy skin comes from the inside out. “We assist clients in making good decisions about what they put on their skin and into their body. For example, acne is the body’s way of looking for attention. Changing not only a skin care regimen but also eating habits can make a big difference,” she explains. “Our products are all-natural, organic, vegan and free of hazardous chemicals, designed to heal the dermis and accommodate clients with sensitive skin, and can be shipped all over the country.”

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