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Gifts for the mother in your life

Published by CCSD Marketing Team

Whether they are your biological mom, your mother-in-law, a mom-like figure in your life or a dog mom, treat that special person with an extra-special gift from CCSD! Mother’s Day is on May 12 – here are some great ideas to treat her this year! 

  • OmniLux Contour LED At-Home Devices: Give the gift of glowing skin with an OmniLux LED device for the face, hands or neck & décolleté! Omnilux redefines skincare with medical-grade LED light therapy proven to enhance your natural skin. It helps reduce fine lines, wrinkles, redness, and the appearance of pigmentation, while restoring a healthy, youthful glow. 
  • EmSculpt NEO: Tighten abdominal muscles, reduce fat, and close the separation in abdomen between the muscles from childbirth with HIFEM energy (High-intensity focused electromagnetic technology). The perfect Push present for new moms! 
  • CSS and CCSD Gift Certificates: Whether you need a last-minute gift or you’re buying for the mom that has EVERYTHING, a gift certificate is sure to please!  With a Chicago Skin Science gift certificate, she can stock up on her favorite skin care products. Or a Chicago Cosmetic Surgery and Dermatology gift certificate lets her book a cosmetic treatment she’s always wanted!  
  • EmSella: Helps strengthen the pelvic floor – great for ALL moms! Improves childbirth recovery, prevents pelvic floor laxity, decreases urinary incontinence and more. 
  • EMFACE: Non-invasive Facial Lifting in as little as four 20-minute sessions- no downtime, no needles.  Resulting in up to 37% fewer wrinkles! In May, an EMFACE submentum package also receives a complimentary Alastin Neck Complex, while supplies last. A $119 value, Alastin Neck Complex tightens and smooths the neck/décolleté area. 
  • EMFEMME 360: Whether it’s a result of age, childbirth or simply a cosmetic insecurity, women are regularly asking about treatments to address urinary incontinence and other intimacy concerns. EFEMME 360 is the quickest radiofrequency (RF) non-invasive and no downtime treatment to address a wide range of women’s wellness concerns.  

Call us today to purchase your Mother’s Day present! 

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