Local girl makes skin care a lifestyle - Ahwatukee Foothills News: Money

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
|
||
Logout|My Dashboard

Local girl makes skin care a lifestyle

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Related Stories

Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2012 7:00 pm

Waxing, facials, makeup and lasers, local business owner Jena Irby is ready to handle it all.

Irby has been an esthetician since 2003, helping clients with skin care and makeup. As her career has developed and she began working in salons, a plastic surgeon’s office, and even doing bridal makeup on the weekends, Irby realized starting her own practice is something she really had a passion for.

“What I like to describe Skin Fit to be is a culmination of passion for skin rejuvenation, facial treatments, makeup, waxing, all mixed into one,” Irby said. “I’m really excited to be able to offer a variety and an array of facial treatments for all skin care concerns.”

Irby is starting her practice inside Natural Healthcare Specialties in Ahwatukee, at 13203 S. 48th St. It’s where her parents have been offering holistic chiropractic care for years and Irby says it just seemed like a good fit.

“I’m in a great, unique environment because I’m in a licensed physician’s office, so if something I’m doing isn’t working maybe it’s a hormonal thing,” Irby said. “Maybe you need to get tested for specific vitamins that are missing from your diet. I have that capability to work with doctors in the office. I feel that I can really help someone achieve whatever their concerns are because of the environment I’m in… I knew I wanted to be more in the medical side of skin care. We can achieve amazing things with the skin if you have the right tools, technology and education. You can really change someone’s life. If they have acne or are worried about aging it really can help them feel better about themselves. I’m all about that.”

Irby said because she’s working from a physician’s office she can also offer some different treatments and products that will be more results driven.

She describes her approach to skin care as a lifestyle change.

“My mission is to create result driven services at a price people are comfortable with,” Irby said. “I don’t want people coming in to me every six months, I’d really like it to be a lifestyle where they can come in once a month. I feel like I’ve set my prices at an affordable rate with many options depending on the results they are looking for. I kind of think of Skin Fit as a skin rejuvenation and body relaxation lifestyle. I want people not to just think of it as a luxury, it’s something that will really help them achieve healthy skin and overall body wellness.”

For more information on Skin Fit, visit skinfitaz.com or call (480) 518-5463.

Contact writer: (480) 898-7914 or ahurtado@ahwatukee.com

More about

More about

More about

  • Discuss

Phoenix fire: Five people hurt after car crashes into power pole; lines down across roadway

PHOENIX - Phoenix firefighters are responding to a serious crash near 29th Street and Greenway Road. First responders say initial information …

Published: July 23, 2016 - 1:33 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/nor…

Mahin Khan, accused of plotting attack on Arizona office, denied bail

PHOENIX - A Tucson man charged with plotting a terrorist attack on a motor vehicle office in metro Phoenix will remain jailed until his trial …

Published: July 23, 2016 - 1:29 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/cen…

Buy Low, Sell Never: Why Not Just Buy the Entire Coal Industry?

I recently drove across the West, mostly on two-lane roads and through towns where campaign signs aren’t about a candidate but a mineral. “Coa…

Published: July 23, 2016 - 1:03 pm @ http://www.yesmagazine.org/planet/buy-low-sell-nev…

Death Row Diaries: German citizen kills wife for $400,000 in insurance money

PHOENIX - Arizona’s most notorious death row inmates past and present have incredible stories including this one where a woman was married the…

Published: July 23, 2016 - 12:39 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/crime/death-row-diaries-…

AU Passport A Work in Progress

Print Passports, Proposals, Postponements Highlight AU Summit AU Backs Call for 'Robust' African Force in South Sudan Election of AU Chairpers…

Published: July 23, 2016 - 12:38 pm @ http://www.voanews.com/content/au-passports-work-i…

Arizona Republican calls out GOP insanity: ‘Stop saying Hillary belongs in jail’

A Republican senator has called on his party to dial back its rhetoric with regards to presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.

Published: July 23, 2016 - 12:38 pm @ http://www.rawstory.com/2016/07/arizona-republican…

The Story Behind This Running Police Officer’s Act of Kindness

“We’ve had some deaths from people either falling asleep or camping out in a dumpster, or behind, and then the garbage vehicle comes out and i…

Published: July 23, 2016 - 12:40 pm @ http://www.runnersworld.com/general-interest/the-s…

“Everything that Donald Trump and Mike Pence are not”: Clinton and Kaine debut as Democratic ticket in Florida

Topics: Donald Trump, Elections 2016, Hillary Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton Hillary Clinton introduced running mate Tim Kaine as “a progress…

Published: July 23, 2016 - 12:35 pm @ http://www.salon.com/2016/07/23/everything_that_do…

The Munich gunman had a book that analyzes school shootings

The 18-year-old German-Iranian gunman who killed nine people and himself near a Munich shopping mall on Friday owned a book on American school…

Published: July 23, 2016 - 12:33 pm @ http://www.newsweek.com/munich-gunman-book-school-…

WNBA president supports players' activism 'off the court'

NEW YORK - WNBA President Lisa Borders applauds the league's players for taking an active stance on social issues, she just wishes they would …

Published: July 23, 2016 - 12:35 pm @ http://www.thescore.com/wnba/news/1063622-wnba-pre…

Facebook

ahwatukee.com on Facebook

Twitter

ahwatukee.com on Twitter

RSS

Subscribe to ahwatukee.com via RSS

RSS Feeds

Spacer4px

Most Popular

Online poll

Loading…