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Cellulite

Welcome to AFYA Skin and Body Clinic

The word AFYA means healthy in the African language of Swahili. To Joelle Rodenburgh, owner of AFYA Skin and Body Clinic located on Suffolk Street, being healthy overall, inside and out, is very important.  “It’s all about confidence,” says Rodenburgh. “Feeling confident inside, radiates on the outside and having great skin often helps with that overall glow and feeling.”   AFYA Skin and Body Clinic first opened its doors in November 2016 and has been helping women and men achieve more than just beautiful skin ever since. “I started AFYA to help empower people, to help them feel comfortable in their skin and help them to feel confident that their appearance reflects […]

Cellulite

Cellulite is a condition where underlying fat pockets appear in a dimpling pattern due to the fibrous septae that encompass the fat cells underneath the skin tissue. Dermatologists claim that cellulite may affect up to 90% of women at some point in their lives. Although cellulite can be found in both male and females, it is most common in women. There are three grades of cellulite based upon its severity: ● Grade 1 cellulite sees no clinical symptoms, but a microscopic examination of cells from the area detects underlying anatomical changes. ● Grade 2 cellulite requires the skin to show pallor (pastiness), be lower temperature, and have decreased elasticity, in […]

The Meaning of AFYA- VBlog #1

AFYA Skin and Body Clinic is happy to launch our Video Blog series discussing the importance of Health Skin and a Healthy Body.  AFYA comes from a Swahili word that means Healthy.  We believe that achieving healthy skin is the same thing as achieving beautiful skin.  We welcome you to come in for a complimentary healthy skin assessment today!  519-803-7435

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