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I am Debbie McGregor, owner and founder of Total Body Concept. I started the skincare clinic and day spa back in 1993. Welcome to my blog about fostering a holistic, more positive outlook on life. I have just started on my new life's mission to become a motivational speaker, and this blog will follow this journey. Enjoy!

This is a place where I would like to share my knowledge on everything from skincare and inner health to holistic living and the importance of meditation, creative visualisation and affirmations. Nothing in life is by chance – and in this blog I’ll tell you why. Come and join me as we learn to Live the Balance.

The Collagen Remodelling Facial. Restore your skin’s youthful glow with Laser Genesis (now $200!)

18th January 2020
The Collagen Remodelling Facial. Restore your skin’s youthful glow with Laser Genesis (now $200!)

Looking to supercharge your skin? We’re starting 2020 with a bang and are now offering our clients the world famous Laser Genesis facial (aka the 'Hollywood Facial') at a new permanent price of $200 for a 30 minute session (yep, that’s half price!). Now you can have a more youthful appearance by treating conditions that are typically associated with aging and sun damage. 

A breakthrough laser facial treatment, Genesis is a highly effective skin care system that stimulates the skin's natural processes by remodeling collagen to improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and skin texture and to reverse the signs of aging, sun damage and facial redness to promote a vibrant, healthy looking complexion. Kendall Jenner and Continue reading

SKIN GUIDE: Everything you need to know about collagen

15th January 2020
SKIN GUIDE: Everything you need to know about collagen

It feels like everyone is talking about collagen these days! Found in skin, bones and connective tissues, collagen is a fibrous protein and is what holds the body together. Collagen is the most abundant protein found in your body, however from the age of 24 you’ll start to lose 2% of your collagen production every year with age and exposure to factors such as UV light, smoking or high sugar consumption - and that’s when we start to notice wrinkles and sagging.

So what does collagen do to your skin? Simply put, it is what is responsible for keeping your complexion looking firm and giving your skin elasticity. Collagen protein makes up for 70% of the total protein in your skin, and with a lack of collagen comes the dreaded signs of ageing; an increase in wrinkles, loose skin and less elasticity. In order to keep skin looking plump and healthy, it’s important to incorporate a regular skin care routine that helps to repair and boost these levels of collagen ... Continue reading

Introducing TBC Skin Secrets!

20th November 2019
Introducing TBC Skin Secrets!

We thought over the next while we’d let you in on some of the skin care secrets we believe are lesser known but absolutely essential for healthy skin on the daily.

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Silicium Super Lift Facial

19th November 2019
Silicium Super Lift Facial

For a facial that will lift your skin as much as your spirits - the Silicium Super Lift Facial is a luxe treatment that every face needing some love and attention will benefit from.

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Protect and Hydrate this Summer with Ultraceuticals

18th November 2019
Protect and Hydrate this Summer with Ultraceuticals

Warmer days are here, and the sun rays are out in full force! That’s why Ultraceuticals has concocted the ultimate protect and repair summer gift-with-purchase for you.

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Ultraceuticals Derma Needling System 0.2mm for use at home

17th November 2019
Ultraceuticals Derma Needling System 0.2mm for use at home

Are you ready to enhance your at-home skincare regime? Try this Ultra Derma Needling system, and you’ll be bound to see an improvement in skin texture and firmness, and a reduction in the appearance of wrinkles, fine lines and scars for an overall more youthful appearance.

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Target wrinkles and firm your skin with Thalgo's anti-ageing Silicium range

12th November 2019
Target wrinkles and firm your skin with Thalgo's anti-ageing Silicium range

Thalgo’s anti-ageing Silicium Marin range is yet another transformative selection of skincare products inspired by the ocean, specifically formulated to target deep wrinkles and correct loss of firmness. This range is the perfect anti-ageing solution with Silicium encapsulated in micro-sponges for a slow release, and Silicium grafted onto plumping Hyaluronic Acid.

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Toneya & Fran in Auckland

30th October 2019
Toneya & Fran in Auckland

Here at Total Body Concept, Laser and IPL technologies and their safe use are integral to the skincare services we offer. That’s why last month we sent our wonderful Toneya and Fran to Auckland for a NZ Laser and IPL Training workshop. 

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Natural radiance with Thalgo's BB Cream

28th October 2019
Natural radiance with Thalgo's BB Cream

For effortless style and the supreme “no make-up look” we recommend Thalgo’s BB Cream! This illuminating multi-perfection cream is a blend of 24H hydration, marine “airbrush” effect particles and BB Cream goodness. A hybrid product created exclusively by Thalgo, this cream reveals dewy skin with a natural look.

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