The SPA: Minneapolis’ Preeminent Medical Spa
In addition to the surgical procedures performed by Dr. Karan Chopra and Dr. Joe Gryskiewicz, or “Dr. Joe,” Twin Cities Cosmetic Surgery also offers medical-grade, prescription-grade skincare and spa services for our patients seeking non-surgical enhancement. These innovative treatments can achieve a number of aesthetic improvements—from anti-aging facial fillers to incision-free selective fat reduction—with unmatched convenience and virtually no downtime.
If you would like to rejuvenate your appearance with lasting results, please visit the pages below to learn more about each service. Contact our office today to schedule your consultation!
What Concerns Can I Improve?
Smooth bulges of stubborn fat and attain your ideal body contours without surgery, needles, or downtime.
Restore a more youthful look by tightening loose skin and reducing cellulite.
Wrinkles, Volume Loss, and Facial Creases
Bring your inner youth to the surface and reverse prominent signs of aging, such as wrinkles and depleted facial volume.
Injectables | Lip Flip | PRP Injections
Acne Scarring, Sun Damage, and a Dull Complexion
Erase the damage of the past and reclaim a more radiant complexion.
SkinPen® Microneedling | Facials and Peels | HydraFacial® | Skin Care Lines
Blemishes and Hyperpigmentation
Renew the tone and texture of your skin for an even, luminous glow.
SkinPen® Microneedling | CryoProbe™ | HydraFacial®
Tend to your feminine wellness and begin living a more comfortable, confident quality of life.
Reinvigorate the growth of inactive hair follicles and enjoy fuller, thicker hair in areas of sparsity.
Straighten humps in the nasal bridge and enhance your overall facial profile.
Undefined Body Contours
Make curvy contours a reality and improve flat or unshapely buttocks.
Sculptra® Aesthetic BBL
Vitamin B Deficiency
Get the nutrients you need to feel more focused and energetic throughout the day.
Vitamin B12 Shots
What are My Non-Surgical Treatment Options?
CoolSculpting® is an exciting alternative to liposuction that can remove isolated fat pockets around the body without the need for surgery, incisions, or downtime. Many individuals struggle with areas of localized fat that remain resistant to dieting and exercise. CoolSculpting®, a cutting-edge means of selective fat reduction, uses controlled cooling technology to eliminate fat cells in the abdomen, back, thighs, flanks, chin, and knee area for natural-looking results. Individuals seeking a non-surgical method of body contouring can achieve a 20 to 30 percent reduction in the appearance of fat bulges in one session, with more sessions available upon request to target additional areas or enhance the final outcome of treatment.
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Primary indicators of age often include a loss of skin elasticity. This often leads to the appearance of sagging skin and wrinkles. Venus Legacy™ is an innovative non-surgical treatment that uses multi-polar radio frequency and pulsed electromagnetic fields to stimulate the body’s own natural collagen and elastin production. The Venus Legacy™ technology can also be used to break down fat cells, achieving a reduction in mild to moderate cellulite through the application of heat. As a result, many patients experience a smoother, tighter and more contoured look in the treated areas.
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Facial fillers and cosmetic injectables can be excellent treatment options to attain the smooth, full, and younger-looking skin you desire. The many options available at our practice, which include BOTOX® Cosmetic, Jeuveau™, Restylane®, Xeomin®, Belotero Balance®, and JUVÉDERM®, are formulated to erase indicators of age based on the depth of your concerns. Common areas of treatment include frown lines, flat cheeks, thin lips, nasolabial folds (“parentheses” wrinkles), and marionette lines, among other injection sites. With injections typically taking no longer than 30 to 45 minutes and requiring no significant recovery time, cosmetic injectables can be a convenient and timely treatment to rejuvenate your facial features.
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A Lip Flip is an advanced lip augmentation technique that can soften the pout and enhance the lip shape by relaxing targeted muscles around the mouth, allowing the lip to naturally roll outward. This is done with very conservative injections of a cosmetic neurotoxin, such as BOTOX® Cosmetic, Jeuveau™, or Xeomin®. As no lip fillers are used during treatment, a Lip Flip can be a simple and effective way to make the lips appear more voluminous without actually adding volume.
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Microneedling refers to a minimally invasive skin rejuvenation treatment that catalyzes the body’s natural wound-healing mechanisms and revives collagen production for glowing, younger-looking skin. The process can typically be used on all skin types and is designed to improve the appearance of acne scars, as well as to smooth, tighten, and firm aging skin. The SkinPen® treatment is customizable and can be used on multiple body areas and usually requires minimal downtime.
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Facials and Peels
Twin Cities Cosmetic Surgery offers a range of rejuvenating facial treatments and medical-grade peels to revive the health and appearance of your skin. From reducing pigmentation and acne to replenishing dehydrated skin, our convenient in-office procedures are personalized to address your area of concern and help you attain a radiant skin appearance. These treatments can be a simple and highly effective way to lighten discoloration, melasma, or other pigmentation concerns.
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HydraFacial® is a versatile treatment designed to improve a variety of skin imperfections—including sun damage, hyperpigmentation, and the presence of impurities—for restored skin health and vibrant results. The unique serums work to exfoliate the surface of the skin while simultaneously enriching it with antioxidants that can brighten and even skin tone for a glowing complexion. HydraFacial® is offered as an in-office treatment and can be tailored to suit your unique needs.
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Skin Care Lines
Gryskiewicz Twin Cities Cosmetic Surgery offers advanced medical-grade and prescription-grade skin care products to upgrade your personal regimen and help you attain the vibrant, glowing complexion you desire. The collection of take-home treatments from ZO® Skin Health can provide a healthier and younger-looking facial appearance. We also offer the ZO® Skin Health Daily Use products for cleansing, hydration, and sun protection. If you are unsure which products would be most beneficial for your unique skin care needs, the highly trained and licensed skin care staff can recommend the most effective regimen to fulfill your skin care goals.
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Bothered by an embarrassing blemish? The CryoProbe™ can safely remove unwanted pigmentation on the body without surgery or incisions by “freezing” and destroying the growth, avoiding damage to surrounding tissue. Using the medical advantages offered by cryotherapy and controlled-cooling, the CryoProbe™ can eliminate virtually any sun spot, age spot, or freckle in less than two minutes.
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THERMIVa® (Vaginal Tightening)
For women who seek to rejuvenate their feminine wellness, THERMIVa® is a non-surgical procedure that uses radiofrequency energy to reduce laxity caused by stretching of the vaginal muscles. Patients who wish to improve the cosmetic effects of the natural aging process, childbirth, and menopause on their intimate areas may be able to find a solution in this non-invasive vaginal tightening treatment. THERMIVa® can also increase sexual satisfaction, increase moisture, and may even decrease mild incontinence. Using gentle heat application from controlled radiofrequency energy, THERMIVa® is designed to revive collagen production in the treated area and gradually tighten vaginal tissue with no downtime.
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Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy (PRP) for Hair Loss
For men and women who experience thinning hair, platelet-rich plasma therapy is a state-of-the-art treatment that can stimulate inactive follicles for increased hair growth as well as hair that is thicker and fuller. The process takes advantage of the natural growth factors found in your plasma to raise hair count in the treated area and thicken hair follicles. As PRP therapy is designed to reinvigorate cell growth and healing mechanisms, it can also be used in conjunction with SkinPen® microneedling to rejuvenate aging or damaged skin.
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Wishing you could straighten bumps in the nasal bridge without major surgery? A liquid rhinoplasty is a non-surgical technique that uses strategically combined dermal fillers to improve the shape and/or appearance of the nose. These hyaluronic acid-based fillers can augment certain aspects of the nasal structure to achieve a more proportionate, symmetrical, or attractive result. What’s more, this nose recontouring can be achieved without downtime or anesthesia.
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Sculptra® Aesthetic BBL
Interested in improving your buttock contour? At our Minneapolis practice, our plastic surgeon offers a non-surgical “Sculptra BBL” to add volume and fullness to the butt without invasiveness or downtime! Short for “Brazilian Butt Lift,” a Sculptra BBL is designed to augment the butt using meticulous injections of Sculptra® Aesthetic, a collagen stimulant. This can allow patients to enhance the shape and volume of their buttocks without the recovery, pain, and activity restrictions associated with a surgical Brazilian Butt Lift.
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Vitamin B12 Shots
Proper levels of vitamin B12 are key to healthy functioning of your brain and nervous system. If you are unable to focus, having trouble with your memory, or feel constantly fatigued, a vitamin B12 shot may be just the solution to increase your energy, concentration, and stamina. Many people are at risk for a vitamin B12 deficiency, including patients who have undergone weight loss, middle-aged adults, vegans, and vegetarians.
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Why Choose THE SPA for Your Aesthetic Needs?
No matter what type of treatment you’re considering, the quality of your results as well as your own personal satisfaction are often dependent on who you entrust with your aesthetic goals. At THE SPA, you can be confident that our highly trained team of medical professionals have the experience to ensure your treatment takes place with the utmost safety, comfort, and efficiency. We stand out from other medical spas for a number of reasons, a few of which are listed below:
- Plastic Surgeon-Led Facility: THE SPA is among few aesthetic facilities in Minneapolis that are led by plastic surgeons who have a top-tier level of training in cosmetic procedures. This means in the incredibly rare event that a complication occurs during your treatment, you can rest assured that there is an experienced plastic surgeon on site who can intervene whenever necessary.
- Robust Patient Care: As evidenced by our impeccable ratings across all online reviewing platforms, THE SPA team is committed to providing helpful and compassionate patient care for all your needs. We will always answer your questions and concerns with complete transparency, and fully explain the treatment process to you so you can make educated decisions regarding your aesthetic goals.
- Experienced Medical Team: Our skilled med spa team is encompassed by licensed estheticians, certified CoolSculpting® providers, board-certified anesthetists, and registered nurse injectors who are extensively trained in their areas of expertise. Led by Dr. Joe Gryskiewicz and Dr. Karan Chopra, we have the experience necessary to maximize your safety while achieving your desired results.
- State-of-the-Art Techniques and Technology: Our accredited plastic surgery facility and adjoining med spa treatment rooms are outfitted with the latest FDA-approved technology to make your experience as seamless as possible. We take several steps to optimize the cleanliness, privacy, and safety of our facility to provide you with the highest quality of care.
If you are unsure which med spa treatment is the best option to achieve your goals, our plastic surgeons and aesthetic professionals would be happy to discuss your concerns in a consultation. Don’t hesitate to contact our Burnsville or Edina offices to schedule a personal or virtual consultation, or to book an appointment for your treatment-of-interest.