Electrolysis Tip

Clean skin releases unwanted hair more easily. Remove your makeup before your appointment, Remove makeup prior to your electrolysis appointment.so the hair follicles are clean and accessible.

Did you Know?

Electrology is the only hair removal method recognized as permanent by the FDA.

Electrolysis Tip

Talk to your electrologist about any questions or concerns. We want your experience to be as comfortable and effective as possible.

Electrolysis Tip

It's okay to shave between treatments, but never, ever tweeze!

Never tweeze between treatments.

Electrolysis Tip

HydrateHydrate, hydrate, hydrate!
Drinking plenty of water helps unwanted hair slide right out.

Did you know?

Gently exfoliating your skin before your treatment opens up the follicles and lets the unwanted hair slide out more easily.

Electrolysis Tip

For a more comfortable treatment, avoid caffeine for a few hours before your appointment.

Did you know?

If your electrologist can't see the hairs, they can't zap the hairs. Plucking, waxing, threading, or tweezing before your hair removal appointment reduces the number of hairs your electrologist can remove.

Electrolysis Tip

Ask your electrologist for aftercare advice. We can recommend the product that is right for your skin and treatment program.

Did you know?

The hair you see is not all the hair you have. Hair grows in cycles. That's why it takes more than one appointment to permanently clear an area.

Electrolysis Solutions

For Athletes
For Breasts & Sensitive Areas
For Coarse, Wavy Hair
For Darker Skin
For Hormonal Changes/PCOS
For Men
For Teenagers
For Transgender People

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Irina Cardos, LE, CPE, CE - Electrologist

Precision Hair Removal and Skin Care
Irina Cardos, LE, CPE, CE


Chicago, IL Office

1834 West Foster Ave
Chicago, IL 60640

Wilmette, IL Office

3612 Lake Ave
Wilmette, IL 60091

Professional Memberships

American Electrology Association
Electrology Association of Illinois
Laura's Playground

Professional Credentials
& Accomplishments

Certified Professional Electrologist
IL State Licensed Electrologist
Certified Clinical Esthetician
Graduate of Accurate Academy of Electrology
Graduate of Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute

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Skin Care Services at Precision Hair Removal and Skin Care

Facial Treatments

Signature Facials:

  • Precision Facial - 60 min. $90
    • Our signature European-style facial, customized to treat specific skin type and conditions. Includes exfoliation, extractions, massage, treatment mask and hydration.

  • Precision Express - 30 min. $60
    • Includes the essentials of a deep-cleansing facial, including exfoliation, extractions and hydration. Great for quick maintenance of healthy skin.

  • Gentlemen’s Treatment - 60 min. $90
    • Designed especially for men, this deep pore cleansing treatment includes exfoliation, extractions, massage and a purifying mask.

  • Back Treatment - 45 min. $95
    • This hard to reach area will be given a true “facial” experience: deep cleansing, exfoliation, extractions (if needed) and a balancing mask. This treatment is customized to best suit your skin type.

GM Collin Clinical Treatments:

  • Oxygenating Treatment - 50 min. $110
    • Oxygenating TreatmentOxygenating acne treatment designed to clear skin congestion, control acne and revitalize fatigued, stressed and dull skin. Not just for acneic skin – also great for any skin type that is dull or tired looking. The 5-step treatment, formulated with BHA (2% Salicylic Acid). AHAs (15% Glycolic and Lactic Acids) and a unique Oxygen Complex, normalizes and hydrates in depth to give the skin back its natural radiance and glow. The skin becomes luminous, moisture-balanced, and younger looking. For maximum efficiency, one treatment per week is recommended for five consecutive weeks.The Complete 5-Step Treatment includes Puracne Exfoliant, Neutralizing Gel, Puracne Oxygen Serum, Puracne Oxygen Mask, and Normalizing Cream.

  • Hydrolifting - 60 min. $115
    • HydroliftingA clinical treatment that includes four progressive steps that work in synergy to cleanse, hydrate, revitalize and firm the skin. Perfect before a special event.

  • Improves the appearance of lines and wrinkles.
  • Moisturizes and improves the skin's elasticity for a more radiant skin.
  • Moisturizes and rejuvenates the look of the skin.
  • For all skin types.

  • Algomask+ -- 60 min. $120
    • Algomask+ TreatmentCooling treatment offering instant radiance and long-lasting hydration. Soothes and decreases redness. Perfect for sensitive skin. ALGOMASK+ offers instant radiance and long-lasting hydration. The suggested frequency for an intense cure is 3 to 6 treatments, once a week; for maximum results, monthly treatments are suggested. Tones the skin by moisturizing, provides instant radiance, and reduces visible redness.

  • Sea C Spa - 75 min. $130
    • Sea C Spa treatmentA powerful age-defying treatment designed to energize the skin, infuse antioxidants and correct the effects of sun damage. Formulated with marine and vegetal ingredients (Vitamin C Concentrate, Algae Biomatrix Patches, and Thermal Organic Mud). This treatment is exceptional for both pre and post-sun exposure. Ideal for people who live in urban areas with high pollution levels.

  • This treatment reduces the appearance of lines and wrinkles.
  • Evens out skin tone.
  • Illuminates the skin, thus restoring its youthful appearance.
  • Treatment available exclusively in skin care clinics.

  • Collagen 90II - 90 min. $160
    • Collagen 90-II TreatmentAn exclusive age-defying treatment using collagen and select ingredients, to provide intense hydration, firm the skin and reduce the appearance of aging. Collagen 90-II is a highly respected and sought-after age-defying skin renewing treatment that hydrates, smoothes and tones wrinkles to combat the visible signs of aging. This treatment improves the overall complexion by minimizing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It restores moisture, leaving the skin well hydrated and radiant.

  • Botinol - 90 min. $180
    • Botinol TreatmentsThis innovative, clinically proven procedure combines five peptides including Matrixyl®, Myoxinol®, Argireline® and Retinol. An ideal treatment for those determined to mask the signs of aging.

  • After just one treatment, expression lines appear relaxed.
  • Lines and wrinkles are visibly reduced.
  • The skin appears visibly younger.
  • Treatment available exclusively in skin care clinics.

Service Enhancements:

  • Peptide-Rich Eye Treatment - $15
  • Plumping Lip Treatment - $15
  • Customized Ampoule - $10

Advanced Treatments

Corrective Peels
Customized to your skin type and condition, this treatment exfoliates dead skin cells, reduces bacteria and improves the texture and tone of your skin. Appropriate for aging, acne, pigmented or even sensitive skin. Peels are best performed in a series.

  • PCA Skin - 30 min. $120
    • PCA PeelWe use leading professional peels from PCA Skin to treat all skin types and conditions.

  • Apeele & Reserface - 30 min. $225
    • Advanced peel solutions for stubborn acne, sun damage or signs of aging.
  • PCA Peel Treatment Enhancements

  • Esthetique - $20
    • Used in combination with any other PCA SKIN® treatment for smoothing and brightening the skin and promoting a clear complexion.

  • Ultra Peel II - $20
    • Used in combination with any other PCA SKIN® treatment for a moisturizing and potent anti-aging benefit.


A skin polishing and resurfacing treatment that leaves skin velvety smooth, fresh and rejuvenated.

  • Face - 30 min. $120
  • Decollette - 20 min. $60

Microcurrent Face-lifting

A state-of-the-art technology, Microcurrent is the perfect solution for the person who is concerned about the aged appearance of their face, but would like to avoid invasive surgical procedures. Microcurrent achieves a healthier, younger, toned and refreshed appearance. In conjunction with specialized products and manual manipulations of more than 30 minutes, a Microcurrent treatment stimulated your body’s natural currents resulting in visible firming of muscles and smoothing of the skin.

  • A course of twelve 55 minute treatments generally achieves desired results at $95 per session. However, the exact number of sessions is specific to each client. Monthly follow-up sessions are recommended to maintain results at 55 min. per session - $95

Micro-Needling Treatment


Medical Micro-Needling, also referred to as Collagen Induction Therapy, is a breakthrough remedy for the treatment of wrinkles and pigmentation, scars (including burn scars, acne scars and surgical scars) and stretch marks. This results in the skins thickness being increased by up to 80% smoothing scars, visibly reducing stretch marks and erasing wrinkles.

  • Micro-Needling Treatment - 30 Min. $120

Body Treatments

Body treatments are designed to exfoliate, hydrate, balance and provide deep relaxation. Please refrain from shaving 24 hours before treatment to avoid irritation and please provide technician with any known allergies, pregnancy or medical issues.

  • Infrared Detox Body Wrap - 90 min. $120
    • Our therapeutic body exfoliation uses medicinal Chinese herbs to smooth and retexturize your skin from neck to toes while an infrared lamp adds soothing heat and promotes circulation. Add one of our Signature Facials to this service for the ultimate whole body treatment!

  • Seaweed Body Wrap - 60 min. $80
    • Targets dehydrated and dry body skin. Seaweed wraps are designed to boost metabolism and enhance skin health. Seaweed and algae ingredients are rich in vitamins and amino acids, which can be absorbed through the skin.

  • Cryo-Thermic Body Wrap - 60 min. $90
    • Targets water retention and loss of firmness on the body. Encourages your body's natural slimming process. You'll enjoy the dual sensation of invigorating heat and revitalizing cool energies as Cryo-Thermic Body Gel activates your microcirculation. The result is a more toned, revitalized body.

  • Mud Therapy Body Wrap - 60 min. $80
    • Targets dull, tired body skin. Lymphatic stimulation through dry brushing will invigorate your immune system and prepare your skin to absorb the essential minerals. Enveloping the body in Mud Therapy forms a sealing layer over the skin that helps infuse it with the minerals, cleansing and purifying it efficiently and restoring its natural balance.

  • PCA Skin Smoothing Body Peel - 30 min. $150
    • Resurfacing treatment for rough body skin. Can be performed on hands, feet, back, chest, legs and arms.


  • Signature Facials Buy 5, receive 6th complimentary - $500
  • PCA Skin Peels Buy 5, receive 6th complimentary
  • Advanced Peels 3 - $620
  • Body Treatment with Signature Facial - $185


Facial Waxing

  • Eyebrow Shaping - 15 min. $25
  • Upper Lip - 10 min. $15
  • Chin - 10 min. $15
  • Nose - 5 min. $12
  • Ears - 5 min. $12

Body Waxing

  • Underarms - 15 min. $25
  • Chest - 30 min. $45
  • Chest/Stomach - 30 min. $55
  • Back - 30 min. $60
  • Half Leg - 30 min. $45
  • Full Leg - 60 min. $65
  • Bikini - 15 min. $45
  • Brazilian Bikini - 30 min. $60+
  • Half Arm - 15 min. $30
  • Full Arm - 30 min. $45


  • Eyebrows - $15
  • Eyelashes - $25

Permanent Makeup

Makup for Lips Makup for Eyebrows
  • Consultation - $50
    • Fee will be applied toward any permanent makeup service booked within 4 weeks of consultation.
  • Eyebrows - $500
  • Top Eyeliner - $350
  • Bottom Eyeliner - $300
  • Complete Eyeliner Package - $550
  • Lip Liner - $400
  • Full Lip Color Enhancement - $600
  • Areola Color Enhancement (male/female) - $600
  • Tattoo Lightening, Scar Camouflage, Old Cosmetic Work Camouflage Consultation Required

Eyelash Extensions

  • Petite Set - 60 min. $85
    • Covers up to 60% of your natural lashes
  • Cat Eye - 90 min. $100
    • Cat eye look is created by lengthening the lashes on the outer corner of the eyes.
  • Natural Look - 90 min. $120
    • Covers up to 75% of your natural lashes
  • Mascara Look - 120 min. $150
    • Enhance your eyes with a full set of dark long lashes. Your lashes will be thicker, darker, and perfectly curled.

Eyelash Touch Up Refill Sessions

  • Available within the first 7 days after a previous eyelash refill - 30 min. $40
  • Available from 8 to 18 days after a previous eyelash refill - 45 min. $65
  • Available from 19 to 25 days after a previous eyelash refill - 75 min. $85
  • Clients returning for a Full Set Refill* from 26 to 35 days after a previous eyelash refill; 15% discount from initial Eyelash Extensions price.
    • Includes salvaging of remaining lashes, individual removal of unusable lashes and adding lashes to bring lashes back to a full set.
  • After 35 days, clients are no longer eligible for refills and will be asked to purchase a new set of Eyelash Extensions.

*Returning Full Sets are only for clients who have had a previous full set by our stylist.