Joanna Vargas On Fat Transfers, At-Home Skincare Secrets & How Often You Should See Your Dermatologist

Joanna Vargas has become the ULTIMATE go-to CELEBRITY FACIALIST because of her ability to combine her commitment to plant-based ingredients with her passion for science.

As the founder of Joanna Vargas Salons and Joanna Vargas Skincare, her nature-meets-technology approach has made her one of the most sought-out estheticians and experts in the beauty industry today. She is an advocate for non-invasive techniques — paired with her natural and effective skin care products. Her client list includes: Julianne Moore, Rachel Brosnahan, Mindy Kaling and Maggie Gyllenhaal just to name a few.

We get into what to look for when doing a skin check and how often you should go to the dermatologist, the benefits of microneedling with radio frequency, the hottest tips and tricks to maintain clear skin at home, how to give yourself a facial massage at home, what your skin really needs in order to function, and her thoughts on botox, filler and fat transfers.


( 2:30 ): Lauryn says, “Okay, give the audience some context of how you got into the skincare world.”

( 3:37 ): Lauryn asks, “Was there a celebrity that was like an epiphany? I know I talked to Kate Somerville and Paris Hilton was so instrumental in getting her out there.”

( 5:12 ): Lauryn asks, “How important is it to you as a racialist to get the fuck out of the sun?”

( 6:09 ): Lauryn says, “You told me a story off air. Can you tell us that story? Because I think it’s really important for people to understand too it’s not just about aesthetics too. There’s things that the sun can do that thats really severe—like skin cancer.”

( 8:34 ): Lauryn asks, “What are some things that we can look for at home when it comes to skin cancer?”

( 10:28 ): Lauryn asks, “As someone who does facials all the time, would you agree with that? What are the tips and tricks when it comes to micromanaging a facial how you want it? If you could just give us everything facial 101, we would love that.”

( 17:29 ): Lauryn asks, “What are some things that you love to do on your clients for acne?”

( 22:04 ): Lauryn asks, “What are some things you’ve seen be really powerful in curing melasma or hyperpigmentation?”

( 29:28 ): Lauryn asks, “What’s your line? Do you have a vitamin C that you like love on your line”

( 30:31 ): Lauryn asks, “What are some things that you do to combat inflammation?”

( 36:23 ): Lauryn asks, “What are some things that you’re seeing that you’re not in love with when it comes to plastic surgery, filler, Botox industry? And maybe what are some things that you like about it?”

( 40:06 ): Lauryn asks, “Is there something that all like the celebrities are raving about  ? Maybe it’s a product, or a non invasive treatment. Something you do on them that you can tell is very popular.”

( 43:57 ): Lauryn says, “I would love to know what your skincare routine is.”

( 46:00 ): Lauryn asks, “if you had to start with one product in your line, would you say vitamin c?”

( 48:57 ): Lauryn asks, “Can you leave our audience with something that’s an unpopular opinion that you have? Maybe you know dermatologists or other facialists wouldn’t agree with, but you really feel strongly about it.”

( 51:20 ): Lauryn says, “Pimp yourself out. Tell us where to find you.”

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