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Let your inner beauty shine… and begin your transformation today.

Welcome

As a family- and physician-owned medical office and day spa, Capital Skin provides dermatology, medical skincare treatments, and spa services in a beautiful, relaxing environment.

We take pride in offering unmatched skincare services in the Capital Region.

ABOUT US
Capital Skin Spa Staff
Capital Skin's Nursing and esthetic staff with owner John Purcell Jr., M.D.

Featured Services

At Capital Skin, we believe you should love the skin you’re in, from head to toe. Our services range from dermatological to medical and traditional spa treatments, all customized specifically for your skin.

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Coolsculpting®

A non-invasive, cutting-edge technology to eliminate stubborn, excess body fat.

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SmartSkin

A highly effective rejuvenation treatment for patients with sun-damaged skin.

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Laser Chin Lift

A revolutionary procedure for individuals seeking a more defined neck and jawline.

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Botox®

A safe, highly effective way to reduce or eliminate fine lines and wrinkles.

News & Events

coolsculpting seminar

Dr. John Purcell Jr. will be hosting a free Coolsculpting® Seminar at Capital Skin Spa. Find out about how Coolsculpting® works and the different areas of the body it targets. Spring is finally here! Coolsculpt your body into the look…

Chin lift double chin removal at Capital Skin Spa in Albany NY

This month Dr. John Purcell Jr. will be hosting a Double Chin Removing Precision TX Laser Seminar at Capital Skin Spa. Learn about the Precision TX Laser and why this treatment will help remove your double chin. PrecisionTx is a…

Step into spring and show off those hands and feet! Save $35 dollars when you purchase either of these specials today. 3 Mini Pedicures for $99.00 3 Mini Manicures (Gel or Traditional polish) for $55.00 Offer good until April 29th,…

BEFORE & AFTER

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Coolsculpting – Inner Thighs

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Coolsculpting – Love Handles

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Coolsculpting – Chin

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before & after coolsculpting - butt

Coolsculpting – “Banana Roll”

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Coolsculpting – “Banana Roll”

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Coolsculpting – Belly / Abs

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Our Prices

Precision Tx Laser Chin Lift

* Call for free consultation

Minimally invasive laser and liposuction surgery. This innovative technique is known to stimulate collagen production in the dermis which leads to improved skin elasticity, thickness, texture and definition. Best possible results with the least amount of downtime.

SmartSkin Co2 Laser Skin Renewal

* Call for free consultation

An advanced fractional laser treatment that resurfaces your skin, improving the texture, tone and pigmentation. Collagen will regenerate and restore the supporting structure of your skin, reducing pore size and wrinkles and even under-eye dark circles. Can be used on your face, eyes, neck and chest. Minimal downtime.

Skin Rejuvenation Package

$475

Includes the following three treatments: Microdermabrasion, Laser Genesis, and Oxygen Facial.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

Laser Genesis – Single Treatment w/ Eye Shields

$350

One 75-minute treatment.

Laser Genesis – Single Treatment – NO Eye Shields

$250

One 60-minute treatment.

Laser Genesis – Toe Fungus

$400

Pricing is per foot. 30-minute treatment.

Laser Genesis – Hand

$100

Pricing is per hand. 15-minute treatment.

Laser Genesis – VIP Monthly (w/ Eye Shield)

$250

One 75-minute treatment per month.

Laser Genesis – Series of Four w/ Eye Shields

$1,300

Save when you purchase a package of four Laser Genesis skin treatments.

Laser Genesis – VIP Monthly (NO Eye Shield)

$200

One 45-minute treatment per month.

Laser Genesis – Series of Four – NO Eye Shields

$900

Save when you purchase a package of four Laser Genesis skin treatments.

Skin Rejuvenation Package

$475

Includes the following three treatments: Microdermabrasion, Laser Genesis, and Oxygen Facial.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

Excel V – Doctor’s Assessment

* Call for free consultation

Excel V helps to eliminate vascular concerns and pigmented lesions on the face and body.  See results within the week!

Excel V – Consultation

$50

45-minute consultation with Dr. Purcell.

Excel V – Single Photo-Rejuvenation

$450

One 60-minute treatment.

Excel V – Face, Neck Chest

$650

One 60 minute treatment.

Excel V – Shoulders, Chest

$450

One 45-minute treatment.

Excel V – Leg Vein – Full Leg

$300

One 60-minute treatment.

Excel V – Upper Thigh

$150

One 30-minute treatment.

Excel V – Lower Leg

$150

One 30-minute treatment.

Excel V – Leg Vein – Half Leg

$150

One 30-minute treatment.

Excel V – Half Arm

$100

One 30-minute treatment.

Excel V – Spot Treatment

$100

One 30-minute treatment.

Excel V – Wart Removal

$100

Pricing is per wart.

Excel V – Hand

$100

One 30-minute treatment.

Excel V – Photo – Series of Three

$1,100

Save when you purchase three 60-minute Excel V skin treatments.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

Radiesse / Juvederm / VolumaXC

* Call for free consultation

Botox

$15 per unit

Temporary improvement in the appearance of moderate to severe lines on the forehead, glabella (between the eyes), and crows feet. Can also be used as a preventative measure for wrinkle prone areas. We only use Allergan products – the original one and only Botox.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

European Facial – 60 min.

$75

A customized, pampering, moisturizing facial developed to treat all skin types. Ideal facial to restore and maintain healthy, hydrated skin. Includes cleansing, steaming, masque, enzyme, moisturizer, SPF and light massage.

“Little Miss” European Facial

$35

Our customized, pampering, and moisturizing European facial for ages 12 and under.

Acne Facial – 60 min.

$85

An effective facial to clear blemishes while improving the texture and appearance of skin. It is specifically designed to benefit problem, oily and/or blemished skin. Recommended as a series of four.

Acne Facial – Series of Four

$320

Four-treatment package of our effective acne facial specifically designed to benefit problem, oily and/or blemished skin.

Brightening Facial – 60 min.

$95

Revitalize tired, dull skin from the inside out with a powerful blend of antioxidants, brighteners and moisturizing agents designed to treat hyper-pigmentation and even tone, resulting in a more luminous complexion.

Brightening Facial – Series of Four

$360

Four-treatment package of our revitalizing Brightening Facial treatment designed to even out tone and create a more luminous complexion.

Microdermabrasion Facial – 60 min.

$95

An exfoliating, resurfacing treatment geared towards those with hyper-pigmentation and acne scarring. Includes facial, neck and shoulder massage. Recommended in a series of six.

Microdermabrasion Facial – Series of six

$545

Our recommended six-treatment package for hyper-pigmentation and acne scarring. Includes facial, neck and shoulder massage.

Mini Facial – 30 min.

$45

Come in during your lunch hour and leave looking and feeling great! Includes cleansing with steam, a mini-massage with customized mask.

Back Facial – 60 min.

$75

A soothing and relaxing treatment for your back. Especially helpful for clients with breakouts and impurities.

Add-on: Microdermabrasion

$30

Add on to any facial.

Add-on: Glycolic Peel 30%/60%

$30/$40

Add on to any facial.

Add-on: Salicylic Peel 30%

$30

Add on to any facial.

Add-on: Enzyme

$15

Add on to any facial.

Oxygen Facial

$150

A revolutionary skincare treatment which simultaneously infuses moisture, vitamins and other active ingredients in the skin via cooling and calming pressurized oxygen resulting in luminous hydration and visible, age defying results. The Intraceuticals® Infusion Treatments produces a significant improvement in the appearance of skin tone, fine lines, pigmentation issues as well as wrinkles and provides an instant visible lift for incomparable immediate results. Includes microdermabrasion or a light peel. Results last for up to 5 days and continue to improve with repeated treatments.

Oxygen Facial – Series of six

$750

Six treatments of the revolutionary skincare treatment which simultaneously infuses moisture, vitamins and other active ingredients in the skin resulting in luminous hydration and visible, age defying results.

Skin Rejuvenation Package

$475

Includes the following three treatments: Microdermabrasion, Laser Genesis, and Oxygen Facial.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

Jessner 14%

$98

Includes the Post Peel Duo by Glo Therapeutics – a two-step system of Remedy Gel and SPF50. Highly effective for both men and women.

Additional treatments are $75.00.

Alpha Beta 17%

$103

Includes the Post Peel Duo by Glo Therapeutics – a two-step system of Remedy Gel and SPF50. Highly effective for both men and women.

Additional treatments are $80.00.

TCA 15%

$153

Includes the Post Peel Duo by Glo Therapeutics – a two-step system of Remedy Gel and SPF50. Highly effective for both men and women.

Additional treatments are $130.00.

Salicylic 30%

$93

Includes the Post Peel Duo by Glo Therapeutics – a two-step system of Remedy Gel and SPF50. Highly effective for both men and women.

Additional treatments are $70.00.

Glycolic 30%/60%

$93 / $103

Includes the Post Peel Duo by Glo Therapeutics – a two-step system of Remedy Gel and SPF50. Highly effective for both men and women.

Additional treatments are $70.00/$80.00.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

Coolsculpting®

* Call for free consultation

A safe, effective and FDA cleared non-surgical body contouring treatment that freezes stubborn fat, which is then naturally eliminated from the body. There are no needles, no surgery and no downtime. Coolsculpting® is most effective for those stubborn areas of fat that just won’t budge after diet and exercise.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

Spa Manicure (Wellness) – 45 min.

$25

Service consists of nail trim, shape, cuticle cleanup. Application of Soothing Solar oil and stress relieving hand massage. Completed with polish color of your choice.

Gel Polish – $35

Signature Manicure (Mini) – 30 min.

$20

Nail trim, shape, cuticle cleanup, application of Soothing Solar oil, and polish – your choice of Gel or regular Jessica Polish.

Gel Polish – $30

Spa Pedicure (Wellness) – 75 min.

$65

Enjoy a soothing back massage while relaxing in state of the art pedicure chair as feet are pampered. Nails trimmed and shaped. Cuticle cleanup, exfoliating filing and moisturizer application. Full 15 minute lower leg and foot massage, followed by Jessica polish.

Gel Polish – $75

Signature Pedicure (Mini) – 45 min.

$45

Relax in sate of the art pedicure massage chair as feet are pampered. Nail trim, shape, cuticle cleanup, filing, a Moisturizer application completed with Jessica polish.

Gel Polish – $55

Gentleman’s Signature Pedicure – 45 min.

$35

Nail trim, shape, cuticle cleanup, filing, and Moisturizer application.

Spa Mani/Pedi – 120 min.

$90

Mani/pedi consists of nail trim, shape, cuticle cleanup and exfoliating foot filing with moisturizer application; Hands receive Soothing Solar oil and a stress relieving massage; Legs are pampered with a full 15 minute lower leg and foot massage. Enjoy a soothing back massage while relaxing in our state of the art pedicure chair.

Completed with polish color of your choice.

Signature Mani/Pedi – 75 min.

$65

Mani/pedi consists of nail trim, shape, cuticle cleanup and exfoliating foot filing with moisturizer application; Hands receive Soothing Solar oil. Enjoy a soothing back massage while relaxing in our state of the art pedicure chair.

Completed with polish color of your choice.

French Finish

$5

Add on to any nail service.

Polish Change

$10

Add on to any nail service.

Geleration

$10

Add on to any nail service.

Geleration Removal

$10

Add on to any nail service.

Exfoliation

$15

Add on to any nail service.

Paraffin Treatment

$15

Add on to any nail service.

Aqua Detox Foot Spa

$35

Add on to any nail service.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

Brow Shaping

$15

Brow Tinting

$15

Lip

$12

Chin

$12

Sideburns

$15

Full Face

$30

Back

$50

Chest

$50

Full Arm

$40

Half Arm

$20

Full Leg

$65

Half Leg

$45

Underarms

$25

Bikini

$35

Brazilian

$65

Female clients only.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

Add-on: Microdermabrasion

$30

Add on to any facial.

Add-on: Glycolic Peel 30%/60%

$30/$40

Add on to any facial.

Add-on: Salicylic Peel 30%

$30

Add on to any facial.

Add-on: Enzyme

$15

Add on to any facial.

French Finish

$5

Add on to any nail service.

Polish Change

$10

Add on to any nail service.

Geleration

$10

Add on to any nail service.

Geleration Removal

$10

Add on to any nail service.

Exfoliation

$15

Add on to any nail service.

Paraffin Treatment

$15

Add on to any nail service.

Aqua Detox Foot Spa

$35

Add on to any nail service.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

Precision Tx Laser Chin Lift

* Call for free consultation

Minimally invasive laser and liposuction surgery. This innovative technique is known to stimulate collagen production in the dermis which leads to improved skin elasticity, thickness, texture and definition. Best possible results with the least amount of downtime.

SmartSkin Co2 Laser Skin Renewal

* Call for free consultation

An advanced fractional laser treatment that resurfaces your skin, improving the texture, tone and pigmentation. Collagen will regenerate and restore the supporting structure of your skin, reducing pore size and wrinkles and even under-eye dark circles. Can be used on your face, eyes, neck and chest. Minimal downtime.

Radiesse / Juvederm / VolumaXC

* Call for free consultation

Coolsculpting®

* Call for free consultation

A safe, effective and FDA cleared non-surgical body contouring treatment that freezes stubborn fat, which is then naturally eliminated from the body. There are no needles, no surgery and no downtime. Coolsculpting® is most effective for those stubborn areas of fat that just won’t budge after diet and exercise.

Excel V – Doctor’s Assessment

* Call for free consultation

Excel V helps to eliminate vascular concerns and pigmented lesions on the face and body.  See results within the week!

Excel V – Consultation

$50

45-minute consultation with Dr. Purcell.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

Acne Facial – Series of Four

$320

Four-treatment package of our effective acne facial specifically designed to benefit problem, oily and/or blemished skin.

Brightening Facial – Series of Four

$360

Four-treatment package of our revitalizing Brightening Facial treatment designed to even out tone and create a more luminous complexion.

Microdermabrasion Facial – Series of six

$545

Our recommended six-treatment package for hyper-pigmentation and acne scarring. Includes facial, neck and shoulder massage.

Oxygen Facial – Series of six

$750

Six treatments of the revolutionary skincare treatment which simultaneously infuses moisture, vitamins and other active ingredients in the skin resulting in luminous hydration and visible, age defying results.

Excel V – Photo – Series of Three

$1,100

Save when you purchase three 60-minute Excel V skin treatments.

Laser Genesis – VIP Monthly (w/ Eye Shield)

$250

One 75-minute treatment per month.

Laser Genesis – Series of Four w/ Eye Shields

$1,300

Save when you purchase a package of four Laser Genesis skin treatments.

Laser Genesis – VIP Monthly (NO Eye Shield)

$200

One 45-minute treatment per month.

Laser Genesis – Series of Four – NO Eye Shields

$900

Save when you purchase a package of four Laser Genesis skin treatments.

Skin Rejuvenation Package

$475

Includes the following three treatments: Microdermabrasion, Laser Genesis, and Oxygen Facial.

Gift Cards

* Any Value

Give the gift of beautiful skin! Gift cards can be used for any of our services. Contact us to learn more.

Please note that gift cards are non-refundable.

Get Pampered

Relax deeply with our spa treatments, designed to make you look and feel like a queen! We offer spa medicures and pedicures –including special pedicures for Diabetes – and a wide variety of rejuvenating facials.

Our clients love us. See for yourself!

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Exceptional Skincare Products

Our mission is to provide the best skincare that science has to offer. Discover exceptional products from SkinCeuticals®, Intraceuticals, and GloTherapeutics.

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