Far From Basic
Embrace an Advanced Life
At Advanced Life Clinic, we believe in a holistic approach to beauty and wellness. Our goal is to help you achieve natural-looking results that enhance your features and restore your youthful radiance. At our Huntsville Med Spa we prioritize your comfort, safety, and satisfaction, ensuring that you receive personalized care throughout your aesthetic journey.
Advanced Life Clinic offers a wide range of non-surgical treatments tailored to meet your specific needs at every stage of life. Remember, everyone's skin is unique. At Advanced Life Clinic, we are dedicated to offering personalized treatments that best meet your individual needs at any age.
Your Life: Advanced
Treatments by Age
IN YOUR 20s
IN YOUR 30s
Your skin may begin showing early signs of aging. This is the perfect time to start preventative treatments like Botox to smooth out fine lines and wrinkles and laser treatments to promote collagen production and maintain skin elasticity.
IN YOUR 40s
You may notice an increase in dark spots and uneven skin tone due to sun exposure or hormone changes. A photofacial can be an excellent option to even out skin tone and diminish the appearance of these spots, and laser treatments or skin rejuvenation procedures can further enhance your skin's health and appearance.
AFTER YOUR 50s
Your skin might need more help rejuvenating itself. Chemical peels can be beneficial at this stage, as they help shed dead skin cells, revealing fresh, younger-looking skin underneath. Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) treatment is another great option, leveraging your body's healing power to stimulate skin renewal and reduce signs of aging.
Guiding Your Journey to Comprehensive Wellness
The Advanced Life Clinic, owned by Dr. Hayley DeGraaff, an Arkansas native and graduate of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, stands as one of the region's prime destinations for integrative, whole-body wellness and anti-aging approaches. After completing her family medicine residency at UAB Huntsville and working in geriatrics as an associate professor of medicine, Dr. DeGraaff developed an interest in anti-aging medicine. This led her to undergo further training in the field and establish the Advanced Life Clinic in 2004. Initially focusing on basic anti-aging procedures, the clinic swiftly embraced an integrated approach that includes lifestyle coaching, weight loss, and wellness. Licensed to practice medicine in Alabama since 1996, Huntsville MedSpa owner, Dr. DeGraaff is a member of the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and has been certified in the use of various state-of-the-art medical technologies. She has also completed numerous training courses in Botox® and wrinkle fillers and previously served on Sculptra's physician training staff.
Dr. Jennifer Sholes, a board-certified Family Medicine Physician, has over a decade of clinical experience. Originally from North Alabama, she graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering before working at the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center. Sholes transitioned to medical school at UAB, earning her Doctor of Medicine in 2009, and trained with renowned local doctors during her Family Medicine residency in Huntsville. She has contributed significantly to the Huntsville Hospital Physician Care Network, caring for patients across different age groups. After a stint in telemedicine, she's enthusiastic about returning to in-person patient care. With a special interest in dermatology and procedures, Dr. Sholes is excited to utilize her artistic eye and medical acumen at Advanced Life Clinic, helping patients to achieve their wellness and aesthetic goals.
Your Hub for Comprehensive Wellness and Anti-aging Care
Advanced Life Clinic's philosophy revolves around the notion that aging gracefully is not just about aesthetics but an all-encompassing approach to wellness. Our team, led by highly aesthetic specialists, is committed to a proactive approach to health, integrating preventative measures with personalized anti-aging care. We believe in empowering our patients by guiding them through each stage of life with tailored non-surgical treatments that enhance their natural beauty, rejuvenate their skin, and optimize their overall well-being.
This comprehensive, patient-centric model allows us to connect with our patients on a deeper level, understanding their unique needs and aspirations. Our years of expertise in this field have demonstrated that the key to true wellness and graceful aging lies in harmonizing both the external and internal facets of health. Through our services, we strive to make this harmonious aging experience a reality for all our patients.
You want to look as young as you feel, and now you can. Whether your goal is smooth, unblemished skin or the removal of unwanted hair, our friendly and knowledgeable staff can customize a program tailored to meet your needs and designed to fit your schedule.
We offer a wide range of noninvasive, state-of-the-art cosmetic procedures to help you look your best, including:
BOTOX serves multiple functions in both cosmetic and medical applications. In aesthetics, the FDA has approved BOTOX to address moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows—also known as "11 lines" or glabellar lines—horizontal forehead lines formed by muscle contractions and crow's feet around the eyes. By relaxing the muscles causing these dynamic wrinkles, BOTOX effectively smooths the skin and reduces these lines' visibility. Regain your younger, more refreshed appearance.
Studies show that patients who work within a fitness team are more likely to succeed at losing weight than those who try on their own. That’s because motivation, accountability, companionship, and knowledge are all key factors in weight loss success. At Advanced Life Clinic, we offer all of those benefits and more as we help you toward your goal of losing weight. Our physician-supervised program, along with our customized eating plan and prescription supplements, will enable you to lose weight in a healthy way and, even better, in a way that will last. You don’t have to struggle on your own. Let Advanced Life Clinic provide you with the weight loss support you need to succeed with our advanced solutions to weight loss and control.
Laser skin rejuvenation treatments, such as Potenza RF Microneedling, help tighten sagging skin, improve texture, and diminish skin flaws such as sun damage and acne scars. Given their quick procedure time and minimal to no downtime, radiofrequency micro-needling sessions provide an ideal skincare solution for individuals with busy schedules. Combat the visible effects of age; improve the overall quality of your skin.
Unwanted old tattoos, persistent acne scars, pigmented lesions, and unwanted hair no longer need to be a lifelong burden. At Advanced Life Clinic in Huntsville, Alabama, we utilize the advanced CynoSure PicoSure laser treatment to safely and permanently eliminate undesired tattoos, body marks, scars, and body hair. Our team is ready to address all your inquiries regarding this innovative and potent laser skin treatment.
Discover professional skincare's best-kept secrets at the Advanced Life Clinic's online store. Our Med Spa products allow you to address your cosmetic concerns, ensuring a personalized skincare routine from the comfort of your home. Our aesthetic specialists can assist you in developing a personalized home skincare regimen using safe, medical-grade formulas.
The Huntsville Voice on Aesthetics
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“Great experience from start to finish!”
“Dr. DeGraaff and her team are a treasure here in Huntsville. They’re knowledgeable and highly trained in every service they offer and are always kind and patient. I’ve used them for many services over the years and will continue to! They are simply the best for health, wellness, and pampering!”
— Jennifer N., Huntsville, AL.
“Everyone at Advanced Life was so very kind, professional, and personable. I was very comfortable and at ease the moment I walked in and will definitely be back!”
— Rebecca, Huntsville, AL., satisfied patient.
“It was my first visit today, and it was phenomenal. All of the staff were so friendly and professional. They did not make me feel dumb when I asked questions, and they did not make me feel self-conscious. Truly a great experience for an aesthetic treatment rookie like myself...”
— Patrick, Huntsville, AL., satisfied patient.
“This place is amazing! I just started getting Botox and filler. The doctor and nurse educated me about both, they didn’t just stick me. It is a very comfortable setting! I recommend them to all my family and friends! They also have had a wonderful experience with them as well!”
— Nikki B. Huntsville, AL Botox & Filler patient.
“It is so nice to feel so welcome and like a friend when visiting. The care about what’s going on in your life while receiving the best treatment in town is so special! They are absolutely the best, and I can’t wait to see them again soon!”
— Leigh T. Huntsville, AL., satisfied patient.
“LOVE the attention received at appointments, I am a little young for hormone therapy, but after a new regime from Kari, I am starting to feel fantastic! So good, in fact, that I have switched over to Advanced for primary care and have received awesome care here as well!”
— Courtney, Huntsville, AL., satisfied patient.
“I had severe acne as a teenager and have been seeing Dr. Degraff and Bonnie for various treatments for scarring, mostly RFID microneedling..”
— Cody, Huntsville, AL.
“I have been going to see Dr. Degraaff now for 9 years—I do not trust anyone else on my face for her various services (Botox, injectables, laser). She is a talented, thoughtful, kind, and trusting Doctor -Her staff is amazing !!...”
— Melissa P. Huntsville, AL.
Enjoy the Rejuvenating Benefits of Juvederm
At Advanced Life Clinic, we are proud to be a leading provider of Juvederm, offering a range of options to address various aesthetic concerns. Juvederm Ultra is an ideal choice for those who desire fuller and more defined lips. If volume loss is a concern due to aging, weight loss, or other factors, Juvederm Voluma provides long-lasting correction. For those looking to add definition and volume to their lips, we offer Juvederm Volbella. Lastly, Juvederm Vollure is a powerful solution for combating severe signs of aging, such as deep facial lines and folds, while also improving facial volume. With our expert team and the versatility of Juvederm, we can help you achieve your desired aesthetic goals.
Maximize Your Results
We prioritize your well-being and satisfaction throughout every phase of your aesthetic journey. Our commitment extends beyond the procedure itself, as we provide comprehensive post-care instructions to ensure optimal recovery and results. Your Huntsville Medical Spa will guide you through the healing process, providing detailed instructions on skincare, medication, and any necessary follow-up appointments. We are dedicated to your comfort, safety, and long-term success, and our attentive aftercare ensures that you receive the support you need for a smooth recovery and an exceptional outcome.
Transform Your Wellness Journey Today
At Advanced Life Clinic, we believe in the power of comprehensive wellness and harmonious aging. Our skilled professionals are ready to guide you through a personalized journey toward optimal health and rejuvenation. We invite you to experience our unique, holistic wellness and anti-aging treatment approach.