FAQ’s About Skin Care
Aug08

FAQ’s About Skin Care

My skin is very sensitive. What can I do to help with the sensitivity?   Sensitive skin is not a skin type, it is a skin condition. There are many factors that cause sensitive skin.   Sensitive skin can be genetic. Ingredients used in your skin care products may be causing sensitivity. Ask a skin care professional who has extensive knowledge with skin care ingredients to discuss any ingredients that need to be eliminated in...

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How To Help With Summer Skin Issues
Jul20

How To Help With Summer Skin Issues

Summer is officially here. With luxuriously warm, hot days also brings unpleasant summer skin conditions. Here are the most known troublesome skin issues.   Bacteria Bacteria thrives in warm, humid conditions. Summer sweat is bacteria’s breeding ground. The two main skin issues are topical yeast infections and acne. The medical term for topical yeast infection is Tinea versicolor. It causes the affected area to have patches that...

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ACTIVATED CHARCOAL – THE NEWEST TREND IN SKIN CARE

What Is It? Activated charcoal is not used for grilling purposes. It is a medical grade version of what is used in filtration systems. Activated charcoal is administered in hospitals as emergency room treatment for poisoning as chemicals bind to it. It helps remove them from the body and is naturally safe. Activated charcoal has evolved into the skin care industry. With its detoxifying powers, spas use charcoal powder as a treatment...

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French Beauty Tips & Culture
Oct30

French Beauty Tips & Culture

When I visited France years back, I was struck by the fact that I see so few people (both teens and adults alike) with acne. I have to believe this is due to the lower stress lifestyle they live and less consumption of processed, high-sugar foods compared to Americans. They lots of fresh fruits and vegetables, lean meats all followed with some good wine. The French love eating, and put a focus on preparing rich, delicious foods, but...

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Habits of People Who Age Well
Sep29

Habits of People Who Age Well

If you’re looking for the Fountain of Youth, you’re not going to have much luck finding it. Let’s face it—aging is a part of life that some may not enjoy as much as others. If you want to know some of the healthy habits of those who age well, keep reading to see what they do to stay healthy, happy, and age with grace. Protect skin It’s a well-known fact—wearing sunscreen is the absolute best way to keep your skin looking young for the...

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Prevent Summer Skin Spots With These 6 Easy Tips!
Aug21

Prevent Summer Skin Spots With These 6 Easy Tips!

For those prone, or want to prevent hyperpigmentation (commonly referred to as discoloration, brown spots, age spots or sun spots), you have probably noticed that during the summer, they can become more visible. While hyperpigmentation can be a challenge, both to prevent and fade, these skin care tips will help in your quest for more evenly-toned skin during the hot summer months. Wear sunscreen—applied generously and often. Yes, I...

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