The principle of exfoliating the skin is all about removing the dead dry skin cell build up. This can help with many skin issues such as dehydration, uneven texture, pigmentation, acne, and much more. We do have a natural process called the desquamation process which allows our skin cells to shed away every 4-6 weeks, but giving our skin a boost and accelerate this process really helps the overall health of our skin. Continue reading “Mechanical exfoliation, what’s it about?”
How many times have you wondered if your eye cream really works? Is it just a marketing thing, or is it really effective? Continue reading “Is your eye cream really effective?”
Do you ever feel like your moisturizer isn’t enough? Especially during the colder weather of the year? Well, it’s important to note that if you feel like your daily creams aren’t doing enough for your skin, the addition of a serum will most likely do the trick. Continue reading “How effective is your serum?”
Have you ever thought about what a moisturizer really does to your skin? It’s funny, because a moisturizer may seem like a really basic item to have in your skincare regimen, BUT it’s actually crucial to the health of the functions of your skin. Continue reading “What does a moisturizer really do?”
Preservatives have had a rocky few decades, especially with the new trends of going “all green”. Well, I am here to tell you that preservatives hold a very important role in skincare products, and they are not at all harmful to have in there.
Often times, consumers get freaked out by the word CHEMICALS. There’s a really big trend at the moment that focuses on “chemical free” products, but really, it’s not good advertising and I will explain to you why.
Have you ever wondered what natural products we’re really all about? What about synthetic products? Which is better? Well, I’m here to tell you that it’s not a question of good or bad here, it’s actually to know what is safe and effective to use.
So many new and exciting things come as we get older: we get to be more wise about life, most people are semi-retired or fully retired, mortgages are finally paid, etc. However, the dark side offers less positive experiences as well: hormonal imbalance, less energy, the people in your entourage seem to be dropping like flies and on top of that, collagen depletion! At some point in time, fine lines appear more and more, wrinkles are deeper and our skin is starting to look saggy. Why? Well, that’s age my friend. Unfortunately, we ALL have to go through this process whether we like it or not. The question is, is it something that really bothers you? Do you want to do something about it, but aren’t ready to go under the knife? Thankfully, we have lots of options today (yay technology!) We have worked over the years with two of the following procedures, and have tremendous results with them:
Sun protection has become very important over the year – we are done with hours and hours of laying in the sun for the ultimate brown tan. Not to mention, the awareness of skin cancer and tripled over the last few decades. It’s crucial to wear SPF all your round, as it protects your skin from accelerated aging. There are three ways you can protect your skin:
Today we can easily access any type of information online. Many people think that a facial is something they can easily do at home, without the help of a professional. Sure, you can wash off your makeup and apply moisturizer, or do your home care routine in order to keep your skin healthy, but you cannot do what your esthetician does. Continue reading “How a facial will help your skin”