With the summer heat finally starting to dip again, many people find themselves making their way outdoors. Whether it be enjoying a nice evening walk or meeting up with some friends, outside is the place to be again. Catching some sun is essential to keeping up the body's supply of ...

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Skin Care Calendar – August and September

  We have all heard at some point in time how important skin care is, and most of us take special care to ensure that our faces, necks, and hands are well taken care of. However, oftentimes we neglect the area of skin between the top of our shirts and the bottom of our necks. This area of ...

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Décolleté – Are You Skipping a Vital Part of Your Daily Beauty Routine?

  Q. What is galvanic current? What it does to the skin?   A. Galvanic current is low electrical current that has a polarity (positive or negative), hence it has a tendency to attract opposite charged particles. It is used in cosmetology to increase the penetration of ...

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FAQ Galvanic

  Nothing dehydrates and ages your skin as much as the abundance of sunshine in these summer months. During the hot summer the moisture level in our skin drops dramatically and by September it may drop as low as 30-35%. The ideal hydration level is approximately 50-60%. To find the ...

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Skin Care Calendar June-July

  There are four large groups of moisturizing components that are used in the cosmetic industry. Each fancy name you see on the label belongs to one of those groups and can be categorized as certain chemical compound.   The first group is Hygroscopic ingredients. These are ...

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Moisturizers. Part 2

  Moisturizers are popular and well known cosmetic components that "moisturize" your skin. Some claim that they moisturize the skin within, the others claim deep hydration, but it is not completely clear how exactly these products work.   What is the skin hydration? For ...

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Moisturizers – the True Story

  April is the right time to start with sunblocks. If you are not using them on a constant basis this is where to begin. In the higher latitudes and city environment use SPF 7-8. However, if you are prone to hyper-pigmentation, increase the level to 10. For those in lower latitudes 10 or ...

April beauty calendar

Skin Care Calendar April-May