TO BE OR NOT TO BE? THE TRUTH BEHIND COMMERCIAL FRAGRANCES   This post was inspired by one of customer’s questions: “My question is in regards to the DMAE Total Restore lifting serum and the Organic Facial Cleanser ... Do the skin care products have an offensive smell...are ...

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TO BE OR NOT TO BE? THE TRUTH BEHIND COMMERCIAL FRANGRANCES

You are what you are "both inside and outside" because of your emotions!   Research shows that mood has both positive and negative effects on your skin. The physical appearance of the skin reflects your mood.   Psychological basic emotions like stress, depression, anger, ...

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Striving Towards Inner and Outside Beauty

Skin is one of the most sensitive and essential parts of the human body. However, it is also the most exposed, be it to harsh sunlight or even damaging Ultraviolet rays. Moreover, it is often neglected despite its importance. But this needs to stop in order to avoid long lasting damaging ...

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UV Protection: Better Safe than Sorry!

  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?

  Is there a beauty device that could combine simplicity and excellent performance? It is hard to find, but this little device has great feedback and we are sure it will not leave you disappointed. This At-Home skin care tool has two excellent features that can help return skin its ...

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March – Microcurrent Red Light Device

    High Frequency device or DArsonval (named after its inventor, French scientist – Jacques-Arsène d'Arsonval) had been on a market since early 1900s. At those times it was called “Violet Ray Device” as the electrodes were mainly filled with Argon gas, which glows violet. ...

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High Frequency Current in a Skin Care: History, Development and Application

  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 ...

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Skin Care Calendar April-May

  Makeup is an essential part of almost every woman's beauty routine. But we rarely think about dangers that lurk behind when applying makeup. Most cosmetic products are maid of natural oils and other ingredients that are an excellent environment for bacteria growth. Makeup brushes and ...

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The Dangers of A Cosmetic Brush

Time to peel   At this time of the year the sun is gentle and it gives us an excellent opportunity to start yearly peeling sessions. Light AHA (glycolic, lactic acid) peels would be perfect for home use as well as mechanical dermabrasion procedures.   These treatments will ...

February beauty calendar

Skin Care Calendar Feb-Mar