Archive for September, 2011

Let’s Talk Of Beauty-full Spain!

Don’t you love everything Spanish? I, for one, absolutely adore everything about Spain… their culture, their food and especially their people. Who doesn’t go weak in the knees at the sight of a gorgeous Spanish beauty? Here is your chance to get that Spanish perfection for your skin- let's take our mySkin beauty bus to Espanol :) Are you from the beautiful land of Spain? Tell us how did you find this article? What other skincare tips can you add? Love to hear from you- Spanish experts:) Adiós! Hasta pronto!

Forget The $16 Muffins, $16 For Beauty Is More Exciting

Wow! $16 for a muffin- looks like it was topped with pixie dust! The US Justice department apparently paid $16 apiece for muffins for their staff at a conference in Washington DC. $16 worth of flour, sugar, butter, milk and toppings is unheard of for one single muffin, spending this amount for one's coffee break is ridiculous... forget it! I have better things to do with my $16:)

Whats The Right Product For ME To See “Neutrino” Speed Results

mySkin is like the CERN. We collect products across brands and price bands - and fire them across thousands of users in a targeted way via our algorithm enabled collider. Users keep coming back to rate, review, talk and share their beauty experiences to etermine what are the conditions that generate the best outcome for their dermis. Is it by cheapest, or most expensive, ingredient A or B etc...

Is Overuse Of Beauty Products Making Your Skin Sensitive?

Is it really a good idea to use many products at a time? If oily skin troubles you, is it a good idea to cleanse, cleanse and cleanse more? In your effort to remove dead skin, are you actually causing harm to it? Is Overuse of beauty products making your skin sensitive?

Top 5 Hispanic Skin Care Concerns

I’ve always assumed that Hispanics had no skin concerns to deal with - their skin always looks so youthful and nice. Much to my surprise I discovered that like other ethnicities, Hispanics too have their share of skin care woes. This National Hispanic Heritage month (Sept 15 to October 15) we try to find answers to skin care concerns of persons with brown skin. After all not everyone is blessed with Eva Longoria’s gene pool:)

6 Tips To Great Skin From Greece

When I say ‘Greek’ you say ‘Grecian Goddess’! It’s known that Greek women bathed in ‘attar’ that was imported from Egypt. They used to cover their lissome bodies in olive oil and then work out-this was to sweat under the oil. The soil which when got stuck on their skin during the work outs was then removed with a ‘stleggida’, a tool which resembles a sickle. Talk of an ‘all- in-one’- work out, moisturizing and exfoliation routine!

5 Common Bacterial Skin Infections

5 Common Bacterial Skin Infections Answered: Don’t you want to have perfect skin health at all times? But nothing mars your skin health than a bacterial skin infection. Our skin is constantly battling bacterial infections like a shield but sometimes the bugs win due to a weak immune system, stress, environmental factors or genetics. A seemingly insignificant skin puncture because of a cut or a burn can create a gateway for these bacteria to penetrate your skin’s surface and cause a bacterial skin infection.

Guest Post: The Fish Pedicure

Fed up of trying to soak and scrub away the hard skin on your feet? You could use the good old pumice stone, various blades and tools to shave off the hard skin. But, all these tools require a lot of effort, especially if you have a lot of tough skin. Now there is a much easier way to have soft supple feet- the Garra fish pedicure!

3 Smoothies For Great Skin

Can you drink your way to great skin? Yes! Smoothies are the new mantra for clean, clear and smooth skin! Smoothies are packed with fiber; help in toxin elimination and making your digestive system work smoothly. They are the best way to incorporate the five portions of fruits and vegetables in your eating regime without worrying about munching on and on…Here are 3 Smoothies that you can concoct to say cheers to healthy skin:)