Papayas! Starting with a super beta-carotene kick, this ‘angel fruit’ is choc-a-bloc with phytochemicals and enzymes, alpha and beta hydroxy acids, Vitamin A and C, and Potassium. This fruit helps in healing dry flaky skin, boosts collagen production and even moisturizes your skin.The papaya’s secret ingredient papain, is an enzyme with anti-inflammatory properties that lightens the skin, fades blemishes and scars. It’s a gentle exfoliator as it dissolves inactive protein and dead cells on the top layer of your skin.
Call it papaya, pawpaw, papaw, papita or pepe- this fruit is an angel for your skin.
Research proves that when it comes to following a particular health regime like diets, workouts or even quitting smoking, when done with your friend, you end up being 45% more willing to start, and 40% more successful in achieving your end goal. These statistics apply to your beauty goals too! Here’s how your friends help.
Curious to see how your skin is faring in this year’s brutal Northeast winter? Redeem our skin consultation coupon at IECSC NY, Booth 357 and find out in just a few minutes!
Don’t deny it! You are a skin savvy, skin healthy individual and you are completely aware of the beauty uses of bath salts (Y) But, did you know that your regular OTC Epsom salt is also widely used in beauty rituals? As per the Epson Salt Council, (Yes! a council exists) Epsom salt; magnesium sulfate to the science world is a pure, natural mineral-compound in crystal form that is known for smoothening, softening, brightening, and relaxing your skin.
Change your makeup like you change your clothes! With the polar vortex and deep freeze chilling you in full gusto, your skin needs all the extra attention and love. Your skin is dry and you notice that the natural color of your skin is changing with the cold and lack of sun exposure. Its important that you go in for a makeup overall, as mySkin calls it!
What’s the hype about these “antioxidants”? Every product you consume or slather on your skin is screaming “antioxidant” these days. Are the tall claims that antioxidants keep aging at bay and even prevent cancers and heart disease really true?
dermograph for the Smart Spa: Increase Revenues By Going Deep Beneath The Skin: In Partnership with American Spa Magazine
Excited to visit #ISPA2013? Want to go Spa-la-la at #Vegas? Get in the know of a healthy #spa experience?
Today we have Annabelle Santos, founder of SPAdet doing an exclusive feature for mySkin. She talks about how you could create a healthier spa experience.
The spa industry is evolving and getting more innovative and research driven in keeping with the changing times. As the spa goer becomes more well traveled and obviously more informed, spas today are trying every bit harder to become savvier by staying on top of the latest technological and holistic developments resulting in more satisfied customers. Spa treatments are getting trendier and more exotic! For a spa lover like YOU- here are three trending therapies to indulge in.
We are excited to showcase the world’s first transdermal skin analysis consultation system at ISPA 2013. To see the dermograph imaging system in action visit us at Booth 1125 at the ISPA conference in La Vegas Oct 21-23 at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.
While America spends an alarmingly steep amount of money on skin and beauty products, many of the most effective ways to keep your skin glowing, even toned, and wrinkle-free don’t require that you break the bank. Indeed, it’s fairly simple to maintain lovely composure just by following these ten simple guidelines.
Serena! She is your inspiration to go bold, go solid and charge full blast towards your goals.
Acne scars can seriously damage your self-confidence. Suffering from acne is bad enough and having marks left on your face makes the situation even worse. Luckily, there are certain natural products and ingredients that you can use to remove acne scars. Here are 5 DIY ways to lighten acne scars and look awesome!
If you’ve put a check mark on your back to school wardrobe, accessories and make up then there is one last thing that you need to do. To be skin ready! Your skin needs to be radiant, glowing and healthy as you get school ready. Here are 3 DIY skin routines that will “work off your vacation marks” and get you glowing!
Beauty is now tech savvy! The leap that advanced skin care has taken has made it possible to plug and play your own anti aging or blemish removal instrument into your home outlet. Beauty technology brings devices such as derma brushes, epilators, light based LED systems and other such skin care systems right into your own hands delivering almost immediate results for your skin problems such as sagging skin, blemishes and fine lines. But what is it that you need to look for while opting for a beauty device?
When happy- your skin is happy, when sad- your skin is sad. Your skin mirrors your feelings, thoughts and body health. Do you measure the health of your skin?
I love the rains! After a long hot summer it is a welcome relief when the skies open up to cool off the parched earth. I only wish the wet season would be as skin friendly. Unfortunately for me, and a lot many others like me, our skin doesn’t seem to share the same fervor for the rains. The high humidity levels give bacteria and other infections the perfect breeding ground. This is what aggravates problems like acne and exposes you to a host of fungal infections such as red, itchy, blotchy or flaky irritated skin. So what do we need to do to stay skin happy this rainy season? Read on to find out.
Are you a spa believer? Do you firmly believe that nothing washes away all your stresses and fatigues like a trip to the spa?
To make your spa experience enriching, wow! and comfortable- without those small land mine moments, here are your five spa etiquettes. Follow them as you spa up!
Probably the hardest thing to do when a breakout is lurking is to simply leave it alone. The unknown potential of a pimple makes the average person want to pinch and squeeze in hopes of it disappearing. Little do people know that the more the skin is touched, the greater the chance of that pimple going from innocuous to embarrassingly obvious. If you’re guilty of picking and pinching new pimples, read on for a few reasons to back away from those blemishes.
You go for your medical checkup and come back with insight on how your heart functions, how your liver works and how your kidney processes! Do you ever go to a doctor to understand your skin health? Do you ever come back with measurements that tell you how your skin is functioning?
Enter mySkin’s dermograph ™ .