Tag: skin health

GUEST POST: Strategies for combating stretch marks

GUEST POST: Strategies for combating stretch marks

Try as you might to keep them away, they appear for many different reasons, especially during pregnancy and when you suddenly put on a lot of weight. No matter how easy they appear, they are a real nightmare!

Don’t Be So Sensitive!

Don’t Be So Sensitive!

Does trying the latest skincare product or making the slightest change in your regimen cause you to break out in rashes and get blotchy, itchy or stinging skin? Do changes in the weather make your skin “angry”? If this sounds…

Do I really need to use a serum?

Do I really need to use a serum?

We get a lot of questions on serums. People are confused about what they are, how to use them and how to incorporate them into their daily regimen. If this sounds like you, read on to see the answers to…

Face Oils – the perfect addition to your spring skincare regimen

Face Oils – the perfect addition to your spring skincare regimen

Contrary to the misconception that oil doesn’t belong anywhere near your face – the opposite is actually true! Whether you’re using natural oils or products from the beauty companies that contain them, you can relax knowing it’s good for your…

Spring into Healthy Skin!

Spring into Healthy Skin!

Spring is officially here even if, in some corners of the world, the weather still feels like winter. The transition to spring can be tough on skin. Follow these tips so your skin will be ready for the warmer weather…

Sometimes less is more: Spotlight on Vitamin C

Sometimes less is more: Spotlight on Vitamin C

When it comes to skincare, sometimes less is more. As we’ve covered in the first 2 segments of this series, overusing or combining certain products can have the opposite effect of the one you are hoping for – irritation, dryness…

Eat your way to healthy skin – Chicken and Sweet Potato Stew!

Eat your way to healthy skin – Chicken and Sweet Potato Stew!

If you follow our blog, then you know your skin health depends as much on what you eat as it does on the products you use. You can eat your way to healthy skin with a well-rounded diet of healthy…

Guest Post: A Fantastic Moisturizing Overnight Routine

Guest Post: A Fantastic Moisturizing Overnight Routine

Healthy skin is a goal that everyone strives to achieve. The skin is the largest organ of the body and serves to protect it from injuries while also providing a beautiful cover. It’s safe to assume that, being this important,…

Eat your way to healthy skin! (pt.3)

Eat your way to healthy skin!  (pt.3)

Happy Friday! It’s the end of the week and you are planning for the weekend. Maybe you are having friends over or just looking to enjoy family time. Inevitably you are thinking about what to have for dinner that will…

Potent Potables

Potent Potables

When it comes to supporting skin health, no beverage is better than water. But we understand drinking water all of the time can be a bit boring. So we looked into it and found some of our other favorite beverages…

How much is enough?

How much is enough?

You spend a lot of money on skin care products. If you use too much of them each time, you’re just wasting the product and your money. On the other hand, if you use too little to make the product…

Get Glowing, Keep Going – Ways To Replenish Your Skin

Get Glowing, Keep Going – Ways To Replenish Your Skin

Don’t take your skin for granted! As your largest organ and your body’s protective layer, your skin can take a beating during the day, especially in extremely cold temperatures. Here are some easy ways you can replenish your skin throughout…

Sometimes Less Is More: Spotlight On Retin-A and Retinols

Sometimes Less Is More: Spotlight On Retin-A and Retinols

In the quest for healthy skin many of us will try anything and everything. Armed with a drawer full of products we follow every tip we have every read or heard. And then we wonder why our skin isn’t “perfect”….

Clean Skin is Always in Fashion!

Clean Skin is Always in Fashion!

New York Fashion week is in full swing: there will be new trends, new IT designers and new must-have colors. And by next season, it will all be out of fashion. So while we can’t predict what the latest fashion…

Show your skin some love!

Show your skin some love!

It’s almost Valentine’s Day! We believe in showing your skin love 365 days of the year by living a healthy lifestyle, but we do think this holiday is the perfect time to give yourself and your skin a little extra…

Skincare on the go – pt. 2

Skincare on the go –  pt. 2

Travelling constantly sounds really glamorous, but logging all of those airline miles can take a toll on your skin. Whether you are an occasional traveler or constantly on a plane, traveling for business, or going on vacation, we have some…

Guest Post: Essential Care Tips for Women in Their 30s

Guest Post: Essential Care Tips for Women in Their 30s

Most women hit the panic button as soon as they turn 30 – as if an alarm goes off and they start worrying about looking and feeling older. However, aging gracefully requires modifying the way you care for yourself in…

Skincare on the go – pt. 1

Skincare on the go – pt. 1

Traveling constantly sounds really glamorous, but logging all of those airline miles can take a toll on your skin. Whether you’re an occasional traveler or constantly on a plane, traveling for business, or going on vacation, we have some tips…

The Naked Truth About Skin!

The Naked Truth About Skin!

Did you know that in 1 inch of skin, you have about 650 sweat glands, 20 blood vessels, 60,000 melanocytes (the stuff that makes melanin and gives your skin its color), 1000 or more nerve endings and 19 000 000…

Make SPF your BFF

Make SPF your BFF

In the cold days of winter, we are all dreaming about a sunny getaway. Whether you’re headed to warmer climates or just dreaming about them, you need to make SPF your BFF! In addition to increasing risk of skin cancer,…