Skin Facts

What Do You Mean You Don’t Wear Sunscreen Every Day?

May is Skin Cancer Awareness month and I cannot let it pass without sharing with you the importance of sunscreen. The key to youthful-looking and healthy, cancer-free skin is to apply sunscreen every single day.  Apply sunscreen every morning 30 minutes before exposure and reapply every two hours. I don’t care if you [...]

Turn Around, Bright Eyes: Tips and Tricks for Rejuvenating Your Peepers

Rejuvenation for your eyes won't involve Bonnie Tyler Do eye creams work? Yes. Do moisturizers work? Yes. And so do plenty of water, sleep, and sun block. But the fact of the matter is that these daily ways of tending to the skin around your eyes won’t hold off Father Time forever. A [...]

2017-08-16T20:48:36+00:00By |Eyes, Inspiration, Skin Facts|

Put a Lid on It: Fight Dry-Scalp Dandruff with Style

I love autumn—the turning leaves on the aspens, the cheek-flushing cooler temperatures, and of course, hat-shopping! Have you seen the gorgeous toppers for the upcoming season? Cable-knit beanies, colorful fedoras, fleece slouchies, feather-trimmed cloches—there are so many to choose from that you pretty much have to buy more than one! Cool-weather hats aren’t [...]

2017-08-16T20:58:26+00:00By |Products, Skin Facts, Uncategorized|

Why You Really Need that Cup of Coffee!

Drink that 2nd cup! Drink up that second cup of coffee, my friends! New research shows that daily coffee-drinkers have a 20 percent lower risk of developing the most common type of skin cancer, basal-cell carcinoma. This so-called “coffee effect” seems to be related to caffeine, since decaf didn’t work the same magic. [...]

2017-08-16T21:00:51+00:00By |Foods for Skincare, Health, Skin Facts|

The Upside of ‘Shrooms and Vodka

Reduce inflammation, increase elasticity, help with exfoliation, and act as anti-oxidants. Shiitake mushrooms, papaya, berries, vodka, chocolate—this isn’t an ingredients list for some weird fusion-cuisine from an upscale restaurant. It’s a list of foods and drinks that you can use topically to create beautiful skin. Some of these you can honestly take from [...]

2017-08-16T20:59:10+00:00By |Foods for Skincare, Products, Skin Facts|