Category ‘Facials’

5 Exfoliants in Your Kitchen Cupboard

If you’re a regular reader of our blog, you’ll know the two most important things for radiant skin are exfoliation and moisturizing. Today we want to tell you about the bounty of exfoliation ingredients right in your kitchen cupboard. Making exfoliating scrubs at home is quick and easy. Best...

What is an Oxygenating Facial? The Pros and Cons of Oxygenating Facials

The Pros and Cons of Oxygenating Facials The oxygenating facial is a decade-long skincare craze. Celebrities like Madonna and Katy Perry can’t get enough of the oxygenating facial. Beauty magazines say it’s an essential for photoshoots, trips down the red carpet, and to plump up skin after a dehydrating...

The Anti-Aging Benefits of Active Peels

Have you started to see fine lines and sun damage when you look in the mirror? If yes, you may want to know more about active peels, a safe and effective anti-aging spa treatment that transforms dull skin into a radiant complexion. What is an active peel? An active...

5 Ways to Get Your Beauty Sleep

Your mother was right: you need your beauty sleep. Sleep is the elixir of life—getting enough sleep helps you look good, feel good, stay healthy, and fend off disease. The effects of sleep deprivation on your skin Though one night of bad sleep isn’t serious, the cumulative effects of...

The Anti-Aging Benefits of Microdermabrasion

Is your skin rougher than you’d like it to be? Do your at-home exfoliation treatments leave a little something to be desired? If yes, you may want to know more about a safe and effective anti-aging spa treatment called Microdermabrasion. What is Microdermabrasion? Microdermabrasion is a non-invasive skin care...

Beautiful Skin! No Sweat!

Sweating is a natural and essential bodily function. It happens when the weather is hot, or when you’re hot because you’re enjoying healthful pursuits like exercise and the sauna. But sweat can also wreak havoc on your complexion, especially in the summer when it’s hard to avoid the heat...

DIY Facial Massage Tips

Do you hold stress in your face? Most of us do. Whether it’s a furrowed brow, worry lines, pursed lips or a clenched jaw, all of these unconscious responses can affect the health and appearance of your skin. Just as full-body massage helps de-stress the body and work out...

The Effects of Stress on Skin

You already know how stress affects your skin. Stress can worsen many skin conditions. The Mayo Clinic recommends stress management as one of these five tips for healthy skin, and they note that conditions like acne, eczema, itching, hives, and even hair loss can get a lot worse in...

Exfoliation

Exfoliation While young healthy skin cells regenerate every 27 days, that cycle slows as we age. Exfoliation is the process of removing dead skin cells from the skin’s surface, increasing cell turnover. This helps reveal the new skin beneath, giving you a more radiant complexion. As well, your skin...

Spring Skin Care – Revealing the Glow

Spring Skin Care – Revealing the Glow! Over the winter, our skin tends to get dehydrated from spending so much time indoors in dry, heated air. In addition, a lot of dead skin cells build up on the surface or flake off. That’s why the two biggest priorities of...