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Skin Care in Spring: Updating Your Winter Routine for Sensitive Skin

March 19th is the official first day of Spring. This is the time of renewal—of shedding off the dry conditions that may have bothered your sensitive skin all winter. What can you do with your skin care in spring to have happy skin? We have five spring skin care tips to keep your skin glowing all season! Do you have sensitive skin? 1. Does your skin become blotchy after using certain sk…

Multi-Purpose Skin Care : How to extend use of your skin care products

Shhhh!  It’s a little known secret in the beauty industry that many of the skin care products you may have at home can serve more than a single purpose. Eye shadows come to mind. Being a makeup artist, I know full well that eye shadows can be used dry, or wet, with an eyeliner brush to create a more dramatic look. Well, many skin care products can also be used in more than one way, with a…

Saccharide Isomerate & Beet Sugar Extract: Benefits of Sugars in Skin Care

Sugars for Your Skin If your skin is dry and lacks hydration, you could be experiencing peeling, itchiness, or inflammation. Mature skin is even more susceptible to loss of moisture and a decrease in the production of hyaluronic acid as you age. Sure, hyaluronic acid can be used in skin care. In fact, we put hyaluronic acid in most of our products, but we have also found two sugar-based…

Don’t be Deceived by the “Greenwashers” in Skin Care

Success will always bring out the imitators. And, the huge successes enjoyed by innovative skin care lines (mostly indie companies) have caught the attention of the big established brands. They’ve come to realize that a rapidly growing number want natural products in all aspects of their lives. But consumers also want to buy from companies who are good custodians of the e…

Menopause and Your Skin – It’s all About Going Natural

Menopause--- that time of life all women believe is still years away – creeps up on us in our 40s and may keep us guessing and experiencing symptoms for up 10 or more years. But what is Menopause? Menopause is the natural decline and ending of production of reproductive hormones. It is the opposite of puberty and has its own set of physical challenges from hot flashes, to irregular…

Your Guilt Free Skin Care Routine for Any Day You Face

Lately I’ve been fascinated by the lengthy skin care routines that are now popular. Most are inspired by the red-hot Korean Beauty Skin Care Routine and are generally 10 products and 10 steps. But, just the other day I scanned one that was a full 15 steps! By the end of the demonstration– I was exhausted and adding up the total cost – broke. My thought was, “wouldn’t it be…