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Ways to Boost Collagen Production for Youthful Skin

If you’ve searched for ways to slow down the aging process and keep your skin looking smooth, plump and supple, you have probably heard of collagen. If you have wondered what collagen really is, and why it is so important for your overall health and the youth of your skin, read on! We will look at what you can do to increase collagen levels, and pay particular attention to what vegans can do to…

​Ayr Skin Care at CosmoProf Las Vegas!

We are back from an exciting week at CosmoProf in Las Vegas, exhibiting at this enormous convention for the very first time. CosmoProf is a huge tradeshow focusing on beauty in the spa, salon and retail world, and includes hair care, tools, skin and body products and many other products and services. There were well over 1300 exhibits overall, with about 30 of them in the exclusive “Discove…

The Real Meaning of "Clean Beauty" and other Cosmetic Terms

You may have heard some of the buzz words in the beauty industry over the last few years, and wondered what exactly they mean. Words like “clean”, “green” “natural” and “non toxic” are used to describe many different types of skin, hair and other cosmetic care items.These words were born out of a need to let the consumer see the more “natural” cosmetic companies as different from the tradit…

Summer Skin Care Product Essentials: How Not to Melt into a Puddle

Whether you are packing for a vacation, or just experiencing the summer heat where you are, summer is a time when our winter makeup and skin care routine may fall by the wayside. That's why it is so important to find the best summer skin care products that work for you.If you are on vacation, you may make life simple by wearing nothing but sunscreen, but what about when you need to look ni…

Announcing Our New Look!

This blog is very close to my heart, because what it talks about is truly is a labor of love. When Ayr Skin Care opened launched two years ago, we had no idea what the adventure would mean for us. I knew that there was a need for our products in the market place, but that was about as much as I knew. How to package, sell it, get press, and find our niche in the vast beauty market was way beyo…

About Olive Squalane & Olive Leaf Extract for Skin

Look at the ingredients list in many of the more natural skin care lines and you may see some interesting variations of “olive” in them. Today we will explore this fascinating tree, its fruit and the long list of wonderful benefits of the leaves and their extract. First let’s dispel the confusion of what is olive “squalane”. Benefits of Olive Squalane If you are an animal lover like…