On the Market: These Bathrooms are Hotbeds of Rejuvenation

By Sarah Womack | February 8, 2019

Wisdom from a skin care pro

Kirsten Thomas of San Juan Capistrano-based Ayr Skin Care formulates vegan products for sensitive skin.

Hidden skin irritants …

When a shampoo or body wash includes fragrance or perfume as an ingredient, it can mean a long list of chemicals that are not legally required to be named individually.

Counteracting chemicals …

One of the most common toxic chemicals in the bathroom is the water coming out of your tap. To help neutralize the chlorine in tap water, add vitamin C to your bath a few minutes before you enter the tub.

Post-bath skin care …

The most important thing is to dry quickly and moisturize immediately when your skin is still slightly damp. This creates a barrier on the skin that helps to lock in moisture.

Advice on self-care …

We are always so busy, and it’s important to slow down and care for ourselves.

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