Archive for the ‘Cosmetics’ Category

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Many of you who regularly read my blog may wonder why I talk about nutrition and food so much on a skin care site. I am a true believer that what we do for our bodies internally directly impacts the quality of our skin. After all it is the largest organ and usually the first […]

Perfect Brows

Apr
2012
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What a difference your eyebrows make! As my brows started to thin, filling them in  became essential. I prefer a powder to a pencil for a more natural look and have found my favorite-the Anastasia Brow Powder. I use a stiff angled brush and blend the powder throughout the brow filling in the gaps. A […]

Touche Éclat-YSL

Apr
2012
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TOUCHE ECLAT

  Not sleeping takes a toll on everyone, it’s no secret. I haven’t been getting tons of rest lately and quite frankly it shows. Underneath my eyes I see an increased amount of puffiness and also dark circles that all of the iced cucumber in the world couldn’t fix. I decided I needed to step […]

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In honor of St. Patrick’s Day I am talking about three of my favorite green products and I mean literally green! If you have hyperpigmentation I highly recommend Phyto + by SkinCeuticals. This serum is applied underneath moisturizer daily. This blend of botanical and skin brightening ingredients also contains anti-inflammatory agents helping to calm irritated […]

New Year, New Skin?

Jan
2012
10

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If you are not totally happy with the appearance of your skin and would like to see an  improvement in 2012, here are a few suggestions to try if you are not already doing so. Not all of these goals or resolutions include spending money but just a few tips to help start of this […]

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  From time to time I hear a friend or someone at a spa say something that is just not true in relation to skin care and cosmetics. Here are some of the doozers I have heard: 1. You need to use the same skin care line for all of your products. Really, why? I […]

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  We have less than a week until the big holiday is here and I love to give (and receive) fun beauty products. Here are a few favorites I have found this season: Glittery nail colors are a great stocking stuffer and New Years Eve is just around the corner! Deborah Lippmann Holiday Nail Color […]

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Part two of my morning beauty routine, make-up: Concealer: I like the Healthy Skin Brightening Eye Perfector by Neutrogena. I have been using it for years, it has a firming quality to it and an SPF. I can buy it at Target-score! Foundation: Skin Foundation SPF 15 by Bobbi Brown has a light/medium coverage with […]

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I had such a huge response from my last post about 100% Pure Coffee Bean Eye Cream I decided to test another product from the line. This time I was looking for a light 2 in 1 moisturizer/SPF combo. The Organic Pomegranate Antioxidant Hydration with a SPF of 20 is a perfect lightweight lotion that […]

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Over the years in the treatment room and in trainings I have been asked questions that seem to repeatedly come up. Here they are with my answers/opinions below: Q. Should I put on my skin care products on dry or wet skin? A. Always moist skin. If by the time you are applying product when […]