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Oh Valentines day, how I love thee! If you need some last minute gift ideas for the special person in your life (or yourself) there are plenty of skin care related ideas. Who doesn’t love getting a massage or facial as a gift? It’s even more special if you share a spa day together. Check […]

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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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Dear Dermalogica, Thank you for creating the Age Smart Multivitamin Thermafoliant. After one application and two quick minutes, my skin looked and felt amazing. Perfectly soft yet not stripped of hydration. This combination therapy of physical and chemical exfoliation is the perfect blend to achieve that glow I was desperately in need of. Especially with […]

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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 […]

Happy Halloween!

Oct
2011
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posted by on Cosmetics, Exfoliation, Fashion, Holiday, I ♥ Products, I ♥ Spa, I ♥ Tips

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It’s one of my favorite holiday’s and everyone is in the spirit at my house (My Devil Dog is no exception). For a last minute costume idea, why not go as a Spa Queen? You can dress up in a robe in slippers, pull hair back with a band and apply a skin care mask. […]

Turkish Bath

Aug
2011
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After I graduated from college I took a month holiday to celebrate in Greece and Turkey. While in Istanbul, we were lucky enough to visit a traditional Turkish Bath House or Hammam and it was experience I will never forget! The history of bath houses are so rich and interesting (learn more here), and if […]

My Beauty Bunny

Aug
2011
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  Check out one of my favorite beauty websites: My Beauty Bunny. They focus on the latest in skin care and cosmetics all Cruelty Free! Click here to see the latest blog I guest wrote on how to be a bathing beauty…enjoy! ♥

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Recently I was asked to shed some light on incorporating antioxidant skin care products into a home care regimen. It’s a great question and and even better idea. Using antioxidant rich products *effective products* is important for helping to even out skin tone, minimizing pigmentation and prevention. To prevent further damage you also want to […]

Don’t ignore it!

Jun
2011
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The neck and décolleté (chest area) are often ignored when it comes to an at-home regimen. In fact, I have seen certain spa/skin care facilities only treat the face as well. We expose our neck and décolleté to the same elements we expose our facial skin to so make sure and do the following: Cleanse. If […]

100% Pure

May
2011
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I get asked about organic and natural product lines all the time. I found a brand I really like that uses mostly organic and what you would call natural ingredients. 100% Pure is a face and body line using many plant based ingredients and does not contain parabens, sulfates, or fragrance. So far I have […]