Archive for the ‘I ♥ Tips’ Category

Happy New Year!!

Dec
2010
29

posted by on Exfoliation, Holiday, I ♥ Tips, Sun

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Here are a few New Years resolution ideas for better skin in 2011. Cheers to healthy skin! Wash your face every night before bed –Yes, even on New Years eve after you have been out late partying, no, especially then! Heavy make-up and dirt on your skin will prematurely age you and cause break-outs. Wear […]

‘Tis the Season

Dec
2010
08

posted by on Holiday, Travel

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  I know I seem a bit obsessed with ways to keep clean and disinfected lately but it is flu season after all! I found an organic hand sanitizing spray that I love and it contains Peppermint so it is perfect for the holiday season. It comes in a small travel size so you can […]

Pumpkin-licious!

Nov
2010
23

posted by on Exfoliation, Holiday

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Just in time for the holidays I wanted to talk about the YOUTH ACCELERATOR pumpkin enzyme peel. I love anything pumpkin (I am baking a pumpkin pie from scratch as I type) and this peel smells exactly like pumpkin! It is a super concentrated and effective peel removing dead skin and leaving skin vibrant. The […]

Cool as Cucumber

Nov
2010
21

posted by on Travel

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Because this is the first post as a new mom it is going to be all about convenience! One of the products I brought to the hospital was cleansing Facial Towelettes by Yes to Cucumber. These are great for travel, the gym or when you are feeling too lazy and tired to wash your face! […]

For the Fellas’

Sep
2010
27

posted by on I ♥ Tips, Men

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  Many men have jumped on the skin care bandwagon and are completely savvy with their skin care regimens. Many more men, however, have not. Below are a few helpful hints for men (and the ladies who love them) who think it’s time to incorporate a few products into their medicine cabinet.  After all, you […]

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I discovered Herban Essentials towelettes a few years back when I was working in Los Angeles. My commute was several hours a day and complete torture. I found myself in a small apothecary that sold these hand wipes and was looking to treat myself to a more spa-like way to sanitize my hands after pumping […]

iCare

Jun
2010
28

posted by on I ♥ Tips

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  When looking for an eye crème/gel ask yourself what is your main concern around the eye area? Are you dehydrated and suffering from puffiness or do you have fine lines? Make sure you ask what the benefits are; many eye crèmes have multiple functions so you do not have to buy multiple eye crèmes. […]

Facial 101

Jun
2010
13

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Let’s get back to skin care basics! I know that skin care treatments are the first luxury to go for many when on a tight budget. I have created a simple regimen for an at home spa experience…don’t forget the candles and spa music! Follow these simple steps for an at home facial: 1. Cleanse […]

I ♥ NY

May
2010
23

posted by on Facial Treatments, Travel

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  During my latest trip to the big city I visited one of my favorite beauty apothecaries, Space NK-Soho location. I experienced the Elemental Facial (1 hour 15 minutes) using the Elemental Herbology product line which is exclusive to Space NK in the United States. My skin felt amazing after the facial, deeply cleansed and […]

Up in the Air

May
2010
19

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Our skin is drastically affected by the conditions of the cabin air as we fly. The low humidity, recycled air and the stress of it all makes us look and feel less than magnificent. A few of the common complaints include itchy eyes, dry and flakey skin, and aggravated sinuses. I have listed a few […]