I hope this glossary of skin care product ingredients and terms will help you familiarize yourself with some of the terms used in our blog as well as terms used by our staff in our skin care treatments. Alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs) – Fruit acids found in plants that remove dead and damaged surface cells […]
Women aren’t the only ones who want to look and feel fabulous. Do you remember when wearing a pink shirt was a bold statement for a man? I remember my first Lacoste polo shirt and that was back in the 80’s! Well guys, a shift in attitude is happening in male skin care and the […]
You put so much time and attention into improving and maintaining the skin on your face, it’s important to remember to also care for the delicate skin areas like your neck and chest, which can easily show the signs of aging. Factors like gravity, sun damage, or having an ample chest can contribute to, and […]
When we think of sweet potatoes, we think of fries, pie or those wonderfully Thanksgiving dishes. Contrary to the belief that if something tastes good it certainly can’t be good for you, the sweet potato is packed full of nutritional power – even if it’s laden with sugar and baked in crust. One of the […]
CONTRAINDICATIONS: People with prior history of sensitivity or allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients should not use it. The safety of topical hydroquinone use during pregnancy or in children (12 years and under) has not been established.
1 OF 10 Feel-Good Skin Care Tip: Get Some Rest The key to not looking tired? It’s…not being tired! Easier said than done, we know. Do whatever you can to get in seven to eight hours a night and your skin—including those pesky under eye bags!—will look noticeably better. Trust us: Sleep offers the kind […]
Fruit Smoothie Smoothies offer great versatility and a healthy treat any time of the day. You can easily use fruits and vegetables that are in season. A single glass can deliver antioxidants, protein, fiber, vitamins, and much more. This refreshing smoothie is packed with nutrition that’s good for your skin, yet easy to make!
Nufree “wax” is the next generation of hair removal… for starters, it’s not actually wax. When our spa gets requests for male or women hair removal, we want to be able to offer our clients the best new products and services. We have clients who want to be smooth all over, including intimate areas (beneath […]
The smell and taste of cinnamon takes us back to our youth: gingerbread cookies, cinnamon rolls and French toast. Fast-forward to adulthood when cinnamon not only makes great treats but can encourage healthy skin. Cinnamon has been used for centuries in Asian medicine for health maintenance. The use of cinnamon dates back to 2000 BC, […]
The anti-aging market has long been considered a booming business, and the past few years have seen a notable shift in how aging is viewed. The hot topic for many of my clients is melanin, or pigmentation as a mark of age. Of course, fine lines and wrinkle are the old standbys of anti-aging vocabulary, […]