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The Many Uses of Argan Oil

Oct 7th, 2017 Beauty 2 min read

Argan Oil is one of Morocco’s best kept beauty secrets. It’s been used for thousands of years as beauty enhancer, and is now showing up in more and more products to improve the look and healthfulness of skin and hair. A natural wonder that hydrates the skin and improves its overall health, argan oil helps skin issues like eczema, dermatitis, rosacea and acne, thanks to its Vitamin…

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Football Fever: Tailgating Foods that are Better for You and Your Skin!

Oct 1st, 2017 Beauty, Staying Young 1 min read

Football season is upon us, and even if you’re not a fan of the pigskin, you’ve likely found yourself smack dab in the middle of a fried pork throw down. From hot dogs to wings, tailgating is a fun experience that can leave your heart and waistline lamenting your choices for weeks to come. If you’re looking for a few healthy alternatives that still embrace…

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Natural Methods for More Youthful Skin

Sep 19th, 2016 Beauty 2 min read

If you’re self-conscious about the effects of aging on your skin, join the club! However, there are many things that you can do to make your skin appear more youthful in addition to using good skincare products with active ingredients. The following are a few natural home remedies you can use to make your skin look younger. I’ve been using these and my skin has…

Future Trends in Skincare

Sep 1st, 2016 Beauty, Staying Young 1 min read

What if you could step into a time machine and see what skincare would look like in the future? Thanks to modern experts in the beauty industry, you don’t have to. Let’s take a look at the latest beauty innovations this year and the next year to come. Fermentation Don’t be fooled by the word’s off-putting sound — fermented products are loaded with nutrition. Originally…

Skin Lasers: Are They Worth It?

Aug 16th, 2016 Beauty, Staying Young 1 min read

Skin laser treatments are newer non-surgical options for those seeking more youthful skin, but are they worth it? Here’s some info on three popular treatments available at dermatologists’ offices almost everywhere. Ultherapy by Ulthera is an FDA-cleared procedure that lifts sagging skin on the neck, face, chin, and eyebrow and improves the appearance of lines and wrinkles on decolletage. Ulthera uses safe ultrasound energy to…

Skincare Tips for Sensitive Skin

Aug 8th, 2016 Beauty, Staying Young 2 min read

Some days we love our skin, some days, we don’t. One thing is for sure — sensitive skin is hard to ignore. Now, we’re not talking about the kind of sensitivity that happens because you had your hands in a bleachy bucket of hot water all day. Anyone in that situation would end up red and irritated. We’re talking about skin that stays so extremely…

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Back to The Basics of Skincare

Aug 1st, 2016 Beauty, Staying Young 1 min read

Is beauty really only skin deep? We all know the answer to that question should be a resounding NO! Let’s be honest though. Looking in the mirror first thing in the morning, or at night before bed, can be a bit depressing. Fear not: It’s never too late to propel your skin from ordinary to extraordinary. 1. Start with a clean slate Begin your skincare…

How Does Men’s Skin Differ from Women’s Skin?

Jul 26th, 2016 Beauty, Staying Young 1 min read

Everyone knows that men and women are different in psyche and temperament (and in many other ways). But the sexes are different in another way that you might not think about – the skin. Skin changes can be noted in color, texture, and other distinct characteristics between men and women Men’s Edge in Great Skin Men shave each day, since they have a lot more facial hair than…

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For Good Skin, Avoid These Foods

Jul 18th, 2016 Beauty, Staying Young 1 min read

I love food! But I know certain types of foods do my skin a disservice. Here’s a list of foods to avoid, or at least minimize, if you want good skin. Sugar. Eating excessive quantities of sugar (including milk sugars) forms advanced glycation products (abbreviated, appropriately, to AGEs), which causes malformation and stiffening of protein fibers in the body. Look for hidden dairy in food, too….

What Happens to Skin as It Ages

Jul 11th, 2016 Beauty, Staying Young 2 min read

It shows when you don’t take care of your skin. Just look at a picture of your mother today, and hold it next to a similar photo from twenty years ago. Barring any expensive cosmetic surgery, you’re probably looking into the eyes of a very different person. Even the healthiest of people will begin to show their age in their skin eventually, but proper skincare can…