I have always been one of those girls with delicate flower like complexions. I don’t wear much makeup because I can only use the gentlest products on my face. I dread the sun, because I can never find a sunscreen that doesn’t wreak havoc on my skin. My face has all the issues of sensitive <... >
Hey honey, fall is in the air and it’s the perfect time to rethink skin care routines. While we were playing in the sunshine (wearing sunblock of course) the scientists at Guerlain were buzzing about their labs and creating the new Abeille Royale Serum. Its key ingredient is honey, actually many varieties of the best <... >
With just a few more weeks for summer fun, be careful not to burn, but if you do, here’s what to do. Everything is fun in the sun…that is, until the sun leaves its mark and you wake up red and in pain. Cold shower anyone? Besides lathering on the sunscreen on your next outdoor <... >
I know you’ve been taking care not to damage your skin this summer by slathering on high SPF cream daily, haven’t you? Well, sometimes, some of those nasty damaging UV rays get through, and then combined with the damage of sunny days past, plus stress and pollution, which all damage collagen and elastin, you’ve got <... >
It’s finally summer! Something about this season makes me feel like a kid again. But with summer comes the hot sun and its harmful effects we’ve all heard about over and over (cue the eye roll). It’s alright, we’ve got the facts and products you need to stay safe while enjoying everything that goes along <... >
I am naturally an introvert so when I’m out and about, I often mask my thoughts and feelings but when it comes to downtime in the privacy of my cocoon, I love restoring my thin skin with an all natural mask. I learned this replenishing technique from my mother who would put her feet up <... >
When the oldest cosmetic company in the world comes up with something new, I take notice. Since 1872, Shiseido has been making women more beautiful and has introduced many “firsts” to the world, including being the first to use non-animal sourced hyaluronic acid in 1985. Their latest launch is the new Bio-Performance Super Corrective Serum, <... >
For over a decade, I have been investing time, effort and money in search of organic food for my personal temple.
A Hippocratic Quote: A plastic surgeon weighs in the benefits of Neutraceuticals for beautiful skin
There are a plethora of foods (or ingredients from foods) that is thought to have a beneficial effect on skin health and beauty wellness.
What would you name a brand new line of luxury skin care products from Switzerland? If In & Out, isn’t the first thought that pops into your head then you and I are on the same page. That said, when I recently met the creators of this new prestige line, Alain Obadia and his plastic <... >
Recently, I attended a luncheon and sat next to Dayna Devon, beautiful TV host, mother of two, wife of a plastic surgeon, and an upbeat outspoken lady who feels that the Hollywood set should be more open and honest about their cosmetic procedures. “All those women in LA who say that diet and exercise get <... >
Lighten up and brighten up! The popularity of brighteners isn’t big news anymore, but being the huge fan that I am, I’m always seeking the newest generation of high performers. Clarins new Bright Plus HP Intensive Brightening Serum and SPF 20 Day Lotion have now become part of my daily routine. I’ve never had a <... >
Rosacea sufferers, dd you know that over 16 million Americans share this often undiagnosed and untreated skin condition? Let us shed a little light on what it is and how it can be treated. We’ll have you feeling and looking better in no time! Rosacea affects mostly women, over the age of 30,Â who areÂ usually of <... >
I love the science of beauty and I really get into science-nerd mode reading about breakthrough technology that can be used to keep us looking better and younger longer.
When I think facial, I often imagine of a couple of hours spent at a day spa wearing a cotton waffle weave robe and slippers, sipping hot tea in a tranquil lounge.
It’s hard to tell what’s authentic nowadays. When we find a couple of companies who are serious about the pursuit of true, green skin care, we rejoice.
When I hear the word serum, I tend to think of a magical cream that revitalizes my skin and makes the “ugly stuff” go away – hopefully for good.
Picture this: you’re in your favorite boutique or department store, on the prowl for the perfect dress to compliment a decadent and sexy night out with your honey.
Here’s the situation: The night is young, your girlfriends are already heading to that amazing nightclub by Nolita and you look, well…horrid. Yes we live in the city that never sleeps, but the lack of getting a good night’s rest can cause major damage to your physique. Not getting your daily dose of eight hours <... >
This freezing cold weather is making my skin sensitive and dry (global warming? yeah right!) I can’t use some of my usual anti-aging products.