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.
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.
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.
After all that smooching under the mistletoe and thank-you kisses for the gifts, your lips have had it.Â Okay,Â I exaggerate…..however, Â this cold weather does wreak havoc on delicate skin. You want lips that are luscious, plump and line free?Â Stop pouting,Â (It creates lines!)Â and try some of these products that’ll get you through <... >
After all that smooching under the mistletoe and thank-you kisses for the gifts, your lips have had it. Okay, I exaggerate…..however, this cold weather does wreak havoc on delicate skin. You want lips that are luscious, plump and line free? Stop pouting, (It creates lines!) and try some of these products that’ll get you through <... >
In our new, and hopefully temporary economy, she might be cutting back on her purchases, but trust me, she doesn’t want her skin to suffer. The gift of great skin care is always welcomed and enjoyed. This season, we bring you the best of the best for all budgets, to help her, or you, usher <... >
I have a dare for you. Open your medicine cabinet – or anywhere you keep your skin care products – and try to find one item with ingredients you understand. Unless you’re a natural, organic or eco-beauty devotee, you’re probably going to be hard pressed to do so without a degree in cosmetic chemistry. Most <... >
Looking younger isn’t only about smoothing out wrinkles. That’s only a very small part of it. Youthful skin is light and bright. Here are some potions that will light up your youth! Voted “Best Beauty Breakthrough Product 2009″ by Allure Magazine, Neocutis Blanche contains prescription strength 4% Hydroquinone that will fade freckles, blotches and spots. <... >
In a reversal of roles, the AVON Lady wasn’t calling on me. I was calling on her, or rather them, though not to buy or sell, but instead to learn about the science behind their newest anti-aging product, Anew Reversalist. I was part of a small group of journalists recently invited to the Research and <... >
Don’t count on turtlenecks and scarves to keep the skin on your neck protected this winter. You need some serious neck cream my little swan to keep those low cut holiday dresses looking amazing. From 3LAB, comes their new Perfect Neck Cream. Active ingredients include their famous bio-engineered growth hormone, along with other potent ingredients <... >
I did it before and didn’t want to do it again, but now five years have passed, and in the world of high tech anti-aging that’s a long, long time. Newer and better is the name of the game, and the new Thermage is nothing like the painful procedure I had back then. The new <... >
As the days get shorter and the temperatures begin to drop on the streets of New York, we immediately change our wardrobe and begin the transformation from flip flops to socks and boots. We grab our hats and wrap scarves around our necks and begin our preparation for the cold winter months to come. Often <... >
Skinovations – Keeping Skin in the Pink!
Keep skin gorgeous and donate to a worthy cause
Breast Cancer is the second leading cause of death in women, and in 2009 over 190,000 American women will be diagnosed with the disease. Do your part to help prevent and help find a cure. Do self exams, get regular check-ups from your doctor, donate to BCA charities, and buy products from companies that donate <... >