Making Spirits Bright & Beautiful!

No need to blink twice. Yes, those are holiday lights going up in your neighborhood! We can’t believe it either… the holidays are upon us! One of the most stressful things to get through this time of year is the holiday shopping gift list. Don’t worry, this year we’ve made it easy for you to […]

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Scary Skin? We’ve got a mask for that!

We’re well into October (where does the time go?!) which means we’re in spooky season! Although we may begin seeing ghosts, goblins and ghouls roaming the streets and inhabiting our favorite hang-out spots, there’s nothing scarier than looking in the mirror and seeing tired, dry, wrinkly or sagging skin! We’ve all had that moment when […]

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Hydrating vs. Moisturizing: Knowing the difference will make the difference!

Natural, glowing and dewy—the highly sought after look for skin that many products on the market today claim to achieve. If this timelessly beautiful look is one you’re seeking, it’s important to fully understand what your skin is telling you in order to use the appropriate products accordingly. “Hydrating” and “Moisturizing” are two words often […]

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Ingredient Profile: Peptides

First used in skincare nearly 10 years ago, peptides play an extremely important role in many of today’s anti-aging products. Most basically explained, peptides are short sequences of amino acids that collectively comprise proteins. There are hundreds of different types of peptides and their thousands of combinations create the many different proteins that make up […]

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Hyaluronic Acid: More than just a skin hydration hero

Hyaluronic acid, the skincare buzzword right now, has been in the spotlight a lot recently for its incredibly hydrating and moisturizing properties. It’s a natural occurring component of the skin that plays many important roles in skin health and wellness, one of which is skin hydration. But, it may come as a surprise to learn […]

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UVA, UVB, SPF & Broad Spectrum: Your Guide to Summer Skincare

We are officially in the heat of the summer, and just like with winter, spring or fall, a transition in seasons calls for a transition in skincare as well. Summer months bring hot, sunny days, which are great for fun outdoor activities, but not so great for the skin. The two biggest threats to the […]

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Hydration: It’s good for your skin too!    

We all know that drinking water is essential for living. It makes up 50-65% of our bodies, which is why staying hydrated is key for staying healthy. But, have you ever thought about the importance of water for your skin specifically? Studies show that skin’s composition also holds a high percentage of water—a whoppin’ 64%! […]

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