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Sunscreen

Posted on August 7, 2015 at 3:24 pm

Sunscreen has come a long way from the earliest sunscreens which used SPF to measure our protection against sunburns caused by ultraviolet B (UVB) rays. We now know we need protection from UVA and Infrared radiation as well. Todays sunscreens are true anti-aging, anti-cancer powerhouses…but how do you know which products are the best? First,… Read More →

Dermaplaning: A Hidden Beauty Tool

Posted on July 9, 2015 at 5:02 pm

What is it? Dermaplaning is a simple and safe procedure for exfoliating the epidermis and ridding the skin of “peach Fuzz” in order to reveal a smoother, brighter complexion. Using a scalpel and a delicate touch, the provider simply abrades the surface of the skin using light feathering strokes. Who needs it? Dermaplaning is recommended… Read More →

How to Choose an Eye Cream or Serum

Posted on July 2, 2015 at 4:56 pm

When it comes to choosing the best eye treatments, the choices can be overwhelming. Let us help!  Choose the right active ingredients for your concerns. Dark Circles: Look for Vitamin K and Hesperidan, which can lessen blood flow through capillaries, and Kojic Acid, which stops production of melanin. Example: Revision Teamine Eye Complex or Audubon… Read More →

Newest FDA Approved Filler Restylane Silk

Posted on June 23, 2015 at 10:14 am

Restylane Silk is the latest FDA approved treatment to specifically address lips and the fine vertical lines around them. As we age, our lips change because the muscles that surround the mouth can flatten and shrink, making the lips thinner and less shapely. Restylane Silk’s unique “silky” formulation of hyaluronic acid gives precise shape and definition… Read More →

Keep Your Hands Looking Young!

Posted on May 7, 2015 at 2:24 pm

At home: Apply sunscreen every morning and reapply every 80 minutes. We love Supergoop Hand Cream SPF 40! It combines antioxidants and sunscreen for double protection. Keep hands moisturized. When the hands are dry, they look dull and older. Supergoop Hand Cream is still great.. also try Cetaphil Therapeutic Hand Cream which is especially good for red, chapped… Read More →

Who’s Got Your Back?

Posted on May 4, 2015 at 9:03 am

Did you know the back is the most common location for melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer? This infographic explains why it’s so important to find someone who “has your back” when it comes to skin cancer prevention and detection. Adequately applying sunscreen to your own back can be a difficult task, as demonstrated… Read More →

What is Microneedling?

Posted on April 9, 2015 at 11:11 am

As minimally invasive procedures continue to evolve, we are happy to introduce our newest procedure called microneedling! Microneedling is a mechanical exfoliation otherwise called “collagen induction therapy” and can be used to treat scars, fine lines, reduce pore size, and hyperpigmentation.  How does it work? The idea behind this treatment is to create a controlled… Read More →

Tips for Spring Break Skin

Posted on April 2, 2015 at 10:55 am

    Enjoy your Spring Break, but come back rested and younger! Apply SPF 30 water resistant sunscreen to your entire body 30 min before going out. It takes one ounce to cover your body. Avoid the sun from 10AM – 2 PM when the suns’ rays are the most harmful. Relax under an umbrella. Feel fab… Read More →

Engagement Ring Selfie

Posted on March 19, 2015 at 12:59 pm

Engagement ring selfies are here to stay!Ensure your hands look as beautiful as the ring you’re showing off. As we age, the skin on the hands get thinner, dryer, and loses its overall “youthful plumpness”. Laser Genesis is a quick and easy treatment that stimulates collagen and instantly gives your hands a youthful appearance. It… Read More →

9 Most Forgotten Places For Sunscreen

Posted on March 12, 2015 at 4:43 pm

Missing sunscreen adds up over the years to brown spots, discoloration, and skin cancer. Here are 9 of the most neglected places for sunscreen. Remember these spots to stay young looking and cancer-free in these locations. 1) Ears- Ladies who wear their hair up make sure to apply SPF on top of ears. Men, you… Read More →

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