How to Treat Turkey Neck

Loose, baggy skin that hangs from the neck like empty pouches – This is what is commonly known as having a “turkey neck.” Whatever one chooses to call it, this unsightly condition is – along with dark circles around the eyes – one of the telltale signs of aging. But what causes turkey neck and what are some of the … Read More >

July-07-2017 by Kelly

The Importance of Knowing Your Skin Type

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A first and often overlooked component of developing an effective skincare regimen is choosing products that work well with an individual’s skin type. For example, a product designed for people with normal skin – skin that is neither too oily nor dry – is not likely to benefit people with oily, problem skin. This is why it is essential for … Read More >

December-21-2016 by Kelly

Essential Skincare Tips for Men

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Several years ago the term “metro-sexual” entered the American lexicon. No one is quite sure how it did but it generally referred to men who took more than a passing interest in their own attire, mannerisms and grooming. Nowadays, it is becoming more and more accepted for men to pay attention to these things without being unfairly labeled. After all, … Read More >

November-17-2016 by Kelly

At What Age Should You Start an Anti-Aging Skincare Regimen?

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At What Age Should You Start an Anti-Aging Skincare Regimen? Irish playwright, novelist, essayist, and poet Oscar Wilde once famously wrote, “Youth is wasted on the young.” For those of us who are into our thirties and beyond we can appreciate more than Millenials the benefits of having healthy, supple skin. Yet, more and more experts are recommending that even … Read More >

November-10-2016 by Kelly

To Clarify or Not to Clarify

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It’s hard to make generalizations when it comes to developing a skin care regimen. After all, different people will have different skin types, different skin conditions, etc. That is why the age-old question of whether or not skin clarifying toners are necessary is a little complicated. The first thing to understanding the question – and therefore arriving at an answer … Read More >

October-14-2016 by Kelly

Peptides and the Battle against Aging Skin

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From Cleopatra’s use of sour milk baths to exfoliate her skin to the use of sheep placenta by the Ancient Chinese as an old age treatment, mankind has long waged a war against the ravages of time on the human body. But while these ancient societies and icons had an abundance of creative ways to maintain a youthful appearance, they … Read More >

September-27-2016 by Kelly

Six Things that Cause Dry Skin

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Your skin is your body’s largest organ.  It encases you and alerts the world around you to your overall physical health.  Because this largest of the body’s organs sits outside of all of us protecting all of our other organs it is susceptible to constant assaults by man-made chemicals and the environment.  The results of these assaults can often be … Read More >

August-25-2016 by Kelly