Spots, Blotches, Uneven Pigmentation – Part One

WHAT IS HYPERPIGMENTATION? Hyperpigmentation is a condition where patches form on the skin that are darker in color than the normal surrounding area. This darkening occurs when an excess of melanin (brown pigment) deposits itself in and around skin cells to protect your skin from damage (usually from the sun).  Normally melanin production results in […]

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Happy Winter

And so this is winter…  It officially started on December 21st.  For me winter means the onset of an annoyingly itchy back followed by flaky skin on my legs (which hints at the necessity to wear stockings). This is just the beginning of winter weather complexion issues.  Tight, dry, flaky facial skin that increases the propensity for lines; a […]

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Toner Tips

“Why Should I Use A Toner?”10 compelling reasons to add atoner to your cleansing regime. With today’s skincare regimes getting more complicated you may be looking for ways to consolidate your homecare ritual. It’s no surprise that you find yourself questioning whether or not using a toner is still a necessary step. “After all, it […]

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Start Your Anti-Aging Skin Care Strategy

  Have you developed an anti-aging skin care strategy yet?  It’s never too early or too late to adopt a regime to  keep skin fit and younger looking.  While diet and lifestyle choices plus regular facial treatments should be a part of your overall plan, a good place to get the ball rolling is by […]

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Holiday Stressed Skin

Holidays can be fun but let’s face it, for a lot of us it can be a very stressful time and the result of this is often reflected in our skin. If you find yourself running around trying to get ready for holiday parties, stressed out about finding that perfect gift, dealing with sometimes difficult […]

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Benefits of Using a Facial Oil

My own Fiji girl, Cassie Kosky, spent her junior semester abroad at the University of the South Pacific in the Fiji Islands.  There she admired a simpler lifestyle and the happy culture of native Fijians. She also noticed they had clear, glowing and beautifully hydrated complexions.  While there she discovered a secret, “Using a facial […]

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Time Tested Anti-Aging Ingredients

“Is it possible to improve my skin as I get older?” Absolutely!  With the right skin care regime, a proper diet, a few lifestyle changes, regular facials and learning to minimize stress (or at least your reaction to it) you can make wonderful improvements to your skin and start looking younger almost immediately.   “This […]

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