Is St. Ives Getting “Scrubbed”?

St. Ives Apricot Scrub has been a popular exfoliator for as long as I can remember. The brownish paste with crushed walnut shells was perfect for brightening even the dullest […]

5 Things To Do For Your Skin Now

Happy Labor Day everyone! While this weekend means different things to each of us (officially it’s a holiday to honor the American labor movement), for most of us it’s our […]

4 Ways To Rid Yourself Of Milia

Milia – small white bumps on your skin. You pick and squeeze, but they refuse to budge. Here are 4 ways to get rid of those hard cysts for good! […]

Look younger with a vacuum cleaner??

I pride myself on being up on the latest gadgets, especially those who get rave reviews. Somehow, this little gem slipped right past me! Apparently, the SkinVacMD is a device […]

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My latest addiction….poop!

If you visit here often enough, you know I’m a practical girl. While I subscribe to Violet Grey – I’m just not interested in paying over $100 for a face […]

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Five ways to fight off a face lift….

Here are 5 easy ways to fight the aging process without having a face lift. Remember, nothing turns back the clock overnight – drug store products, at-home devices and ‘Instantly […]

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Your skin care routine for 2015….

Normally, this time of year everyone starts to focus on their health – joining gyms, eating right, losing a few pounds. It’s also the perfect time of year to re-evaluate […]

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Don’t let your hands show your age….

You take care of the skin on your face, why not your hands? They are the first part of the body to show signs of aging and once they do, […]

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Making sense of BB, CC, DD and EE creams….

We’ve seen the advertisements, we have friends that swear by them, but what are these creams that promise to do everything and reverse the aging process? Let’s start at the beginning […]

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I have to wait how long???

Let’s be honest, we really don’t want to wait – for anything. We want to walk right up, through, or into whatever it is that we are doing, wanting, having […]