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Binky Felstead on how to revamp your evening look

Published on May 28, 2014 by

Make-up bag reboot: Binky Felstead on how to revamp your evening look (without going totally OTT)… See original article: Binky Felstead on how to revamp your evening look

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Sarah Vine Beauty Sleuth: How to get rid of those pesky little thread veins

Published on May 28, 2014 by

Sarah Vine Beauty Sleuth: How to get rid of those pesky little thread veins. Read this article: Sarah Vine Beauty Sleuth: How to get rid of those pesky little thread veins

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A Hollywood Dermatologist Shares Her Anti-Aging Advice

Published on May 18, 2014 by

Dermatologist Jessica Wu answers your top beauty questions on minimizing the effects of aging so you can achieve a smoother, more youthful complexion. http://www.everydayhealth.com/news/a-hollywood-dermatologist-shares-her-anti-aging-advice/

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Let the Bridal Beauty Bootcamp Begin!

Published on May 19, 2012 by

Get an inside look at our Bridal Beauty Bootcamp winner, Linda Packard’s, YOLO experience! Read on to learn more about what services she is selecting… The plans are set…Nikki got back to me with the details of what she has planned for my beauty boot camp. Based on the results of my facial assessment (see scary pictures of my skin!) she plans to start with a Botox treatment to address the wrinkles on my forehead. I must admit I was a bit skeptical about Botox (all the horror stories we hear/see), but Nikki assured me I won’t be one of them. She wants to smooth out the skin before the […]

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Cheeks too rosy? Rosacea have you hiding?

Published on November 22, 2010 by

We all have heard that rosy cheeks are great. What if they are a little too red, and beyond rosy? Unless we’re working up a sweat, you probably prefer to keep the redness on our face to little more than a healthy, rosy glow. However, Mother Nature and our skin chemistry don’t always share our vision. Your skin can appear red for many reasons, whether it be due to an allergic reaction, stress, Rosacea or another culprit, it is a nuisance. Rather then attempt to cover it up check out these easy solutions to kick that redness to the curb once and for all. The first way to treat is […]

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Go with your Own Glow

Published on November 1, 2010 by

Get your own Glow on Remember growing up, that picture of the girl in the Coppertone ad, the one with the tan-line showing as the dog pulled on her bathing suit? Boy things have changed, if you see a kid with a tan or without sunscreen you will have 10 Mom’s coming up to you waving sunscreen yelling child abuse! It seems as though we are more educated about protecting our children, however not so great about protecting ourselves. Recently while researching self tanners I came across a campaign called, “Go with your own Glow”. It is the campaign for the Skin Cancer foundation. In my line of work, I […]

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The Secret to Youth…Collagen

Published on October 27, 2010 by

As we age, our faces lose collagen which causes lines and wrinkles, our bodies also produce a chemical that actually breaks down collagen as well. Collagen is the key to healthy skin that tends to age well. “Collagen is the skin’s structural fiber,” dermatologist Dennis Gross said in the October 2005 issue of O Magazine. “As we get older, it breaks down, creating lines and large pores.” However, using products that contain collagen won’t change a thing, as collagen CAN NOT be absorbed by the skin to replace lost collagen. So what are we supposed to do? There are a million choices in skincare, how does the average person decide […]

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Super Spring & Summer Skin Tips

Published on April 11, 2010 by

Foundation Is Out, Tinted Moisturizer Is InIf you are like me and refuse to go bare faced ever even in summer and can’t imagine life without your foundation, consider putting away your foundation for the season and trying a tinted moisturizer. You may never go back to your old foundation. Lighter than foundation, tinted moisturizers still cover flaws but feel less “cakey.” While foundations can feel as if they’re melting off your face, tinted moisturizers won’t, most also contain an SPF. I scream you scream, we all scream for SunscreenWhile most women know to put sunscreen on their faces, they skip their chests, hands and necks. Who wants to have […]

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