Caring for the Skin= 101. DUMP THE JUNK.

Caring for the Skin= 101. DUMP THE JUNK.
If your head is spinning with information on how to care for your skin, you're not alone. Let's be real. Wading through Skincare marketing is not for the faint of heart. My head spins with information and I have a dog in the race (albeit a lovely one, called Wisp. I sympathize with those who do not live and breathe a good ingredient list). So, Who and What to believe? Research any ingr...

Are you still using a lotion on your face in Winter? If so, it's time to change your skincare....

Are you still using a lotion on your face in Winter? If so, it's time to change your skincare....
Winter is time to pamper your skin and yes, change your skin care products...*Consider a milk or cream cleanser to cleanse the face. Only Lukewarm water to rinse and don't over cleanse!*Use a toner that is especially formulated for "Sensitive" skin. All skin can benefit from a "Sensitive skin" product. Add a serum after a toner.*Moisturize, Moisturize, Moisture! Lock in Moisture with a cream...

Exfoliants..good or not so good?

Exfoliants..good or not so good?
Our body is a wonder at turning over tired, dead skin cells. Until...chronic skin issues, sun damage or aging inevitably slows down the process, leaving behind dull, older looking skin. We cringe when we hear the word "scrub", because most body scrubs are too harsh and can do more harm than good. Exfoliating too often, Fragrance, shells, pumice, salt, sugar....eek! Your poor skin. If you...