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...

Winter Weary Skin?

Winter Weary Skin?
If you live somewhere where Winter is not a big deal, then you have the last laugh. If you are like the rest of us, you are already in the throes of Winter weary skin. Don't despair! With a few changes to your products and routine, you can get through Winter with great skin. Here's a few winter "shoulds" to consider: Change your moisturizer to a cream formula, or add a drop or two of a facial oi...

Fragrance. The big skin disruptor.

Ingredient Insight: Synthetic Fragrance, Essential oils, Nature identical oils, Aroma blends Fragrance has been proven to be a sensitizing ingredient. Yet, we have difficulty accepting Fragrance's role in chronic skin issues. Let's face it, who doesn't love something that smells nice? Fragrance sensitivity is not just for those with sensitive or rosacea prone skin, but for all skin. If...