Exfoliation:  How Often and What to Use

December 12, 2023

A daily gentle cleanser exfoliant that leaves your face hydrated is usually just the ticket to enjoy softer, clearer looking skin for everyday results but when a deeper effect is required, what at-home products will work for you? There are many choices of natural, physical, and chemical exfoliation products for at-home use and many price…

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Time and Repetition

December 1, 2023

You want to wear a younger looking face. You’d rather not succumb to the rigors of injections and surgery but yet, these avenues of facial intervention are so enticing!  It’s only money, right? Splurging on a facial procedure, throwing down your credit card and hoping nothing goes wrong as you rack up exorbitant balances in…

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FLASH, GLAMOUR, SWAY – Nail Trends for Holiday Season 2023

December 1, 2023

Bold describes nails and nail color for the holiday season. Just a few months ago we were seeing “rich girl nails”. You know the long, tapered nails that are strikingly Hollywood glam!?! For the holiday season, that nail trend has taken a big leap forward with deep, dark chrome hues that rival a shiny new…

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Facial Hair? Get Rid of It!

December 1, 2023

A super smooth complexion…that’s only what you see when you look through the latest fashion news dotted with celebrities and stars who are thrilled when their faces grace those pages. Everything is smooth. Cheeks. Lower mouth, upper eyes, and forehead. There isn’t a speck of hair anywhere unintended. In years past, if there was an…

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Holiday Cooking   

November 15, 2023

Hosting a holiday dinner is work. No matter if you’re cooking and preparing for ten or thirty, the work is the same. Oh sure, there might be more potatoes to peel or places to set at the table, but in general, preparing a holiday sit down dinner is at least three days of full-time work…

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Don’t Forget to Dermaroll Your Face!

November 15, 2023

I confess! My SkinRehab Dermaroller has sat without any action for at least three months.  Little did I realize that neglecting the use of this little handheld needling device, my face, especially the very thin lower mouth area, would immediately respond as I began the Dermaroller routine.  Seriously, in less than two minutes, my facial…

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Those Not So Fine Lines Called Crow’s Feet

November 15, 2023

Aren’t they alarming and disgusting? Here you have pampered your face with only the finest skincare. You’ve lovingly washed your face nightly, never going to bed without tending to your face, making certain every speck of makeup and every trace of debris is gone before slathering nighttime anti-aging preparations. Waking up the next morning hoping…

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Protecting and Winterizing Your Body

October 31, 2023

Ready or not, here comes Old Man Winter with his frosty temperatures and cold, cold gusts of blustery air.  Mufflers and scarves can snuggle our faces but the real assault from cold, dry temperatures comes when we realize our protective moisturizers aren’t quite doing the trick of keeping our faces hydrated. Moisture-sapping days drag on…

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This Vitamin C Serum is All Powerful

October 31, 2023

Once in a while a truly terrific skincare product comes to the market that really makes a difference in how your facial skin behaves. Disguising age spots, a most irritating challenge, are those pesky patches of pigmentation that cause you angst, and treating them is not always successful. Even though you might use the best…

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Holiday Evening Wear 

October 31, 2023

Black velvet holiday evening wear is so alluring. It just seems so right for the end of the year holidays.  There are many dress styles from which to choose and no matter your body type, finding the perfect affordable black velvet dress is as easy as visiting www.ebay.com.  Search for black floor length formal dresses…

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Budget-Conscious Beauty

October 14, 2023

Grappling with rising costs everywhere can really put a dent in your purchasing power, especially when it comes to certain cosmetic items. It doesn’t have to be that way. Giving up quality is not always the best choice when it comes to skincare. Buying certain low-cost items may seem attractive but when you consider where…

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Awake During the Night?

October 14, 2023

Are you one of those who wake at 3:00 a.m. stay up for an hour or so then resume your nightly sleep? If so, you’re likely counted in the 70 million Americans who suffer from insomnia. Even though you might use sleep aids like melatonin, warm milk, shots of whiskey or other widely known methods…

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Our First Selfie Class was a Huge Success

October 14, 2023

Conquering the elusive selfie just might be possible now that Monica Jayne has mastered the art of the selfie by teaching us a few of her tricks and tips in small bites. Watch how she blends, blends, blends! Soon the next segment will follow and until it does, we must practice what we’ve learned. In…

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What Lip Shades Should You Avoid?

October 1, 2023

Lipstick is designed to brighten your face, enhance your beautiful lips and to help you feel confidently satisfied that you look wonderfully put together. Do you choose a shade that compliments your hair color, complexion, and wardrobe? Of course! According to Jill Kirsch, everything you wear begins with the color of your hair. This lauded…

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Versatile, Reliable, Sensational Castor Oil

October 1, 2023

Is Castor Oil the “perfect” oil? Growing up, we probably remember the horror stories of taking a tablespoon of castor oil to ward off whatever ailed us. But, what if you don’t have to ingest it to receive the many health benefits it offers! There are a multitude of uses for castor oil and it…

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Sagging Jowls and Aging Skin

October 1, 2023

Sagging jowls and aging skin seem to go together. Once your upper cheeks begin to lose their strength and vitality, you see the results in the loss of volume in your face, especially your lower face as loose skin begins to develop. Your once firm face is under attack due to loss of muscle tone.…

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