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Don’t Forget To Treat The Dark Spots On Your Hands.

Dark Spot Corrector Hands

Don’t Forget To Treat The Dark Spots On Your Hands.

In the words of Lady Macbeth, “Out, damned spot!” As we age, many of us start to notice small brownish spots appearing on our face and hands. Contrary to common belief, age spots aren’t caused by age at all; they are primarily caused by sun damage. That’s why you aren’t noticing these spots on the parts of your body that are rarely exposed to sunlight.

Here are some recommendations to reduce and prevent these dark spots. Read More >>

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Sugar is Sweet but Not for your Skin

sugar cookies not great for skin

Sugar is Sweet but Not for your Skin

by Heather Burchfield

Sugar is 2016’s villain and fat is getting some much needed vindication. We’ve known for a while that issues with managing blood sugar can lead to diabetes (which is of epidemic proportions in the U.S.), but sugar is now being associated with cancer, heart disease, and other chronic illnesses. When we think of sugar, we can’t limit our thinking to the usual suspects–donuts, ice cream, cookies and cake. Be sure to include juices, dairy, breads, crackers, pasta, cereal, beans, and if you become a label reader, you will see sneaky corn syrup added to all sorts of condiments and other processed foods that you wouldn’t even consider–like in beef jerky? Basically, the modern American diet is chalked full of sugar! Read More >>

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The Truth About Chemical Peels

The Truth About Chemical Peels

Most people seem to have the misconception that chemical peels will leave their skin raw, tender and irritated.  Why would you want to rush into the aesthetician and request something like that?  The truth is that a good peel should leave your skin radiant and healthy looking.  Chemical peels can tackle issues with skin tone, texture, fine lines, wrinkles and discoloration.  With all the confusion about peels, it would have been better if the skin care industry had used the term “treatment” instead of “peel.” Read More >>