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It’s all about the SUNSCREEN!

Jaime Pereira

We all know sunscreen is important whether it's a sunny day or cloudy afternoon.  It’s crucial to protect the skin from harmful rays that cause skin cancer and premature skin aging. Which is why it’s necessary to add sunscreen into your daily skin care routine.  In case you have eliminated the use of sunscreen because in the past it's caused you skin problems like inflammation, irritation, or breakouts, it’s time to discard the ingredient that’s causing them and not skip on the whole product altogether.   What many of us don’t understand is that no matter how popular a certain...


Why you should switch to Natural Skincare!

Jaime Pereira

Why you should switch to Natural Skincare!

If chemicals and toxins are the bad guys, then why are we so complacent about putting them on our skin?  When applied to the skin they get absorbed directly into the body, so that means toxins end up in our system. Well, enough of the gory details. Here’s why I think you should switch to natural skincare routine. Natural Products Are Just As Effective Of all the misconceptions about natural skin care, "it simply does not work" is the greatest. Some believe that what makes a powerful and active product should include harsh chemicals when it's actually the milder natural...


Skincare Trend Alert!

Skincare Trend Alert!

We have all heard the benefits of Hyaluronic Acid (HA) as being one of the best skincare ingredients by dermatologists and beauty bloggers.  Humectant that draws more water to cells Reduce loss of moisture Holds up to 100x its weight in water Maximum hydration What’s new for 2019? Polyglutmatic Acid!!! This ingredient is said to leave the skin smooth, plump and radiant.  This is a peptide derived from fermented soybean mucilage and can diminish fine lines, boost elasticity and naturally hydrate the skin.   I’ll keep you posted on any product I try with this NEW ingredient, and as for Hyaluronic...


The dirty word no one wants to talk about…. BOTOX!!

The dirty word no one wants to talk about…. BOTOX!!

What is Botox: Botox, or botulinum toxin type A, paralyzes your skin temporally to leave your skin smooth and wrinkle free.  My goal in this post is to inform you of some of the potential risks of this neurotoxin that are actually outlined on the Botox website. Problems swallowing Problems speaking Blurred vision Drooping eyelids Facial numbness Aside from potential side effects and warnings, Botox has killed over 400,000 animals a year due to animal testing.  Animals are injected with the toxin leading them to suffocate to death due to muscle paralysis.  I have ZERO judgement to those who choose...


Top 5 Skin Supplements

Top 5 Skin Supplements

Are you wanting healthier skin? There are so many skincare choices that promise healthy and beautiful skin but you might want to look at some natural ideas before spending your hard-earned money. Nutrition starts from inward and obviously the better your diet is the better your skin will be because of it. And this is where supplements come in. Here are my Top 5 supplements beneficial for your skin. Turmeric Turmeric is related to ginger and has a lot of anti-inflammatory properties. It gets its health benefits from curcumin which not only combats inflammation but is a powerful antioxidant. Besides...

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