3 Super Easy Steps to Glowing Holiday Skin

Let’s be honest: while the holiday season comes with a lot of joy and excitement, we all secretly dread its approach. Many of us are heading back to our hometowns to visit with loved ones, and that also comes with seeing many people we haven’t seen for a long time, and, of course, you want to look your best. Luckily, we’ve got your back (and your face, and your legs…), and we’ve discovered the exact skin care recipe to get your skin ready – no matter the occasion.  Step 1: Exfoliation! The harsh conditions that winter brings can be huge stressors to your skin. It’ll be more prone to drying out and chapping, which is why you should start out with a bit of exfoliation with Skin Authority Bamboo Ginseng Scrub. This exfoliating scrub gently washes away rough, dry skin, while simultaneously hydrating your skin and soothing your senses with … Continue reading

Your Guide to Healthy Winter Skin

Fall snuck up on us in a blink of an eye. And guess what? Winter is just around the corner! As the seasons change, it’s time to make sure your skincare routine changes, too. The fall is a wonderful time to transition your skincare routine by focusing on moisturizing and hydrating your skin to maintain your radiant glow year-round.  Cold air holds less moisture than warm summer breeze, which means that winter months create harsh conditions for our skin! Your skin will need more moisture and time to prepare. Stay clear of dull, dry, and irritated skin with the proper skincare regimen! We’ve compiled some of our favorite products that we recommend for the seasons ahead.  Switch to a Moisturizing Cleanser During the dry season, it is very important to make sure that your cleanser is working with you – not against you! Some cleansers dehydrate skin by stripping away … Continue reading

SkinSuit : #SkinSuited

Sunscreen. You apply it daily (or at least you know you should be!). But do you really understand the protection that the largest organ of your body needs? Not all sunscreens are created equal and have the ability to protect you from the broad spectrum of hazardous elements of the modern world. In fact, some sunscreens are doing more harm than good. If you want to protect yourself and prevent premature aging, spots, fine lines, and wrinkles, you should be aware of what you need to be protecting your body from and what you are actually putting on yourself. The good news is you’re not alone and we’re here to inform you of a solution to keep you and your loved ones safe! Read on to understand exactly what you need to add to not just your beauty arsenal, ASAP! What are Environmental Aggressors? Indoor and outdoor environmental aggressors include … Continue reading

Red, White & BeYOUty!

Skin Authority user @jessicataylorstevenson  What exactly IS a sunburn? Is it really possible to make the pain, redness and embarrassment go away? Yes, it most certainly is… It’s all fun in the sun until someone gets burnt- sun-burnt that is. With summer solstice in full swing, we’re all heading to the beach to soak up the rays and the long summer days. But there’s no enjoyment when you forget to reapply and you’re paying the price of hot, irritated, painfully red skin. And hopefully, the discomfort you’re dealing with will serve as a nice reminder for next time to never forget your Daily Defense Moisturizer.  But, in the meantime, there’s no reason to drive yourself crazy waiting for the sting to subside and your skin to inevitably start peeling. Read on for our tips to keep redness at bay! What is a sunburn anyway? Simply put, it’s the skin’s response … Continue reading

Wake Up Your Skin!

Some days your skin just feels tired. Really tired. You might have gotten a decent night’s rest but, for some reason, your skin is not as awake and vibrant as it normally is. Where’s the caffeine for your complexion? Consider this instantly-reviving routine — designed to energize, stimulate, and deeply cleanse — the jolt you need to wake up your face. In addition to boosting your circulation and delivering oxygen to where it needs to go, this morning regimen has mental benefits, helping to turn on a sleepy mind, too. Here’s how to bring life to all of you, every am: Start by perking up your skin. A quick exfoliation can rid dead cells that make your skin look dull and uneven. And the physical act of manual exfoliation activates your senses, too. The Skin Authority Exfoliating Cleanser  is a stimulating cleansing solution that tackles dulling dirt and debris fast! … Continue reading

Spring Refresh: Moisturizing Lift Cream and 5 Day Dramatic Eye Lift

As the warmer months approach, skin-care should be effortless. Read on for our easy guide for face and body (and for always) care. It’s time to undo the blah effects of winter. With warmer days on the horizon, it’s time to give your skin care routine a lift. Cue:  Moisturizing Lift Cream and the 5- Day Dramatic Eye Lift by Skin Authority. This power duo is your go-to guide to fresh, radiant skin. Read on to revamp your routine! The Moisturizing Lift Cream infuses skin with serum-strength sculpting power. Working in synergy with your skin’s natural renewal process, this lavish treatment will firm your face, neck, and décolletage helping to create a refined appearance. The Moisturizing Lift Cream has been clinically proven to plump wrinkles, tighten sagging areas, and helps restore skin for flawless tone and texture. You’ll be swapping out those turtlenecks in favor of tank tops in no time! … Continue reading

Your Best Guide to Treating Brown Spots at Home

Let’s get right down to business: age spots! It seems like one day, we wake up, look in the mirror, and suddenly, they’re there. Age spots come in all shapes and sizes, and they seemingly appear overnight! Not wearing sunblock and sunscreen leaves our skin susceptible to harmful radiation and UV rays over the years. The damage finally catches up to us causing dryer and less hydrated skin. But it’s not too late! There are ways to nourish your skin and fight against unwanted imperfections. Follow our top tips so you can treat age spots from the comfort of your home. 1. Topical Vitamin C.  Sun protection continues to be critical to maintaining hydrated, plump skin. Creams with hyaluronic acid and antioxidant serums with vitamin C are essential to reducing the appearance of any blemishes.  Our Super- C Serum contains L-Ascorbic Acid, the body’s natural source of C, which studies tout … Continue reading

Get Your Glow On!

Get Your Perfect Faux Tan for Spring! Since we’re all well aware of the dangers of tanning beds, (and even a little too much time in daily natural light sans SPF!) self tanners have become the perfect solution for easing out of winter and stepping into the freshness of spring. You don’t have to sacrifice your health or your skin to get the benefits of tanning. Use our all-natural tips to impart beachy results while also protecting your body’s largest organ. Exfoliate: To prevent your tan from looking uneven or splotchy, it’s best to exfoliate before getting started. Our Exfoliating Cleanser is comprised of  micro-pumice and natural botanicals to gently exfoliate and polish skin. Exfoliate the skin and shave with a new razor the day before or the day of tanning in order to remove any dead skin cells to prevent unwanted unevenness. Exfoliating Cleanser balances skin’s pH levels with a … Continue reading

Perfect Your Pout in Time for Valentine’s Day!

As winter is in full swing, many of us are already noticing the weather wreaking havoc on our skin and hair. And while moisture-boosting serums, gentle cleansers, and  superfood infused oils are all important additions to your beauty arsenal, don’t forget to round out your top beauty essentials with a lip scrub. After all, a smooth, kissable mouth is all the more important during the season of romance. This month, we’re dishing out on how to make a lip scrub in time for the month of love! The divine combination of brown sugar and coconut oil take center stage here, making this lip scrub a decadent treat for the senses. Scrub your lips to smooth perfection with brown sugar, as our Beauty Infusion™ for Anti-Aging preps your pout for the softest of smooches. Reapply Beauty Infusion™ for Anti-Aging on and around the lips daily to keep lips plump and hydrated.   If … Continue reading

New Year, Even Better You!

The holidays are over and while the temperatures continue to drop, ‘tis the season for altering your skin care routine! This year, we’re practicing #selfcare by giving your skin a BeautyWorkout™. While we can’t necessarily stop fine lines and wrinkles altogether, we can definitely slow down the process of aging. One of the best ways to pack a big punch in a small bottle is by using a serum. Our Wrinkle Reversing Serum skincare has been proven to combat the aging process so you can take center stage this year! Why Use A Serum? As we age, skin tends to get thinner, drier, and loses elasticity, making crow’s feet, fine lines and wrinkles more prominent. External factors such as daily UV rays, pollution, and certain lifestyle habits like smoking, also contribute to the health of the skin’s healthy cells and connective tissues. Unlike creams and lotions, serums are able to penetrate … Continue reading