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

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

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

Detox Your Mind this Holiday Season!

During this most wonderful time of the year, it’s easy to forget about how important our own self-care should be. Sometimes the beauty of giving to others is overshadowed by the stress of crazy highway traffic, mall shopping, and finding the perfect gift for that one special person. But practicing self-care doesn’t have to be an expensive massage at a five-star hotel. Rather, a spa-like retreat is the most attainable luxury this holiday season with our Well-Being Bath & Shower Retreat.  Cleanse No daily ritual is more important than a warm bath or invigorating shower experience. This cleansing routine is key to keeping your skin bright, healthy, and free of pore-clogging enemies. It’s essential to wash with a cleanser that won’t strip skin of moisture and much needed vitamins in the winter. Our Well-Being Bath & Shower Retreat provides non-irritating cleansing action that not only hydrates skin all-over, but will … Continue reading

Treat Yourself to a Body Polish Delight!

As we prep for the madness of holiday season, self-care has never been more important. In between shopping for gifts, decorating and party planning, it’s easy to forget about our own needs. There’s no better way to practice self-care than having a spa-like experience right in the comfort of your own home! Our Olive, Fig, and Shea Butter Body Cream has natural ingredients that will soothe, polish and keep skin nourished in one self-care swoop.   Shea Butter for Winter Skin: Shea Butter is a great source of vitamins A, E, and F. The natural ingredients in our rich Olive, Fig, and Shea Butter Body Cream keep skin pH-balanced without clogging pores. Jasmine, sage, and citrus essences combine for an earthy infusion that will treat your senses to the utmost aromatherapy without added fragrances or dyes. The natural aroma of the Shea butter coupled with olive oil and fig extracts … Continue reading

Fall for a Body Facial!

Fall is officially here – say goodbye to iced fruity teas and hello to warm, pumpkin spice lattes! Along with these autumnal treats and sweater weather, unfortunately, comes dry, flaky skin that would make even an apple crumble jealous. Combine this climate with arid office heaters on full blast and you’ve got the formula for irritated skin. To tackle the change of the season, gift your body with the same steps to make your face glow. This month, we show you how our Hand, Foot, Body Restoration provides a 3-in-1 solution to take you through the season! STEP 1: Shed that Dry Skin Exfoliation is a critical step to increasing hydration. Because dryer air makes skin a little more sensitive and fragile, forget scrubbing – which can damage or discolor skin.  Use sugar cane glycolic to dissolve that dull skin and reveal fresh moist skin beneath! Hand, Foot, Body Restoration contains 20% glycolic and … Continue reading

Don’t Forget These Travel Essentials!

Newsflash: Summer’s not over yet! You still have plenty of time to book that trip you’ve been planning on getting to all year. And once you do, you’ll need to have some particular travel essentials tucked away in your luggage. Sure, there are the basic needs like a toothbrush, shampoo, and some good deodorant. But the following products should get you to where you’re going feeling refreshed and ready for fun in the sun!   SUNSCREEN This is a must-have in your bag even if you’re not going to a place where the sun is blaring. You’d be surprised where UV rays can pop up, so it’s always important to protect your skin against them. We suggest having our Age-Defying Moisturizer (coupled with our Super C Serum) in your arsenal for maximum protection. Our Age-Defying Moisturizer is a lightweight sunscreen to guard you against the sun while the Super C … Continue reading

Steps For Redness Relief

When the weather turns warm, everyone heads outdoors to catch some rays. With less clothing, and skin-baring bathing suits, flaky, dry skin can be hard to hide. Even though summer has more humidity in the air than the dry winds of winter, redness and inflammation can still be a common concern. Read on for the latest tips to stay moisturized and keep you glowing all summer long 1. Get Rid of The Red Looking for ways to tone down that unwanted red skin? There are plenty of remedies that you can do at home to rid yourself of the redness! For one, cucumbers are known to cool and soothe the skin. You can grab one from your fridge, cut one into slices and place them on any red spots for relief. You’ll be cool as a cucumber in no time. 2. Reducing Inflammation : Redness Relief When skin is too … Continue reading

Hydrated Skin is In

Summer time means more time spent in the sun and chlorinated pools, which can dehydrate your skin. Staying hydrated will give you that dewy glow, even out your skin tone, and prevent wrinkles from forming. Don’t let the summer get to your skin! Read these 5 tips on how to keep your skin quenched during these hot summer months.     #1: Use a sunscreen that also hydrates. Sunscreen is obviously important to protect yourself from the harmful effects of the sun. Most sunscreens are dehydrating, however, drying your skin out. To avoid this, use a sunscreen that hydrates your skin while protecting from UV rays. Our SPF 30 Broad Spectrum Daily Defense Moisturizer is water resistant and a moisturizer all in one. This way your skin can be quenched of its thirst and protected while you float and sip on that piña colada!   #2: Drink a ton of water. Drinking … Continue reading