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What Is A Tuning Fork Facial?

Many people associate tuning forks with piano tuning, but have you heard of using tuning forks for facials? I bet you haven’t? Although, sound therapy isn’t new and has been on the scene for quite some time, using tuning forks cosmetically is just now gaining ground. What is a tuning fork facial? What Is A … Read more

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How Often Should You Exfoliate?

Are you a scrubber. Huh? I am and I’ll tell you why. Let me begin by saying that “scrubbing” is a lot funner to say than “exfoliation.” Exfoliation is using an abrasive substance to remove dead skin cells. That’s it. There’s no more to it than that. This simple skincare technique packs a big punch … Read more

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Are Self Tanners Safe?

Summer’s just around the corner, and that means lazy days lounging by the pool, afternoons at the lake, and long walks on the beach. Are you dying to pull out your summer clothes but are self-conscious about your pasty skin that hasn’t seen the sun all winter? Fortunately, there’s a way to get a healthy … Read more

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Benefits Of Photobiomodulation Therapy

Photobiomodulation Therapy (PBMT), also known as Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) is a light therapy used to reduce inflammation, alleviate pain, and accelerate tissue repair. Did I mention, it stimulates collagen production in the skin, leading to fewer wrinkles and a younger-looking complexion? You can buy your own device and use it daily in the … Read more

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What Does A Chemical Peel Do?

Have you ever looked in the mirror and thought to yourself: “Something’s off, I look flat and tired ?!” If you answered “Yes,” it may be time for a chemical peel. The good news is, superficial and medium-strength peels can be done at home, they’re cost-effective, and you’ll notice considerable benefit. What does a chemical … Read more

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What Is Skin Icing?

What is Skin Icing? Sounds like frosting, right? Unfortunately, it’s not quite as delicious, but almost. Skin icing is becoming increasingly popular in skincare treatments, and is a favorite among Korean women. Also known as “cold therapy,” proponents of skin icing use it to reduce swelling, quell inflammation, and tighten pores. That being said, exactly … Read more

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Do Face Yoga Exercises Work?

Do Face Yoga Exercises Work? Do you exercise your face? I bet that idea has never crossed your mind. You know the importance of exercising your body so why not apply this same concept to your face? Novel idea, right? Today I want to discuss a facial technique called face yoga. Its proponents say it’s … Read more

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Gua Sha Facial Treatment – Does It Work?

Gua Sha Facial Treatment – Does It Work? Chances are you haven’t heard of Gua Sha. I hadn’t either until recently. Also, referred to as the “Eastern Face Lift,” Gua Sha is a Chinese medicine massage technique that purports to have many benefits. Some say it even rivals Botox. If you’d like to improve circulation, … Read more