A-listers like Kate Winslet, Diane Von Furstenburg and Sofia Vergara, all have one thing in common: absolutely glowing, flawless skin. What’s their secret? New York-based celebrity facialist, aesthetician and former fashion make-up artist Tracie Martyn. In her ethereal Fifth Avenue salon in the Flatiron district, Martyn offers up her signature, trademarked Red Carpet Facial. Her high-performance, anti-aging skin care products blend organic ingredients and natural cosmeceuticals for fast results without any petrochemicals, parabens, glycols and preservatives, which is her mantra.
1. What has inspired your signature facial treatments?
Years ago I was a makeup artis
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Tata Harper Skincare was founded by Tata Harper on the essential idea that women no longer have to sacrifice their health to look and feel beautiful. On her 1,200 acre farm in Vermont, she manufactures 100% natural and non-toxic, premium skincare products made from the world’s most sought after ingredients, including potent essential oils. All R&D, formulations, packaging, marketing and distribution are done in-house, allowing Tata to control every step of the process, from formulation to shipping her signature products to loyal customers. For Tata, it’s very personal, which is one of the secrets to her global success. Her products have grown to be a perennial favorite among celebs and
Ask Daniel Clary, Director of Education at MYBODY Advanced Probiotic Skincare, which product he loves most and he almost can’t decide. He is that enamored with the MYBODY line and philosophy on skin health.
An aesthetician, Clary has worked at some of the country’s top spas, skin care companies, labs and medical facilities, where he helped to develop products, design protocols, and train others. All of this experience came together when he began working at MYBODY in Phoenix, AZ, several years ago.
Clary chatted with Beauty in the Bag about MYBODY, their philosophy on healthy skin and also shared some of his own beauty secrets. His enthusiasm is infectious.
Here’s what he
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Going sans makeup isn’t really my thing so when I was asked if I’d like to participate in the no-makeup selfie challenge, I thought Hell No!!!
But, then I was told I’d first experience a series of HydraFacial MD® treatments to whip my skin into shape and I was glad I held my tongue and said Yes instead. I thought the worst that could happen is my skin wouldn’t be helped and I’d have to show the world a very unflattering photo of me…I could live with that. Lucky for me, I didn’t have to!
I’d heard about the HydraFacialMD and needed to see if it would work miracles on my complexion the way I’d heard it could. My skin had been more reactive lat