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At a recent RoC Skincare event a question was posed to the editors, bloggers and other attendees: Do you look great or do you look great for your age?
According to a nationwide survey, in the last year, 82% of women have been told they look great for their age. How would you answer? Sadly, many of us in attendance answered that we look great for our age. Society had turned us into ageists. When you think about it for a moment you might come to the same conclusion that I eventually did…I just want to look great, not great for my age. Studies have shown that backhanded compliments like this negatively affect women in their levels of self-confidence, and impact how they act, feel, and pres
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Stephanie Belleci is an advocate for all women so meeting the needs of women of all ethnicities is important to her. With the four Universal Foundation colors in the Belleci System, you get the perfect undertone that can be adjusted with the changes in your skin color and texture and includes skin care ingredients for anti-aging – this is multitasking at it’s best! She has over 28 years of experience in the beauty business that includes working with many cosmetic companies, plastic surgeons, dermatologists and creating custom blended foundations for thousands of individual women.
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When it comes to gift giving I’m a big believer in giving things that I would love to receive myself, and as a beauty writer, it’s no surprise that I have an affinity for beauty products, particularly those that deliver on their promise. Some very lucky recipients are going to receive the most wonderful, luxe, decadent creams out there. After all, soft and supple, healthy, glowing, younger-looking skin is something that’s on everyone’s list.
La Mer Creme de la Mer ($170 for 1oz) has a cult-like following for a reason; it’s that good! It will soften, soothe and reverse dull, unevenly textured skin and is ideal for all skin types. La Mer’s Miracle Broth is formulated with hand-harvested sea
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What did we do before vitamin C? For starters, we got scurvy (but that was a long time ago). As far as our skin is concerned, research began to shed light on the beneficial effects of this antioxidant back in the late 90s, and advances in technology have helped optimize potency, absorption and its visible anti-aging effects. Known to stimulate collagen production and brighten the complexion, liquid-based serums were the only way to give your skin its daily dose before SkinCeuticals introduced their groundbreaking Phloretin CF Gel in 2011. But today, these alternative vitamin C formulations are having their moment in the limelight.
Vitabrid C12 FACE Brightening Powder ($60)