If you think your broad spectrum, high SPF sun protection has got you covered for all possible sun related damage you might be surprised to learn that a new study by Yale University cancer researchers has revealed some compelling news. The cell-damaging effects of ultra-violet rays may continue for some time, even after you leave the sun. Surprised? The Wall Street Journal recently reported that “product formulators are now seeing after-sun care as another line of defense to stop cell mutations and photo aging in its tracks.”
We asked Dr. Audrey Kunin, board certified dermatologist and founder of DERMAdoctor Skincare for her take on this matter and what can be done to help prevent c
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Christina Stratton fell in love with the spa concept when she was touring the world with the pop group i5. During this time, she had the chance to visit some of the most beautiful and luxurious retreats in the world, and she also met some of the great aestheticians in her travels – one, in particular, who helped her finally achieve healthy glowing skin. She was hooked, and soon teamed up with Ilana Alberico, a spa industry vet, to create a spa consulting business called Innovative Spa Management and the all-natural Privai skincare line.
The rest, as they say, is history. Both women chatted with Beauty in The Bag about what they do, how they do it and why they love it. Here’s what
This Father’s Day, surprise the men in your life with beauty and grooming gifts that have been vetted by the experts in the field. CEW (Cosmetic Executive Women), a nonprofit professional organization with more than 8,000 executives in the beauty, cosmetics, fragrance and related industries, recently presented its annual Insiders’ Choice Beauty Awards, voted on by industry experts. The winner and runner-ups are sure to please your favorite dads!
THE WINNER IN THE MEN’S GROOMING CATEGORY:
Lab Series Skincare for Men Age Rescue+ Water-Charged Gel Cream plus Ginseng ($50), a super-hydrating anti-aging gel cream boosts firmness and collag
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If you’re addicted to caffeine, the team at Frank Body has a fresh new way to use the potent effects of coffee to smooth your skin. This edgy brand hails from Melbourne, Australia and captures the whimsical and unique style that whispers down under….
So far, Frank Body boasts a clever array of 4 yummy coffee based body scrubs – Original, Cacao Coffee, Peppermint Coffee, and Coconut Coffee – plus the all purpose Original Body Balm.
Their Coffee Scrubs target cellulite, stretch marks, eczema, acne and dry skin with roasted and ground robusta coffee beans. They help to smooth out your rough patches, lumps and bumps with brown sugar & sea salt. The end result is more hydrated, toned,
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