Log in   |  Join the community   
X

BEAUTY   |   AESTHETICS   |   WELLNESS

BACK-TO-SCHOOL SKINCARE TIPS—EVEN IF YOU’RE NOT A STUDENT

Photo Credit: canva.com

Posted by 08.15.19

Back-to-school is the perfect time to refresh and reset your skincare routine—but you don’t have to be in school or the parent of a student to take advantage of this new start. Regardless of age, the end of summer and the start of fall signals a transition, and our brains have been programmed to see this time of year as a new beginning. Think of this as an opportunity to step up your product game and get your skin on the right track for the months to come.

Commit to a new regimen
Stuck in a skincare rut? Not seeing the results you want? “It’s easy to settle into skincare habits, and sometimes it’s necessary to overhaul your entire routine. This is actually a lot easier than it

Read More


HOW TO APPLY SKINCARE LIKE A DERM

Posted by 08.05.19

Your medicine cabinet is likely filled to the brim with lotions and potions, but between serums, moisturizers, prescription-based treatments and various other products, you may be wondering what to apply first (and second, and third). How you layer your skincare can impact the effectiveness of active ingredients (and reduce potential side effects and reactions), which is why the order in which you apply them is so important.

What comes first?
According to Dermatologist Dr. Michael Kaminer of SkinCare Physicians in Boston, Massachusetts, “The general rule is lightest to thickest, so serums first followed by light lotions and creams.” But why? “It has to do with absorption, and light

Read More


THE SECRET TO SKIN REJUVENATION IS OUT

Posted by 07.31.19

Lasers and ultrasound-based skin rejuvenation devices are great and get the job done, but they come with a lot of downtime and some pain, says Marina I. Peredo, MD, a Manhattan-based dermatologist.  “They also do nothing for skin laxity,” she says.

That’s why Dr. Peredo is so excited about Cutera’s Secret RF, a microneedling device powered by radiofrequency energy. “It’s my new favorite toy.” Dr. Peredo made her comments at a media breakfast held at Skinfluence, her Park Avenue office.

Microneedling uses tiny needles to create tiny holes in skin, which stimulate your skin’s natural healing process i.e. the production of collagen, the main building block of healthy, yo

Read More


MEET JANA BLANKENSHIP – FOUNDER OF CAPTAIN BLANKENSHIP

Posted by 07.21.19

Jana Blankenship grew up spending every summer in the tiny coastal town of Sorrento, Maine, hiking lush forests, swimming in the salty ocean and exploring the nearby islands. Her love for nature and the smells of the seaweed, ocean pine and wild roses first inspired Jana to create natural perfumes and eventually skincare, body care and haircare products. When friends wanted to start selling her products at their store, she knew she needed to start a company, and Captain Blankenship set sail.

Captain Blankenship is a small, women-run company in the Hudson River Valley and grew upon Jana’s mission to create organic beauty products that form a direct link with nature. From toner and face

Read More


#Gorgeous
Giveaways

  • we are loving these plants for any room around the house and the big mirror with a wooden frame is beautiful! PC on Instagram: @celeste.escarcega
  • Think You're a Beauty Wiz? Discover 8 Surprising Facts Behind Elizabeth Arden’s Iconic Eight Hour Cream
  • Elizabeth Arden Retinol capsules
  • Zoe Kravitz photographed by Anthony Maule for InStyle US May 2018 Stylist: Andrew Mukamal Hair: Nikki Nelms Makeup: Nina Park
  • Say buh-bye to the iconic Red Door and welcome the new Mynd Spa & Salon, a place to unwind, get a new do, and massage your stress away...


We use cookies to offer a better user experience and to analyze site traffic. To comply with the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we are implementing a cookie consent manager to provide residents of the EU/EEA with the ability to customize their cookies. Until this is available, your continued use of this site will be deemed as consent to use of cookies.