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INGROWN HAIR INTERVENTION

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Posted by 08.23.17

Just about everyone strives for smooth, fuzz-free skin from the waist down (especially come summer) but shaving, waxing and other depilation methods often come at a price: Ingrown hairs. According to Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey board-certified dermatologist Naana Boakye, M.D., the root cause (no pun intended) of this common problem is the body’s natural reaction to a foreign object. “When shaving, hair is cut on an angle, which creates a sharp tip that often penetrates into the dermis and causes inflammation.” To this end, Dr. Boakye’s top hair-removal recommendations are lasers and threading (she’s not a fan of waxing due to the risk of heat-induced discoloration), but if you jus

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YOUR SKIN BARRIER REVEALED

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Posted by 06.28.17

The skin is more than our body’s largest organ. “It also plays an important role as a barrier to UV exposure, physical trauma, and infection, and it also regulates temperature and water loss,” explains Miami dermatologist Christopher O’Connell, MD. Symptoms of a compromised skin barrier include stinging, burning, redness, peeling and inflammation, and if left untreated, can progress to fissures, cracks and worse yet, bleeding and infection.

According to Dr. O’Connell, gentle skincare including a mild cream cleanser and moisturizer, as well as avoiding prolonged water exposure and extreme heat or cold are the best ways to soothe sensitivity associated with a weakened skin barrier

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SPONSORED GORGEOUS GIVEAWAY: ZO SKIN HEALTH’S OCLIPSE DAILY SHEER SPF 50

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Posted by 06.05.17

ABOUT THE BRAND
Developed by Dr. Obagi, Zo® Skin Health Products are formulated to deliver results and provide an effective non-medical daily skincare program to help with premature aging, skin damage, and to maintain healthy skin.

Visit zoskinhealth.com for more info.

THE GORGEOUS GIVEAWAY

WIN 5 Oclipse® Daily Sheer SPF 50

ZO® SKIN HEALTH Oclipse® Daily Sheer SPF 50
Non-greasy, quick drying sunscreen with a sheer matte finish offering broad-spectrum protection against UVA, UVB, IR-A, and high-energy visible (HEV) light. Water and perspiration resistant delivering superior protection during outdoor activities while hydrating the skin to prevent dryness.

Protects agai

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SPLURGE-WORTHY BALMS TO BUY RIGHT NOW

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Posted by 11.10.16

With cooler weather upon us, odds are your skin is starting to feel the effects. Prevention goes a long way when it comes to the symptom of winter skin, and you want to up the hydration ante well before you start to see flaking and cracking. Paying a bit of extra attention to your skin’s barrier now can translate to smooth sailing until spring rolls around—and these nourishing balms are so worth the splurge…

Oribe Balmessence Lip Treatment ($35)
Chapped lips are more than uncomfortable… Dryness and flaking can get in the way of your lipstick, and no one wants that. This indulgent lip balm looks as good coming out of your bag as it feels on your lips, and it’s packed with cameli

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#Gorgeous
Giveaways

  • NEW Lip Pearls Glosser – Girlactik
  • Details Size Chart If you're looking for a casual wear, round neck t-shirt look no further than this! Our unusual t-shirt will add an instant style upgrade to
  • 99+ Trending Black Nails Art Manicure Ideas – OSTTY


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DRY SKIN - Part 2
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BEAUTY   |   AESTHETICS   |   WELLNESS

INGROWN HAIR INTERVENTION

Photo Credit: depositphotos.com

Posted by 08.23.17

Just about everyone strives for smooth, fuzz-free skin from the waist down (especially come summer) but shaving, waxing and other depilation methods often come at a price: Ingrown hairs. According to Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey board-certified dermatologist Naana Boakye, M.D., the root cause (no pun intended) of this common problem is the body’s natural reaction to a foreign object. “When shaving, hair is cut on an angle, which creates a sharp tip that often penetrates into the dermis and causes inflammation.” To this end, Dr. Boakye’s top hair-removal recommendations are lasers and threading (she’s not a fan of waxing due to the risk of heat-induced discoloration), but if you jus

Read More


YOUR SKIN BARRIER REVEALED

Photo Credit: beautyinthebag.com

Posted by 06.28.17

The skin is more than our body’s largest organ. “It also plays an important role as a barrier to UV exposure, physical trauma, and infection, and it also regulates temperature and water loss,” explains Miami dermatologist Christopher O’Connell, MD. Symptoms of a compromised skin barrier include stinging, burning, redness, peeling and inflammation, and if left untreated, can progress to fissures, cracks and worse yet, bleeding and infection.

According to Dr. O’Connell, gentle skincare including a mild cream cleanser and moisturizer, as well as avoiding prolonged water exposure and extreme heat or cold are the best ways to soothe sensitivity associated with a weakened skin barrier

Read More


SPONSORED GORGEOUS GIVEAWAY: ZO SKIN HEALTH’S OCLIPSE DAILY SHEER SPF 50

Photo Credit: beautyinthebag.com

Posted by 06.05.17

ABOUT THE BRAND
Developed by Dr. Obagi, Zo® Skin Health Products are formulated to deliver results and provide an effective non-medical daily skincare program to help with premature aging, skin damage, and to maintain healthy skin.

Visit zoskinhealth.com for more info.

THE GORGEOUS GIVEAWAY

WIN 5 Oclipse® Daily Sheer SPF 50

ZO® SKIN HEALTH Oclipse® Daily Sheer SPF 50
Non-greasy, quick drying sunscreen with a sheer matte finish offering broad-spectrum protection against UVA, UVB, IR-A, and high-energy visible (HEV) light. Water and perspiration resistant delivering superior protection during outdoor activities while hydrating the skin to prevent dryness.

Protects agai

Read More


SPLURGE-WORTHY BALMS TO BUY RIGHT NOW

Photo Credit: depositphotos.com

Posted by 11.10.16

With cooler weather upon us, odds are your skin is starting to feel the effects. Prevention goes a long way when it comes to the symptom of winter skin, and you want to up the hydration ante well before you start to see flaking and cracking. Paying a bit of extra attention to your skin’s barrier now can translate to smooth sailing until spring rolls around—and these nourishing balms are so worth the splurge…

Oribe Balmessence Lip Treatment ($35)
Chapped lips are more than uncomfortable… Dryness and flaking can get in the way of your lipstick, and no one wants that. This indulgent lip balm looks as good coming out of your bag as it feels on your lips, and it’s packed with cameli

Read More


#Gorgeous
Giveaways

  • NEW Lip Pearls Glosser – Girlactik
  • Details Size Chart If you're looking for a casual wear, round neck t-shirt look no further than this! Our unusual t-shirt will add an instant style upgrade to
  • 99+ Trending Black Nails Art Manicure Ideas – OSTTY


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.