Kate Middleton isn’t just an English rose glowing with natural beauty. She also fancies a bit of bee venom on her skin — AKA “natural” Botox — to sooth lines and wrinkles. Her stepmother-in-law, Camilla Parker-Bowles, turned her on to the $265 bee venom facial by aesthetician Deborah Mitchell, who works with Victoria Beckham and Kylie Minogue. Mitchell runs a London spa called Heaven and has been working with Camilla for seven years; no doubt due in part to her discretion regarding celeb clients, she began working with Kate shortly after her engagement. Keep reading »
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OK, so this has been the year of skin woes for me. First, I accidentally burnt my lips using two common beauty products — teeth whitener and Blistex. After a few weeks, my lips healed for a short time, and then began to peel again. Few products offered any long-term therapeutic relief, and after speaking to my dermatologist, we realized that I had eczema around my lips.
You’re probably wondering, What does this have to do with a Spa Sonic Skin Care System Face & Body Polisher? Allow me to explain.
Preventing wrinkles has to do with good habits. Healthy skin won’t turn on you quite as quickly as skin that hasn’t been cared for. Take measures to reduce the appearance of age-defining creases and indentations. Keep reading »
A zit on your chin, or a little off-center on your forehead is an easy fix. Even uncovered, no one will notice. But when the sucker pops up on your nose, you can either take our advice for eradicating the dreaded pimple, or spend the next week looking like Rudolph’s first cousin. Keep reading »
There’s nothing worse than shelling out cash to get pampered only to have something go wrong with your treatment. A bad facial can put a damper on your usual routine but! We can deal with this people. Here’s what to do when you leave the spa less than satisfied. Keep reading »
Dry skin is a pain in the ash. We all crave supple, smooth skin and now achieving that baby-bottom touch is super easy. Check out the five steps to banishing dry skin after the jump.
Grease is not a word that a beauty monger likes to hear. It’s bad in your hair, on your clothes, and especially on your face. Oil build up makes you look sweaty and shiny, not to mention it will lead to gross clogged pores and breakouts. Learn how to put an end to your oily complexion after the jump!
Red blotches and discolorations in your skin can look like signs of aging, botched makeup, or weird irritations. While a few dabs of concealer will only help you for a few hours, there are plenty of ways to even out you skin tone in a snap. Read how, after the jump!
Sunscreen is so important that a trip down the SPF isle at a drug store ends in us holding one dozen bottles of sun-blocking-who-knows-what. Use our tips of the trade to find the perfect sunscreen for your skin.
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Your foundation makes you break out, your eye shadow makes you itch, and that fragrant new lotion gives you a rash. These daily trials have now left you as irritated as your sensitive and allergy-prone skin. With some careful label reading and a list of irritants, you’ll be able to calm your skin… and your nervs.
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