Skin Detox & Purging: What IS Going On?

by Christy Hall November 05, 2020

Have you ever tried new skincare products and after using them for a week or two, your skin starts to get rashy or you start having breakouts? If you’re like me, you probably think, Oh My Gosh, what in the heck is going on? 

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Skin Concerns: ACNE

by Christy Hall October 28, 2019

Whether it is adult onset, or smack dab in the middle of puberty, acne is NEVER welcomed. By definition, acne is an inflammatory skin condition caused by overproduction of oil (sebum) in the skin. The skin also has an abundance of bacteria called Propionibacterium acnes which exacerbates the severity of the condition. 
Acne is largely hormonal in nature, and seems to creep up at the most inopportune times. Not only is it difficult to manage, it can be incredibly painful and lead to scarring. In addition, acne often induces anxiety about one’s appearance. 

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The Basics of Skincare: Part 4, Collagen Stimulation

by Christy Hall December 01, 2016

Collagen stimulation with your skin care products provides the most exciting results; Smoother, Tighter, and Younger Skin!What is collagen? Collagen is a fibrous protein found in bone, muscle, skin and tendons. It is the most abundant protein in the skin. Collagen provides the structural network or “glue” that holds the body’s tissues together. It is [...]
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