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Eco-Lux Skincare: Skincare with a Conscience

by Christy Hall October 29, 2020

Hello Beauties! Today we are going to chat about another one of those buzz words you may be hearing a lot about in the skin care industry. It has gained significant popularity in brands tied to luxury cosmetics, beauty brands, skincare, an even fashion… That word is eco-lux. Mikel Kristi IS an eco-lux product, so let’s discuss just what this really means.
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Product Cocktailing for Customizable Skincare

by Christy Hall October 22, 2020

Product cocktailing is the art of blending and applying two or more products together to take your beauty results to the next level. It also helps streamline your beauty routine and save time by combining steps. This technique can be done by combining similar products (formulated to work synergistically) at once, and then applying to your face. 
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Cosmeceuticals: A Complete Guide

by Christy Hall October 14, 2020

If you follow beauty news or have browsed the cosmetic section at a local big box store, you may have come across the word cosmeceutical(s). But what exactly does this mean? Is it a cosmetic, a prescription pharmaceutical, or another hyped up marketing word for cosmetic(s)? To answer these questions I’m going to guide you through the different definitions and opinions, the truth about making claims regarding results, what ingredients to look for, and give you the 411 on Mikel Kristi cosmeceutical formulations. 
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Our Simple 4 Step System: Cleanse, Refine, Treat & Balance

by Christy Hall October 07, 2020

Today we are going to chat about the Mikel Kristi 4-step Skincare routine that we swear by. Taking care of your skin does not have to be an overly drawn out process each morning and evening. We are all busy people, who usually only have a few minutes to ourselves each morning before phone calls, kids, or an early morning meeting is calling our name. But that doesn’t mean you have to neglect your skin. So, here is simple breakdown of what you need to know!!
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Ingredient Highlight: Red Algae

by Christy Hall September 30, 2020

Algae In Skincare - What do you know about algae besides it’s the funny (usually green) stuff in the ocean?? Maybe it’s slimy and kind of unsightly? Red algae is found around the world, from polar waters to the tropics, and are commonly found in coral reefs! It’s one of natures super ingredients when it comes to effective skincare!!

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What Does Your Daily Skincare Regimen Really Cost?

by Christy Hall September 23, 2020

Getting the most out of your daily skincare regimen: What does it really cost? It’s almost too easy for advertisers to target consumers these days… between social media, targeted TV and web advertising, text message reminders to visit a website for a discount of the day, how do you prevent yourself from falling for the latest gimmick and ‘deal of the day’ when it comes to almost anything, including skincare?

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