Month: February 2012

So You Think You Need a BB Cream…

Original to Asia, BB creams (AKA Blemish Balm or Beauty Balm Creams) are now making their way to North America and Europe. They’ve garnered significant attention for what individuals think they can do for skin. What can a BB cream do for you? The first Blemish Balm was developed by a German dermatologist in the… Read more »

Sun and Your Skin: 5 Top Tips

Whatever your age or skin type, you are probably becoming more aware of the need to address UV related skin changes such as dryness, wrinkles, and discoloration. Our four top tips will see you having the smoothest, healthiest skin possible. Prevent: Never underestimate the power of good habits. Stay out of the sun wherever possible, and… Read more »

So Kissable: Neostrata Anti Wrinkle Lip Enhancers

In honor of Valentine’s Day, treat yourself to plumper, fuller lips with Neostrata Anti Wrinkle Lip Enhancers. Available in a clear base as well as two yummy shades (natural and pink), Neostrata Anti Wrinkle Lip Enhancer treats thinning lips, uneven pigmentation, fine lines, and undefined lip contour. Formulated with .3% Vitamin B3 (niacin), you’ll get… Read more »

MoleMate To Make Its Canadian Debut

Already in use elsewhere in the world, an early cancer detection tool known as MoleMate is now approved for use in Canada. MoleMate technology features a hand held scanner which allows physicians to gain information about moles without invasive, expensive and painful procedures such as biopsy. The scanner enables the healthy professional to scan the area… Read more »

Are Micronized and Nanoparticles Safe In Your Sunscreen?

If you take an interest in sunscreen science — or if, like me, you’re a bit of a sunscreen fanatic — you’ll know that there’s been some controversy in recent years over the safety of micronized and nanoparticle ingredients in sunscreens. While I’ve written about this topic in the past, it’s one that generates a… Read more »

Just Discovered: Reversa Multitasking Care

Reversa Multi-Tasking Care is one of those multi-tasking products that I just adore. It will help you keep your skin looking young and healthy with a minimum amount of fuss. Designed for the face, neck and décolleté, this advanced formulation promises to combat multiple signs of aging, which simultaneously appear on skin. Reversa Multi-tasking Care… Read more »