Whether you love hiking in the mountains or even rock climbing or you just live at a higher elevation, you might be surprised to learn that being at a higher altitude affects your skin. And not in a positive way. Your skin is the only thing that stands between your […]
At what age should you start using retinol?
Does your mom ever tell you tales of her youth and how she wished she knew better with caring for her skin? She may even tell you that you should start looking out for your skin while you’re still young, so you’ll look younger than the age on your driver’s […]
What is the difference between a tan and a sunburn?
When the weather is warm, it’s only natural to want to get out there and enjoy it. But outside, there’s the sun. And in proper doses, it’s really good for you. It helps your body make more vitamin D. But even in small doses, your time in the sun should […]
How Long Does It Take for a Scar to Turn White?
We’ve all done it. We’ve all accidentally cut ourselves, perhaps slicing and dicing in the kitchen or maybe doing something more epic like rock climbing. Some of us have even had to undergo surgery. When we wind up with cuts, scrapes, and surgical incisions, they turn up red and bloody, […]
Does lipstick make your lips lose color?
Apparently, there’s a rumor going around about lipstick. Many people keep asking, does lipstick make your lips lose color? No! It certainly does not! In fact, lipstick can enhance your lips with smoothness and color. You may lose your natural lip color due to other factors, but we can assure […]
Does lack of sleep make you look older?
Hoping that you’ll always have that youthful face staring back at you in the mirror? If you take care of your skin, chances are you’ll have everyone doing a double-take as they card you for wine the more birthdays you celebrate. But even all the best skincare in the world […]
How to look fresh after a long night
There are many reasons you might have had a long night last night. Perhaps you decided to stay until the house lights came up at the club. Maybe you were up late working on deadlines so you could dazzle your boss at the morning meeting. You may have little ones […]
How to make your bald head shiny?
Let’s face it…bald can be a very beautiful thing! In fact, it’s pretty trendy right now. But don’t kid yourself that it’s easy to keep a hairless head full of shine. It takes some effort to polish it up for a look that makes bald cool. Men with shiny bald […]
Can a suntan be permanent?
That sun-kissed suntan color gives a healthy look to your skin, as long as you’re protecting it from the damaging rays. Sun gives us vitamin D and being exposed to the sun in proper protected doses is a good thing. A long hot summer spent at the beach or by […]
How Long Does a Tan Last?
Summer is coming to an end, but your tan is still going strong. Perhaps you’re tired of bronzed skin and want it to fade out. But it looks like it’s not going anywhere. Are you stuck with it, or do you want to extend it as much as possible? But […]