1. Wonders of Your Skin: The Science of Wound Healing

    Picture this common scenario we’ve all experienced: you cut your skin. It bleeds. It keeps bleeding. You apply pressure. You put on a band aid. Eventually, it stops bleeding. A scab (a bunch of platelets in your blood) forms. After a few weeks, the scab falls off. Who would have thought that possi…Read More

  2. Why You Don’t Need a Facelift (And What You Need Instead!)

    Plastic surgery. The very word conjures up images of scars, long periods of recovery, time off work and play, and depending on your circle of friends maybe feelings of shame, insecurity, and an innate sense of secrecy. However, this picture is coupled with the results: a more youthful appearance tha…Read More

  3. How Taking Care of YOU Translates to Your Skin

    How are you doing? No, I’m not looking for the stock answer of “Good” or “Fine.” How are you REALLY doing? When was the last time you thought about the REAL answer to this question. If it’s been a while since you’ve thought of yourself, it’s time to grab a pen and paper and reflect o…Read More

  4. The Effect of Weather on Your Skin–And What You Can Do About It

    For many of us, this is our favorite season. The cooler temperatures, the falling leaves, the colors, the shorter days, and the approach of the holidays lights a flame in our souls. Fall means days lounging around in our favorite sweaters, the prevalence of hot chocolate and pumpkin spice, and rakin…Read More

  5. The Benefits of a Facial Massage

    A facial massage is a popular Western beauty treatment that, when done right, can slow down the aging process and achieve younger looking and healthier skin. A facial massage can also relieve other health concerns such as stress, headaches, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and sinus congestion. There ar…Read More