DHC CoQ10 Collection Review

DHC, Skin Care
DHC CoQ10 Collection Review

Coenzyme Q-10, also called ubiquinone, is a spectacular antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent. When applied to the skin, Coenzyme Q-10 has been shown to penetrate the skin layers and reduce cellular oxidation (Biofactors). It’s antioxidant and coenzyme effects also may help to prevent cell death. As far as more, uh, visible effects, Coenzyme Q-10 reduces wrinkles, prevent UVA-irradiation damage (Biofactors), Read more »

Does the Oil-Pulling Method Really Work?

GuruNanda Pulling Oil

One benefit to getting older is that I’m increasingly more open-minded. Things that would have never interested me three or four years ago now merit not only a second glance, but often deeper research and, sometimes, even a good ol’ fashioned try! One of these methods is the oil-pulling method. An Ayurvedic healing practice that dates Read more »

DNA Repair Enzymes, Growth Factors, and More: What You Need to Know About Advanced Skin Care Ingredients

Skin Care
Advanced Skin Care Ingredients

When we entered the twenty-first century, I expected a lot from skin care. I was hoping for things like customizable moisturizers and 3D printed jars with your name on the label and ingredients, oh, ingredients like never before. Despite the fact that we’re still buying jars with celebrities’ names on the label, not our own custom Read more »

What are the Best Products for Fine Lines and Wrinkles?

Skin Care

It’s the twenty-first century, and wrinkle-fighting skin care products are almost as prevalent as men and women looking for solutions. Unfortunately, there are almost too many possibilities (see today’s post on Choices!), which can be super confusing for consumers! Thankfully, I’ve done my research over the past decade and have found amazing products with retinoids, AHAs, vitamin Read more »