NEOVA Serious GlyPeel Peel-Off Masque Review

Glycolic Acid, Masks, Neova, Peels, Skin Care, Skin Care Product Reviews, Vitamin E, Wrinkles
NEOVA Serious Gly-Peel Peel-Off Masque

It’s no secret that I love, love, love most NEOVA products. The real secret with this one? The high concentration of glycolic acid. The most common of all the alpha hydroxy acids, glycolic acid in concentrations of at least 10% advances exfoliation of the top layer of the skin. As a result, glycolic acid peels smooth the skin, quicken Read more »

Introducing the New and Improved FutureDerm Vitamin CE Caffeic Serum!

FutureDerm, Serums, Skin Care, Vitamin C, Vitamin E
FutureDerm Vitamin CE Caffeic Silk Serum

FutureDerm Vitamin CE Caffeic 16+2 Serum has been one of our best-selling products since we first introduced FutureDerm-branded products in 2012. Last year, FutureDerm Vitamin CE Caffeic 16+2 Serum was named the #1 antioxidant serum by SheKnows magazine, and we have won other awards for the formulation as well. There are many benefits of FutureDerm Vitamin CE Caffeic 16+2 Read more »

Olivella Lavender Bath and Shower Gel: Springtime Nightly Ritual Part 1

Body Treatments, Brands, Cleansers, Lavender, Olive Oil
Olivella Lavender Bath and Shower Gel

Olivella Lavender Bath and Shower Gel ($10.95, is one of my favorite new Spring 2015 products. This innovative bath and shower gel is richly scented with lavender and infused with 100% extra virgin olive oil. Extra Virgin Olive Oil Olive oil is one of the best ingredients to use in the bath or shower. Read more »

Spotlight On: Emu Oil

Emu Oil, Ingredients
Wink Eyelash and Eyebrow Enhancer

Emu oil has been like a limited-edition Chanel bag in the past: You heard it was amazing, but you had no idea where to get it, and if you finally did find it, it was rather elusive or expensive. Thanks to the increasing popularity of skin care oils, emu oil is becoming increasingly common in skin Read more »

What are the Effects of Growth Factors in Skin Care?

Aging, Anti-aging, AQ Skin Solutions, Growth factors, Skin Care
AQ Skin Solutions Active Serum

If there was a skin care ingredient I would stock up on in the next decade, it would be growth factors. Why? Well, in my opinion, skin cell stimulating growth factors are as close to a drug as it gets. Growth factors in skin care have been shown in peer-reviewed, independent studies to enhance wound healing following dermatological Read more »

Spotlight On: Skinasensyl® (and the Best Products with It!)

Bel Mondo Beauty, Ingredient Spotlight, Skin Care

Sensitive skin is a common complaint in skin care and cosmetics. In fact, as many as 40% of women state that they have the condition, though actual numbers reported by dermatologists vary (Dermatitis, 1997; British Journal of Dermatology, 2001). There are many ingredients out there designed to help soothe and treat sensitive skin, including: Green tea, Read more »