Your Best Face Jasmine Essential Oil Review: Amazing for Bathtime

Body Treatments, Oils, Serums, Skin Care, Your Best Face
Your Best Face Jasmine Essential Oil

Your Best Face Private Reserve Jasmine Antioxidant Infused Oil ($75.00, FutureDerm.com/Shop) is a delightful infusion of jasmine, which may function as a natural anti-anxiety agent, and scientifically-advanced skin care treatments, like lipochroman-6 and spin trap. Though the company recommends its use as a topical skin care treatment, my favorite use of Your Best Face Private Reserve Jasmine Read more »

What are the Best Products for New and Expectant Mothers?

Body Lotions, Elemis, Oils, Shiseido, Skin Care Advice, Sunscreen
What are the Best Products for New and Expectant Mothers?

Pregnancy can be one of the most beautiful times of a woman’s life — blood volume will more than double (Clinical Hematology, 1985), resulting in that characteristic “glow.” But by that same token, pregnancy can also come with difficulties for the skin, including stretch marks, skin tags, melasma, hyperpigmentation, and even acne. Thankfully, there is a Read more »

Which Josie Maran Argan Oil Formulation is the Best?

Argan Oil, Beauty, Dry Skin, Normal Skin, Normal-to-Dry Skin, Normal-to-Oily Skin, Oils, Oily Skin, Skin Care Advice, Skin Care Product Reviews
Josie Maran Argan Oils

One of my favorite derms, Leslie Baumann, M.D., once put it best: “Unlike other exotic resources such as caviar and marine algae, argan oil offers the best of both worlds…It’s an anti-ager and it’s eco-friendly.”  Dubbed “the gold of Morocco,” argan oil contains essential fatty acids (linoleic and oleic acids) and antioxidant polyphenols. An Antioxidant That Is as Good Read more »

Spotlight On: Argan Oil & Review of Kiehl’s Superbly Restorative Body Oil and Body Lotion

Argan Oil, Oils, Skin Care Advice
Kiehl's Superbly Restorative Body Lotion

Do I sense a hot new ingredient?  In the May 2008 issue of Elle, one of my favorite derms, Dr. Leslie Baumann, reports, “Unlike other exotic resources such as caviar and marine algae, argan oil offers the best of both worlds…It’s an antiager and it’s eco-friendly.”  Dubbed ‘the gold of Morocco,’ argan oil contains essential Read more »