Skincare Tips

Argan Oil Benefits for Skin Health

Moroccans have traditionally extracted argan oil from the kernels of the argania spinosa tree for both culinary and skincare applications. This potent ingredient has been used both in traditional medicine and modern skin care regimens to produce highly effective and natural skincare products.

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Top Korean Skincare Trends of 2019

Korean beauty routines have garnered international attention in recent years for their effectiveness, novelty, and simplicity. Concepts including sheet masks and the ten (10) step skin care routine are all over social media for a reason — they work. 

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Gui Wang, LAc: Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) for Eczema

People who suffer from eczema spend months and years trying to find some relief for their irritated skin, only to have it flare up again with no warning. While traditional Western medicine seems to be at a loss, many people are finding relief for their eczema symptoms through Traditional Chinese Medicine.

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What Makes Aloe So Great for Skin?

Aloe vera has been used for centuries for its purgative effect, healing abilities, and beauty applications dating back to biblical times. Indicators show it’s probably the most applied medicinal plant in the world, being found in cosmetics, medicinal products, and food supplements across the globe.

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$170 Hand Cream -What I learned at an upscale department store.

This weekend, I walked by the cosmetic counters at an upscale department store and was greeted by a saleslady who wanted me to try a...

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Health Tip: Think twice before you drink your morning coffee

Coffee wakes us up and prepares us for the day ahead.   That is all good, but there are good reasons that you may not...

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A Life-Changing Poem – Read it before you set any new year’s resolution

  It is the time of the year when most of us are tempted to set a goal for the next 12 months. If it...

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Eczema 101: What is Eczema? What causes it and how do you treat it?

What is Eczema? Eczema or atopic dermatitis is a common skin condition that may affect 30 million Americans. People with eczema have itchy, red rash...

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Psoriasis 101: What is Psoriasis? What causes it and how do you treat it?

What is Psoriasis? Psoriasis is a common skin condition affecting nearly 7 millions Americans. The skin condition is characterized by rapid turn over of skin...

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