Anti-Aging

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3 ways to fight tech-fueled skin-aging NOW.

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Lookout – there’s a new skin-ager around, and it’s probably affecting you as you read this! If the constant threat of skin-damaging UV rays and free-radicals wasn’t enough, now technology’s found a new way to age your skin. On Bioelements Facebook Page, we recently shared the news that “tech neck” is the latest skin-aging symptom […]

 
 

The little known ingredient your anti-aging serum needs NOW

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With a wealth of information on anti-aging skin care available, you can probably recite the ingredient buzzwords alphabetically. While antioxidants, retinol, and sunscreen are all important components to any effective anti-aging skin care routine, the odds are good that you’re still leaving out one important ingredient: probiotics! Your skin has natural microflora – an environment […]

 
 

5 reasons you’ll see results from under eye exfoliation

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Between squinting, tugging, sun damage, genetics and so much more, there’s no limit to the number of things that want to age the delicate skin around your eyes. But how do you find a serious solution for skin that’s as thin as an eggshell? The answer might surprise you… Despite being the thinnest on your […]

 
 

BUSTED: 4 skin depigmenting and brightening myths and the truth behind them

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Recently I’ve noticed some attention-grabbing headlines and articles about skin “lightening” or “brightening” that have left me with growing concern about how easy it is to get misinformation on treating dark spots and uneven skin tone. So what’s real and what’s fiction? To set the record straight, here are the top 4 skin brightening myths, […]

 
 

The 7 Skin Sins: Sun

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Over the last 7 weeks, I’ve been talking about skin sins – lifestyle habits that can wreak short- and long-term havoc on your skin. From alcohol to lack of sleep, I’ve covered them all. This week, I’m revealing the last sin in the series – it’s one we all know about, but often overlook: the […]

 
 

The 7 Skin Sins: Alcohol

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I’m on the 6th week of my skin sins series – blog posts that discuss lifestyle habits that can wreak short- and long-term havoc on your skin. In case you’ve missed them, I’ve discussed a few no-no’s already, like dehydration, lack of sleep, smoking, and dairy. Up next is a skin sin you probably know […]

 
 

The 7 Skin Sins: Dairy

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It’s week 5 in my series on skin sins – lifestyle habits that can wreak short- and long-term havoc on your skin. I’ve already tackled four so far – dehydration, sugar, lack of sleep, and smoking – and talked about skincare and lifestyle changes you can make to conquer them. This week’s sin is one […]

 
 

The 7 Skin Sins: Sugar

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Over the past 2 weeks, I’ve been discussing the effects of 7 skin sins – lifestyle habits can wreak both short- and long-term damage on your skin. So far I’ve touched on aging accelerators like smoking and lack of sleep, and this week I’m continuing the series with sugar! As if the effect of sugar […]

 
 

The 7 Skin Sins: Lack of Sleep

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  Last week I introduced you to the first in my 7 Skin Sins series – lifestyle habits that can wreak short- and long-term damage to your skin. I hope the skin damage from smoking intervention helped you (or someone you know) put down the packs. Up next: the skin sin of skipping sleep! The […]

 
 

The 7 Skin Sins: Smoking

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Great skin care products and treatments can take your skin from ragged to radiant, but some lifestyle habits – or “skin sins” – can wreak both short- and long-term havoc that requires a serious skin intervention. Breaking habits can be hard, but I’m here to give you the brutal truth – consider it your skin care […]