SkinReading: The skin care blog

15 causes of sensitive skin and how to treat it

Depending on where you live, studies suggest that almost 50% of the population suffers from sensitive skin (1). Sensitive or sensitized skin is a growing concern, but what causes sensitive skin? Keep reading to learn how to identify sensitive skin, what causes sensitive skin and how to soothe and strengthen your skin.   What is […]


5 of the best tips for exfoliation at home, ranked

Professional exfoliation in the spa is an awesome way to zero in on your skin concerns, but regular exfoliation at home is an absolute must for great skin. Maintaining a regular exfoliation schedule will lead to stronger, healthier skin and can tackle many common concerns, but there are some tricks to exfoliation. Keep reading to […]


The one thing that will ruin your next facial

Have you ever left a facial with burning, red or painful skin? Facials, chemical peels and other spa treatments should both relax you and target your skin concerns. However, there is one thing that may ruin the treatment and its results: contraindications. Keep reading to learn what a contraindication is and how it can impact […]


Benefits of dry brushing: A supermodel secret

Dry brushing is one of the easiest ways to get the body you’ve always wanted. That’s why this technique has been a secret of skin care pros (and supermodels) for years. And you can actually use this professional spa technique in your own home, every day. All you need is a professional dry brush with […]


SkinReading: What it is and why you need it

Our blog is named after our unique, advanced esthetics system, Bioelements SkinReading®. Keep reading to learn about this revolutionary technique. What is SkinReading? Bioelements SkinReading is the invaluable tool and spa technique designed to give estheticians more control and better results.  It delivers the spa experience clients desire, and creates a personal relationship that cannot be […]


Blemish Extractors: Unnecessary skin care and beauty products

  We have written about countless unnecessary skin care products before, but this one pains us the most. As a professional skin care company committed to estheticians and loved by clients for over 25 years, we need you to know how awful blemish extractors are for your skin. There is nothing that can permanently harm […]


Filler ingredients in skin care: What you need to know

You may be tempted to try inexpensive skin care in your journey to glowing skin, but have you ever wondered what the difference is between mass-produced, inexpensive products and professional, clinical formulas? It’s all in the ingredients. The amount of active and key ingredients versus filler ingredients make a huge difference in the quality of […]


“How Long Will My Facial Results Last?”

The facial is over. Your skin has received a deep cleansing, thorough professional strength exfoliation, and (if it’s a Bioelements facial) a Custom Blended Massage, Power Treatment and Mask that’s designed to target your skin’s exact needs and concerns.  Your complexion is clear, glowing, radiant and younger-looking. Lucky you! So of course you’d want to […]


3 easy skin care routine essentials

Do you want glowing, clear, healthy skin without using dozens of products? To create your perfect easy skin care routine, you need products that multi-task to tackle your skin concerns quickly and efficiently. See our favorite fuss-free, multi-tasking products below:   Sleepwear Don’t have time for a complicated nightly routine? Simplify anti-aging with Sleepwear. This […]


Toss or keep: What skin care do you actually need?

From cleansers to concentrates, there seems to be a new skin care ‘must-have’ launched every week. So how do you tell which products can truly help your skin, and which ones could harm it? Read this quick guide to know which products to toss and which to keep.   Toss: Makeup wipes If you’re a […]