SkinReading: The skin care blog

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 […]


Pollution & detox spa treatments: What you need to know

We live in a toxic world. Between pollution, poor nutrition, climate, stress, medication and lifestyle our bodies and skin can hardly catch a break. Detox spa treatments, like chemical peels, are now more important than ever to keep skin looking young, balanced and healthy. Keep reading to see why you need this detox spa treatment. […]


TREATMENT ROOM TABOO: Gloves or No Gloves?

We’re always posting tips, tricks and news, often sparking great conversation between both pros and spa-goers alike. This video demonstrating some of Bioelements Signature Techniques prompted comments, and even some questions from estheticians, about the use of skin care gloves during a treatment.   Curious to hear how others felt about it, we opened the topic up with […]


How to use a facial brush – and see results

At home facial “tools” – like electronic facial brushes – are gaining in popularity. And while these brushes are a great way to maintain the results of your professional facial at home, they’re not a replacement for the real thing. But don’t worry! Your skin can benefit from a combination of the right at-home skin […]


What is an esthetician? Do you really need one?

What is an esthetician? What is a facialist? What do estheticians do? For those who are new to the skin care world, figuring out how to achieve the skin you want can be a daunting task. Estheticians are one of your greatest assets in the journey to better skin, but many people don’t really understand […]


Steam during a facial: What’s truth, and what’s hot air?

Is the use of steam during a professional facial an essential part of the treatment, or unnecessary? We’ll break down why estheticians steam during a facial, the benefits of facial steam and four myths about steaming your face. Benefits of facial steam Estheticians usually use steam during the cleanse portion of your facial. The treatment […]


Want to win $200 in skin care? This is the easiest way

Hi! I’m Jessica from Bioelements, and I manage our SkinReading blog and social channels. One of the best parts of my job is interacting with fans like you, and all the skin care pros who depend on Bioelements for amazing results. Did you know that every product you review on is automatically entered to […]