Skin Stories.

Success stories of embracing the process and finding great skin plus some useful advice.

Dry, itchy, irritated? I feel you.

Dry, itchy, irritated? I feel you.

I know, I know. It’s kind of the opposite of what you’d think. Coming out of winter, we would expect our skin to improve. But no. It’s the opposite in fact, as I am hearing from so many. Seasonal transitions can be the worst! After what feels like 2 years of winter I...

Dry, itchy, irritated? I feel you.

I know, I know. It’s kind of the opposite of what you’d think. Coming out of winter, we would expect our skin to improve. But no. It’s the opposite in fact, as I am hearing from so many. Seasonal transitions can be the worst! After what feels like 2 years of winter I...

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Dry, itchy, irritated? I feel you.

Dry, itchy, irritated? I feel you.

I know, I know. It’s kind of the opposite of what you’d think. Coming out of winter, we would expect our skin to improve. But no. It’s the opposite in fact, as I am hearing from so many. Seasonal transitions can be the worst! After what feels like 2 years of winter I...

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It’s All About Me

It’s All About Me

I’m going to tell you a little secret: The reason I started to work with medical grade skincare products was actually all about me. Well, mostly anyway. Let’s put it this way: my skin journey has definitely benefited yours. In my early forties I shifted the direction...

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Is Spending More, Getting More?

Is Spending More, Getting More?

Someone asked “are you really getting more when you spend more for skin care – is there really a difference?”   Good question. I thought about that for a moment before I replied, because the answer is a bit more complex than just comparing cost – in my opinion. It’s...

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Let’s Start at the Beginning

Let’s Start at the Beginning

BEGINNINGS are wonderful things. And yet we can get so caught up in what we haven’t done or accomplished, that we miss out on the beauty of a beginning even before we start. Hellbent on outcome, we lose sight that an idea, full with potential is something we can...

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So about that peeling…

So about that peeling…

It has been a busy month providing peels. So I thought I would share some of the peeling stages from my own peel that I finally got around to. It is a challenge doing your own peel application to say the least. Lucky you to have me do it for you! The version of the...

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Languishing. The Emotional Long-Haul of Covid

Languishing. The Emotional Long-Haul of Covid

Feeling the blahs right now? Not a news flash I’m sure. Many are. I know I am. It’s hard to put your finger on it. Even if things in general are pretty ok, it’s feels hard to shake that feeling of …meh. Perhaps you call it Groundhog Day. Me, I call it wash, rinse,...

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Putting Peels in Perspective​​

Putting Peels in Perspective​​

I’m going to put it out there: the term Chemical Peel doesn’t really mean much. As a broad sweeping euphemism, it implies an action on the skin. Where it gets confusing and a bit messy to understand is because of the connection made between the term Chemical Peel and...

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Peels Anyone?

Peels Anyone?

Mention ‘Chemical Peel’ and it’s pretty much a guarantee what the response along with a wide-eyed look will be: “Oh, that scares me.” “I don’t like the idea of putting ‘Chemicals’ on my skin” “I have very sensitive skin.  Isn’t that bad for me?”   And of course,...

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Wondering… What do I do again?

Wondering… What do I do again?

The realization and effect of being disconnected from my work for so long. What do I do again? Of course I know what I do. But I have been seriously asking myself that question in the last while, waiting to see how the answer returns. As life begins again I am...

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