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Why These Three Super Common Anti-Aging Ingredients Must be Paired with Sunscreen

by kelly / December, 5 2018 01:30
Retinol, alpha hydroxy acids (AHA), and hydroquinone are powerful “active ingredients” on the market today that can help with the signs of skin aging. Great, right? Well yes, sort of – you have to use them correctly as a major side effect is they increase sun sensitivity. I know, so unfair – why does something that helps with the signs of aging also making us more susceptible to the sun – the leading cause of skin aging. Fortunately, if these ingredients are paired with effective sun protection, used at the right time, and you follow the direction of your doctor, you can be on your way to glowing skin. [More]

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Four Winter Skin Care Myths

by kelly / November, 28 2018 01:30
When the temperature drops it can wreak havoc on the skin. But it doesn’t have to. Cold weather doesn’t have to mean dry, itchy, and flaking skin. Winter can also mean glowing skin as long as these four skincare myths are avoided. [More]

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25% Savings For Our Black Friday Through Cyber Monday Sale

by kelly / November, 22 2018 01:30
Now that the Thanksgiving feast is done - it's time to shop! Get 25% off storewide now through Monday, November 26th. Add our night creams, cleansers, SPF moisturizers and sunscreens to your cart and use code BFCM18 at checkout to save 25%.* [More]

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Discovering Block Island: Own A Piece of the Block for Just $0.25

by kelly / November, 14 2018 01:30
Want to own a little piece of Block Island? On November 27th the United States Mint will release a three-coin quarter set featuring Block Island. While they are meant as collectible items, they can actually be used as quarters too. Time to pay for our laundry with a little slice of Block Island. [More]

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Key Skin Care Tips for Your 20s, 30s, 40s and Beyond

by kelly / November, 7 2018 01:30
I’m turning the big 4-0 this year. Are there things I wish I could have done differently for my skin in my 20s and 30s – you bet! But worry not – now that I’m older and wiser :), I can give you the tips that I would tell my younger self. Plus, I have tips to keep my skin and yours looking great as we age gracefully over the decades. [More]

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Ingredient Truths: Hydrating Power of Sunflower Seeds

by kelly / October, 31 2018 01:30
I’m a cold weather person. I love sipping hot cocoa in front of a warm fire. But this type of weather can do a number on my skin. To combat my dry and itchy skin I reach for a moisturizer with sunflower seed oil. It’s a fantastic natural ingredient that deeply moisturizes the skin. [More]

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Skin 101: The Four Best Times to Apply a Moisturizer

by kelly / October, 24 2018 01:30
Moisturizing your skin is a must. It’s one of the foundations of good skin care. But knowing how and when to moisturize your skin is just as important as the product you use. So it’s time to get it right and make your skin glow. [More]

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Are Dinosaurs Why We Need Sunscreen?

by kelly / October, 17 2018 01:30
How could dinosaurs be related to humans having to wear sunscreen? Well the connection between the two is stronger than you think. And it all goes back to how our ancient ancestors and dinosaurs coexisted or rather how humanity survived dinosaurs. [More]

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Four Things to Avoid In Your Skin Care Routine

by kelly / October, 10 2018 01:30
Let’s face it, we can all be creature of habits. It’s comfortable and easy. But sometimes routines can work against us. Not all habits are good habits – especially when it comes to skin care. Here are four common ones we found; something to look out for in your own routines. [More]

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Get Your Skin Ready for Fall

by kelly / October, 3 2018 01:30
Sweater weather is here. Time to get all cozy and comfy in your sweaters and sip on some hot tea. With autumn in full swing, it’s also time to talk about your skin. Changes in the weather can do skin damage – think dry, itchy skin and eczema. Thankfully we’re here with three key tips to help you easily transition your skin for fall. [More]

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