March 22, 2020

Right now, there’s plenty to worry about – listening to the news is all doom and gloom—as it has been since the outbreak of the coronavirus— and it’s challenging for the bravest optimist to keep the positive vibes flowing.  Obviously, we’re all taking it seriously.  Th...

March 21, 2020

I recently read an interview featuring a prominent dermatologist. The writer asked him, "Doctor what is the best sunscreen?" His answer? "The one that people will actually  use."


As skin care professionals we all know sun exposure is Public Enemy #1 to the skihn. KNowi...

March 18, 2020

The safety of our staff, students and client is of utmost importance to us.  That is why, in accordance with the recent WA state mandate, we are temporarily closed for all classes and spa appointments until April 27, 2020.  At this time, both the retail and wholesale p...

March 15, 2020

This powerful anti-aging ingredient is a must-have for any skincare junkie.

If you really want to up your skincare game, the best way to do so is by learning exactly what’s in the products you’re putting on your face. Sounds like common sense, but you wouldn’t believe h...

Hydration is an essential part of skin care. Dehydration compromises skin’s immune functioning and causes it to look older and more wrinkled. Skin tissue is constantly being renewed, and depending on the factors produced in the dermis, can be regenerated every 2-3 week...

March 2, 2020

Most of us are aware by now that healthy skin starts from the inside and shows up on the outside. When we feed our body healthy food, our cells show their gratitude in how we feel and how we look. 

Our skin is the largest organ in our body, weighing around 8 pounds tota...

February 26, 2020

The consumer market is booming with different skin care products that are pushing one major thing right now—fruits and vegetables. One major fruit that got a lot of attention in the summer of 2019 was pineapple, but the fall was filled with pumpkin everything and straw...

February 19, 2020

Continuing on from last week's blog post, we go from the worst to better (or best). 

Active ingredients in today's skincare products help fortify and revive the skin’s surface, supplying long-lasting infusions of hydration.

The following are some active skincare ingredie...

February 12, 2020

In Part 1 of a 2 part blog post, we'll take a look at the good, bad, and ugly of skincare ingredients.  

The cosmetics, lotions, shampoos, and other products you apply to your skin can be just as useful or harmful as anything you put inside your body. Because there...