How to Cleanse Properly: Creamy vs Foamy Cleansers

Cleansing is arguably the most important step in your skin care routine. You probably know that not washing your face can lead to clogged pores and pimples but did you know that it also accelerates aging? Free radicals from air pollution collect on the skin throughout the day and, if not washed away, break down the skin's natural elastin and collagen thus creating wrinkles. Properly cleansing the…

Sleep Your Way to Beautiful Skin

“Get your beauty sleep!” You have probably been told this before, but do you really know just how important sleep is for the health of your skin? In 2013, the idea that lack of sleep results in accelerated aging was actually proven by science. A team of researchers at University Hospitals Case Medical Center conducted a study that showed poor sleepers had increased signs of aging. Specifically, th…

Jeana's Summer Skin Routine 2018

I have said this many times before and I will continue saying it because it is so important for your skin: You must change your skin routine with the seasons. Our skin is constantly changing and renewing itself, likewise its needs are also changing and evolving. If you have never changed your skin routine to address seasonal changes, I want to empower you to try adding or switching out a few produ…

SUN RESCUE: An Essential Summer Facial

This is my favorite skin rescue facial to use when I have been spending a lot of time in the sun. It focuses on soothing and cooling the skin and is excellent for rescuing the skin after you have had a lot of sun exposure and/or when you are a little sun burned. These products can be used together or individually to heal the skin after sun exposure, or individual products can be incorporated into…

Sun Protection that Goes Beyond SPF

More and more research is showing that SPF is just not enough when it comes to sun protection. While SPF protects the skin from UVB rays that cause sun burns it does not protect against UVA rays that penetrate deep into the skin and damage your DNA with free radicals. This is why it is essential to also be adding botanical serums to boost antioxidant protection. Here are two of our favorite serums…

Find Your Sunscreen Soulmate

May is Sunscreen month! This is the month for finding a sunscreen you will love and want to wear everyday. 90% of aging comes from the sun so it really is important to find your sunscreen soulmate! When picking out a sunscreen you have the option of chemical sunscreens and natural sunscreens. Chemical sunscreens have the benefit of being easier to rub into the skin and more translucent, however th…