wax hair removal tips

Whether you are going for a smooth look or longer periods between maintenance, wax hair removal can provide both benefits and a few drawbacks which we’ll address here. Long before the Brazilian wax became a below-the-belt beauty trend, a smooth, hairless body was the symbol of beauty and youth for women in ancient Eqypt. An…

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HA Facial Rejuvenation

Hyaluronic acid is not a new discovery, in fact, it’s produced naturally by the human body as a carbohydrate concentrated primarily in skin tissue. As we age, we produce less and less so hyaluronic acid skin care works to put back that which is lost. The main benefit of Hyaluronic acid in relation to skin…

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Prickly Heat

Pricky heat or miliaria, whichever you choose to call it is a red, itchy inconvenience we can all do without. Most of us are more conscious of it during the summer months when temps are hot and humidity is high but those working in unpleasant conditions, like fire fighters, construction workers or those in the…

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long term effects of alcohol

The long term effects of alcohol probably aren’t on your mind when you’re clinking glasses with friends after work. Following your next cocktail-driven happy hour, that stress-induced bottle of wine or even a night of shooters or beer pong, be sure to spend some time the day after taking a good, long look at yourself…

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Heat Rash and Prickly Heat

Does your heat rash remind you of summer or the other way around? Summer brings with it thoughts of the beach, barbecues – all the “beautiful” people (those toned, tanned and taut plus the rest of us) in shorts, sandals and swimsuits but it also brings with it, for some, the dreaded heat rash. It’s more than annoying…

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Hiding Yellow Toenails

Have your feet spent the winter wrapped in wool socks, jammed into boots or disguised in a pair of slippers? With spring here and warmer weather sneaking up on us it’s time to start paying attention to our feet and those yellow toenails. Summer will be here before you know it and so will open-toed…

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Cellulaze Treatment for Dimpled Thighs

Have you heard of Cellulaze and want to know more? No matter how hard you exercise or diet for some it seems like you can’t ever reduce or get rid of that embarrassing cellulite. Does your’s keep you out of shorts in the summer or make you self-conscious while in a bathing suit or hot…

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Facial Rejuvenation with Calcium Hydroxyapatite

Is your face ready for a calcium hydroxyapatite filler?  Having recently had my eyes checked, I received a prescription for new glasses.  It was no big deal until I ordered the glasses and then went to have them fitted. As soon as my new lenses were sitting on my nose, I noticed, in vivid detail…

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Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Skin Cancer

Mohs Micrographic Surgery is a less invasive treatment option for skin care. Getting a diagnosis of skin cancer from your dermatologist is more than a little frightening. Your first inclination is you want to get it off your skin, right now, as soon as you’ve received the news. I know this because I’ve had it…

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male pattern baldness

Plagued by male pattern baldness like millions of others? Are you more than a little concerned about the blizzard of hair adorning your bathroom sink or clogging your shower drain? Okay, it’s not quite that bad but noticing what seems to be a continual cascade of falling hair day after day is. Do you have…

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Soap Brush for Razor Blade Shave

What’s a razor blade dilemma…you shave and you’re done? Or, is there more to it? What happens when you go against the grain? Figuratively speaking, I’m talking about being unconventional when it comes to your shave. Trying a different approach has it’s own rewards. A really close shave has become a lost art with the…

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Head Shaving Tips

Want to know how to shave your head? There actually are tried and true steps that are detailed here. The first and most important element, once you’ve made the decision to shave your head, is to know your head and I mean not just what you see in the mirror. The contours of your head,…

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hair growth rate and long hair

A normal hair growth rate occurs in a cycle and the standard cycle of hair growth lasts for about 2 to 3 years. Each hair grows approximately ½ inch or 1 centimeter per month during this phase. In a hair growth rate, about 90 percent of the hair on your scalp is growing at any one…

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Unibrow Grooming

A unibrow is more common than you think and your nose hair really does have a purpose. While more time is spent grooming the hair on your head their are “other hairs” that when left unattended, can certainly put a damper on the rest of your look. Hair in the nose, for example, is one…

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Tired Eyes Affect Your Appearance

Did you notice tired eyes when you looked in the mirror this morning? If you’ve arrived at this site, it’s clear that you are sick and tired of standing in front of a mirror looking like you went several rounds with a professional boxer. How many times have you asked yourself: Why do I have…

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Losing Your Hair and Your Appearance

Having a good looking head of hair is a key component of our overall “package” along with clear skin, a bright smile and a stylish ensemble. Losing your hair does not fit the paradigm of our appearance-conscious society. Losing your hair often chips away at how you feel about yourself and your overall appearance. Really, it’s…

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Get Hair Back With Provillus

Most experiencing hair loss want to get hair back. Healthy hair is certainly an indicator of one’s general well-being, particularly during the reproductive years but hair loss itself is not a life-threatening event. Hair loss does, however, affect your quality of life by altering your self-esteem and confidence which has both emotional and sociological consequences….

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Prevent Damaged Hair

Without any outside help, our damaged hair would suffer a limp and dreary existence, with nothing but a sporadic trimming to spice up its pitiful appearance. That’s why there is a huge hair care market in existence with literally millions of products available through just as many sales venues to get us excited about taking care of…

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Epilation Method of Hair Removal

Hair removal falls into two main categories, removal at the skin surface and removal at the root. Epilation falls into the category of removing hair at the root. This is just one of many options including laser hair removal, waxing, threading, removal creams, gels or sprays. All are a matter of personal choice and all…

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Hair Follicle Purpose

A simple hair follicle plays an important role in our body structure and overall well-being. When somebody mentions hair, you likely think of just the hair on your head. Of course, we know there’s hair on almost every part of our body with the exception of the palms of our hands, the soles of our…

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