Monthly Archives: August 2014

End-of-Summer Skin Repair

It’s no myth that summer months bring a certain glow and radiance to our skin. Perhaps it’s because we are a bit freerer, and perhaps even a tad more jovial (due to the increase in sun exposure and longer days), and simply not bogged down by the heaviness or sometimes dreariness of winter. With the end of summer quickly approaching, perhaps it’s time to begin thinking about how to refresh your skincare routine. Every season brings its skincare challenges and it’s important to refresh your skincare routine and skincare system acccordingly. Summer, for example, can pose such issues as darkening hyperpimentation marks, causing more uneven skin. Longer days and sun exposure, can lead to sun damage. Increased moisture in the air and humidity can lead to break-outs and unbalanced skin because of the increase in sebum production within skin. In arid, dry climates, skin becomes parched and dehydrated, causing it to look dull and healthy.

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Beautiful Skin in One Quick Step: “BB CREAM”

Love this Examiner.com article on DECLÉOR’s NEW Hydra Floral BB Cream 24-Hour Moisture Activator Broad Spectrum SPF 20! “The color is a perfect mid-neutral that should blend in well with most Caucasian and lighter Asian, Hispanic skin tones. It’s a creamy, cushiony, balmy texture with just the teeniest bit of sheen — just like the finest full-coverage foundations. It’s easy to apply with your fingers and the edges blend in quickly. The tube is perfectly sized for 3-1-1 carry-on travel bags!”
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