The Wild World of Waxing

By | July 10th, 2014|Uncategorized|

By Donna Felice, RN, LE With the hot weather comes the tedious chore of keeping our bodies hair-free and smooth. We can no longer justify our wooly legs like we did back in January when shorts season seemed so far [...]

Enzymes and You

By | February 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|

By Donna Felice, RN, LE Going back to high school biology, you may remember learning about enzymes. Enzymes are catalysts that speed up reactions and metabolic processes. Our body cannot function without them as enzymes are programmed to perform specific [...]

Take An Acid Trip With Me

By | December 11th, 2013|Uncategorized|

By Donna Felice, RN, LE What do you look for in your skin care products? We all want wrinkle fighters, brighteners, lighteners, pore shrinkers, zit fighters…well maybe not all that at once. But, how do you know if you have [...]

The Skin Analysis

By | October 23rd, 2013|Uncategorized|

By Donna Felice, RN, LE A properly executed skin analysis is a critical part of any skin care treatment program. A professional skin analysis is the only way to to determine what products and treatments will be the most effective [...]

The Benefits of Peels

By | August 5th, 2013|Uncategorized|

By Donna Felice, RN, LE Corrective peels, also known as chemical peels, dermapeels or chemexfoliation, is a treatment applied by a licensed aesthetician or dermatologist and is a safe, effective alternative to laser resurfacing. Peels work on the premise that your skin [...]

Help for Ingrown Hairs

By | July 19th, 2013|Uncategorized|

By Donna Felice, RN, LE With the summer weather we are shaving and waxing more frequently. Unfortunately for a lot of us, that means those unsightly ingrown hairs. Ingrowns can appear anywhere we remove hair: underarms, bikini area, legs and/or [...]

Brazilian Waxing 101

By | July 8th, 2013|Uncategorized|

By Donna Felice, RN, LE Are you curious about Brazilian waxing? Not sure exactly what it is? In this article we will describe what it is, why people get them, who gets them, the benefits of getting it done and [...]

Safe Fun in the Sun

By | June 20th, 2013|Uncategorized|

By Sharron Leonard (courtesy of ASCP) Because sunlight activates the synthesis of vitamin D, a nutrient that works with vitamin A to build strong bones and good eyesight it is essential for health. Furthermore, bright light, specifically sunshine, can improve [...]

Dry vs. Dehydrated Skin

By | June 12th, 2013|Uncategorized|

By Donna Felice, RN, LE "Your skin is very dehydrated", the aesthetician commented as she spritzed toner on my face. I was surprised at her assessment. I have always had very oily skin and dehydration was something I had never [...]

Mirror, mirror on the wall…

By | June 5th, 2013|Uncategorized|

By Donna Felice, RN, LE I wouldn't consider myself a high maintenance person. But recently, I read a Facebook post that read something to the effect of "I don't wear makeup and my body is not perfect. I like who [...]

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