#1 Wash your face daily Washing your face every night removes dirt and oil, and hydrates your skin. It’s the one thing that every one of the radiant grandmothers we spoke to had in common. Most of the women keep it old-school simple, with gentle soap and water, followed by an inexpensive moisturizer. Kim Gratton, […]
Costa Rica Marriott’s Kuo Spa Coffee scrub (Kuo Spa, Costa Rica Marriott Hotel) With spas eager to find more holistic solutions to providing the best treatments for their clients, what was once considered a trend is now as ubiquitous as Pokemon GO. The healing effects of natural herbs and fruits have been employed by the […]
Microbeads are POLYETHYLENE microspheres that are used in the skin care and personal care industries predominately as exfoliants. In our opinion, this is an antiquated approach to sloughing off dead skin. We have shared on many occasions our belief of using products containing AHA’s and BHA’s (alpha hydroxyacid and beta hydroxyacid) to deal with this issue including the use of electrical modalities (i.e. Clarisonic and/or similar devices). The biggest problem with products containing microbeads is the affect these products have on our environment. Please check out the video below and rethink any future purchases!