Savvy Grooming, It’s Not Just For Women!

I admit that I am guilty of often gearing my esthetic-speak toward women.  While it is traditionally true that more women than men receive esthetic services, such as microdermabrasion, laser hair removal, Botox, etc., men make up a steadily growing number of the esthetic clientele.  And really, why should they not?  Men care about their […]

Feeling Pretty, Feeling Alive!

I was pretty much initiated into the world of makeup and beauty by my older sister. She is 8 years older and a feisty one. If she wanted to do your makeup, fix your hair, tweeze your eyebrows, or (jeez luhweez) pierce your ears when you were in third grade, by golly, you were going […]

Ch-ch-ch-ch-Changes…to your hairline?

Time may have changed your hairline, but did you know that in the Pacific Northwest we have one of the finest hair replacement surgeons in the country?  Dr. Robert Niedbalski has made hair replacement his focus and specialty for the last 20+ years.  His practice, Northwest Hair Restoration, is in Tacoma, Washington, overlooking the beautiful […]

Botox, Baby! Botox…

Having spent most of my adult life in the beauty industry, and more than a decade of that in the med spa world, I am no stranger to Botox, dermal fillers, plastic surgery, and the like. I realize, though, that just because I am intimately familiar with it all doesn’t mean everyone else is. Sometimes […]

For Lovelier Lips…

Sam Levenson wrote, “For Attractive lips, speak words of kindness.” That’s a good beauty tip we should all practice regularly! Cosmetic-related tips for lovelier lips include the following: 1) Exfoliate! Jane Iredale’s Sugar end of their Sugar & Butter Lip Exfoliator/Plumper is a perfect and yummy way to achieve this. Simply rub the sugar end […]