Gimme Shelter – sun protection in a snap!

Need easy, effective sun protection?  Think Iredale Mineral Cosmetics , they offer more than just makeup! Powder-Me SPF 30 ($45.50)  is a dry, pure SPF offered in translucent and tan.  With titanium dioxide and natural clay, the UVA/UVB protection is safe, pure, and soothing.   Smooth the sponge end over your skin for immediate sun protection.  Reapplication does not have to […]

Is Thinning Hair Getting You Down?

Is bald beautiful? It can be! Is thinning hair a detriment to one’s self-esteem? Not always, but it definitely can be a contributing factor in diminished self-confidence. We live in a world where looks matter and youthful appearance is king. Keeping up with this, to an extent, helps many to feel more competitive in the […]

Microdermabrasion, Still a Favorite

As an esthetician, taking care of my own skin is important to me.  I use pharmaceutical-quality products at home (because I know they are effective and give the most bang for the buck), such as iS Clinical, SkinCeuticals, and PCA Skin, and I give myself regular chemical peels to keep my skin healthy and glowing.  When […]

Not a Makeup Fan?

Even though most people have certain beauty rituals and grooming habits, some folks are just not into makeup… or at least they don’t think they are!  Not everyone wants to take the extra time to do their makeup, or they don’t know how, or they don’t want to “feel” anything on their skin.  There are solutions to […]

Thinning Hair? Sparse Brows? ACell + PRP!

The news is getting better all the time for those of us who are experiencing thinning hair and sparse brows.  Perhaps you have tried products or contemplated surgery?  There are quite a few great tools being utilized to battle hair loss.  At Northwest Hair Restoration in Tacoma, Dr. Robert Niedbalski has products, treatments, and surgical […]