Lira Clinical – Science, Nature, & Great Results

It was a former master esthetics student of mine who came back from a skincare conference super excited about a hot new product line she had discovered there  – Lira Clinical. I looked into it and was able to make contact with the wonderful Aimee Fuentes, who is the NW Regional Sales/Educator and In Clinic Trainer. Aimee […]

Skincare and the Teenage Beauty

Taking care of your skin might not be on the top of your list if you’ve never had skin problems. But did you know that your skin is your largest organ? It protects you, holds you together, gives you a sense of touch, helps regulate your body temperature, and helps your body to filter impurities. […]

Rock It With Sheer Tints, Self-Tanner, Bronzers, and SPF

What a wonderful feeling to wake up to sunshine!  Like many of you, I love to see sunny skies and to feel the warmth on my skin.  Gone are the carefree days, though, when we were ignorant about the dangers of UV exposure.  UV exposure leads to increased risk of skin cancer.  Period.  With skin […]

Spot Remover for the Hands

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about having my hands treated with IPL for brown spots.  I have gotten to the phase where the spots that darkened up have sloughed off, and things are looking good!  Upon initial treatment, the skin can be a little pink and a bit tender.  The pigmented areas generally […]

May is skin cancer awareness month!

When I was a kid and teenager growing up in Western Washington, any time it was sunny and 70 degrees or more, I was out soaking it up!  If you missed out, it could be another month before you saw the sun again!  I remember putting on tanning lotions and anything that smelled like coconut, […]