Microneedling + Peel + Lip Color

When you get to be of a certain age (oh, use your imagination!), it can be a challenge keeping your skin looking youthful. There are a few maddening individuals who maintain a fresh complexion despite never doing anything good for their skin, but I’m not bitter. Not bitter at all. Ha! A nice complexion doesn’t come […]

More Youthful Eyes

Either from hereditary factors or from being such a crybaby, in my thirties I started noticing that my eyes were getting little bags underneath, plus that hollowed-out look in the “tear trough” area.  That’s the kind of stuff that does not make an aging (but still young!) gal feel cute.  I thought I was going […]

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 […]

Fill Me UP!

There are many options these days for those of us who would like to, ahem, fight the good fight where visible aging is concerned. Most have heard of Botox for relaxing frown lines, particularly those between the eyebrows. But did you know that dermal fillers like Juvederm can be used in areas where there has […]