Let’s see what people are saying about Perfect Image

Let’s see what people are saying about Perfect Image’s Revitaboost Peel Pads neelam001s – May 30, 2017 “I’ve used glycolic and lactic peels before – it was first time using anything with TCA so I skin would peel a bit more – I had it on for barely 30 seconds since it was my firstContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , ,

Beauty Rest: How Sleep Affects the Skin

How Sleep Affects the Skin Not getting enough sleep causes: • Dark under eyes…because blood vessels dilate when you don’t get enough rest • Dull skin…from slower collagen production • Inflammation…causing a weaker immune system • Premature aging…skin can’t repair itself faster More Sleep Time Means… • Glowing Skin • More Elasticity • Less WrinklesContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Skin Care Tips for Men

Skin Care Tips for Men We all know that women are vigilant when it comes to skin care but we think men should be too. Good hygiene is a must so here are some useful tips for men to follow. 1. Don’t skip the sunscreen: Most men have a pretty minimal regimen when it comesContinue Reading

We wear “Bright” after Labor Day: 6 Easy Steps to Brightening your Skin

We wear “Bright” after Labor Day: 6 Easy Steps to Brightening your Skin 1) CLEANSE – The first step to getting glowing skin is to cleanse properly. Being outdoors and in the heat can make your face more susceptible to breakouts. Gently cleanse your face twice a day to wash away dirt and oil. FrequentContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , ,

“HYALURONIC ACID BENEFITS”

“HYALURONIC ACID BENEFITS” – Look for it in your wrinkle products Hyaluronic Acid is a cushioning, lubricating chemical naturally created in the body. Many physical problems, such as hereditary connective tissue disorders in the joints, heart valves and eyes, result from low levels of Hyaluronic Acid, so it is natural to assume that reintroducing higherContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , ,

The 7 Best At-Home Chemical Peels, According to A Dermatologist

Yay! 2 of our peels made it on the list! An article from Bustle.com featured 7 of the Best At-Home Peels according to a dermatologist and two of Perfect Image’s peels have made the list. To read more, click here. Perfect Image Glycolic 30% Peel “The retinol in this at-home chemical peel promotes collagen andContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , ,

A FEW FOODS TO THINK ABOUT BEFORE EATING

A FEW FOODS TO THINK ABOUT BEFORE EATING Yes, what you eat and drink can keep your exterior in excellent condition. There are foods to keep skin hydrated and soft and foods that protect skin cells from damage (i.e. wrinkles). And there are even foods that might hurt our skin. However, they may not beContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Skin Care Tip: Eat Chocolates!

A LOT OF PEOPLE THINK THAT EATING CHOCOLATES CAN CAUSE ACNE. HOWEVER, THERE HASN’T BEEN A SCIENTIFIC FINDING THAT CONFIRMS THAT CHOCOLATES CAN MAKE YOU BREAK OUT, SO EAT UP! DARK CHOCOLATES HAVE ANTIOXIDANTS THAT WILL HELP PROTECT YOUR SKIN. EAT A SMALL PIECE AND YOU WILL FEEL ALL SORTS OF HAPPY TOO! Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

5 Skin Care Reasons to Keep Banana Peels

5 Skin Care Reasons to Keep Banana Peels 1. Lighten Acne Scars: Cut the banana peels in pieces. Rub the inside of the banana peel on your acne scars until the peel turns into a brown color. Do this thrice per day. The acne scars will gradually fade. 2. Treating Acne: Rubbing banana peels onContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , ,

Do you want whiter, more flawless underarms?

Do you want whiter, more flawless underarms? Here’s a DIY that will make you throw your hands up in the air…and wave them like you just don’t care ;P 1. Mix baking soda with coconut oil and use as a scrub under your arms. 2. Gently scrub in small circular motion to get rid ofContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , ,

6 EASY DIY – HOME REMEDIES TO PREVENT, TREAT, AND REDUCE STRETCH MARKS

6 EASY DIY – HOME REMEDIES TO PREVENT, TREAT, AND REDUCE STRETCH MARKS 1) DIET: One of the most simple of the home remedies for stretch marks involves eating a healthy and nutritional diet as well as keeping the body well hydrated. A healthy body has healthier skin that can resist stretch mark scarring andContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , ,

Get Smooth Summer Sandal-Worthy Feet

Get Smooth Summer Sandal-Worthy Feet Have cracked/callused feet? Try using our peels to get that smooth sandal-worthy feet perfect for the summer! We recommend using our Revitaboost Peel Pads or our TCA 15% peel. These peels are higher strength and are more ideal to use on hard, callused skin. Directions: Apply two or three layersContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Benefits of At-Home Peels

Benefits of At-Home Peels Doing chemical peels may seem intimidating to some people but at-home peels are more popular than ever! There are so many benefits to doing chemical peels on your skin not to mention your wallet. Here are a few of the many benefits of trying chemical peels right at your home: Skin:Continue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , ,

How to Look Radiant with No Make Up

How to Look Radiant with No Make Up Now that the summer is in full swing, we want to look radiant without having the need to put on too much make up. It is not a good look when our make up “melts” on our faces under the summer sun. Yes ladies, I’m sure that’sContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Easy 1-Step Process to get the Most out of your Skin Care Products

Easy 1-Step Process to get the Most out of your Skin Care Products We’re willing to bet that not a lot of people do this simple step to get the maximum benefit from their beauty products. It’s much simpler than you think… Just Open up those pores! Closed pores means less absorption of your productsContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , ,

“Vitamin C Overload Facial”

“Vitamin C Overload Facial” This fruit belongs to the citrus family and is best know for its astringent and toning properties. Oranges are a good source of Vitamin C which is known to improve the skin texture and color. They help restore collagen in our body which is responsible for skin firming and preventing earlyContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , ,

How Do Pimples Actually Form? The types and causes of Acne

How Do Pimples Actually Form? The types and causes of Acne Pimples are such common occurrence to everyone that it really is just another fact of life. And honestly, when we have a few of those lucky friends that don’t get to experience this unnecessary right of passage, we tend to hate them for it.Continue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , ,

For all the busy moms…

  For all the busy moms, From tea bags for eye bags to finding a good comb over, these very easy and clever beauty tricks put together by Marie Claire will help all the busy moms out there look fresher everyday. Reading this article might just save you from a beauty disaster. Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Mommy Skin Care: Skin Care Ingredients to Stay Away From While Pregnant

Mommy Skin Care: Skin Care Ingredients to Stay Away From While Pregnant During pregnancy, most women become more aware of what they’re putting into their bodies because it can affect their precious baby’s well being. But women also have to be cautious and be aware of what they’re putting ON their bodies. A lot ofContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , ,

Drink your skin pretty! A drink menu to have beautiful skin

Throughout the day, drink 8 glasses of water for hydration and skin plumping. In the morning, drink a juice that is filled with green leafy vegetables. (May we suggest a kale smoothie?) You can also add a latte with soy milk to give you an energy boost. In the afternoon, sip on 2 cups ofContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , ,

How Volcanic Ash can be good for the Skin

How Volcanic Ash can be good for the Skin Volcanic ash is found in many skin care products like mud masks, foot and body scrubs, facial cleansers, etc. Many spas also offer volcanic ash treatments since they can help reduce symptoms of some skin problems such as eczema, psoriasis, acne, cellulite to name a few.Continue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

A DIY: Papaya Facial for Radiant Skin

A DIY: Papaya Facial for Radiant Skin What you’ll need: • 1/4 mashed papaya pulp • 1 or 2 tbsp of milk • 1 tbsp of honey Mix all the above ingredients in a bowl (You can also add a pinch of turmeric if you wish). Apply on your face. Leave it on for 20-30Continue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Looking for a moisturizer that will wake up your skin?

Looking for a moisturizer that will wake up your skin? Well look no further! Our Hydra-Repair Wrinkle Cream can take care of that tired and flaky skin! Our Hydra-Repair Wrinkle Cream amazing cream is infused with natural plant extracts of cucumber, green tea, and chamomile, which provide powerful anti-fungal, anti-bacterial, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory properties necessaryContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , ,

Easter Egg Facial Mask

Don’t know what to do with all the eggs yolks and egg whites from Easter? Why not give yourself a facial mask with them! Here are a couple of easy DIY Easter egg face mask recipes. Simple Skin Clearing Mask Ingredients: • 1 egg white • 2 teaspoons lemon juice • ½ tablespoon honey SeparateContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Feel Awake, Look Awake: The Power of Coffee Grinds

Feel Awake, Look Awake: The Power of Coffee Grinds Coffee seems to be the Holy Grail of beverages because of its amazing power to wake us up and make us productive for the day. However, coffee not only can make us feel awake, it can make us look awake! It has antioxidant properties that isContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , ,

Blooming Skin Care tips for Spring

Blooming Skin Care tips for Spring Winter can be harsh on the skin. Now that spring is here, we want to give you some awesome tips to help your skin bloom this spring. Exfoliate De-winterize your skin by exfoliating. Winter can accumulate dead skin cells with all the winter winds and the dry indoor airContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , ,

5 Skin-Friendly Meal Ideas That Are Easy to Make!

5 Skin-Friendly Meal Ideas That Are Easy to Make! Are you tired of meals being an overpriced, nutritional train wreck? Do you groan and drag your feet every time you think about packing lunch? Here’s some motivation: It’s simply better and cheaper for you. When you make your own meal, you can use fresh ingredients,Continue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , ,

How to Lighten Dark Inner Thighs

with Lemon, Honey and Olive Oil Honey is a great exfoliant and skin whitener. Oil is a good moisturizer. Ingredients: 1 tablespoon of olive oil, 1 tablespoon of honey, 1/2 juice from one lemon Procedure: Combine all ingredients and mix well. Apply the paste in the desired area and leave it to on for 20Continue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Back and Body Acne and How to Get Rid of it

Do you have back acne (bac-ne) or body acne and want to get rid of it? Some people suffer from acne on their back, chest, upper arms, and sometimes legs. This type of acne can come from clogged hair follicles called folliculutis that is caused by a bacterial or fungal infection. Bacne can also beContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , ,

Drinks for a Healthier, More Glowing Skin

Drinks for a Healthier, More Glowing Skin Water: Water is life- literally. Nothing beats water when it comes to hydration. Water makes our skin look plump and healthy. Green Tea: Green tea has lots of antioxidants that help protect the skin from the sun’s harmful UV rays. If you think you’ll be out in theContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

A Simple Guide to Acid Peels

A Simple Guide to Acid Peels Many of us are clueless when it comes chemical peels. There are many kinds with different levels and variations. So here’s a simple chart to guide you in deciding which peels are right for your skin. We also recommend consulting your dermatologist first to further help you in yourContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Don’t Hold the Guac!

Don’t Hold the Guac! Avocado is not only yummy in the tummy but it also is the ‘ace’ in face. Avocado has properties that make it an awesome ingredient for skin care. The fruit contains vitamin A which stimulates skin cell production, Vitamin E which blocks free radicals, Vitamin B which has shown to improveContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , ,

BYE BYE AGE SPOTS!

BYE BYE AGE SPOTS! Age spots (also known as sun spots, liver spots, and lentigines), are harmless, flat, yellow or brown discolorations of the skin which usually occur on the back of the hands, neck and face of people above the age of 40. These age spots are usually not serious, but instead are mainlyContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , ,

Let’s Talk About Perfect Image

Let’s Talk About Perfect Image: Here is what our customers are saying about our products. Melissa from San Francisco talking about our Hydra-Repair Wrinkle Cream “This is the best anti-wrinkle potion ever.The ingredients list is comparable to much more expensive products, and the performance, honestly, exceeds any other product I’ve used (which includes Dior, Chanel,Continue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , ,

How to Zap Zits Fast!

How to Zap Zits Fast! Have you ever had a pimple pop up at the worst time- maybe the night before a blind date, or the morning of picture day at school? Why can’t all pimples just come out when we’re in hibernation in winter and we don’t see the light of day? Well inContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Don’t Forgetté the Décolleté

Don’t Forgetté the Décolleté Décolletage or décolleté according to Merriam-Webster dictionary is the French word for “having a low-cut neckline”. But it could also mean “the upper part of a woman’s torso, comprising her neck, shoulders, back and chest, that is exposed by the neckline of her clothing,” says good ol’ Wikipedia. So why isContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Have Scientists Found a Way to Reduce the Effects of Aging?

Here’s an interesting article about aging by smithsonianmag.com Have Scientists Found a Way to Actually Reduce the Effects of Aging? Researchers at the Salk Institute in California have successfully induced cells to behave like younger cells. “Shinya Yamanaka discovered four genes that, when forced to express themselves, knocked cells back to their pre-differentiated state…this wasContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , ,

Skin Factoid: How Skin Regenerates Itself

When there are ‘imperfections’ in your skin, the skin regenerates itself to help heal. This process is called desquamation. The skin restores itself an average of every 28-40 days. But you can help increase cell turnover rate through different methods such as exfoliation. There are several ways to exfoliate. Some use chemical peels, microdermabrasion, orContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , ,

Ingredient Focus: The Healing Power of Chamomile

Ingredient Focus: The Healing Power of Chamomile Chamomile (Chamomilla Recutita ‘Matricaria’ Extract) The chamomile flower contains essential oils & flavonoids (antioxidants) and has long been used by the Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans for centuries to treat asthma, colic, inflammations, nausea, skin diseases and cancer. It has also been used in teas as a mild sleepContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , ,

Beauty Hack: Loco for Coconuts

Beauty Hack: Loco for Coconuts Coconut is a power fruit that is good for the body, hair, skin and so much more. Here are some easy beauty hacks that coconut can do for you. 1. Shaving Cream: Use coconut oil as a substitute for shaving cream to give you silky smooth legs. 2. Deodorant: CoconutContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Super Easy Ways to Get Rid of Blackheads! Part 2

Super Easy Ways to Get Rid of Blackheads! Part 2 Here are some DIY, natural, and very easy ways to get rid of those pesky blackheads. Lemon + Cotton Balls Since blackheads are caused by oxygen reacting to clogged pores, it is only wise to think that smaller pores can help remedy the appearance ofContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , ,

Super Easy Ways to Get Rid of Blackheads! Part 1

Super Easy Ways to Get Rid of Blackheads! Part 1 Here are some DIY, natural, and very easy ways to get rid of those pesky blackheads. Honey + Milk Honey has antibacterial properties while lactic acid from milk helps make skin feel soft. When they’re put together, they act as an adhesive that can takeContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , ,

Anti-aging Cucumber, Green Tea, Chamomile Peel

Anti-aging Cucumber, Green Tea, Chamomile Peel The following peel can serve both as a normal and an anti-aging facial peel. The ingredients are all natural and will treat the different damages our skin may have suffered due to the rays of sun, pollution or inappropriate skin care. 1 small peeled and seeded cucumber 1 ounceContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , ,

Skin Cleansing Tips for Cold Weather

Skin Cleansing Tips for Cold Weather · Use lukewarm water when washing your face, this will help avoid stripping oils from skin. · Choose a mild soap which won’t dry your skin as much. · Rinse off using cold water. Cold water constricts the pores thus locking in our natural oils. · Wash face once.Continue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , ,

Benefits of doing At-Home Peels

Benefits of doing At-Home Peels At-home peels are more popular than ever! There are so many benefits to doing chemical peels yourself. Here are a few of those benefits: – Smooth fine lines and wrinkles – Increases collagen and elastin production – Controls acne – Gives you a healthy glow – Affordable But remember, chemicalContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , ,

How to Tighten Saggy Eyes, Naturally!

How to Tighten Saggy Eyes, Naturally! Make your eyes stand out and look more alive. Many want to improve the appearance of our eyelids. Droopy looking eyelids are associated with appearing tired and older. Some feel that improving or tightening the skin around their eyelids will improve their self-confidence, physical appearance, and make them feelContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , ,

Benefits of Facial Massages to your Skin

Benefits of Facial Massages to your Skin Facial massage or also known as “Face Yoga” is highly recommended! Incorporating a facial massage into your daily regimen is not only relaxing but it has amazing benefits to how your skin looks and feels. Here are some of those benefits. • Better Circulation: massages provide better circulation.Continue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Why is Exfoliating Important?

Why is Exfoliating Important? The importance of exfoliation as a part of a skin care routine is often overlooked. Exfoliation is the removal of dead skin cells on the surface of the skin. Exfoliation may be done in different ways. The International Dermatology Institute mentioned the following ways by which exfoliation is achieved. The “MechanicalContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , ,

Skin Problem: What is Eczema?

There are many times of skin problems out there. One of them is eczema or dermatitis. What do we know of eczema and how can we help treat its symptoms? What is Eczema? Eczema, also know as dermatitis, is a term for any inflammation of the skin. The disease can be characterized by rashes, redness,Continue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , ,

Ingredient Focus: Soybean Seed Extract and how it’s good for the skin!

Ingredient Focus: Glycine Soja (Soybean) Seed Extract: Glycine Soja extract is obtained from the beans of the wild soybean plant, native to East Asia. It is a powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent for the skin. Glycine Soja is rich in vitamin E, allowing it to protect the skin from free radial damage and reduce theContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , ,

Good Skin Care for Diabetics

Good Skin Care for Diabetics One third of people with diabetes at some time in their lives experienced having a skin disorder, this is according to the American Diabetes Association. The good news is most of these skin disorders can be treated and prevented. Here’s a list of things you can do to prevent skinContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , ,

CLEAN HANDS, What you may not know

CLEAN HANDS- What you may not know Do you blame your make up brush or internal imbalance for your breakouts? Well, maybe your own hands are the culprit! Our hands are carrying around billions of bacteria at any given time which inevitably gets transferred onto our faces. Never put on makeup, use skincare products, orContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , ,

Eat your Pumpkin! It’s good for your skin.

Eat your Pumpkin! It’s good for your skin. Pumpkin season is here and we know that there will be some left over carved pumpkins laying around but pumpkin is good for the skin. Pumpkins contain antioxidants Vitamin A and C that boosts collagen which helps with wrinkles and decrease signs of aging. They are alsoContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , ,

A Product Ingredient, the Kaolin Clay

The Kaolin Clay also known by the names of China clay or white clay is a naturally occurring clay that is gentle, soft, non-invasive. It is also known for regulating skin balance; very absorbent and helps clears pores and rid skin of problematic dirt, oil, toxins and other impurities; posses healing properties to promote aContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , ,

A Timely Guide to Awesome Skin: Daily

A Timely Guide to Awesome Skin DAILY • Wash your face in the morning and before bed. (Try Perfect Image’s Salicylic cleanser.) • Wear a sunscreen with SPF 30+. • Use a moisturizer after washing your face. • Take off your make up. • Drink lots of water. • Sleep at least 8 hrs. everyContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , ,

How Smoking Can Affect Your Skin

  How Smoking Can Affect Your Skin Everyone knows that smoking cigarettes is bad for you. Smoking has harmful effects on your heart, lungs, brain, and your sex life! But do you know that smoking can ruin your good looks as well? Here are some more reasons to kick the nasty habit when it comesContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , ,

Skin Care Basics- Cleanse, Nourish, Protect

  Skin Care Basics Cleanse, nourish, protect — those are the three skin care basics that will keep skin looking, feeling, and functioning great.   1. Cleanse: the most basic step to getting clear skin is having clean skin. Breakouts are more likely to happen when there’s dirt and oil that clog the pores. MakeContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , ,

Perfect Image Student Support after Yolanda

Student Support after Yolanda in the Philippines Recently our friend Pastor Glenn from a local church in the Philippines came to us with some concerns. He stated that after Yolanda there was an organization that sponsored ten students in their church with school supplies, tuition fees, and transportation. The  length of the sponsorship was suppose to beContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , , , , , ,

Stress & Skin: The Negative Effects of Stress on your Skin

  Stress & Skin: The Negative Effects of Stress on your Skin Have you ever noticed that when you experience stress, you break out? Experts believe that our skin can react to how our state of mind is at the moment. This type of study is called psychodermatology where our emotions can dictate how ourContinue Reading Tagged With: , , , , , ,

Ingredient Focus- Bearberry Extract

  Bearberry Extract (Arctostaphylos Uva Ursi), the active ingredient is arbutin, extracted from the leaves of the bearberry shrub. It has excellent astringent (skin tightening) properties and has a long history of medicinal uses for urinary tract infections, kidney stones, and bladder infections. Bearberry has a naturally whitening effect on the skin, perfect for theContinue Reading Tagged With: , , ,

GLOBAL BEAUTY TIPS

GLOBAL BEAUTY TIPS – How they do it around the world. Beauty Techniques are highly beneficial, but some of them are incredibly recycled. Here are a few news ones that we found from around the globe. Enjoy and feel free to share them. 1. JAPANESE SKIN CARE – Japanese women have some of the loveliestContinue Reading Tagged With: , ,