Chemical Peels vs. Microdermabrasion Which one is right for you? Ever wonder which treatment is best for rejuvenating your skin? Microdermabrasion seems to be the trend right now but chemical peels have been a tried and true treatment. This article from Timeless Beauty Solutions gives us the differences between these two skin care treatments andContinue Reading
Here’s another reason to buy more chocolates! This exfoliating chocolate mask is a fun activity to celebrate with your partner on Valentine’s Day or with your girlfriends for Galentine’s Day! 1. Add 1 spoon of olive oil, brown sugar, a few drops of vanilla extracts (optional) to cocoa powder (about 1.5 spoons). 2. Mix theseContinue Reading
Valentine’s Day is around the corner. Don’t let chapped lips get in the way of the perfect smooch with your loved one. Here are 6 easy remedies for curing rough, chapped lips. 6 Chapped Lips Remedies 1. Vitamin E: Vitamin E is very effective to remedy dry lips instantly. Use Vitamin E tablets available inContinue Reading
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Aloe Vera Hydrating Mask: A very simple DIY Aloe vera helps moisturize and heal your skin from damage since it provides better elasticity for the skin. It also is an amazing moisturizer because it harnesses water droplets in the air and keeps the moisture in your face to keep the water from evaporating! This facemaskContinue Reading
Skin Care Tips for Rainy Days No matter what the weather conditions are outside, skincare is very important on a daily basis. Every season, there are different ways to care for your skin. Here are some tips to save for the rainy days: 1. Tone your skin with non-alcoholic products 2. The rain’s humidity canContinue Reading
Skin Care Tips for Your 40s & 50s • Embrace your age! There is nothing more beautiful than someone who’s comfortable in their own skin. • Stop eating foods that are high in sugar or high in fat • Try maca root powder for hormonal balance • Seek out retinoids to boost collagen production •Continue Reading
Skin Care Tips for Your 30s Skin care in your 20s is very similar to your 30s, but here’s what to add on when you’re in your 30s; • Choose milder, gentler cleansers • Boost hydration • Use less irritants in your skin care products (i.e., perfume, preservatives) • Exfoliate twice a week • AddContinue Reading
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Brace yourselves, dry skin is coming… Moisturize! Moisturize! Moisturize! Dry, flaky skin is never a good look…even Ned Stark knows so ;P
Here’s a small but important skin care tip for the winter season. The sun can be harsher in the winter than the summer since snow reflects 80% of the sun’s rays compared to only 20% of water and sand. Make sure to apply sunscreen SPF 15+ to protect your skin against sun burn and sunContinue Reading
How to Look Your Best for the Holidays It’s that time of the year for family portraits and dinners with loved ones, and office parties. Here’s how to look your best for the Holidays. 1. Exfoliate. Exfoliation is a way to remove dead skin cells off and replace them with new layers of vibrant skin.Continue Reading
Fact or Fiction: Skin Care Edition Let’s look at some well known ‘rules’ about skin care and see if they are fact or fiction! 1. Washing your face as often as possible is good for the skin. FICTION: Washing your face more than twice a day can cause irritation to your skin. 3. Sleeping onContinue Reading
Let’s get this pumpkin season going with a super easy Pumpkin Spice Body Scrub Recipe. PUMPKIN SPICE BODY SCRUB 1 cup sugar 1/4 cup coconut oil 2 tsp pumpkin pie spice 2 tsp vanilla Mix & Scrub!
Easy 3-Ingredient Pumpkin Facial Mask Fall is in the air and pumpkin is everywhere! So why not make a pumpkin facial mask? Pumpkin is a great ingredient for skin care since they’re loaded with Vitamins A, C, and E. These Vitamins are known to fight off wrinkles. Zinc, potassium, beta-carotene and other antioxidants are alsoContinue Reading
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Flower Power: The Power of Rose Water 1) Smell Like a Rose Just as a tall glass of water provides your body hydration, rose water benefits your skin. “It’s been proven that giving yourself a light spritz of rose water helps rehydrate and moisturize skin,” says David Bank, MD, president of the New York StateContinue Reading
2 Perfect Image products have made the Best Skin Lightening Peels list! Make sure to check them out if you want to lighten or brighten your skin here.
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
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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
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
“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
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
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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
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!
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
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
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
…simply by looking radiant. Try Perfect Image Lactic 10% Brightening Gel Peel! It is formulated to even skin tone and effectively lighten pigmentation. It will also balance and brighten the texture of your skin. Happy Monday!!!
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
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
“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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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
Happy Easter from all of us at Perfect Image! We hope you’ll enjoy this day being surrounded by loved ones and think about what truly matters. Also, please enjoy our promotion going on now. Use promo code EASTER15 and save 15% off your entire order at www.perfectimage-llc.com. Promotion expires on April 17th.
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
Did you know that a dab of Visine can help reduce redness of pimples? Now you know!
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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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
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
How to Wake up Beautifully Drop the salty snacks at night and eat more hydrating fruits and vegetables!
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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
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
Friday Fun Fact: Did you know that scar tissues lack sweat and hair glands?
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
Fall Skin Care Routine. Here’s how to take care of your skin in the fall! Good bye summer and hello fall! Now that fall is here it is time to update your skin care routine. The dry and cold air makes skin lose its moisture. This is the reason why dry skin is the mainContinue Reading
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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
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
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
A Timely Guide to Awesome Skin YEARLY • See a dermatologist for a general check-up. • Toss old, expired make up and cosmetics.
A Timely Guide to Awesome Skin MONTHLY • See an esthetician to get a professional facial. • Get a massage. Massages increase blood flow leading to more vibrant skin. • Do a body sugar scrub. • Use a facial mask (Try ViaCosmedic’s Exfoliating & Clarifying Ultra Mud Mask).
A Timely Guide to Awesome Skin WEEKLY • Do an at-home peel (Try Perfect Image’s Glycolic 30% Peel). • Wash your bed sheets, pillowcases and bath towels. • Disinfect your cellular phone. • Exercise at least three times a week. • Disinfect make up brushes and sponges.
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
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
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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
Different Types of Teas that are Good for the Skin We all know that drinking tea is good for you. But did you know that some types of tea can also give you that glowing, healthy skin that you’ve always wanted? We found an awesome article from Women’s Health Magazine that wouldContinue Reading
Skin care for those that are on the go Buy a cream that is both a moisturizer and a sunscreen. This way you can double down on two major steps on getting beautiful skin. Moisturizing your skin is a must. Nobody wants dry and flaky skin. Protecting it is also definitely a must.Continue Reading
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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
Want to naturally tighten droopy skin? Aging is inevitable but with a proper skin care regimen you can delay the signs of aging and keep your skin looking healthy and beautiful. Loss of skin elasticity is one of the major reasons that a person looks older than his/her age. When the skin loses elasticity,Continue Reading
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Congratulations to our 30 Day Challenge: Skin Glow Combo winner, Nathaniel Victoria!!! Here’s what he has to say about our skin glow combo products, ” ‘This week, I got the best result ever. I can finally feel the tremendous change in my skin. Every day I cannot stop looking at myself in front ofContinue Reading
In the spirit of fall, let us talk about our Pineapple-Pumpkin Enzyme Peel Papaya Fruit Extract provides natural exfoliation of dead and damaged skin cells. Papaya is also a powerful antioxidant, immune booster, and free radical scavenger. Pumpkin contains natural AHAs and enzymes (proteolytic enzymes) that encourage exfoliating properties, increase cell turnover rateContinue Reading
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