You should care because the skin barrier is the greatest defense you have against all the potential aggressors. Our skin puts up a tough act against the world. Especially now with the increasing pollution, poor diets, and more stress than ever it can be tough to keep our skin in a healthful condition. So whatContinue Reading
On top of having things to worry about, we often worry about worrying and make the whole thing worse. Thinking too negatively or intensely on problems has been shown to exacerbate them. Meta-anxiety is a real thing Worry and concern about aging, weight, or other outward appearances can actually negatively impact our health and theContinue Reading
Chemicals can produce frightening images of burns, allergic reactions, or deformities. But that’s not all they can do. They can relieve pain, safely cleanse, or improve a product’s efficacy. It’s important to widen our knowledge and understanding of chemicals because they are in everything, and they are everything. Chemicals are literally everything. They are theContinue Reading
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! Ingredients: -AloeContinue Reading
What are Free Radicals? The easy scientific explanation of free radicals is that they are unstable molecules that can damage our cells. “Free radical theory of aging” is when atoms are taken away from molecules in the skin, which harms the skin’s DNA, making the process of aging faster. A good way toContinue Reading
How to Exfoliate at Home: Face, Body, Lips, Scalp Here is a great skin care article by today.com that we found very helpful in sloughing off unwanted dead skin cells throughout our body! -Chemical exfoliation “Chemical exfoliation uses various acids — like glycolic, salicylic, phytic or lactic acid — in various concentrations to loosen deadContinue Reading
Fading Scars with Coconut Oil Scars can cause many insecurities, but fading them can improve the skins overall appearance. The fatty acids in coconut oil work like antioxidants and because of the moisture, it helps fade the appearance of scars. The Vitamin E it contains stimulates cell turn over rate, which results in collagen buildContinue Reading
Skin Care Tip: Snack on Citrus VITAMIN C IS AN ANTIXOIDANT THAT HELPS PROTECT YOUR SKIN FROM THE SUN. IT DEFENDS THE SKIN FROM FREE-RADICALS. IT IS ALSO INCREASES THE QUALITY OF COLLAGEN WHICH HELPS REDUCE THE APPEARANCE OF WRINKLES.
The Surprising Skin Care Benefits of Garlic Garlic might not be your first choice when it comes to skin care especially with that funky smell that comes with it. But before you dismiss it completely, did you know that garlic is one element that has been valued, for over 5,000 years for its ability toContinue Reading
Some days you’re jazzed about a new lipstick and putting on your makeup makes you feel amazing, and other days just thinking about putting on chapstick seems like a Herculean feat. The problem for a lot of women is that on the days they’re not feeling like a full face, they also don’t tend toContinue Reading
Too Busy to Get Busy? The effects of sex on your body and mind are so numerous that it almost seems like snake oil. From improving cardiovascular and brain health to emotional wellbeing, to warding off the common cold and flu, it seems like it’s too good to be true. But the science is in,Continue Reading
Valentine’s Day Skin Care: How to prep your skin for V-Day Want to look good for your special someone on Valentine’s Day? Here are a couple of quick and easy steps to freshen up our looks this heart’s day. 1. Let your Complexion Glow: Exfoliating once or twice a week with an at-home peel willContinue Reading
Skin Care Resolutions to Make in 2019 It’s the time of the year when people make changes in their lives for the better like exercising more often or quitting a nasty habit. However, we think that skin care should also be a part of your New Years’ Resolution. Our skin is the largest organ inContinue Reading
How Sleep Affects Your Skin While it may sound like a punchline, beauty sleep is no joke. Too few adults are getting the sleep that their health and beauty require. There are numerous beauty benefits of a good night’s rest, but the particular impact on your skin should not be underestimated. Here are four ofContinue Reading
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While it may sound like a punchline, beauty sleep is no joke. Too few adults are getting the sleep that their health and beauty requires. Without sleep, our whole being is seriously disrupted. Our emotional and cognitive abilities take a nosedive and our body goes under severe stress. Chronic sleep loss lowers cognition, increases bloodContinue Reading
Ignore the ominous name. Hyaluronic acid is a gentle, hydrating ingredient that everyone needs to add to their anti-aging product fleet. Commonly referred to as HA, it is a naturally occurring compound that is a moisture-retaining magician. This molecule can hold up to 1000 times its weight in water (!) and draws in moisture toContinue 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!
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
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.
Some women get a perfect glow while pregnant, and while others may be feeling a glow, the hormone fluctuations of pregnancy can cause a host of skin issues that many women want to address. It’s normal for moms to want to look their best during pregnancy but it’s important to be choosy with the products.Continue 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
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
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
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 the sun for most of the day, drinkContinue Reading
Many of us are clueless when it comes to 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 your quest in finding the bestContinue 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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Here are the benefits of using presoaked peel pads: – Easy and convenient. You don’t have to use a cotton pad or gauze to use peel pads. You’re one less step away to getting that radiant skin. Plus, it is also easier to travel with. – It’s more controlled and could be safer. WithContinue Reading
It sounds simple enough, right? But are you washing your face the right way? It’s not uncommon for some residue to be left behind even after we’ve washed our faces. We could be using the wrong type of cleanser for your skin type or not washing for long enough. Here are some tips that canContinue Reading
“Beauty attracts the eye but personality captures the heart.” Inner beauty is everything…
Congratulations to our 30 Day Challenge: Skin Clarifying Winner, Sonnie Johnson!!! Here’s what she has to say about our Skin Clarifying products, “My acne spots are finally fading… there visually lighter and the overall texture of my skin is so much healthier in every way. My complexion looks healthier and even feels better. I’mContinue Reading
Love yourself. Loving yourself is a beautiful, beautiful thing. “Be your own kind of beautiful.”
Want to know how to zap those pesky zits fast? Follow these easy and genius tips. Garlic: loaded with natural anti-bacterial properties, cut and rub a garlic clove on the affected area and leave it on for 5-10 minutes and rinse off. Lemon juice: it is best to apply lemon juice on zitsContinue Reading
Adults and kids were asked the same question, “If you could change one thing about your body, what would it be?” If you were asked the same question, what would you say?
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month – and it couldn’t come at a better time. The days are longer, the bright, cheerful sun makes you want to cavort outside instead of working at your desk, and it’s easy to forget how much harm the sun’s rays can cause to your skin because it feels so good!Continue Reading