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Is Thinking About Wrinkles Giving You Wrinkles?

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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

Is Your Skin Trying To Tell You Something?

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Our bodies change, sometimes drastically, sometimes subtly, but over time we notice differences that weren’t there before. Certainly, there are cosmetic changes that we wish didn’t have to happen like fine lines and wrinkles, but there are certain skin changes that shouldn’t go overlooked.  Considering it’s your biggest organ the skin is able to reflectContinue Reading

Soak Up the Sun, Not the Damage

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Ahh, the end of summer. This time of year is packed with last-minute beach runs and relishing in the sun as fall peeks its head around the corner.  And even if those September rays don’t feel as scorching as they did in July, it’s not quite time to lighten up on the SPF. Skin health isContinue Reading

Skin Care Tips for Gym Goers

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Skin Care Tips when Going to the Gym or Working Out Exercising has great benefits to your skin and the overall well-being of your body. But did you know that going to the gym can cause your skin to break out? The gym harbors a lot of nasty germs. Imagine all that sweat and transfersContinue Reading

How to Exfoliate at Home: Face, Body, Lips, Scalp

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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

Want to Get Rid of Stubborn Pimples?

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Get rid of stubborn pimples with our Salicylic Deep Gel Cleanser. It has been formulated to exfoliate the outer dead skin cells, cut through dirt, impurities, and oil beneath the skin’s surface. “Never have I had a cleanser that actually worked! What intrigued me about this cleanser is that it it will help with PContinue Reading

Fading Scars with Coconut Oil

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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

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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

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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

Blooming Skin Care Tips for Spring

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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

Skin Care Tip: Milk Bath

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Milk Bath Next time you take a bath, add a few cups of milk and take advantage of its lactic which is known to exfoliate which then softens the skin. Milk can provide relief to a lot of skin problems like eczema, psoriasis, sunburn, and dry skin. Just make sure that if you have sensitiveContinue Reading

How to Look Radiant with No Make Up

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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

Menopause Skincare Madness

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Why your skin is changing and ways to help  Life is about changes, some of them welcomed, and others occasionally dreaded. One time that has a sense of impending doom for many women is that of menopause. After menopause, a woman’s body produces less estrogen and progesterone, both vital hormones for overall health. Hot flashes,Continue Reading

Let’s Talk about Sex…and Skin

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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

Vitamin-C Overload Facial

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“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 skin texture and color. Vitamin C also helps restore collagen in our body which is responsible for skin firming and preventingContinue Reading

Skin Care Resolutions to Make in 2019

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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

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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

Beauty Hack: Loco for Coconuts

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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

Happy Halloween!

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Have a boo-tiful Halloween everyone! Trick or treat yo’self but don’t forget about how your skin will feel with all that sugar! Just creeping’ it real is all…

Skin Care Tip: Hyaluronic Acid

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Hyaluronic acid is great for keeping your skin supple and healthy. Its main function is to keep moisture on your skin and make your tissues moist and lubricated. Hyaluronic acid helps prevent wrinkles and decreases the look of fine lines. Having it in your skin care cream is a great benefit. Try Perfect Image’s Hydra-RepairContinue Reading

5 Nighttime Skin Care Mistakes to Avoid

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Did you know your skin is most active at night? Nighttime is when your skin regenerates itself and “de-stresses” from the pollution, dirt, and oil that it has been exposed to during the day. A nighttime skin routine is a must for those serious about maintaining healthy skin.  And while some of us think thatContinue Reading

Happy 1st Day of Fall!

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We want to make your first day of Fall “perfect” by making you FALL in love with your skin! We are giving you 20% OFF your entire order to use on www.perfectimage.co/shop. But hurry, this promotion ends on 9/24! Happy Fall! Use PROMO CODE: PERFECTFALL during checkout.

Benefits of Facial Massages to your Skin

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Who wouldn’t love to have a facial massage every day? They feel amazing and give you an instant glow. But aside from just being outright luxurious, they are quite beneficial for your skin. Massage therapy, in general, has shown to reduce stress and relieve tension. Facial massages are no different and adding them to aContinue Reading

Benefits of At-Home Peels

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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

Skin Care Basics That Everyone Should Know

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Because it shouldn’t be hard    Covering the basics is essential in every aspect of life. Skincare isn’t an exception. Some people don’t even bother with a skincare routine thinking that it will either be too expensive or time-consuming to be worth the effort. But skincare doesn’t have to be complicated or break the bank.Continue Reading

Summer Skin Care Tips

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Summer’s here!!! The sun makes us feel brighter on the inside but can cause some damage on the outside so here are some ways to keep our well skin protected this summer. 1. Don’t Forget Your Lips: Your lips are a part of your skin so it makes sense to keep them protected. Use lipContinue Reading

What really is a pimple?

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And must we have them?    Acne, our super common, super pesky friend that can show up during all times of life, to all sorts of people. It doesn’t care that you have a wedding coming up, company photos to take, or a date this weekend. All it knows is how to rear its unwelcomeContinue Reading

Fading Scars with Coconut Oil

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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

8 METHODS FOR SKIN TIGHTENING: Part 2

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8 METHODS FOR SKIN TIGHTENING: Part 2 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

8 METHODS FOR SKIN TIGHTENING: Part 1

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8 METHODS FOR SKIN TIGHTENING: Part 1 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

How Smoking Affects Your Skin

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How Smoking Affects 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 comes to skinContinue Reading

How Kaolin Clay Cleans the Skin

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Ingredient Focus: 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 healingContinue Reading

How To Tighten Sagging Under Eyes

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How To Tighten Sagging Under Eyes 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 feel more attractive. When the skin has lost some elasticityContinue Reading

Let’s Get Rid of Those Pesky Blackheads!

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Let’s Get Rid of Those Pesky Blackheads! Here are some very easy DIYs to get rid of those annoying 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 of blackheads. Lemon juice is nature’s astringent.Continue Reading

Skin Cleansing Tips for Cold Weather

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Skin Cleansing Tips for Cold Weather According to The Weather Channel, December through February, on average, are the coldest months of the year in America. Freezing temperatures can have harsh effects on your skin so let’s help protect your skin and learn how to properly wash your face during this winter season. · Use lukewarmContinue Reading

Chemical Peels vs. Microdermabrasion

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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

Get your lips Valentine’s Day Ready!

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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

Aloe Vera Hydrating Mask: A very simple DIY

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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

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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

It’s not too late!

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It’s not too late! Last hours to get the best and the easiest gifts for someone (or yourself *wink wink*)! No mall, no hassle- just click, click, click! Order online today and get it before Christmas! Visit www.perfectimage.co/shop to get the best skin care products for you and yours!

Dear Santa…Here’s my wish list

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Don’t forget to let Santa know you want Perfect Image for Christmas…or you can be your own Santa and order online now! Go to www.perfectimage.co/shop to get AND give the gift of beauty this Holiday Season, because everybody wants beauty products for Christmas.

Winter Skin Care Tip

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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

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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

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“Unsolicited advice is the junk mail of life” – the Buddha (or a random internet quote.)   Skincare advice is everywhere. Myths and legends travel down from generations in the quest for flawless skin, and some of it seems so convincing we just have to believe it (hello, to everyone out there that has franticallyContinue Reading

Your Complete Guide to AHA/BHAs

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Exfoliation is part of any successful skincare routine and is a skin game changer if you don’t already do it. Daily, our skin combats pollution, makeup, oil, and the natural aging process. Exfoliating removes dead skin cell build-up which helps relieve rough, dry, or dull skin. There are two types of exfoliation, manual or chemical,Continue Reading

Flower Power: The Power of Rose Water

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Why rose water is a must-have skin saver    Roses and rose oil have been popular ingredients in luxury beauty products since the 16th century and was widely sought after in the Ottoman Empire. Now, in terms of staying power, it seems like roses aren’t likely to go anywhere anytime soon. They were traditionally usedContinue Reading

Beauty Rest: How Sleep Affects the Skin

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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

Hyaluronic Acid Benefits

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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

Is What You’re Eating Causing you to Age?

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For all our skincare and makeup fans out there, there is an often unspoken truth in the beauty industry that needs to be discussed. Though it’s not revolutionary, it seems to go under the radar in our quest for unblemished, glowing skin. Are you ready?  You need to eat better.  There, it’s been said.  UnderscoringContinue Reading

Skin Care Tip: Eat Chocolates!

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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

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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

Lighten and Smooth Dark Underarms

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Dark underarms can ruin a sleeveless tank before you can say summer. There’s nothing like shaving only to discover that the darkness wasn’t because you went November to March without shaving (got to love that sweater weather though!)  While generally harmless, dark underarms are a common issue. This area is sensitive and easily irritated. ItContinue Reading

Be the brightest person in the office

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…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!!!

“Vitamin C Overload Facial”

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“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

For all the busy moms…

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  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.

How Volcanic Ash can be good for the Skin

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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

Looking for a moisturizer that will wake up your skin?

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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

Blooming Skin Care tips for Spring

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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!

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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

How to Lighten Dark Inner Thighs

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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

Back and Body Acne and How to Get Rid of it

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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

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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

A Simple Guide to Acid Peels

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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

Don’t Hold the Guac!

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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

BYE BYE AGE SPOTS!

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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

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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

How to Zap Zits Fast!

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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

Don’t Forgetté the Décolleté

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The décolletage or décolleté is “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 is the décolletage significant? Many of us forget the importance of taking care of our décolletages. Our neckline area is exposedContinue Reading

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

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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

Skin Factoid: How Skin Regenerates Itself

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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