skin care ingredient glossary Archives |
ABC's of Skincare, A: 1. AHA (Alpha Hydroxy Acid) - Chemical exfoliant derived from various plants - Gently removes surface layer of dead skin cells 2. ALOE VERA - Helps reduce inflammation - Increase hydration by binding moisture to skin 3. ARBUTIN - Natural skin brightener - Derived from bearberries - Inhibits cells from producing skin darkening pigments 3. VITAMIN A (Retinol) - Helps generate healthier skin cells - Provide protection from free radicals
Everything Is Illuminated: Summer Beauty for a Natural Glow
Linda’s Rodin’s Olio Lusso (“luxury oil”) was born out of her desire to combine the effects of favorite essential oils into a single, ultra-hydrating formula that bestows an instant glow as well as the bewitching scent of jasmine and neroli. After developing her luxurious elixirs for the face and body, Rodin tapped hairstylist Bob Recine to create a hardworking blend of eight essential oils for tresses.
The Amazing Power of Selenium
Selenium can improve function and prevent degeneration, or aging by lowering inflammation. We are told that it is normal to “get old” and have memory loss, diabetes, arthritis, or even heart disease. Actually, we don’t have to decline in function; we can continue to improve if we care for our bodies well. #selenium