Skin Care Tips for Fall Weather

Author:  Riya Rai
24th September 2015

Despite all our wishes, prayers, and futile attempts to build time-freezing machines, summer is preparing its exit, and fall is at the doorstep!!   Just like you switch up your wardrobe to work for the changing seasons, it’s important to do the same with your skincare regimen. While summer skincare is all about sun protection and oil control, fall brings its own challenges—namely, repairing the damage you
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Peptides for your Skin

Author:  Riya Rai
4th June 2015

Importance of Peptides in Skin Care Peptides are the protein compound of long and short chain Amino Acids, which are the building blocks of protein. Our skin is made up of protein which helps prevent the visible effects of collagen loss and reduce appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Therefore, Peptides are really very important for our skin. Benefits of Peptides: • Battles the signs of aging like fine lines an
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Sunscreen – All you need to know

Author:  Riya Rai
14th May 2015

Importance of Sunscreen In Canada, sunlight is strong enough to cause skin cancer and premature aging of the skin. Sunscreen is a product that protects the skin from the damaging ultraviolet radiation (UVR) from the sun. Sunscreen comes in many forms, such as lotion, cream, gel, spray or stick. Sunscreen absorbs UV rays and prevents them from penetrating the skin. Make sure your sunscreen offers protection against
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Skin Care for Summer Season

Author:  Riya Rai
23rd April 2015

Skin Care for Summer Season During the Summer Season the skin care requires more attention and care and the client have to do their fair share of home care to keep their skin looking healthy and glowing. Sun protection, professional facials and a good home skin care regimen are your best defense against the sun and the summer heat. Book your Professional Facial Appointments The summer heat and UV exposure from the
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Oxygen Facial

Author:  Riya Rai
26th March 2015

Oxygen Facial – Your way to youthful skin Have you heard about oxygen facial, if you’ve been considering oxygen facial, it’s a good idea to have your expectations tempered beforehand? Although there are a number of benefits to having an oxygen facial, particularly for those who want younger, cleaner-looking skin, it is a treatment that won’t work overnight and does not take place of a good skin care regimen
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Collagen Facial

Author:  Riya Rai
2nd February 2015

What is Collagen? Collagen is a protein – a large biological molecule – that makes up about 25 to 35% of all the proteins in our body. It’s mostly found in connective tissue; things like tendons, muscle and skin. The word collagen comes from Greek and means as much as “glue producing.” Collagen is what makes our skin elastic, firm and, well, pretty! Our bodies naturally produce collagen, but as we get old
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What is LED Light Therapy

Author:  Riya Rai
24th January 2015

What is LED Light? LED is a painless, even relaxing skin-care treatment that plumps up aging skin by boosting collagen production and treats mild to moderate acne. LED treatments are sometimes also called LED light therapy. LED stands for light-emitting-diodes. First developed by NASA, LED works by sending energy-producing packets of light into the deeper layers of the skin. Red light LED stimulates the fibroblasts
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What is Laser Hair Removal

Author:  Riya Rai
21st January 2015

What is Laser Hair Removal? Laser hair removal is designed to permanently remove unwanted body hair by using the light energy from a laser. Unwanted hair is a common problem in women and men. Shaving, waxing, and tweezing only produce temporary results and can generally only be carried out on relatively small areas. Laser hair removal treatment can be used to permanently treat and remove small and large areas of un
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What is IPL?

Author:  Riya Rai
17th January 2015

What is IPL? Intense pulsed light is the use of intense pulses of non-coherent light over a range of wavelengths from 500 nm to 1200 nm. Xenon flash lamps produce high output bursts of broad spectrum. Cooling is used to protect the skin in contact with the device. Regulations governing IPL vary by jurisdiction. “Intense Pulsed Light” is not a registered trademark. A distinction is sometimes made betwe
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Understanding Hair Growth Stages

Author:  Riya Rai
16th January 2015

Hair grows from the follicle, or root, underneath the skin. The hair is ‘fed’ by blood vessels at the base of the follicle, which give it the nourishment it needs to grow. Between starting to grow and falling out years later, each hair passes through four stages: anagen, catagen, telogen and exogen. Every hair is at a different stage of the growth cycle. Over time, the length of the anagen stage decreases. Ther
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