Happy Monday everyone! I hope your weekend was relaxing! Saturday’s post was all about an anti-aging regimen. One of the things I mentioned was adding a Retinoid to your routine, and today I’m going to share my favorite non-prescription brand! The Benefits of Retinoids, Explained Retinoids, or Vitamin A, is sort of the All-Purpose Flour of skincare products. Vitamin A increases cell turnover, lightly exfoliates, also causes cell proliferation and gently reduces tyrosinase activity on the skin.  Tyrosinase is a copper-containing enzyme present in plant and animal tissues that catalyzes the production of melanin and other pigments from tyrosine by oxidation, as in the blackeningRead More →

My Current Regimen AM- Cleanse with a swipe of Heritage Rose Water, I cleanse my eye area with Clinique’s Rinse-off Eye makeup Solvent (I love it because it does not leave an oily residue!) On very dry skin, I apply Phloretin CF by SkinCeuticals. Everyone should be on an Antioxidant serum and a Sunscreen. I use Phloretin as opposed to CE Ferulic because my skin is on the oilier side.  I allow it to dry for 5 minutes, and then I apply the new H.A. Intensifier from SkinCeuticals, then Citadine Cream by Phytomer, and lastly, Physical Fusion SPF 50 by SkinCeuticals for my sunscreen. I use TensageRead More →