Botox vs. Skincare Products: Which is Better?

Botox vs. Skincare Products: Which is Better? The goals are very similar – vibrant, smooth, beautiful skin – but Botox and skincare products are two very different approaches to achieving this goal. Today we would like to explain some key differences between treatments like Botox and topical skincare products like serums, creams, and moisturizers. First… What is Botox, and how does it work? Botox is a particular brand name for a product in the neuromodulator category. Other products are in this category, but [...]

2022-08-24T09:03:07-05:00July 14th, 2022|Blog, Botox, Skin Care|10 Comments

Summer Stock Up 2022

SUMMER STOCK UP 2022 TUESDAY, JULY 12TH ONLY SKIN FOR LIFE BOUTIQUE Don't miss this special, one-day-only summer savings event! Stock up on your favorite skincare, makeup and gifts in the Skin for Life Boutique. See for details below.   SPECIALS Get 20% OFF all products *Excludes services.    Get an exclusive Village tote bag FREE with any Summer Stock Up purchase! *While supplies last.   FREE Gift with purchase with select skincare lines *While supplies last.   PRE-SALE AVAILABLE NOW Starting now until July 11th, you [...]

2022-07-01T11:02:41-05:00July 1st, 2022|Events|0 Comments

What are Peptides?

What are peptides in skincare products, and how do they work? Every time you log on to the internet or browse your supermarket shelves, there’s a new trend in skincare that claims to work magic for your skin. And it’s impossible to tell whether the latest trend is just plain hype or actually good for your skin. A large percentage of the time, these skincare products promote something called “peptides.” In order to understand how these claims are made, you need to have a [...]

2022-09-05T15:31:32-05:00July 1st, 2022|Blog, Skin Care|6 Comments

July 2022 Specials

JULY 2022 SPECIALS   SUMMER STOCK UP - TUESDAY, JULY 12TH 20% OFF all products Shop pre-sale in-store to pick your products out ahead of time! Your method of payment won't be charged until the day of the event. *Excludes services. Available online, in-store, by phone, and with curbside pickup.   Get an exclusive Village beach tote bag FREE with any Summer Stock Up purchase! *While supplies last.   ____________________________________________________________________   MORE JULY SPECIALS Ready, set, don't sweat: Get $200 OFF your miraDry treatment for excessive underarm [...]

2022-06-28T13:34:13-05:00June 28th, 2022|Specials|0 Comments

What is the difference between a serum and a cream?

What is the difference between a serum and a cream? When you are shopping for skincare products, it can be overwhelming due to the sheer variety of options available.  Add to this your skin type and seasonal variations, and the choices can leave you scratching your head. In this article, we will talk about the differences between face serums and face creams. The goal is to help you understand which one is right for you and help you choose the best skincare products with [...]

2022-08-24T09:15:28-05:00June 22nd, 2022|Blog, Skin Care|4 Comments

What is Hyaluronic Acid?

What is hyaluronic acid, and why is it good for your skin? There’s an ingredient that you’ll find in practically every skincare product category – cleansers, serums, moisturizers, and more. We’re talking about hyaluronic acid, an all-star skincare ingredient that has been scientifically proven to help your skin retain moisture and fight the signs of aging. But what is this substance, and why is it everywhere, including in our skincare products? What is hyaluronic acid? Hyaluronic acid (or HA) is a natural compound [...]

2022-08-24T09:16:50-05:00June 15th, 2022|Blog, Skin Care|3 Comments

Mineral Sunscreen vs. Chemical Sunscreen

Mineral vs. Chemical Sunscreen? The majority of Americans love to spend time in the sun, and the sunlight is good for us in many ways. But the harmful UV rays in sunlight can lead to sunburns, premature skin aging, and an increased risk of skin cancer. Sunscreens are scientifically proven to prevent these negative effects of sun exposure. There’s no doubt that sunscreens are good for skin and a necessary part of your daily skincare routine. But when you look at supermarket or pharmacy [...]

2022-08-24T09:18:26-05:00June 9th, 2022|Blog, Skin Care|5 Comments

What are Retinols?

What are Retinols? Retinols are natural substances that are a form of vitamin A. They are present in some of the best skincare products because of their powerful anti-acne and anti-aging properties. Please continue reading to learn more about retinol and its effect on your skin. What does retinol do for the skin? Retinol is a type of vitamin A. When it is applied to the skin, it penetrates the stratum corneum (upper layer of skin) and partially into the dermis (middle layer [...]

2022-08-24T09:22:01-05:00June 7th, 2022|Blog, Skin Care|7 Comments

June 2022 Specials

JUNE 2022 SPECIALS Spend $200 in SkinMedica get a FREE Instant Bright Eye Kit | $140 value Get 20% off all SkinMedica Retinols Purchase 1 oz. Revision Revox Line Relaxer get a FREE Vitamin K Serum and Youthful Lip Replenisher | $87 value Spend $60 in Elta and get a FREE 1oz. Recovery Serum and Recovery Toner | $46 value Spend $125 in Trish McEvoy Cosmetics get a FREE Beauty Booster Lip Gloss | $27 value Get a FREE Elta Tote Bag with a $50 or [...]

2022-06-13T12:00:28-05:00June 3rd, 2022|Specials|0 Comments

What are Growth Factors?

What are Growth Factors? Growth factors are natural substances that play an important role in cell growth, renewal, and differentiation in various parts of the body. In the skin, growth factors are essential to maintain the skin’s structure and function. Many types of cells in the skin secrete growth factors. Some skincare products contain growth factors, but not all products are created equally in this regard. How do growth factors work? Growth factors are proteins that support the repair and regeneration of skin [...]

2022-08-24T09:23:02-05:00May 24th, 2022|Blog, Skin Care|7 Comments
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