Gua Sha: The History, Benefits and Side Effects

What is Gua Sha

FUN FACT: Did you know that your skin accounts for about 15% of your body weight? What is Gua Sha? This is a Chinese word that is generally pronounced as Gwah-Shah is defined in two parts — “Gua” means “scrape” while ‘Sha’ is said to mean “sand” by some people, while others seem to give […]

Sugaring Vs Waxing: Here’s What You Need To Know

Sugaring vs Waxing

Dear body hair, if I had you removed for the 1000th time, please get the hint. Sugaring vs Waxing is a question you would have asked if you are someone who loves summer skin. While Waxing and sugaring are often grouped together, as popular hair removal methods that have a longer effect on the skin […]

Effects of Dermaplaning; The Pros and Cons

Effects of Dermaplaning

Dermaplaning is trending everywhere literally and this shouldn’t be too much of a surprise, because “ who doesn’t want to look good?”Anyway, so what’s the buzz about dermaplaning and why is it at the top of many people’s beauty treatment list? What is Dermaplaning? This is a form of facial exfoliation treatment that has nothing […]

Her Skincare Sauce and Recipe for Industry Success

Many estheticians would balk at the idea of cleansing a client’s face for longer than five minutes, but Regilynn Haywood has a secret sauce to skincare and one of her ingredients: an extended cleanse. She’s found that when she takes her time with cleansing, she’s able to get a better sense of exactly what’s going […]

How Victoria Tabak Brought the Lab and Nature into the Treatment Room

Victoria Tabak of Nature Pure Labs

Victoria Tabak grew up understanding the science behind skin care. In fact, she helped her father formulate holistic products, but eventually, she felt a calling towards another aspect of skin care. She wanted to come from behind the beakers of the laboratory and step into the treatment room, sharing her holistic knowledge as a licensed […]

Hidden Causes of Acne Your Esthetician Can Help With

Causes of Acne

No matter the age, acne can be devastating to self-esteem. In one of our previous guest posts, Face Reality Acne Clinic president Patrick Romani points out how acne comes with emotional chains that can significantly hamper a person’s social acumen. If you’re suffering from it now, the first step to getting rid of it is […]

Fifteen Reasons Why You Need a Licensed Esthetician

Why You Need a Licensed Esthetician

DIY (Do-It-Yourself) is the “in-thing” which is taking over the world at the moment. Many people find themselves watching various diy videos online just to avoid extra expenses. “Of course, why spend a thousand bucks when I’ve got all necessary ingredients in my kitchen?” is what we find ourselves saying these days. Don’t get it […]

Professional Face Masks That Will Make You Look Younger

Professional Face Masks That Will Make You Look Younger

“Aging is a fact of life, looking your age is not” – Dr Howard Murad Many people stare into the mirror each day, wondering why their faces look so dehydrated, rough, uneven, pale, saggy, etc. Why worry, when we’ve got the world’s best estheticians at your fingertips? Professionals in the world of esthetics have made […]

Exfoliating Without Scrubbing: An Informed Perspective

Exfoliating Without Scrubbing using 2B Bio Peel

According to the Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary, Exfoliation is “the act of removing dead cells from the surface of the skin in order to make it smoother” – Regular deep-cleansing and exfoliation should be part of your beauty routine. Did you know that many people carry dead skin everywhere they go? Some even flaunt it […]

Vitamin C Serum: The Benefits you Should Know About

Vitamin C Serum

Brighten, tighten and heighten your skin’s beauty to new levels with the tried-and-true: Vitamin C serum. Vitamin C is an amazing antioxidant that works hard for your skin by blocking damage caused by free radicals, so it minimizes fine lines and wrinkles. It also reduces inflammation, hyperpigmentation and promotes collagen production, helping to reveal a […]