In 1981, the FDA approved bovine collagen for cosmetic injection. Since its approval, dozens of injectable fillers have been developed and approved for cosmetic use. The first filling agents were formulated to help with therapy-induced facial fat loss and lipoatrophy in HIV patients; however, some physicians started administering fillers to their patients seeking cosmetic rejuvenation. The injectable poly-l-lactic acid was the filler of choice at…
Makeup with sunscreen seems like the ultimate win; however, the reality is that most do not use enough of theproduct to get the proper sun protection factor. Anytime sun protection factor is added to a…
It takes a lot of effort to make sure makeup can withstand the elements, especially during the warmer months. The sweaty, sticky heat can melt makeup in a matter of minutes.In the era of COVID-19,…

Au Naturel: Eyebrow Options

Written by Kelly Baker
Back in the day, the 1990s, over-tweezed, super thin, with no arch-look was the eyebrow style – think Pamela Anderson circa her Baywatch days. Fast forward to today and trends have changed in a major way – enter full and natural eyebrows. A good eyebrow artist knows to maintain the same attitude through it all – follow the natural eyebrow shape and arch, not the…
Learn lip balance tips and tricks for clients presented by Jaclyn Peresetsky in her monthly video column entitled, "Skin Accessories." Scroll down to watch the full video!

September 2022

Brands of the Month

  • Face Reality Skincare
  • Repechage
  • Eminence Organic Skin Care