Just What is a Real Mom?

 

My definition of a real Mom is someone who manages to take care of her family, work full time (even if at home), take care of the animals (two dogs, cat, saltwater fish and one lonely beta fish), make time for the home maintenance, cooks dinner, does the shopping (always shoots for healthy choices), schedules the dentist appointments, classroom Mom, soccer Mom, does regular carpool, makes sure that her kids have a warm breakfast because we all know that a warm breakfast helps you think better at school! At least that is what my kids are...

Center Yourself

 

Center Yourself, Personally and Professionally Our minds tend to work around the clock, leaving very little time to take a breath and have a moment of clarity, but keeping the mind clear and focused is essential in maintaining the perfect balance in life. Finding – and taking – time for yourself everyday is crucial to the balancing act of life. Dedicate one hour as “me time” at least once a week, and truly pamper yourself, whether through a luxurious spa treatment or simply a warm bath in your own home. Additionally, set aside time to...

Spring Break? Don't forget your sunscreen!

 

The truth is: the sun is harsh. Although we love it for keeping us warm, we don't like the fact that it can do some pretty intense damage to our skin. So, how do we protect ourselves from the sun's penetrating rays? You guessed it: sunscreen. Along with dryness, sun spots, and unwanted wrinkles, the sun is also capable of much worse things, like skin cancer. Scientifically speaking, the sun penetrates deep into your skin and damages the essential collagen-making cells that give your skin its elasticity, leaving your skin...

Wash Me Recommendation

 

Below is a recommendation that was sent to us by Grace, a loyal Sarah Swanson Skincare fan! Click here to learn more about the Sugar Face line of products

What is Triple "H"?

 

Hydrate, Hydrate, Hydrate There is a huge difference between DRY & DEHYDRATED! Dry simply means lack of oil, from under production of sebum from the oil producing glands. Dehydrated, on the other hand, is LACK of H2O!  This means not drinking enough fluids, not moisturizing enough or moisturizing with the wrong kind of moisturizer or not protecting your skin’s barrier function layer. Now, you ask…Just how do you Hydrate properly???  Well, first and foremost, Drink plenty of WATER ! That does NOT mean 1 bottle of water per day. ...

Healthy Skin Musts feature in Hair Cut and Style Magazine

 

Welcome to our blog! We'll be sharing all of the latest news and beauty tips! We were just featured in the Spring issue of Hair Cut & Style Magazine! The article was all about keeping your skin healthly...