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Say Sayonara to Sun Spots!

Say Sayonara to Sun Spots!

I admit that the “sun spots”, (technically melasma), on the backs of my hands are bothersome, and I have tried IPL, (Intense Pulsed Light), treatments at the dermatologist which were expensive at $250.00 per treatment with 3 to 4 recommended treatments and...

Skincare Q&A – What is Melasma?

Recently I received a question from reader Carrie – “I have noticed that some women have a tannish discoloration on their face and neck.  What is this?” Excellent question, Carrie.  That discoloration is known as melasma.  What is Melasma ?...

Lancome Bright Expert and a Giveaway!

Remember the days of our youth when we didn’t wear sunscreen?  We didn’t know then what we know now about the damage the sun can do to our skin.  Now that we’re older and better informed we’ve started to wear sunscreen, but in most cases the...

How to Diminish Age Spots

When I asked readers last week what their skincare issues were – it was interesting to hear the responses from so many of you.   Sagging skin, age spots, dark circles, puffy eyes, softened jawline, acne, large pores and more.   Many of you had makeup issues...