Glow Luxe...The latest skin care buzz.

Smoother, firmer, healthier looking skin...here's how.

radio frequency and PEMF skin tightening and body contouring, antiaging

Radio frequency has come a long way since the early days of the first "monopolar" Thermage devices. Early radio frequency was quite painful and it was difficult to control the energy delivery to achieve the desire result for the client. Our new devices fall under the category of "multipolar" as the can have any where from 4 - 8 points of contact. This allows for smooth, even delivery of the radio frequency energy to ensure a comfortable, and effective treatment. "No pain, no gain" doesn't apply here.

5 ingredients to brighten skin, and reduce brown and red spots.

Vitamin C, Kojic Acid, Niacinamide, Arbutin, Azelaic Acid. brown spots and red spots, sun damage

From endless days of unprotected fun in the sun, to a shift in our hormone levels, there are many reasons people develop unwanted pigmentation changes. The good news is there are plenty of amazing skin care ingredients that can help fade away the browns and reds, and brighten your skin while they perform their magic. Face, neck, hands.....any body area can benefit from these complexion clearing super heroes! 

The Benefits Of Vitamin D - what’s the research saying?

Vitamin D has many benefits for the skin, including the prevention of premature aging + acne. Vitamin D is also helpful in treating dry skin, psoriasis and eczema. But did you know that Vitamin D is extremely important for a healthy immune system? Read on and find out "what the research is saying" about Vitamin D.

Article written by Dr Michelle Gaucher

Vitamin D for a healthy immune system. Naturopath. Victoria BC

Gifts Ideas For Beautiful Skin

Holiday gift guide victoria bc

The Perfect Skin Treatment At Home.

LED home skin care treatment mask antiaging

Times have changed at least for now, with many mature clients leaning toward the comfort and safety of home, and avoiding the contact of clinical treatments. Even so, setting aside time for self care and a little skin pampering goes a long way in helping one look and feel their best...

The menopause and how it can affect your skin.

menopause and how it can affect your skin

Throughout our lives there are times when we experience changes and challenges with our skin. As women move into their 40's and 50's a major influence on the skin is menopause.

 

Alpha Arbutin, the best brightening ingredient you've never heard of.

alpha arbutin. treatment for sun damage and brown spots. acne scars

Next to acne and wrinkles, hyperpigmentation is one of the biggest skin issues across the board. Everyone wants an even, clear complexion!

Home skin care, sanity, and a sense of well being.

Skin clinics are closed across the globe (Along with hair salons, but that's a whole other problem which a good hat covers for the moment). Social distancing, for now, is a way of life.....

covid and skin care victoria bc

4 Reasons Your Skin May Be Unhappy.

4 common reasons your skin may be misbehaving and giving you grief.

common reasons your skin is having problems

Menopausal skin & skin after 50.

Menopausal skin requires special care, and a refined customized approach. When working with menopausal skin, it's more than simply powering up a laser or other device. Treating menopausal skin is about understanding the requirements of skin that is undergoing some dramatic changes. It's about knowing the correct course of action and utilizing a holistic approach to target issues from a variety of angles. With the right guidance, skin can be healthy and glowing at every age.

treatments for menopausal skin

Azelaic Acid. The super hero ingredient you'll want to get to know.

While the word "acid" may sound scary this is one of those acids that's friendly, and worth getting to know.

Azelaic Acid is an amazing multi-tasking ingredient that is still not well known among the skin care professionals and product formulators. Many simply don't know how to work with it. That's slowly changing as they start to discover the amazing benefits this ingredient offers. 

azelaic acid in skin care

Do collagen supplements or creams really improve skin quality?

There's definitely no shortage of marketing proclaiming the benefits of ingesting collagen drinks as well as the application of collagen creams. The question is, do these products actually do anything for your skin? 

collagen supplements victoria bc