The latest skincare buzz from GlowLuxe

The Power Of Adaptogens - Chaga And Reishi In Skincare.

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Adaptogens, a category of herbs and fungi, have long been revered for their ability to help the body adapt to stressors, both internal and external. In skincare, these botanical wonders are gaining popularity for their potential to address a myriad of skin concerns, from inflammation to premature aging.

Exploring Topical Botox: Leuphasyl, Syn-Ake and Argireline.

Can I get Topical Botox? Leuphasyl, Argireline, Syn-Ake

One fascinating development gaining attention is the rise of "Topical Botox," a non-invasive alternative to its injectable counterpart. This revolutionary approach to skincare involves potent ingredients known for their ability to mimic the effects of Botox

Are You Using Too Many Acids In Your Skincare?

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Skincare's heavy hitters, acids are a reliable solution for addressing a myriad of skin concerns, from dullness to acne scars, fine lines, breakouts, and blackheads. The appeal and benefit is undeniable, but maximizing their potential can be challenging. Using acids correctly requires experience and is an art that requires balance and understanding of your skin's unique needs.

All about Laser Hair Removal

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If you're considering laser hair removal, this post is for you!  In recent years, laser hair removal has become a popular choice for those seeking a lasting solution to unwanted hair. Let's take a quick look at the history of laser hair removal, the science behind its effectiveness, the myriad benefits it offers, and how its cost compares to traditional methods like waxing and shaving.

5 Signs You May Have A Damaged Skin Barrier - Victoria BC

5 signs you have a damaged skin barrier. Victoria BC.

There's a pervasive myth in skincare today that "more is better." It's amazing how often we have clients coming to us with skin issues that have been exacerbated by the use of overly aggressive treatments, or the overuse of retinols and exfoliating products.

In light of this, it's crucial to have the right treatments and habits to keep the skin barrier supported and functioning at an optimal level. A healthy and well-maintained barrier equals healthy, glowing skin!

Here are the top 5 signs that you may have damaged your skin barrier

Beauty Exposed: The Problem With Some Popular Skincare Ingredients

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When you visit us at Glow Luxe, there's a high probability we'll take a closer look at your skincare choices. Especially if you're having issues with acne or inflammation. Here's a list of a few ingredients (though not complete) that may not be the best choice for most skin types.

Why Is My Skin Sensitive, Reactive And Flaky Dry? Real Client Study.

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Recently, a client came to us with highly reactive and mildly inflamed skin, coupled with congestion and blemish activity on her cheeks and nose. She expressed frustration as she noticed that no matter which products she used (excluding our own brands), her skin reacted negatively. She was particularly concerned about her "under-eye" area, where she observed slight discoloration and tiny bumps...

Are You Over-Exfoliating Your Skin? How To Tell, And What To Do About It.

Are you over-exfoliating your skin? What to do about damaged skin barrier. Victoria BC

Exfoliation is a crucial step in any skincare routine, as it helps remove dead skin cells, unclogs pores, and promotes a fresh, radiant complexion. However, like anything in life, there can be too much of a good thing. Over-exfoliation is a common mistake that many individuals make in their pursuit of flawless skin. Even some skin professionals will make this common mistake...

The Dream Team: Botox And Neuropeptides.

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The effectiveness of Botox injections can be significantly enhanced with the support of neuropeptides. Let's explore how Acetyl Hexapeptide-8, Pentapeptide-18, Syn-Ake, and Snap-8 play crucial roles in supporting and maximizing the benefits of Botox injections.

What Is The Best Facial Treatment For Acne? Victoria BC

what is the best facial treatment for acne? Victoria BC 

Finding the best facial treatment for acne can be a game-changer for individuals struggling with this common skin condition. AC Dual, with its combination of red and blue IPL, presents a powerful and effective option for acne management. It not only targets the root causes of acne but also enhances the overall quality of the skin.

What is the Best Treatment for Brown Spots on Skin? Victoria BC

What is the best treatment for brown spots on the skin? Victoria BC

Brown spots on the skin, often referred to as hyperpigmentation, can be a source of concern for many individuals seeking to achieve clear and radiant skin. These pigmented patches can take various forms, from age spots to melasma, and can appear on the face, hands, or other areas of the body.

Can You Do Anything About Age Spots? Victoria BC

Can you do anything about age spots? Victoria BC

As we journey through life, our skin tells the story of our experiences, from the sunny days of youth to the wisdom of age. However, one narrative that many of us would rather avoid is the appearance of age spots. These small, dark blemishes can leave us feeling self-conscious about our skin, but the good news is that you don't have to accept age spots as an inevitable part of aging.