My Journey With Dermatomyositis

Along with March being Women’s history month, it is also Autoimmune disease Awareness month. There is no way I could let this month pass with out sharing my personal story living with a rare autoimmune disease for the last 6 years. I’ll try not to make it too long. It all began with a purple […]

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Wonderful Woman Owned Businesses

In celebration of Women’s History Month I’d like to highlight 3 of my favorite Philly based woman owned businesses. These 3 locations are my go to places when I need goodies for myself or gifts for friends and family. The first gem I’d like to highlight is Marsh and Mane. Its is the beauty supply […]

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Benefits of a Professional Facial

Facials. Some think that they are frivolous and unnecessary but i’d like to share why they they are amazing for your skin and well being. Listed below are some Reasons why you should consider adding professional facials into your grooming regimen. Assessment of the skin -You get the one on one opportunity to have your […]

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Brazilian Waxing for Newbies

Brazilian Waxes. Not for the faint of heart, but the results are so worth it. I strongly recommend getting a couple bikini waxes or a deep bikini waxes prior, to work up to a brazilian wax. I’ll never forget I had a client who’d never even gotten her brows waxed come in insisting on a […]

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Basic Tips on Fighting Maskne

Maskne isn’t a new occurrence to me. As an esthetician, its been common for me to treat healthcare workers(mainly operating room nurses) suffering from what we now call maskne for years. The technical term for maskne is “acne mechanica” it’s the result of friction against the skin causing inflammation and irritation and clogged pores. All […]

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Niche Fragrance Sampling for the Novice

I absolutely adore fragrance. Especially niche fragrance. Whats niche fragrance you ask? Well according to wikipedia.com it is fragrance made by companies dedicated primarily to creating fragrance as opposed to scents from fashion houses, often called designer fragrance. They are often small artisanal fragrance houses that don’t make their scents readily available at mainstream retailers. […]

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The Wellness Refinery

Infrared Sauna. Tonic Bar. Wellness Market. Amazing. Nestled in the heart of Old City Philadelphia is where you will find The Wellness Refinery. Located on the ground floor is the tonic bar where the staff served a wide array of delicious herbal tonics and elixirs that will do your mind and body good. My personal […]

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