How To Keep Your Skin Healthy This Winter

Michael Escoto

Over the last couple of weeks winter has finally arrived in the Bay Area, and it has come with a vengeance. Livermore, Dublin, San Ramon, and surrounding cities have been pelted with rare and much needed rain coupled with a drastic temperature drop. Let’s take a look at some tips that will ensure your skin is just as healthy in the cold as it was it the heat.

How to Apply Your Halloween Makeup

Halloween is the time of year where we get to pretend to be anything our heart desires. Do you want to be something brutal and scary like a zombie or a serial killer? No one will bat an eye. How about a pretty Disney princess or a celebrity? That is awesome as well. Halloween is all about freedom, creativity and having a great time.

No matter what you choose to be for Halloween, if your costume involves facial makeup, follow these simple steps.

7 Skin Care Mistakes to Avoid

Michael Escoto

There is nothing more important to your overall beauty routine than keeping your skin healthy. Surprisingly, there are many people that have never learned how to properly care for their skin. In this blog, I will take a look at common skin care mistakes that can lead to wrinkles, dry skin, and breakouts.

5 Beauty Rules You Should Break

The beauty world is full of both written and unwritten rules. From the age of beauty print magazines to modern beauty blogs (including this one), there have always been sources to tell us what combinations look good, which look bad, how to best take care of our hair and nails, and what hairstyles to wear in each season. While all of this information is extremely valuable (there is a reason they became “rules” in the first place) it is also important to note that every person is different, and what may look great for one may not work for another. Think of beauty rules as guidelines that are meant to be experimented with.

The Essential Steps of a Pedicure

Pedicures may be the single most popular beauty treatment at spas and salons. After all, who doesn’t want to have their feet rubbed down and treated by an experienced and talented esthetician? Pedi’s feel great, are good for your skin, and leave you looking your best. Although there are many different types of pedicures with various steps, these are the essentials that they all have in common.

10 Ways To Keep Your Skin Healthy This Summer

With each passing day it is getting a little hotter in the Bay Area. Summer is well on its way and it is going to be long, hot, and dry. In order to combat the change of season and the brutal heat that awaits, you will need to make some changes to your skin care routine. Obviously, the plans that you had for winter and spring were not designed to protect your skin from the sometimes overwhelming California sun, so some adjustments are in order.

How to (Finally) Quit Biting Your Nails

Grinding from nail biting will damage your teeth over time, and each time you bite your nails you risk damage and infection. In order to look your best and keep your teeth and fingers healthy, you must take the steps necessary to end this tempting habit.