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Sunscreen Myths Busted

Understanding sunscreen myths requires a basic understanding of UVA and UVB light. They are both forms of ultraviolet (UV) light that can affect the health of your skin after exposure.  UVA light has a longer wave that penetrates into the thickest layer of skin, called the dermis. Unprotected exposure to UVA rays can lead to […]

Trust the Process: My Rule On Skin Care Products

If you’re considering coming to Luxe for skin care services, you should know that I don’t believe there is a “one size fits all” solution to skin care.  While there are baseline treatment suggestions, how I treat one client may be completely different from how I treat another based on what I uncover during my initial skin analysis.    The same goes for skin […]

 Things to Do Before Your Next Hair Removal Appointment

It’s time to get on the schedule for your spring hair removal appointments!  While I typically recommend you continue hair removal service all year long, I have some clients that take the winter off.  If that’s you, it’s time to schedule your hair removal appointment AND start prepping at home. 5 things you need to […]

Commit to Self Care – A New Year’s Resolution for You

I’m on the fence about how I feel about New Year’s resolutions.  On one hand, it’s important to have goals.  On the other, New Year’s resolutions often fall flat by the end of the January.   Do you know why that is? Studies show that more than 80% of people that make New Year’s resolutions don’t […]

A Special Note from Me to You

The holiday season is upon us.  For many, myself included, the holidays are a time to reflect on the year that has passed and think about what we want to accomplish in the year ahead. To be blunt, 2020 has been nothing short of a dumpster fire for me!  Between COVID and an unexpected move, […]

Fall Skin Care Adjustments to Make Now

Stress not only wreaks havoc on your body, but also your skin.  2020 has been filled with stress and many of you are showing signs of it through the quality of your skin.  As we transition from summer to fall, it’s the perfect time to evaluate your skin’s condition, make adjustments to your routine and […]

Stem Cell Science: The Secret Weapon in Your Anti-Aging Arsenal

Shhh.  Did you hear that?  The cells inside your body are talking to each other!  I’m not crazy, I’m just kidding!  You’re not going to hear them actually “talking” but they are communicating below your skin’s surface.  And, what they are saying plays a role in your skin’s health and overall appearance. The Conversation Happening […]

How Omega-3 Deficiency Could be Sabotaging your Skin Quality

Omega-3 has many powerful health benefits.  Even though it’s one of the most studied nutrients and most people are somewhat aware of it’s importance, many of us still aren’t consuming enough foods that contain it in our daily diets. If you’re having a hard time getting enough Omega-3 in naturally through the foods you consume, […]

The Next COVID Challenge: Mask Acne

Ugh, are you sick of hearing and worrying about COVID?  I know I am!  Well, we’re not done just yet.   In the studio, I continue to focus on being hyper vigilant about cleaning so I can safely remain open.  You may not know this about me, but I’m a self-proclaimed germaphobe so I would never […]