Why You Need to Say No to Over-the-Counter Scrubs

Posted by on Feb 24, 2014

  Although over-the-counter scrubs (yes, even your brand-name favorites) may seem like they’re helping your skin, they actually contain microbeads, which are uneven pieces of plastic, that create microscopic tears on the surface of the skin. As if that isn’t reason enough to trash them, microbeads also harm the environment. In fact, they were recently banned […]

5 Reasons Why You Need to Use a Treating Lotion

Posted by on Feb 17, 2014

  Treating lotions are often mistaken for toners and labeled as an unnecessary extra step in skin care regimens. However, these easy-to-use mists instantly improve the health of the skin, and are a staple in a good beauty regimen. Here are the top five reasons why you need to start using one:   1. They give […]

How to Create the Perfect Red Lip

Posted by on Feb 10, 2014

Want to wear a bold, red lip this Valentine’s day but aren’t sure which shade to choose or how to properly apply it? The skin gym has you covered! Follow these simple steps to make sure your pout is colored to perfection this holiday. Find your perfect shade. Like all makeup, certain colors compliment certain skin […]

10 Golden Rules of Spray Tanning

Posted by on Feb 3, 2014

  As a skin care clinic, we’re always encouraging clients to avoid the sun and lather up with sunscreen. But with all of that SPF coverage, it’s often hard to get a tan. If you’re one of those people who feel more beautiful with tanned skin (because let’s be honest – tan fat is prettier than […]