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Thinking About Getting Botox or Fillers? Read this First.

As an esthetician, not a week goes by without someone asking me, “Renée, I’m thinking about getting fillers or doing ... Continue
What International Women's Day Means to Me

What International Women’s Day Means to Me

I believe in me, now more than ever. International Women’s Day is a time to honor both ourselves and all ... Continue
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Ingredients, Myths & Mistakes

The One Product I Never, Ever Use On My Skin

Using bar soap on your face is not healthy for your skin and it's something that I never, ever recommend ... Continue
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12 Skincare Trends for 2019—And Ones From 2018 That Need To Go

For the past 30 years, I've seen a lot of things come and go but I think these skincare trends ... Continue

The Beginner’s Guide To Vegan Skincare Products

You asked, we're answering. These are the basics to know about vegan ingredients in your products. What is vegan skincare? ... Continue
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Skin Types

3 Mistakes People Make When Determining Their Skin Type

If you're a regular reader of my blog or use my skincare line, you know that I believe there is ... Continue
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What It Really Means When Your Skincare Products Are Stinging

In the quest for skin perfection with the use of potent active ingredients to achieve it, you might notice that ... Continue
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Ingredients, Myths & Mistakes

Why This “Unpopular” Product Should Still Remain In Your Skincare Routine

Over the past 30 years of being an esthetician, I've learned that the skincare industry is much like the fashion ... Continue
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Ingredients, Myths & Mistakes

8 Surprising Cleansing Mistakes You Need To Stop Making

Washing your face. It should happen twice a day, every day and if not done correctly, it could be holding ... Continue
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Lifestyle, Learn

The Beauty Products I’m Loving Lately

I love experimenting with beauty products and changing up my routine as needed. Here are some skin, hair and body ... Continue