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BRAND NEW from Environ, Intensive Revival Masque!

“The story behind why we developed Revival Masque is that this was my first step in the mission I have to make a skin care product that would be like a “Face Lift in a bottle”. I know that this is a preposterous idea, but as a dreamer I decided to pursue it.” –Dr. Des Fernandes [More]


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3 reasons to get a skin analysis

#1- Hyperpigmentation. Hyperpigmentation is an excessive amount of melanin being produced in one area of the skin. Melanin is the natural chemical that gives our skin, hair and eyes color. Most hyperpigmentation is caused by an accumulation of sun exposure and therefor damage. These spots usually start to appear at the age of early to mid-thirties, depending of course on the skin type and the sun exposure levels one has experienced. While some people may think these spots have suddenly appeared overnight, this damage has actually been with them for years and years prior to seeing it. [More]


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Winter Bumps Solution!

What is it? The proper term for this is Keratosis Pilaris. It’s an over production of keratin which is the natural protein substance in the skin. This build-up of keratin occurs on top of the follicles, creating a hard plug and often trapping hair underneath of it.[More]


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Exfoliation...Mechanical vs. Chemical

Why is it important to exfoliate? Exfoliation is extremely beneficial to the skin whether you’re trying to correct a problem or simply maintain your skin and prevent premature aging. Exfoliation removes dead, dull skin cells from the surface and reveals the “new” glowing skin underneath it. [More]


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Rosacea

What is it? Rosacea is a chronic vascular disorder characterized by extreme redness and congestion of the skin. This means that Rosacea is a relapsing or, reoccurring disorder that can be aggravated by certain internal and/or external triggers. Some examples of internal triggers would be stress, spicy foods, smoking, caffeine, and alcohol. Some examples of external triggers would be UV exposure, heat and hot/cold extremes, incorrect skin care products like harsh scrubs or irritating acids.[More]


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Sun Protection 101

Everyone knows UV rays are bad for us, but do you really know why? Or what they’re really capable of doing to our skin and health? Here's an indepth look at just some of the severe problems you risk developing by exposing yourself to the sun without any protection... [More]

Calgary Skin Health


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Top 5 Detoxifying Foods and 5 Foods to Avoid

Spring has finally arrived here in Calgary, bringing with it a perfect time for a little housecleaning. Most of us go through the winter months in storage mode, hide out, stay warm and eat. But now that spring is here it's time to shed that winter coat. A spring detox is a perfect way to welcome the new season. [More]

Calgary Weight Loss | weight management


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Lighten your skin naturally

Clearly everyone is obsessed with fair skin. However, not everyone is lucky to be blessed with natural fair skin. Instead of going in for a cosmetic skin lightening session, here are some natural agents to help you look fairer. [More]

Calgary Skin Health


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