Tag Archives: skin care

Beauty Without Botulism

Beauty Without Botulism

No offense to my fellow forty- and fiftysomethings who spend a lot of time (and money) getting perfected by the professionals, but I really don’t think anything involving botulism shots (aka Botox) or tossing acid on my face (peels) should be part of ...
6 Tips for Instantly Softer Skin

6 Tips for Instantly Softer Skin

There’s something to be said for soft, silky skin. It’s luxurious. It’s healthy. It doesn’t scrape against the sheets when you roll over in bed at night. But no matter how much lotion you slather on, how many glasses of water you chug or how often yo ...
How to Get the Clear Skin You Crave

How to Get the Clear Skin You Crave

Whether you’re a teen who faces breakouts constantly or an adult who suffers from the occasional (yet always-inconvenient!) “spot,” blemishes are a pain to deal with. Besides causing discomfort and irritation, breakouts make inflammation, redness, po ...
Microdermabrasion at Home: What You Need to Know

Microdermabrasion at Home: What You Need to Know

Q: I’ve been intrigued by the idea of a professional microdermabrasion, but I’m nervous about making an appointment. Is there a simple, at-home alternative you’d recommend? Dr. Linda Miles D.O.M. responds: A: It is understandable an ...