How to Take a Skin-Cation from the Environmental Effects on Your Skin
October 30, 2019
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Your skin’s health can vary from day to day, but did you know that your environment could be playing a major role in all this drama? Environmental stressors like climate, weather, season, altitude, and travel are just a few things that can wreak havoc on your complexion.
Even if you’re wearing layers or putting on sunscreen, your climate has a big effect on your skin.
Tropical—A hot, humid beach is the recipe for a perfect vacation. But the moisture in the air also opens up your pores, making skin oilier and shinier.
Adapto-what? A Quick Breakdown of Bioadaptive Botanicals in Nutricentials
May 13, 2019
Bioadaptive botanicals, also known as adaptogens, are the big buzz in modern skin care. Why? As the name suggests, they’re plants that adapt to their natural environments. Basically, bio = environment, and adaptive = able to adjust to changing conditions. While it sounds pretty straightforward, there’s a bit more to it than meets the eye.
1. is nontoxic
2. reduces the body’s stress response
3. supports overall health by helping your body achieve balance
With that in mind, here are a few of the bioadaptive botanicals making their skin care debut in the Nutricentials® system.
Take Your Pick: How to Personalize Nu Skin® to Fit Your Skin Type
March 26, 2019
Skin care. It can be a luxurious or daunting experience—it can be hard to know what your skin needs. Whether you’re new to skin care or a self-proclaimed skin guru, sticking to these simple principles can help you create a personalized skin care routine through every season and every stage of your life.
The first step in creating a personalized skin care routine is knowing your skin type. Your skin type helps you select products that are tailored for what your skin needs. Here are some key indicators of each skin type:
Normal: Normal skin is generally balanced—not too dry...
Your DIY Relaxing Bubble Bath: Before, During & After
January 17, 2019
Drawing the “movie scene” bath with candles and bubbles takes a little more work than we’d like. Lighting that one candle you had in the kitchen and using your child's soap to create enough bubbles to cover yourself just doesn’t quite cut it. If you can take some extra time to prep, you will get to relax in your dream bath.
Clear a night on your calendar to make sure that there are no other obligations for you to worry about. If you have kids arrange for your husband or family member to get them out of the house for...
If you have visitors all year round, or just around the Holidays, hosting family and friends can be overwhelming. We know. But if you are prepared it can make the experience enjoyable for everyone. So here are a few tips to creating the perfect guest bathroom.
The feel of a bathroom starts from the very moment your guest walks in. It doesn’t need to look like something out of a high-in hotel suite, but it should be clean and pleasing to the eye. A good rule to follow is using neutral colors with calming accent pieces and colored items.
As the seasons change so does your skin. Depending on the time of year, your skin is going to need a different skin care routine. In the Summer, skin needs protection from harmful UV rays and a good cleanser to keep your pores clean from the excess oils your skin produces. By the time Fall and Winter roll around your skin needs to recuperate from the hot summer and prepare for the harsh winter. In the Winter, skin needs to be moisturized and kept hydrated while the air is cold and dry. Below are a few tips we recommend for...
13 Tips for Sun Protection: This Summer and Beyond
September 19, 2018
In the summer when the days are longer, and the sun is brighter, most people start thinking about their upcoming vacations—but few are thinking about how to protect their skin. In fact, only 34 percent of adults reported applying sunscreen with SPF 15 or higher,1 even though one-third of adults reported having a sunburn within the past year.2
If you’re among these numbers, now is the time to take some action in protecting your skin from the sun—not just in the summer but every single day of the year. Harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays don’t just show up from May to...
Does anybody want to age prematurely? Of course not! People want to defy their age and we do that through healthy living. Nu Skin has invested in innovative technologies that target the sources of aging to create game-changing products: ageLOC Youth and ageLOC R2. These two products complement each other quite nicely to form the ultimate anti-aging duo. Together they create a powerful combination that can help change your life for the better.
ageLOC Youth is our most advanced anti-aging supplement. It promotes what we call “youthspan”, that is, the years you can enjoy life being active, energetic, and healthy....
Long hours in the library, falling asleep at your laptop, staying up all night to finish a paper, and getting up the nerve to sit by your crush – just a typical day in the life of a college student, am I right? Whether you are a freshman or a senior, we could all use a little something to help us get through the semester.
To make each day a little easier we have put together a few things that are “a must” when going back to school.
No matter how ambitious you are there will be those moments where...
From freezing winter temperatures to bright summer sunlight, your hair takes a beating every day. Your hair also takes a lot of damage from dyeing, highlighting, flat ironing, and curling; it’s time to show it some serious love. Remember, regular and consistent care for your hair helps avoid damage, breakage, and thinning.
However, all hair is different. Each one needs its own specific brand of TLC. Here are some simple ways to care for your locks, no matter what type of hair you have.
Shampoo often. This sounds like a no-brainer, but straight hair actually needs more shampooing...