Tag Archives: skin

Winter Skin Care: Avoid Long Showers and Hot Baths

Do you change your skin care routine as the seasons change? Winter brings with it drier air and colder temperatures – both harsh conditions for your skin. Alpha Skin Care is aware that dry skin can be uncomfortable and irritating for our customers … Continue reading

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Same Great Products, Different Names!

“Names aren’t just coat hooks, they’re coats.  They’re the first thing anyone knows about you.” – Nick Harkaway If names are like coats, we wear them, and not like coat hooks, a place to hang them, shouldn’t names accurately reflect who … Continue reading

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Under My Skin

  When it comes to beauty, trends seem to focus on the outer appearance. From spring fashion tips to makeup must haves, we are surrounded by outer beauty themes.  That is why we would like to suggest a changing the … Continue reading

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What’s on a Label?

Google search alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs) and you will find pages and pages of information.  Most agree that alpha hydroxy acids are naturally occurring, nontoxic acids that have been used to help improve the appearance  of skin for centuries.  Most … Continue reading

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The Skinny on pH

Do you know what pH stands for?  Why is the pH level important in skin care products? Here is a quick explanation to help you be a savvy skin care shopper. Those two little letters, pH, stands for “potential hydrogen” … Continue reading

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Three Simple Steps to Glowing Skin

Toners and tonics and serums, oh my! Do you really need 8 steps in your skin care routine? Despite all the advertising and media hype, skin care is really very simple and doesn’t have to break the bank. There are … Continue reading

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Microdermabrasion: Friend or Foe?

Microdermabrasion is all the rage in skin care these days but what is it really doing to your skin? In a nutshell microdermabrasion uses a tool to buff away the dead skin cells from the outer most layer of the … Continue reading

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