Good news for everyone who sees the cup as half full – your heart is healthier than those who see it as half empty! A new study from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign published in Health Behavior and Policy Review which looked at the relationship between optimism and cardiovascular health found there to be a positive correlation. A correlation of as much as double the chance of being heart healthy than their pessimistic friends.
Salicylic Acid peels are great for getting rid of old skin and sebum debris that clog the inside of your pores. Being a Beta Hydroxy Acid, Salicylic Acid is oil soluble, meaning that it can “eat” through the oils on your skin’s surface, and penetrate into the pore to loosen up the dirt the plugs up the pore which cause blackheads and pimples.
Microcurrent / Galvanic ion exchange, is the use of electric current to “push in” the ingredients of the topically applied conducting serum, and “pull out” impurities and dead skin cells. Usually, after a Microcurrent treatment, you will find bits of old skin debris on your skin’s surface. (I use a home beauty gadget that has galvanic/ultrasound/far infrared light/ micromassage) [Read more…]