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As trivial as it might sound, the best sun protection out there is about wearing hats, sunglasses and clothes. You can also rely on zinc oxide and astaxanthin in that respect. And then there is sunscreen, which you shouldn’t actually rely on. For decades, doctors and media have been recommending the use of sunscreen before going outside. Why then, one might wonder, the incidence of cancer cases has increased dramatically since people started using sunscreen? Well, all these specialists avoid talking about the specific types of sunscreen that are actually efficient for their purpose. How often have you heard recommendations on how to efficiently “use” sunscreen in order to protect yourself from skin cancer and at the same time increase levels of vitamin D, which is so important for your health and plays a vital role in preventing melanoma. 

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Why I don’t’ use botox and dermafillers? Botos is a toxic material. It lead to issues with the nervous system and the blood stream. One of the major side effects of botox is causing the facial muscles to get weak because muscles are being paralyzed by the botox injection therefore there is a lack of motion in the facial muscles. When there is no activity of facial muscles the skin droops. I want movement in my muscles, I want to be able to build these muscles. When it comes to dermafillers, it’s not that dangerous. The dermafiller contains hyaluronic acid, which is a substance naturally present in the human body. It is found in the highest concentration in fluids in the eyes and joints. In fact, hyaluronic acid has been promoted as a “fountain of youth”. Hyaluronic acid works by acting as a cushion and lubricant in the joints and other tissues. In addition to that, it might affect the way the body responds to injury. There are no severe adverse effects of hyaluronic acid identified yet. Continue Reading

A couple of months ago, I decided to give Kiehl’s a try and I wrote several posts on the topic. I’ve been using these products since and now I can give you an informed opinion on their long-term effect on your skin. Continue Reading

A third KIEHL’S product, and the last one I’m using right now and righting about is the Butterstick Lip Treatment SPF 25. Continue Reading