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Get Glowing Skin (In Under 1 Week!)

Love Your Skin Beautiful by Ashley Steinmann | How to get glowing skin

Ever have one of those days where your skin seems to be dull and flakey with a very “cakey” makeup look? When my skin is breaking out, dull, or in a total rut, this is my go-to pick-me-up routine! Follow this easy regime for a few days, and I am convinced that you will uncover a healthier, dewy glow in a week or less (of course everyone is different, so this definitely isn’t a claim, but I’ve seen it on…

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Clinic Q&A with Leslie Escalante, PA-C

Epionce skin care anti aging

Hey beauties! I’m excited to introduce to you a new section on my website called “Clinic Q&A” where I will be asking the pros (dermatologists, medical spas, P.A.s, orthodontists, and more!) all the questions you want to know about skin care and other beauty interests! The first Q&A session will come from my partnership last year with the medical spa, Balanced Health and Beauty in Austin, Texas, where I got to sit down with the beautiful Leslie Escalante, PA-C and…

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Fix Split Ends with Moroccan Argan Oil

Love Your Skin Beautiful by Ashley Steinmann | Fix split ends

Fix Split Ends with Moroccan Argan Oil  Good news everyone! LYSB is back and better than before, and I’m excited to announce that I am now expanding to hair and makeup! So to kick off this new and daring “branch off,” I’m going to introduce a gem I have found for fixing split ends and repairing hair damage, which has helped me grow my hair longer than ever before over these past several months. Let’s get to it!    {I…

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The Face Mask for a Face-and-Chest Acne Treatment

Summertime is always the time that I like to relax and take a breather while enjoying the emergence of warm weather. And as we all know, the warmer the weather, the less makeup we want to have on. So, it’s time to give your skin a naturally beautifying boost before it goes bare! Let me introduce to you my new favorite face mask, Queen Helene Mint Julep Masque! Why I love this face mask so much: It tightens pores, keeps…

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Get Rid of Acne: Salicylic Acid vs. Benzoyl Peroxide

Everyone has experienced the grief of a surprise breakout. We’re all familiar with a pimple here, a painful zit there, waking up the day of your interview with a whitehead, or stopping into the bathroom just to see that the painful bump you discovered that morning has now turned into a white-capped mountain. With numerous types of acne issues, and only two major acne-combusting agents available, it’s good to know which product to use when a facial emergency makes itself…

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Olive Oil: The Natural Cure for Skin with Eczema

Have you ever run your hand down your arm and felt a host of tiny bumps? Maybe you’ve been noticing some rough, red patches around the back of your legs that creams just can’t seem to cure. Two of the most common culprits for such skin conditions include: Eczema (also known as atopic dermatitis), which affects approximately 20% of the US population (according to USNews), and is characterized by dry, itchy, inflamed patches of skin. Keratosis Pilaris (KP), which is…

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How to Remove a Fake Tan Gone Wrong – Fast!

Ever since high school, I’ve been in hot pursuit of the perfect fake tan. Always aware of the dangers of tanning via the sun, I tried just about every name-brand and off-brand fake tanner you could think of; some of which worked well and some of which were obvious fake tan failures. I went through stages of being orange, brown, red (that was weird), and golden; most of which caused me horror and panic in desperate attempts to remove such…

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The Lead-Free Lipstick: Preventing a Poisonous Kiss

Ever heard that old phrase “the kiss that can kill?” With the way that lipsticks are manufactured, that phrase may not be too far from the truth. In order to manufacture lipsticks cheaply and in abundance, cosmetic companies allow for high levels of lead content to sneak into their products, as the cheap ingredient that deposits a lovely hue on your lips more than often contains this poisonous culprit. With prolonged use, these high amounts of lead, which can be…

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Selsun Blue Shampoo: The Best Rosacea Treatment

  Selsun Blue Shampoo: The Best Rosacea Treatment Rosacea is one of those skin conditions that is both a blessing and a curse. It tends to manifest itself as a chronic skin flare, yet when at bay gives a rosy, natural blush. From a family with rosacea, my beautiful grandmother has been the longest sufferer of this inherently chronic condition, yet recently she has found – like many others – the most surprising, inexpensive, best rosacea treatment. Between countless dermatologist…

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Danger-Proof Your Summer: The Sunscreen Spots You Can’t Afford to Miss!

Before you head out for your summer vacay in the sizzling sun, make sure your sunscreen doesn’t miss these important areas that are most commonly skipped! Turns out, these frequently missed spots on the skin are places that skin cancer could occur – so take some time out of your sunny day to to give them the protection they deserve!   ON MEN: Back of the neck: this area is frequently missed as it is out of plain view, and…

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