Skin Care

November: Transition Month

  I think of November as a ‘transitioning’ month in skin care. Why? Simply because in the Central Texas area we gradually move from a warmer climate to a cooler dryer climate. When the seasons change so does your skin. In humid months the skin stays more hydrated, but as we move Read more…

By Linda Jenkins, ago
Body Contouring

Did You Know?

Did you know our Wellness Spa offers a variety of services not found in most day spas? If you’re all about a more healthy lifestyle and total wellness, check this out: Massage – Therapeutic, Swedish, Deep Tissue, Pregnancy, Hot Stone and Energy work I have to say, we have some of Read more…

By Linda Jenkins, ago
Skin Care

Face Mapping and More

  Osmosis has a face mapping chart that I find to be very helpful. When a client has concerns and issues about a particular area of the face, this chart is ideal for showing the client and explaining why the area(s) is inflammed, broken out or has pigmentation issues. To view the face mapping click Read more…

By Linda Jenkins, ago
Health Spa

Dog Days of Summer

The “dog days of summer” are officially upon us! Ever wonder where that phrase came from?  Here’s what I found on Dictionary.com. The original post was made July 10, 2010 and later reposted in 2015. What’s the Origin of the Dog Days? July 6, 2015 by: Dictionary.com 56 Comments It’s hot again, up Read more…

By Linda Jenkins, ago
Healthy Eating

Benefits of Vitamin A

Are you aware of all the forms of Vitamin A? There are 3 prescription strength retinoids on the market today: Tretinoin –  Retin-A, Atralin, Avita, Retin-A Micro and Renova Tazarotene –  Avage and Tazorac Adapelene –  Differin Some of you have probably used one or two of the above. Maybe Read more…

By Linda Jenkins, ago
Skin Care

Inflammation and The Skin

When we think of inflammation the first thing that usually comes to mind is swelling, redness and some sort of pain. Not all inflammation is topical; the body can become internally inflammed as well. This can be caused from a multitude of things such as eczema and psoraisis which are Read more…

By Linda Jenkins, ago
Motivation

A New Year, A New You!

2016 HAS ARRIVED! Are you one of many who have resolved to lose weight, drink less, spend more time with the kids, start volunteering or work with a charitable organization? All great aspirations, unfortunately they’re usually short-lived. What about a new goal pertaining to your skin care? What?! You might Read more…

By Linda Jenkins, ago