Author Archives: Linda Giannotti

Kojic Acid – Skin Lightening

Since its discovery by the Japanese twenty years ago, kojic acid products have taken the skin care industry by storm. It’s an alternative that’s natural yet still very effective. This mushroom extract is an extremely popular skin lightening treatment. Many … Continue reading

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Salicylic home skin peel – a great beginning

Salicylic acid is a mild home face peel that can be used as a starting point for treating a number of skin conditions. It is most beneficial for oily and acne prone skin types, and can also be used on … Continue reading

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New shades added to Ultra Sensitive Mineral Makeup line

We’ve recently added two new shades (with a third coming soon!) to our line of Ultra Sensitive Loose Mineral Bases. Please find the shade comparison chart below for those of you who may have used our Original Loose Mineral Base … Continue reading

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Makeup Tip: Bigger, Brighter Eyes!

brighten up your eyes and make them look bigger. Your peeps will thank you!

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10 Reasons to Switch to Mineral Makeup

Mineral makeup is free of the harsh dyes, preservatives and fragrances found in many traditional cosmetics. Eliminating additives can help eliminate skin irritation, especially for those with sensitive skin.

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Which mineral shade for my skintone

What shade would be the best for me as foundation?

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Mineral formulas

What is difference from say bare minerals and the mineral formulas now sold at drug store?

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Makeup question for fair skin

QUESTION:
which liquid for fair skin, pink cheeks for summertime and winter?

ANSWER:
Either Porcelain or Cream Beige shades

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Little hard white things deep into my skin

miliaQuestion: I need something for my “pearls”. I do not know the correct name- they are deep into my skin- little hard white things- they are not pimples or black heads, but just as ugly- I have a few of them now- I used to get facials routinely and she would remove them. What do you recommend?

ANSWER: The “pearls”, as you have referred to them, are actually called milia. (Go to this link) under Kits & Tools at the top of the home page, you will find two extractor kits. I personally prefer the #2 Kit as it contains the double loop extractor.

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It is Never Too Early to Start Acne Prevention

Yes, babies can get acne. No, it is not the same condition that will ruin their first day of middle school years later.

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