Are Your Eyelashes Thinning As You Get Older?
Latisse® more than doubles lash fullness in 16 weeks.
What is Latisse® Solution?
Latisse® Solution, to promote eyelash growth, is an FDA approved liquid solution prescription made of 0.03% bimatoprost ophthalmic solution. Latisse® is actually a version of a glaucoma drug in eye drop form called bimatoprost (brand name Lumigan, manufacturer Allergan, Inc.), in use since FDA approval in 2001. During that period, eye doctors and their glaucoma patients noticed the hair growth side effect, with longer, lusher eyelashes appearing over time. The purpose of this solution is to enhance the appearance of your eyelashes. It will darken, thicken, and lengthen your eyelashes! This is the only product that effectively achieves this beautiful and desirable result. Since Latisse® Solution is a prescription only product; you must be seen by a license healthcare provider prior to it’s use.
Does Latisse® really work? YES! Latisse® lengthens, thickens and darkens eyelashes via a process that isn’t fully understood. Like the hair on your head, eyelashes sprout, grow for a while and eventually fall out. Latisse® both extends the growth phase and increases the number of hairs that sprout. After two months of nightly use, you will begin to see results. After three or four months, it may be recommended to schedule treatment every two days. If you stop using Latisse®, your eyelashes will gradually return to their former state.
Study participants experienced these results after 16 weeks:
* Eyelash length increased by 25 percent.
* Thickness and fullness increased by 106 percent.
* Eyelash darkness increased by 18 percent.
“Latisse® Eyelash Enhancer Solution”, for longer fuller lashes. Contact Mind, Body & Soul for a complimentary consultation today.
Blueberry-Pomegranate Smoothie is bursting with flavor and a terrific choice for breakfast or a snack. This Blueberry-Pomegranate Smoothie is also a great way to get the antioxidants your body needs each day.
Here are the ingredients
1 cup frozen blueberries
1 1/2 cups unsweetened pomegranate juice
2 tablespoons flax meal
2 tablespoons honey
1/2 cup Greek yogurt
1 cup ice
Here is how you prepare it
Blend berries, juice, flax meal and honey in a blender until smooth. Add yogurt and ice; blend until smooth.
The Benefits of Drinking Water
The initial benefit of drinking water that comes to mind for most is usually hydration. Did you know that many spend their days in a state of mild dehydration because people are consuming far fewer fluids than they should. Skin is intricately tied to the overall health of your body so, when your body is properly hydrated, you’ll look better and feel better! Adequate water intake rewards you with…enhanced health, increased energy, bright clear eyes, and a radiant complexion! A simple rule to follow for daily intake is 1 ounce for every pounds you weigh. SO….It’s true, and you’ve heard it many times before…drink lots of water for good health and happy living.
Sugar Me Sweet
Sugar can get you into trouble as a sweet treat however in skin care it is actually a quite helpful ingredient. As a natural humectant, sugar draws in moisture keeping the skin hydrated and supple. Sugar lends itself as an excellent exfoliant on the body however, when selecting a sugar for a facial scrub select less course granules such as brown sugar to prevent micro tearing of the skin. Natures troublemaker is also a natural glycolic acid, an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that sloughs off dry lifeless skin cells thus promoting cellular turnover which generates a more youthful-looking skin.
What is JUVÉDERM VOLUMA™ XC injectable gel?
Mind, Body & Soul Medical Spa is very pleased to announce the arrival of Allergan’s latest product JUVÉDERM VOLUMA™ XC injectable gel. It is the first and only filler FDA-approved to instantly add volume to the cheek area. It gives you a subtle lift, helping to restore contour and a more youthful profile, for up to 2 years, in patients over the age of 21. It’s different than JUVÉDERM® XC and works on a different area of the face. JUVÉDERM® XC smoothes out moderate to severe wrinkles and folds around the nose and mouth, like parentheses. JUVÉDERM VOLUMA™ XC, however, adds volume to the cheek area.
What else should you know about JUVÉDERM VOLUMA™ XC?
- First and only Hyaluronic Acid (HA) filler FDA-approved to instantly add volume to the cheek area, resulting in a subtle lift
- Clinically proven to last up to 2 years with optimal treatment
- JUVÉDERM VOLUMA™ XC is from the makers of the #1 family of fillers, Allergan
- After 24 hours, you should be able to resume your normal activities
- Side effects are moderate and generally last 2 to 4 weeks. Common side effects include temporary reactions at the treatment site such as tenderness, swelling, firmness, lumps/bumps, bruising, pain, redness, discoloration, and itching.
Contact Prescott Mind, Body & Soul Spa for more details or to set up a complementary consultation to see if Voluma XC is right for you 928-776-6474
You may be washing your hair more often than you need to!
Washing your hair may seem like a simple task, but there are many of us doing it wrong, and this could lead to scalp irritation, dandruff, lice and other scalp issues.
Let’s begin with what makes you hair dirty, and sebaceous glands are to blame, these are the glands that secrete an oily/waxy matter, called sebum, to lubricate our skin and hair.
A basic rule of thumb for those with thick hair or tight curls and kinks is to shampoo twice a week with moisturizing shampoo and conditioner, your hair doesn’t feel dirty easily, so you don’ t need to cleanse it until it feel s dirty.
For Medium curl s, kinks and waves hair type, you can afford to shampoo every few days.
If you have a fine hair texture, fine curls and waves, your curly locks will look their best if you shampoo every two days. It’s not your style to have oily texture, so it’s best to keep it clean, and make sure to moisturize with a good conditioner.
Anyone with normal hair is recommended to wash between three to four times per week, but you might find you need to wash hair more often in the summer when you’ re more active, meanwhile as for those of us with oily hair you can wash your hair almost daily, but remember to give you hair a break at least once or twice per week.