Skincare

The Secret Beauty Benefits of Exercise

Caleigh Rykiss | Posted 07.18.2014 | Canada Living
Caleigh Rykiss

Regular activity is shown to help everything from increasing hair growth to reducing acne. So before you go spending hundreds on skin care, spa treatments and hair products, take a gander at what the gym has to offer in the cosmetic department!

Top Tips for Gorgeous Summer Skin

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 07.07.2014 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

In my 20s (usually after a night of partying) I would occasionally fall asleep with a full face of makeup. However, as the years have progressed, my need for a squeaky clean face has become important to me. Between the sweat, sun and activities of the hot summer months, I feel even more compelled to take care of my mature skin.

How To Take Control of Your Psoriasis and Regain Confidence

Kimberly Moffit | Posted 07.02.2014 | Canada Living
Kimberly Moffit

Many people don't realize how skin conditions can deeply affect our self-confidence and create emotional challenges. Some people give up on activities they enjoy like playing sports (wearing athletic clothing) or dating (nervous about appearance). Recognizing the emotional barriers will help to empower you and help you gain confidence.

Summer's Here, So Practice Safe Sun

Dr. Meghan Walker | Posted 08.17.2014 | Canada Living
Dr. Meghan Walker

Sun exposure is no joke. It is not to be taken lightly. Tanning salons and oils irk me with the same intensity as marketing fast food to children. Since 1970, the incidence of Melanoma has nearly tripled, while most other cancers are in retreat. Here is a breakdown of what you should know.

Celebrity Spring Skincare Secrets

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada Style

When winter becomes spring, we're faced with a bit of a dilemma: what do you wear during this transitional time between now and the summer? While swap...

Adult Acne: Why It Happens and How To Treat It

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 05.14.2014 | Canada Living
Sacha DeVoretz

Junk food, chocolate and fried foods have long been believed to trigger acne. The explanation, as proven by recent studies, is that the high-glycemic load foods like the ones mentioned above aggravate acne by causing internal inflammation and imbalances which can ultimately lead to excess oil production on your skin.

10 Beauty Breakthroughs of 2013

Helen Vong | Posted 03.01.2014 | Canada Style
Helen Vong

Here are 10 of the most notable scientific findings in the world of skincare, cosmetic dermatology, and anti-aging that you can use now to look and feel better in the New Year -- and beyond!

Five Breakthroughs That Will Change Your Beauty Routine

Kendra Hagerman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Style
Kendra Hagerman

The beauty industry may not be the first thing that comes to mind when it comes to technology and innovation, but like most industries, innovation plays a major role in its advancement. The next time you reach into your beauty bag for the product you've been using for years, consider these unique tools of the trade to help you complete common beauty tasks in a new and improved way.

SavvyMom Roundup: Some Things I've Had Enough of

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

This week I'll tell you five things I've had enough of lately, like school shootings, Miley Cyrus, Martha Stewart, hockey fights and bad skin.

A Skincare Guide for Safer Fun in the Sun

Kendra Hagerman | Posted 08.20.2013 | Canada Style
Kendra Hagerman

Protective and preventative beauty products may not be as glamorous as creamy lipsticks or glossy polishes, but they are a skincare staple for fun in the sun. For the best results, look after your skin from sunscreen application to after sun care, and choose products that work with your skin type.

Dot & Lil Spring 2013 Collection

TheKit.ca | April Corner | Posted 03.12.2013 | Canada Style

Lilac, lavender, vanilla and sweet pea are just a few of the calming scents you will find in Dot & Lil‘s new spring/summer collection. These scent...

Some of What I've Learned in the Last Year

Natasha Koifman | Posted 01.16.2013 | Canada Living
Natasha Koifman

It's already November. Soon, we'll all begin looking forward to a new year, forming new hopes and goals around our calendar year. But, it's also a time to reflect on what we accomplished, to bank those new learnings and embrace the person we've become in 2012. Here are some of the things that I learned in 2012 and that I'll carry forward to the next year.

5 Cold Weather Skincare Myths Debunked

TheKit.ca | Posted 10.11.2012 | Canada Style

By: Amanpreet Dhami, TheKit.ca We spoke to Dr. Jaggi Rao, Clinical Professor of Medicine and Dermatology at the University of Alberta to dispel...

Say 'See Ya' To Summer Skin Damage

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Style

Dear wrinkles, undereye circles and eczema, We're looking at you (literally, in the mirror). And you know what? We're tired of how lacklustre you'...

What is BB Cream, and Where Can I Get One?

Kelsey Malenchak | Posted 11.28.2012 | Canada Style
Kelsey Malenchak

BB creams gained immense popularity in Asia and over the past summer most of the major brands have launched BB creams in North America. So why the trend? These creams combine benefits of makeup and skincare into one product. Find a BB cream that fits your needs (and budget).

Major Rewards From Simple Beauty Changes

Everyday Health | Grace Gold | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

BY: Grace Gold, Daily Glow You don’t need an extreme makeover to see a big beauty payoff. Experts say you can reap major rewards from simple chang...

Stay in the Sun Without Getting Burned

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 08.01.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

When you think about sun safety, remember our mantra: slip (on a shirt), slop (on some sunscreen) and slap (on a hat). Our "23 Ways to Stay Safe in the Sun" will do some of the work for you. Here's just a taste.

Cut It Out! Ten Bad Skin Habits You May Be Doing

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.31.2012 | Canada Style

We're all guilty of it. We fall into a beauty routine and use the same products day after day -- or even year after year. Sometimes, we don't even rec...

7 Common And Annoying Skin Conditions

Everyday Health | Posted 04.24.2012 | Canada Style

By: Nicole Blades of Daily Glow We’ve all heard it: Love the skin you’re in. Although this advice sounds simple enough, exasperating skin c...

Sun Skin Care: 12 Tips To Protect Your Skin

Everyday Health | Posted 04.11.2012 | Canada Style

By: The Editors at DailyGlow When it comes to staying safe from the sun’s rays, knowledge is power. Know the facts about how to protect your...

10 Skin Changes To Make Right Now

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 05.16.2012 | Canada Style

We’re all about making life easier. So here, in our regular feature 10 Tips, we’ll equip you with tricks that’ll make any task -- from buying ar...

Skincare Trends: How Women Keep Their Skin Looking Flawless

The Experts At Garnier | Posted 05.12.2012 | Canada Style
The Experts At Garnier

Many of us choose our skincare regime according to what we've stumbled upon at the local beauty counter or what we've been doing since we were a teenager. But if you broaden your horizons a bit, you might just discover that secret technique you've been searching for. Here's a sampling of the skincare trends that women around the globe swear by.

How to Look Good Without Makeup

Ali de Bold | Posted 05.09.2012 | Canada Style
Ali de Bold

A pretty face is an uncomplicated face. And by that I mean eyebrows are tidy, there aren't any stray facial hairs poking out anywhere, skin is clear and fresh, teeth are white and flossed and dark spots are not left untreated. It's quite a laundry list, but all of this is easily done at home.

Spring Beauty: Five Ways To Get Your Skin Ready For Spring (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Martha Edwards | Posted 03.15.2012 | Canada Style

The days are slowly getting longer and you know what that means -- it's almost time to trade our winter sweaters for cute tops and our snow boots for ...

Adult Acne: How To Treat And Conceal It (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Karen Kwan | Posted 03.15.2012 | Canada Style

You may have thought waking up with a pimple was something of your past life, left back with your high school angst and teen heartthrob posters, but a...