Wholistic Livin Blog — skin health
☀️The lower cellular layers of the skin's dermis, are most affected by UVA rays.
☀️They can easily pass through clouds, gray skies, and glass all year long and go into your skin.
☀️Tanning salons use UVA lighting!
☀️Photoaging, or premature skin aging, is a result of UVA rays. particularly over time, black spots (sunspots), fine lines, wrinkles, and “leathery skin”.
☀️In the lower layers of the skin, squamous and basal skin cells' DNA is mutated by UVA. Some of these mutations may eventually lead to cancer.
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As a skincare formulator it’s so much fun coming up with new ways to bring the spa home. I found these awesome tubs at my local Publix for under $3, and I added in epsom salts, a few drops of peppermint essential oil, and dried jasmine flowers. Run the hottest water from the tap and add in some boiling water if needed, just don’t have it scalding hot. I place a fluffy towel under each bin and have two dry wash cloths near by to pat the feet dry. Follow up with a foot lotion, salve, or oil. While you’re...
Pave the way for new cell growth (use a facial loofa pad at least 3x a week). The shower is a great time to exfoliate the face and body!
Only wash once a day, and moisturize properly to maintain the skins delicate balance and to give you that fresh, young, and plumped look!
Stock up on beauty foods for gorgeous skin from the inside out.