glo’s serum saviors

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Serums are the small but mighty powerhouse of your skincare routine. Our serums combine ingredients from science and nature, capable of completely transforming your skin. Their benefits are specialized, so you can be confident your unique needs will be addressed.

 

Renew Serum

The Renew Serum helps stimulate mild exfoliation, improving the appearance of your skin’s texture with Retinol, Glycolic Acid and Salicylic Acid. It draws out impurities, minimizing the look of pores for clearer and refined skin. (more…)

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Mask options for your skin care needs – learn about our favorites!

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There are many mask choices for your skin care needs and concerns. Here are some of our favorites: (more…)

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Concur Dark Spots and Hyperpigmentation

glo products for skin brightening

Hyperpigmentation (a.k.a. dark spots) is darkening of the skin due to an over accumulation or uneven distribution of melanin (pigment). It is caused by factors including sun exposure, hormones, medications, pregnancy, skin trauma, injury or aging. One common cause of hyperpigmentation is acne. The shadow mark left behind after a breakout is called Post Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation.

When your skin encounters one of the factors listed above that causes pigmentation, a reaction occurs that activates an enzyme called tyrosinase which then starts the production of excess pigment. Once this enzyme is triggered, a chain reaction starts. If it isn’t stopped, the reaction results in dark spots and discoloration. We recommend that your hyperpigmentation skin care plan includes wearing and reapplying SPF daily. Using products for hyperpigmentation that brighten and inhibit the formation of melanin and exfoliate to target existing pigmented areas.

But even if addressing hyperpigmentation isn’t your number one concern, no one can say no to a fresh, glowing complexion. So, how do you brighten skin and lighten dark spots?

Choosing the right ingredients is the first key to erasing dark spots. You’ll want to look for formulas that contain chemical exfoliants and/or brightening agents to get the best results. We especially love serums and moisturizers because they allow the active ingredients to penetrate surface cells and brighten skin. If addressing hyperpigmentation is a top priority for you, stick to brightening serums, if it’s not your #1 concern, incorporate brightening ingredients in other areas of your routine.

Here is an example skin care routine for someone whose main concern is hyperpigmentation: (more…)

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Soothe sunburned or overexposed skin with these great products

Spending time at the beach is a lot of fun but can dehydrate and damage your skin. Our favorite Glo Skin Beauty products help to soothe your sunburned or overexposed skin and lips and bring back much needed moisture.Barrier Balm

 

1. Barrier Balm

Barrier Balm is a multi-use balm that helps shield skin against water loss, as well as conditions and strengthens. Excellent for extremely dry or chapped skin anywhere on the body. Includes Vitamin E, Rose Hip Seed Oil, and Bisabolol and can be applied as needed. (more…)

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Let’s talk MOISTURIZERS

During the warmer months humidity takes a toll on the skin and makes it feel moist and oily. We recommend ditching your heavier moisturizer and switching to a lighter formula like the Balancing Moisture Remedy or Oil Free Moisturizer. These lightweight options will moisturize your skin without making it feel extra greasy and are perfect to layer under your favorite sunscreen for that walk outside or day at the beach.

Balancing Moisturizer Balancing Moisture Remedy safeguards skin and restores an even, balanced complexion. This ultra soothing moisturizer is also specially formulated without fragrance or dyes, making it great for sensitive skin. Helps calm sensitive skin, diminish hyperpigmentation and shield against future oxidative damage.


Oil Free Moisturizer delivers lightweight moisture with antioxidants, botanicals and essential hydrators to help balance and strengthen skin without weighing it down. Even oily skin needs moisture and hydration, and this fan favorite moisturizer is the perfect option.

After a fun day at the beach your skin needs some TLC. We recommend moisturizers that have extra hydration and soothing properties like the Conditioning Hydration Cream and Restorative Cream. These moisturizers are great for skin that has been exposed to the sun and is dehydrated. Put them on at night to rejuvenate and hydrate your complexion.

Conditioning Hydration Cream is the perfect moisturizer for combination skin. This moisturizer hydrates, strengthens and fortifies combination, normal to dry and dehydrated skin with an antioxidant-rich blend of moisturizing ingredients.

Restorative Cream delivers rich moisture and skin-strengthening antioxidants to protect and repair dry, dehydrated skin. A nutritive blend of conditioning agents and botanical extracts envelop your skin, resulting in a softer, rejuvenated complexion.

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Led Light Therapy Facial – Green LED Light Therapy

Superior Skin Care and Electrolysis now offers LED Light Therapy Facials.

GREEN LED LIGHT THERAPY

Green light is a therapeutic wavelength that has anti-inflammatory properties. The wavelengths are primarily used for improving hyperpigmentation, promoting balance and reducing redness. Green light has been shown to have a calming effect on the skin. It can also brighten the complexion by helping to lighten areas of hyperpigmentation, freckles and age spots. At the same time, green light photo facials can soothe the skin’s surface with its anti-inflammatory properties.

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Led Light Therapy Facial – Blue LED Light Therapy

Superior Skin Care and Electrolysis now offers LED Light Therapy Facials.

BLUE LED LIGHT THERAPY

Blue LED has been clinically proven to be an effective acne solution. The Blue LED wavelengths have an anti-bacterial effect on skin, helping reduce oil secretion and inflammation, and kill the P. acnes bacteria which lead to acne formation. Studies have shown Blue LED effective in killing dermodex mite responsible for acne rosacea. Blue LED is anti-inflammatory and decreases cytokines.

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Led Light Therapy Facial – Red LED Light Therapy

Superior Skin Care and Electrolysis now offers LED Light Therapy Facials.

RED LED LIGHT THERAPY

Red light therapy waves have been shown to penetrate deep into the subdermal layers stimulating natural collagen production and skin rejuvenation, while helping to tighten the appearance of pores. Red light therapy has also been shown to aid in Increasing circulation and blood flow by helping bring more oxygen to the skin cells.

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Morning and Night Skin Care Routine

We always recommend a customized skin care regimen to all clients that include the following:

Morning Skin Care Routine from Glo Skin Beauty:

– Cleanser (hydrating gel cleanser)
– Toner (conditioning mist)
– Daily Power C
– Moisturizer (Hadra radiance moisturize)
– SPF ( spf 40) or a tinted primer with spf 30

Night Skin Care Routine from Glo Skin Beauty:

– Cleanser (Hydrating Gel Cleanser)
– Exfoliant (Daily Polishing Cleanser)
– Retinol ( Retinol Smoothing Serum)
– Moisturizer ( Vita E Essential Cream)
– Eye cream ( Eye Restore)

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Favorite Products

Lana’s favorite products that she recommends to all clients are:

Daily Power C from Glo Skin Beauty:

Daily Power C visibly transforms skin’s clarity with a high dose of Vitamin C. This powerful antioxidant serum provides daily anti-pollution and environmental protection while helping strengthen and brighten skin.

Oil free SPF 40 Sunscreen from Glo Skin Beauty:

Oil free SPF face sunscreen provides broad spectrum protection from the sun’s damaging rays while nourishing hydrators and antioxidants fortify the skin. The oil free formula means you don’t have to worry about clogging your pores while protecting your face from the sun’s harmful rays.

Revatalash Advanced from Revitalash Cosmetics:

Original, one-of-a-kind, Ophthalmologist developed lash conditioner that enhances the look of lashes and protects against breakage, while improving health, flexibility and strength, for lashes that thrive, naturally.

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Svetlana is featured in the following article: Boston-Area Fashion and Beauty Resources for Women Battling Breast Cancer

Svetlana BostonVoyager InterviewBreast cancer survivor and certified oncology aesthetician Lana Shnayder helps women going through treatment adjust their skin care and beauty routines. Click here to read.

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Myth: The electric tweezer method is permanent.

Fact: Published clinical data indicate that electric tweezers cannot achieve permanent hair removal. The FDA and the American Medical Association recognize only electrolysis as a permanent method of removing hair. Some states prohibit those using or selling the electric tweezer from claiming it provides permanent hair removal.

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Myth: Electrolysis is painful

In most cases, electrolysis actually does not cause much discomfort. Modern electrolysis methods have reduced the discomfort to a mere tingling. A topical anesthetic cream may be used in some cases.

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