Beauty with Substance©
A blog by Marisa Vara Arredondo
This multi-cultural, multi-ethnic, gender-fluid, global moment is a beautiful thing. In a perfect world, we recognize that we are all created equal, while we celebrate our differences.
A similar principle applies to skin type and pH balance. We have a shared need to balance out the acid and alkaline levels in our skin, but that doesn’t mean we n...
April 29, 2016Read More
Many of us rely on Vitamin C boosts for immunity. When we feel under the weather, the first thing we do is double-up on everything from orange juice to high-dose powders in hopes of staving off sickness.
How do we know to do this? In the 1960s and 70s, Nobel Prize-winning chemist and activist, Linus Pauling, was among the first individuals to ...
January 21, 2016Read More
It’s not easy to maintain a rosy outlook when you’re coping with rosacea. Some excess redness may not seem like a big deal, but - as anyone with this chronic skin disease knows, and that’s many people - there’s a big difference between a healthy flush and a flare-up.
Rosacea is characterized by stubborn red rashes across the forehead, cheeks, n...
November 1, 2015Read More