Kate Somerville’s ExfoliKate Resurfacing Body Scrub Is My Skin Hero

There are very few beauty products or trends about which I’ll go out of my way to text friends, chat with colleagues, or interrupt dinner conversation to passionately talk about — then not rest until everyone else tries it, too. But I can now confirm that at least one product provokes this in me, as I’ve done all of the above in just this past week alone: the Kate Somerville ExfoliKate™ Resurfacing Body Scrub.

Yes, I’m this excited about something that doesn’t even go on my face. But maybe that’s why I’m so enthused: So much skin care prioritizes the face, practically ignoring the rest of the body, and I’d gotten into the habit of doing the same (sorry, skin on my limbs!). So when I finally found a product that actually made the skin on the rest of my body feel as good as that on my face,

Read More

Body scrubs for soft and smooth skin

© Provided by COVER News India

Whether you are considering a spray tan or simply want to tackle a patch of dry skin, then a body scrub is your best beauty friend.

Made with exfoliating particles and nutrient-rich ingredients, a quality scrub should hold pride of place in your bathroom cabinet. Read on for a round-up of three great new options to crop up on the market.

Kate Somerville’s ExfoliKate Resurfacing Body Scrub

Feel like it’s time to add a touch of luxury to your shower? Look no further than Kate Somerville’s brand-new ExfoliKate Resurfacing Body Scrub. This formula contains a combination of lactic and salicylic acids to chemically exfoliate, while the addition of papaya, pineapple, and pumpkin enzymes buff away dry, rough, and flaky patches without leaving the skin feeling dry, tight, or stripped. Apply to cleansed, damp skin and massage the scrub in circular motions. Leave for a

Read More

Connecting beauty and wellness, NYC medical spa focuses on multi-cultural skin care

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — As an advanced practice nurse with more than 20 years of experience in all areas of medicine — from pediatrics to geriatrics — Dr. Chikodiri Gibson said she firmly believes in the connection between beauty and wellness. So after two decades of practicing a very holistic approach to medicine and building a solid foundation of aesthetic expertise, she decided to delve specifically into cosmetic treatment, recently opening her own medical spa and wellness center in West Brighton.

“Beauty and wellness are my passion — I’ve been wanting to open up an office like this for years,” noted Gibson, detailing the services at Chi Aesthetics, which which recently opened at 720 Forest Ave. “But it was so hard for me to leave my day-to-day job. When I lost my younger brother to COVID last year, I decided that life is too short to constantly be dreaming. So

Read More

19 Best Body Washes for Dry Skin

Finding the right body wash can be an incredibly frustrating task for those with dry skin. Many formulas that are currently on the market contain ingredients that strip the skin of its natural moisture, rather than supporting and supplementing it. There are also a variety of body washes containing harsh ingredients that aggressively cleanse away dirt, debris, and excess grime, leaving the skin feeling parched, tight, textured, and irritated.

Thankfully, there are some expertly formulated cleansers on the market that are perfect for dry skin – you just need to know where to look. To help you out, we’ve put together a list of the absolute best body washes for dry skin. The products recommended below efficiently cleanse the skin, but also contain effective ingredients that leave it feeling soft, supple, and (most importantly) hydrated.

If you have dry skin, you need a nourishing body wash that is able

Read More