Retin-A Benefits and Retin-A Strengths

Retin-A Benefits I have been using Retin-A for the last 5 years. I started out slow with 0.05% Tretinoin cream for adult acne and lines, wrinkles. I had sun damage and I was going through surgical menopause after a total hysterectomy.    In the beginning, I had some learning curves as far as how much to apply, how often and when to apply. My approach was to apply more for better results.  That does[...]

Great Foundation for Coverage and Combination Skin

Great Foundation for Coverage and Combination Skin I am branching out and trying to find a great foundation for combination skin with the coverage I want. Almay has a product that I have used for two weeks and it delivers. It stays on all day with lighter coverage than my other favorites and the price is way less.   Mature Skin I usually go for full coverage but find that it might be too muc[...]

Causes of Wrinkles, sagging skin, lack of elasticity and Tips

Why am I suddenly more interested in my skin? Since I began my skincare journey I have been subscribing to health, beauty, and supplement magazines. What leads me down this path was the changes I experienced after menopause.   Lower Levels of Estrogen Less estrogen makes you prone to thinning, sagging and wrinkling. To relieve some of the effects of aging I try to take care of my specific sk[...]

Jade Roller and Gua Sha for Beautiful Skin Detox

Jade Roller to Detox Skin I am sure I am not the only person who has seen and heard about facial rollers. As a 50+plus year old with puffy morning eyes, I decided to give it a try. Most days when I get up early  I have puffiness. I kept hearing about using jade and decided to research.   Stimulate Collagen Production    I am unsure if on its own it can stimulate Collagen product[...]