Bakuchiol: a gentler alternative to retinol

Skincare experts are saying bakuchiol is the new retinol. Here’s where it’s showing up. If you’re…

Shiseido’s Optune is an Internet of Things skincare system

Shiseido has released an Internet of Things (IoT) skincare service called “Optune” in Japan. Optune, which…

Five companies using cannabis in their products and experiences

By Nadia Rehman Cannabis exploded onto the spa and wellness scene a couple of years ago.…

Study finds evidence for benefits of facial massage rollers

Visualization of changes in skin blood flow, indicating higher skin blood flow in the massaged area…

California to ban sale of cosmetics tested on animals

California will likely become the first state to ban the sale of cosmetics containing ingredients that…

InSpa introduces the InSta Facial – visible results in 30 minutes

Seattle-based InSpa Corporation is introducing its latest skin care service offering, the InSpa InSta Facial, “a customized…

Scientists say maple leaves may be the new Botox

Maple may be the key to ageless skin says a new report. Move over Moringa. There’s…

This magical ingredient goes by many names and is the spa, wellness and skin care trend you need to know about

Research suggests Centella asiatica may be effective as a wound healer, antidepressant, antiepileptic, sedative, and anti-inflammatory, as…

Bliss joins PETA’s Beauty without Bunnies Program after complete brand relaunch to become cruelty-free

Animal lovers, vegans and fans of PETA and Bliss spas and  products can rejoice. Bliss recently…

Findings of first real study of face yoga are legit surprising

We’ve all heard of facial exercises but most are probably skeptical of any potential benefits. So,…