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10 Tips to Help You Stop Wasting Your Skin Care Products!

By Laura Neronha / October 21, 2015

The average woman spends $15,000 on beauty products in her lifetime according to In Style. Some sources peg that number at $2000 per year. Maybe those numbers aren’t in your budget, but chances are, you have put a few dollars here and there toward your looks. Make sure you are getting the most bang for…

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8 Reasons Why You Need to Start Dry Brushing Your Skin Right Now

By Laura Neronha / October 21, 2015

One of the best things you can incorporate into your health and beauty routine is dry brushing. Not only will the brushing gently exfoliate dull dry skin, allowing better penetration of moisturizer, it can also give your immune system a big boost. When done properly (gentle upward strokes, towards the heart, focusing on inner parts of…

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8 Ways We Keep You Safe at Viriditas Beautiful Skin Care Clinic During Flu Season

By Laura Neronha / October 9, 2015

Whether its a sniffle, head cold, or full-on influenza, there are simple everyday things we do for our clients to prevent the spread of germs here at Viriditas. Here in our skin care clinic, the primary thing is to WASH YOUR HANDS. Frequently! Studies show this is  the most efficient means of preventing the spread…

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Beautiful Skin = Healthy Function

By Laura Neronha / March 2, 2015

Its all about Function Healthy Skin functions well. Looking good is a side effect. Our precious skin has a lot of responsibilities: barrier, temperature control, immune defense, sensation, keeping us from dissolving into a wet blob of mush… The function of our skin is affected by our environment and our lifestyle choices. Specifically: diet, exercise,…

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Understanding Freckles and Age Spots: Mr Fitzpatrick and the Umbrella Factories

By Laura Neronha / February 2, 2015

In my skin care practice, one of the most common concerns clients have is hyperpigmentation, or spots. We aren’t talking about those cute little spots on puppies, kittens and baby deer.   Nope, this is about those spots otherwise known as liver spots, age spots, old lady dots, leopard spots or just plain old freckles.…

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