Monthly Archives: January 2011

Save $20 on your next facial at Blue Turtle Spa

Upgrade from a 60 minute Love Your Skin facial to a 75 minute Rejuvenating or 75 minute Controlling, or 75 minute Soothing and pay the price of the Love Your Skin facial – saving you $20. This is valid only from Feb 1 ’11 through March 31 ’11. You must mention ‘UPGRADE PROMOTION’ in the memo field when you make your online appointment for one of the 75 minute facials or mention it in person if you make your appointment by phone or at either of the Blue Turtle Spa locations.

Osmosis Calm 1oz NOW $30. Free shipping

While in stock, buy Osmosis Calm 1oz at the online shop for
just $30. Free shipping no matter what the quantity purchased.Great for
rejuvenating the skin and lightening hyperpigmentation in more sensitive skin types. This is a
Vitamin A product so go slowly…start 3x a week then build up to 5x a
week then 7x a week as long as your skin can tolerate it. If your skin
gets irritated then cut back on your use of it….it is important to
build up your use of Vitamin A products.

Osmosis Renew 1oz NOW $40. Free shipping

While in stock, buy Osmosis Renew 1oz at the online shop for just $40. Free shipping no matter what the quantity purchased.Great for rejuvenating the skin and lightening hyperpigmentation. This is a strong Vitamin A product so go slowly…start 3x a week then build up to 5x a week then 7x a week as long as your skin can tolerate it. If your skin gets irritated then cut back on your use of it….it is important to build up your use of strong Vitamin A products.

American Academy of Dermatology and Vit D..Eat properly!

In short – eat proper sources of dietary Vit D (not junk food), and WEAR A SUNSCREEN (preferably an inorganic mineral based one )…

The American Academy of Dermatology has updated its position statement on vitamin D based on the results of a review of the increasing body of scientific literature on this vitamin and its importance for optimal health recently conducted by the National Academy of Sciences Institute of Medicine (IOM). Read the article in Medical News Today.

Winter Dry Skin Care

Walking in the winter wonderland may be good for your spirits, but it can create chaos for your skin. Dry, cracked skin and lips and all-over itchiness are just a few problems you might encounter this season. You could rub a little bit of excess hand lotion on your cheeks. But experts say that’s not enough to keep the skin, soft, pliable and smooth. Read the Detroit Free Press article.

As I always say to my clients – the skin HATES heat and especially hot water….always use cool water to cleanse your face and try short warm showers for the rest of the body…. ALSO, increase consumption of Omega3 based foods – Salmon, Mackerel, Walnuts, Flax seed etc…