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Author Archive | Joan Beseman

Mask issues? Protect your skin!

Complications from wearing a mask?  Is your skin breaking out? Your skin needs extra protection:  Active Remedy + French Lavender HydraMist Recently, many of you have asked us what we recommend to help protect your skin when wearing a mask.  We realize that wearing a mask can cause breakouts, rashes and other skin problems on […]

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Transition into Fall

  Spa quality microdermabrasion at home … Powerful “transition” products for fall that will prep your skin for winter! Featuring … MicroDerma Polisher — NEW!   MicroDerma Polisher:  Polishes your skin like nothing you have ever used.  Deeply exfoliating action gives you the smoothest silkiest skin you’ll ever have … noticeable results after your first […]

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What’s in Your Vitamin C Serum?

When formulated into a serum, it is critical that Vitamin C is in a stable form.  Otherwise, it will lose its potency over time and become less effective.  BRIGHTEN Vitamin C Serum contains two stable forms of Vitamin C: Ascorbic acid polypeptide Ascorbyl palmitate     Ascorbic acid in the polypeptide form … is a […]

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Hibiscus: Best Kept Beauty Secret

Why hibiscus oil?     With a magical reputation for increasing skin elasticity, hibiscus oil has an exceptional ability to inhibit the activity of breaking down your skin’s elastin, which encourages skin firmness and tone. Hibiscus oil also has other significant beauty benefits.   Firms and tones.  If there is one flower that has botox […]

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Why Do You Need Vitamin C Booster?

Take anti-aging to the next level.      What is a booster?   A Booster is a way to target a specific skin care need.  It is a potent supplement to your skin care routine that amplifies results.  It “powers up” your existing products, intensifying their effects and adding new benefits.  Boosters are easy to use […]

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Exfoliation: A prerequisite for ageless skin.

ReSurface Serum, ReNEW Booster, Botanical Enzyme Masque   Take anti-aging to the next level with glycolic acid, retinol, vitamin E and plant-based enzymes.   Retinol (vitamin A) is proven to fade age spots, reduce fine lines and wrinkles, improve skin texture, tone and color. It encourages maximum absorption of powerful anti-aging ingredients. Glycolic acid is […]

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Super Boosting

Super boosting indicates that we have added additional extracts or essential oils to a product to give your skin a “jump start” for a brighter, renewed appearance.  We believe that your skin responds most effectively when you experience an occasional change in your routine.   So strongly do we believe in this practice, we are […]

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Hyaluronic Acid: Fact vs. Fiction

Hyaluronic acid — the facts: It is a humectant.  A critical ingredient that helps your skin attract and retain moisture.  Results:  plumper, more youthful looking skin with fewer wrinkles! It is a hydrator — not just any hydrator.  It holds up to 1,000 times its weight in water.  One gram of hyaluronic acid can hold […]

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#1 Most Used Jakare Product for Winter

Hyaluronic Acid BOOSTER:  The Little Black Dress of the Skin Care World Absolutely the most important product to have in your winter skin care survival kit!  Add 1-3 drops to every moisturizer you use … morning and night … seriously.  We aren’t kidding.   NOTE: Add Hyaluronic Acid Booster to Plant Stem Cell Moisturizer, to […]

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Carrot Seed Oil: not just for royalty

Queen Anne of Great Britain is said to be the Queen Anne for which the wild carrot plant is named.  According to legend, it is so called because the flower resembles lace, which Queen Anne was very adept at making. Supposedly, the red flower in the middle represents a blood droplet where she pricked herself […]

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AgeLESS and CoQ10

What is CoQ10 and why do I care? CoQ10 (also known as ubiquinone or coenzyme Q10) is an enzyme that we produce naturally in our bodies, consume in our diets, and can apply to our skin externally through products.  It is similar to a vitamin (sometimes called vitamin Q) and is found internally in every […]

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The B’s

Inside and out, Vitamin B’s are critical for optimal health … including the health of your skin!   Vitamin B5 Also known as panthenol or pantothenic acid, Vitamin B5 is a member of the powerful B-complex vitamin family.  A natural skin healer and protectant, it does much more than just moisturize! Plumper skin — a […]

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Strawberry Seed Oil + BRIGHTEN

We occasionally super boost our BRIGHTEN Vitamin C Serum with strawberry seed oil, a powerful anti-aging carrier oil often overlooked in the world of organic skin care (p.s.  it does not smell like strawberries!)   You know what BRIGHTEN does …  repairs wrinkles and fine lines refines skin texture restores brightness and luminosity lightens age […]

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Down the Silk Road

The use of silk began in China and was confined to that country until the opening of the Silk Road.  Starting in the 4th century BC, silk began to reach the West by merchants who would exchange it for gold, ivory, horses or precious stones.  Although silk was exported to foreign countries in great amounts, […]

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