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From Rachel Hayes

Still in denial about the risks of UV exposure? This sun damage video reveals unseen freckles, age spots, and wrinkles, plus proves that sunblock works.
Sun Care

This Sun Damage Video Reveals The Very Real Risks Of UV Exposure

As the saying goes, pictures speak louder than words—and this “How the Sun Sees You” video speaks volumes. Dermatologists have been warning us for years that unprotected sun exposure causes premature aging and skin cancer. Read more

Winter Comfort Foods That Balance PH
Nutrition + Diet

Winter Comfort Food That Balances Your Body’s PH

I don’t know about you, but as soon as the days get darker and temperatures get colder, I crave comfort food. But as I become more health conscious, my idea of comfort food has shifted. Read more

Natural + Holistic

Half Acupuncture, Half Facial: Here’s How The AcuFacial Works

I have to admit that my knees tremble at the sight of anything resembling a needle in any shape, color or form. In other words, I may not be the most suited patient to try New York City cosmetic acupuncturist Shellie Goldstein‘s AcuFacial—or so I thought. Read more

Dr. Gross's Alpha Beta Medi Spa Peel rocks!
Products

Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Medi-Spa Peel

Dr. Dennis Gross is NYC’s go-to cosmetic dermatologist for a skin rejuvenating peel—whether you want to visit his 900 5th Avenue practice for a medical strength version or do it yourself with an at-home system. Read more

The Best Products Filled With Roses
Products

Rose Skincare That’s Perfect For Right Now

Wondering what to do with your Valentine’s Day roses when they start to wilt? Don’t toss them out. Instead, throw the silky soft petals in your bathwater to reap the many beauty benefits of this beautiful bloom.  Read more

La Prairie Winter Skincare For Eyes And Lips
Products

Winter Must-Have: Portable Anti-Wrinkle Perfectors

When the temperature drops, one’s obsession with lip moisturizers kicks into high gear. Who doesn’t have several lip balms rustling in the bottom of their bag? Read more

When Spinning Isn't Enough: All About Ultrashape
Body

UltraShape: When Spin Class Isn’t Enough

For how long have you wished that you could magically erase fat from your body? Technology is finally catching up with our dreams of obtaining a sleek silhouette, despite stubborn areas of extra fat that seem impossible to get rid of, no matter how many hot yoga, spin class, or Barry’s Bootcamp classes you endure. Read more

Extras

C’est Chic: Natural Nails Look Luxe At Vera Wang

Eye candy nail polish colors—think bright reds and corals, cool hues of green and blue, dazzling metallics and shimmery pastels—have been the nail trend for so long now, that it was very refreshing to see natural nails on models at the Vera Wang show during the Fall Winter 2015 Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York City. Read more

Extras

NYFW Backstage Beauty: Perfecting The Naked Face

New York Fashion Week FW15 wraps up today and while our eyes have been delighted by the rich textures, luxe fabrics and bold colors of the clothes, we have been just as enamored by the pristine flawless faces that graced the catwalk. Read more

Charlotte's Book nutritionists and wellness experts weigh in on the healthiest chocolate bars out there. Indulge guilt-free!
In The Kitchen

Take A Bite: Our 7 Favorite Healthy Chocolate Bars

Goji berries, maca and reishi, oh my! The bar has definitely been raised for healthy chocolate. The newest heart-loving indulgences combine dark chocolate with superfoods, herbal extracts and other mind/body-boosting ingredients using artisanal precision. Read more

Gwyneth Paltrow says the VSteam (em, yes, vaginal steaming) gives her an amazing energy boost. Could that be true?
Holistic

Ooh! Aah! We Tried It: Vaginal Steaming

Admittedly, however crazy Gwyneth Paltrow sounds at times, such as saying things like “conscious uncoupling” or that working mothers have it easier than moms who don’t work (the answer is that it’s never easy!), I still listen to whatever she says about her beauty and wellness routine. Read more

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