Coming from a long line of aestheticians (mother, grandmother and great-grandmother), it’s no surprise Angelina Umansky, co-founder of Spa Radiance in San Francisco, is one of the most sought after skin specialists in the country with a clientele that reads like Vanity Fair’s who’s who (we’re talking – the Gettys and Michelle Pfeiffer #needisaymore). I sat down with Angelina to get answers to my burning skin care questions – How do I get rid of my neck bands? What can be done about crepey skin? Is the cult favorite, Biologique Recherche a nontoxic line and if so, which products do you recommend…

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The new anti-aging at home LED light therapy devices are worth the money, if you can be consistent. Imagine sitting under a red/infrared LED light for 10-20 minutes every day and having your wrinkles soften, fine lines disappear and inflammatory skin issues fade away. Sounds too good to be true, I’m sure, and is exactly why most people are highly skeptical of Light Emitting Diode (LED) light therapy. But the truth is, it isn’t too good to be true.  How does red/infrared LED light therapy work? In the 90s, NASA first developed LED technology and found LEDs to be capable of stimulating adenosine triphosphate…

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When Fillerina’s PR team here in the states reached out wanting to send me their topical face and lip filler products, I was thrilled! I’m a huge fan of hyaluronic acid. I’d slather it all over if I could afford it, but since I can’t, on my face and injected into my lips will have to do. Fillerina is an Italian company whose products have been available in the EU for around five years, but are now making their way to the United States and can be bought on Amazon or Fillerina’s website. The topical face and lip filler products are made up of…

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Take fat from your stomach and put it into your face for a youthful glow? It’ll last you….years. And look more natural than fillers. Read more…

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Astronautical technology and rare ingredients (black diamonds) make up this prestigious London based brand.

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