Cultivating and Maintaining a Blooming Complexion

As any avid gardener knows, marigolds are a vegetable garden’s protector, doing an excellent job at keeping most pests away. They are also beautiful, bloom forever, and many species are edible. Continue reading

The Effects of Pollution on our Skin

Skin is our outermost barrier, designed to protect us from external elements, but unfortunately it is your largest target for pollution. We are continuously exposed to common pollutants such as smog, dirt, UV rays, ozone, heavy metals, and even blue-light, emitted from smart phones or computer screens. Continue reading

Get Even: how to treat hyperpigmentation

Hyperpigmentation, caused by an increase in the skin’s melanin content, has been called brown spots, age spots, liver spots, post-breakout spots. It is not an adorable dot, but a spot; which sounds a lot like “splotch” …a blemish, stain, imperfection, mark, discoloration. A spot we can do without, but how? Continue reading

Winter Skincare Woes Solved

For much of the country, winter is in full swing and wreaking havoc on complexions everywhere. Harsh cold, dry air and wind reduce the ability of your skin to protect itself and it cracks, resulting in loss of hydration, irritation and inflammation. A change in your regular skin care routine and a few simple lifestyle adjustments can make a big difference. We’d like to share some of our tried and true methods for soothing winter-stressed skin.

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What is Clean Skincare?

Navigating the skin care landscape can be a bumpy ride. There are choices for every skin concern you have – even some that you didn’t know you have (as though we don’t have enough to think about). Choosing the right type and brand of skincare is a personal decision and one size does not fit all. Continue reading

Toxic 12

From the very beginning, we’ve been committed to creating safe, non-toxic products for anti-aging skincare — especially important when you consider some of the alternatives that many other companies use. Those alternatives — especially the “Toxic 12” — are more hazardous than many think. They can be carcinogenic, may disrupt your hormone regulation, and in some cases can contribute to miscarriage or birth defects, and even memory loss. By applying these toxic chemicals to your skin, you’re putting them into your bloodstream, expediting their negative effects. The first step to protecting your skin and your well-being? Identifying the Toxic 12 and understanding why they’re no good. Continue reading

Is anti-aging skin care aging your skin?

CHEMICAL IRRITANTS AND TOXINS FOUND IN MUCH OF TODAY’S SKIN CARE CAN TRIGGER INFLAMMATION THAT INCREASES SKIN SENSITIVITY AND EVEN ACCELERATE THE VISIBLE SIGNS OF AGING.

This inflammatory response stresses the skin’s natural repair process, damages its protective barrier and breaks down collagen hastening the appearance of lines and wrinkles and, ironically, undermining the very function of anti-aging skin care- to slow aging of the skin.

ONE OF THE PRIMARY REASONS LUZERN PRODUCTS GET SUCH EXCELLENT RESULTS IS THE EFFORT WE TAKE TO ELIMINATE THE CHEMICALS AND TOXINS THAT CAUSE DAMAGING IRRITATION AND INFLAMMATION.

In much the same way that a healthy diet leads to a healthier, more beautiful body, a daily regimen of Luzern products leads to a healthier, more beautiful complexion.