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Beautiful Skin Requires Commitment, Not a Miracle
Written by Tamara Hughes   

Why this Ernő László quote captures the essence of skincare.

woman's faceWhether we are lining up a date or streaming last night’s episode of our favourite program, we are a generation that demands instant gratification. Wish all you want, there is still no magic potion that we can whip up for impressive skin in as little time as it takes to order a coffee.

Naturally, skincare is a long-term investment. The effort you put in may not generate an instant difference, however if you adopt a few healthy and balanced lifestyle practices now, we assure the satisfaction will certainly come later on.

Taking care of your skin involves more than merely slapping a couple of products on it. You know you should drink water, and I recommend committing to a minimum of 8 glasses a day to really hydrate and flush out toxins. It is additionally essential to add colourful veggies to your diet. They are loaded with antioxidants that assist skin in combating those damaging pollutants.

According to skincare specialists, you must also put on an SPF on a daily basis not just in the summer season. Search for products with reparative antioxidants to increase excellent skin from the outside in.

While you may not see results as quick as you want, the earlier you adopt a wellrounded skincare routine that integrates healthy and balanced habits, the quicker it will pay off in the future and the longer the benefits will last.

Recognizing that, delayed satisfaction doesn’t sound so bad now does it?

There comes a time in every woman’s life when she has a very specific decision to make. That day may come when she is home in bed internet surfing, staring at herself in the mirror or she may be standing at the beauty counter after wandering into a store while window shopping. She is now face to face with a shelf loaded of white and shiny, pristine containers of tonics and creams, serums and oils, things that foam, peels and scrubs, all promising results.

She will go home and ask herself and wonder if she should have just bought that cream because the one she has could possibly use an upgrade.

It’s time for an intervention and it’s time we started talking, taking into consideration investment skincare and professional spa treatments. As soon as you discover that one or two incredibly special things that work for your skin, it may be time to start splurging on yourself.

People will certainly cringe if I totalled my skin expenditures for the year. Given that I will only have one skin for the remainder of my life, however long or short that may be, I want to take care of it as best as I possibly can. This consists of investing in quality products and professional spa treatments that are actually beneficial to one’s skin.

It’s amazing just how much people will spend on materialistic items that can easily be replaced. When it boils down to their skin and their health, hands are short and pockets are deep.

Each to their own, they have probably worked hard for their money, and so have I! I choose to invest my hard earned money on my skin.

Excellent skin requires commitment and dedication, not a miracle. Every morning and evening, you should devote some time to take care of your skin. 10 minutes is all you need. You spend more time doing things that you probably won’t remember, if you think about it.

Tamara Hughes -

With over 20 years in the spa industry, Tamara has an extensive background in Spa Management, Laser, Medical Esthetics and Oncology Treatments. She has a passion for education of health and wellness, and strives to assist clients reach their ideal beauty. Tamara has had the privilege to work along side the most prestigious professional skincare, cosmetic and spa technology companies in the industry. To connect with Tamara, visit


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