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Senior Online Editor, Truth In Aging

Age: 40s

Location: New York

Skin Type: Combination, Sensitive

Skin Concerns: Breakouts, dark circles

Articles By Christina

  • March 26, 2015

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    Our Favorite Products for Spring

    We are, at long last, emerging from winter's deep freeze! Sporadic bouts of 50+ temperatures have given New Yorkers a dose of spring fever, and today's 60-degree rainy forecast has whetted our appetites for the promised flowers from soon-to-come April showers.

    Spring is the season when we think about renewal and reinvention, so what better time to refresh our skin care routine? Here are some of our favorite products to freshen tired winter skin and hair and get you ready for the lovely spring weather that's heading our way!

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  • March 24, 2015

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    Brand Spotlight: Moana

    Moana skin care, originated in New Zealand, promotes wellness in every sense of the word: wellness of mind, body, and spirit. It combines health and beauty with science and nature — something co-founders Nina and Andrejka were aiming to do when they created this brand.

    The core concept behind the Moana products stems from the traditional discipline of Rongoa, a form of medicine created and practiced by the Maori tribes in New Zealand. What separates this particular medicinal practice from many others is the fact that ...Read More...

  • March 23, 2015

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    Yarok Feed Your Curls Defining Crème

    Styling my hair often has often felt like an exercise in futility. To say that my hair is challenging is quite an understatement: It is quite curly yet baby fine, prone to dryness and frizz yet thin and easily weighed down by products. The only thing that gives my hair the illusion of volume is the curl — when it's straightened, it could best be described as "flimsy." I love wearing my hair curly, though, and I've been on a lifelong quest to find the styling product that would eliminate frizz and define my curls without weighing them down or making them look wet and crunchy. I've trie ...Read More...

  • March 12, 2015

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    Beauty and the Bees: Bee Ingredients in Beauty Products

    While it's pretty safe to say that most of us would not be too happy about having bees close to us, it's also safe to say that bee ingredients are a highly desirable part of an anti-aging skin care regimen. Derived from nature, bee ingredients such as bee venom, manuka honey and royal jelly are powerful and potent skin savers, fighting inflammation, soothing irritation, stimulating collagen, healing wounds, fighting free radical damage, boosting hydration levels and more. Learn about the bee-you-tiful benefits that these ingredients have to offer.

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  • March 5, 2015

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    Sensitive Skin Solutions

    Most of us experience symptoms of sensitive skin on occasion, but how do you know if your skin truly is considered sensitive? According to the American Academy of Dermatology, "there are four distinct types of sensitive skin — acne, rosacea, burning and stinging, and contact dermatitis (allergies and irritants) — and they all have one characteristic in common: inflammation." If you frequently experience sensitive skin symptoms such as redness, blotchiness, irritati ...Read More...

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