Skincare Blog

BBD's NEW FREE TRIAL PROGRAM IS HERE!

Ben Winston

BBD's NEW FREE TRIAL PROGRAM IS HERE!

START YOUR FREE TRIAL NOW (see below for details) -  82% of people polled agree that personalized skincare provides better results than mass-produced one-size-fits-all formulas.  Getting the right products that match your skin type and address your concerns makes all of the sense in the world.   ...But until now, only the rich and famous could afford a Hollywood Esthetician and get expert advice at a cost well over $200+.  Not anymore!  We’ve now made Personalized Skincare accessible to everyone. Beauty By Design is excited to introduce our free trial membership to our 180 Day Holistic Skin & Lifestyle Plan.  Have an expert,...


Inflammation 101

Ben Winston

Inflammation 101

  Inflammation is enemy #1 for youthful, glowing skin and it is the main culprit behind aging and skin dis-ease.  Inflammation may seem like the latest scary buzzword sweeping health and beauty categories but it has been known as the silent killer in the medical profession for decades. Inflammation wreaks havoc internally and externally- here’s what you need to know to reduce inflammation STAT.       There are two types of inflammation acute and chronic. Acute inflammation is the result of an injury and manifests with redness, heat, pain and swelling- those are the four classic inflammatory responses.  Think back...


HOW TO KEEP YOUR SKINCARE FRESH AND POTENT

Ben Winston

HOW TO KEEP YOUR SKINCARE FRESH AND POTENT

Like a fine wine or delicate fragrance, skincare is costly and can go “bad” when stored improperly in harsh environments- it requires proper storage to remain stable and effective.  On average, skincare has a shelf life of 1 year after opening.  Avoid direct sunlight, extremely high or low temperatures and always make sure that lids and caps are on tight to prevent oxygen exposure (contamination) which can cause some active ingredients to “turn” and lose efficacy.  Make sure that travel containers are sturdy, closed completely, and are stored in a dry, dark place.  Remember that all skincare is formulated, meaning...


How To Properly Apply All Of Your Skincare Products

Hillary Clark

How To Properly Apply All Of Your Skincare Products

  HOW you apply skincare is as important as WHAT you apply- did you know that you can defeat the purpose or neutralize expensive ingredients if you don't apply them in the proper order? Read on for tips and application techniques from your Esthetician, below!   Cleanser: Proper cleansing is the first step to clear the way for all of the performance ingredients in your BBD products. AM and PM, apply a small amount of cleanser to damp skin. Massage with a circular motion, adding tepid water to create a gentle foam. Rinse thoroughly then pat dry. Repeat for a...


Skincare Accelerators

Ben Winston

Skincare Accelerators

Skincare Accelerators What is a Skincare Accelerator? When it comes to skincare, one thing that we all have in common is that we want advanced results- FAST! Skincare accelerators help you to drive your skincare routine and maximize your core products performance with the addition of Toners, Mists, Serums and Masks. What each accelerator does and how to apply can be confusing so, we made it simple for you in the outline below:   Toners and Mists are very lightweight with low viscosity that can deliver active performance ingredients deeply into the skin where they can work hard for you!...