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How To Apply TRUE Minerals

I’ve been asked lots of great questions about applying mineral foundation over the years.  Mineral foundation is different from setting powders that you might apply with a sponge.  If you’re new to beingTRUE mineral foundation — or new to wearing makeup, period — you may find this helpful.  
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Being TRUE Mineral Foundation FAQ

All mineral foundations are not created equal! Everyone makes a mineral foundation these days, but our goal is to educate you as to how being TRUE is ahead of the game. Here are some of the most common questions asked at our makeover events. If you have additional questions, please comment or contact us!

I don’t like the look or feel of makeup.

Neither do we. Some of our clients have been traumatized by a visit to a department store makeup counter. Properly applied, you should not see or feel your foundation.
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Antioxidants and Skincare

Hello! Happy Pumpkin season!

This month I’ve featured our pumpkin facial, not only because it’s seasonal, but because it’s another way to add antioxidants to the skin. In addition to nourishing the skin, the acid made from pumpkin breaks down the “glue” that holds dead skin cells together in the outer layer (epidermis), gently revealing the new, fresh layer.
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Gentle Peel Exfoliation to Reverse Sun Damage

For an esthetician, the end of summer takes on a whole new meaning – it’s the best time of year to begin your recovery program to undo the cumulative effects of summer sun. The most effective results for correcting skin damage are obtained with gentle chemical peels performed in a series of 6-8 weekly appointments. There is a great deal of misunderstanding around chemical peels.
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It’s Cool To Wear Sunscreen!

Yes, I know, you’re probably tired of hearing it, but it’s my personal mission to educate the masses about sunscreen. From our vantage point on Kelly Avenue, we see (and I don’t mean literally) throngs of people heading for the beach and I can only hope that they’re picking up the vibe I’m sending to wear that sunscreen! That luscious coastal breeze is so deceiving, distracting us into thinking that the sun’s not quite so hot. Don’t be fooled!
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