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REDNESS

Problem: Skin has red patches and
spots from acne or irritation.
Solution: Use a Color Correcting Pen in Key Lime to neutralize redness.

DULLNESS

Problem: Skin looks dull and has
strong yellow undertones.
Solution: Use a Color Correcting Pen in Lilac to counteract dullness and
brighten skin

UNEVEN SKINTONE

Problem: Skin tone looks uneven due
to mild redness or purple/blue tones.
Solution: Use a Color Correcting Penin Chiffon to cancel undertones and
provide an even base.

DARK CIRCLES & SPOTS

Problem: Skin has dark circles underneath
eyes or dark spots from hyperpigmentation.
Solution: Use a Color Correcting Pen in Nectar to eliminate dark shadows and
spots on light or medium skin. Use ColorCorrecting Pen in Apricot to eliminate
dark shadows and spots on deep skin.

Healthy Eating

 Chew each bite of food at least 20-30 times and get in the habit of putting your fork down after each bite. Our saliva contains special enzymes called Ptylin and Amylase, which digest carbohydrates. Why not let the enzymes do their job!Slow down and enjoy what you are eating, create ambiance with candle light or soft music. Rushing through [...]

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Brain-Busters

Brain-Busters!We have all heard the saying “you are what you eat”. How about “eat smart and feel smart.”Why not eat your way to a better IQ with these brain-boosting foods.1. Let’s Go Nuts With Nuts!!!Walnuts are the top nut for brain health. They have a significantly high concentration of DHA, a type of Omega-3 fatty acid. DHA has been shown [...]

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Hydrate With Hyaluronic Acid

Curo Botanicals-Hyaluronic MoisturizerHyaluronic Acid is a skincare ingredient you should really get to know, if you don’t already. Don’t let the word “Acid” scare you. It will not strip your skin at all. In fact, it is actually moisture binding and will help keep the skin hydrated and plump. Hyaluronic Acid (HA) is a “moisture magnet”. Here is a [...]

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Eat The Rainbow

Once upon a time, a long long time ago, it was thought that fats, proteins, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals were all of the nutrients needed for good health. We now know about another essential group needed for optimal health.PHYTONUTRIENTS OR PHYTOCHEMICALSThese are the nutrients often concentrated in the skins of many fruits and vegetables, and are responsible for their color, [...]

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Skin Nutrition

FULL does not equal FED! Are you truly feeding your body for beautiful skin?  Many nutritionists and food experts would argue that many people in the US are overeating, yet still starving their bodies.As far as the skin is concerned, there are certain ingredients needed in order to perform at tip-top shape. If you want to keep acne and wrinkles [...]

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Curo's Quick Tips

             We all wear makeup (at least some of the time), but is your technique getting the best possible results? Here are a few simple pointers to help ensure your success.Never put concealer or foundation on your eyelids as a base, it will cause your eye makeup to crease. Under eye concealer should be one [...]

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Warm or Cool

WARM (C), COOL (N) However light or dark your skin is, its undertones will  fall in one of three categories: Warm (C) (yellow or olive), Cool, (N), (red or pink), Neutral  There are several ways to determine yours:1. Check Your VeinsPush your sleeves up right now and look at the veins on the inside of your wrist. Are they blue or [...]

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The Power of Antioxidants

The Power of Antioxidants Fruit and vegetables contain powerful antioxidants that help to protect skin from the cellular damage caused by free radicals. Free radicals are caused by smoking, pollution and sunlight and can cause wrinkling and age spots. Beta-carotene, found in pumpkin, carrots and sweet potatoes, and lutein, found in kale, papaya and spinach are potent antioxidants, important for [...]

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Eat For Your Face

Is your diet trashing your face? The old adage "you are what you eat" has never been more true. What you put on your skin is important, however, more importantly is how we nourish our skin from the inside out. Eating the correct balance of food with the proper nutrition will help it to stay [...]

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