Every year about this time when the weather starts to cool down, our hands begin to get rough and cracked, especially the skin around our nails. Plus, we're heading into cold and flu season, so we are washing our hands continuously, which only makes matters worse. So. Not. Touchable. Our friend and beauty goddess, Saks beauty advisor Lisa Moore, recently introduced us to this non-greasy (seriously!) miracle hand cream by Chanel that softens our hands and prevents the cracks from forming on our fingers. It promises to hydrate for 8 hours! If that's not enough, this luxurious cream is infused with Iris pallida to ...Read more.
It's hard to miss all the press that parabens and their potential links to health issues from increased breast cancer risk to allergies have received over the last several years. Known to disrupt hormone function in our bodies, parabens are synthetic compounds widely used as preservatives in health, beauty and personal care products. While many products only have trace amounts of the compound, using numerous products with small amounts can lead to too much. As reported in Scientific American, researchers have found that even people who make a point to steer clear of potentially harmful beauty products, still have ...Read more.