The Product Files at Skinstore®

June 20, 2008
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June 2008 Issue - Beauty Around the World

This month, The Product Files takes you around the globe—your passport to discovering native beauty rituals women have followed for generations. You'll also find top-rated products preferred by SkinStore customers, and in Q & A, learn how to keep your skin smooth after the razor's edge. This month's Expert, Metta Murdaya from Juara, gives her sweet body scrub recipe, and in DIY: Tools of the Trade, you'll see how to get that sun-kissed glow from head to toe.

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Spotlight: Your Passport to Beauty

Every woman on the planet wants gorgeous skin. (Really, who doesn't?) The pursuit of beauty and the vitality of youth is as universal as the language of love.

We're traveling around the world to catch a glimpse of the cultures and distinct characteristics of some of our finest brands. What makes them so desirable? We think you'll be surprised and inspired…

Journey with us through: France, Switzerland, Germany, England, Iceland, Greece, Israel, India, Japan and Canada.

No passport? No problem.

5 Star Beauty

Don't take our word for it. See why these select products have earned the highest marks:

skyn ICELAND The Antidote SPF 18 Summer Bonus Set


5 Stars
Try it!

"This is a great SPF! This doesn't leave your face feeling sticky, like most SPF lotions...I'm able to apply my make-up and it doesn't leave my face looking blotchy. I'm so glad I tried it!" — Patty

Sundari Gotu Kola and Yucca Facial Serum

5 Stars
Love it!
"I love this stuff. My face is so much firmer. The scent is great. A little goes a long way..."— Tea

BABOR Mimical Control Plus Q10

5 Stars
Does exactly what it says

"Love the texture, smell and result. It has smoothed my lines, my skin is glowing." — Lynette

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Bailey from Lake Tahoe, Nevada asks ...
No matter what I use to shave, I either get red razor bumps or ingrown hairs. Not pretty when I'm out on the water. Any suggestions?

First, let's determine what causes ingrown hair and razor bumps, then we can recommend treatments.

Ingrown hair simply means hair that grows out sideways or curls under the skin. The hair follicle can become infected and then appears...

Razor Bumps & Ingrown Hair.

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D.I.Y. Tools of the Trade

Fusion Beauty GlowFusion Air Glow Gun

Fusion Beauty
GlowFusion Air Glow Gun

Achieving that sun-kissed glow has never been easier or more convenient. This airbrush gun blows out a sheer, vapor-light mist of tinted GlowFusion® Micro-Nutrient Protein Tan. No need to smooth, spread or touch. Applies on evenly, and dries immediately. GlowFusion is completely odorless, and will never stain or streak. Perfect shade everytime.

This Month's Secret Ingredient
Seaweed Hidden Treasure Under the Sea

Beyond its splendor from the depths of the ocean, seaweed—in all its forms and sizes—has plenty of beauty and health benefits.

What can seaweed do for you?

From the Experts

Metta Murdaya, Founder of Juara

Juara's Tiare Jasmine Tea Bath Scrub

Metta Murdaya, Founder

Create your own non-messy(!) sugar scrub—Juara's Tiare Jasmine Tea Bath Scrub—for perfectly smooth skin with the most divine scent! Right before you get into the shower, mix brown sugar or ordinary household sugar in a bowl with my . You will need approximately 2 heaping tablespoons of sugar mixed with 3 tablespoons of shower gel.

Apply the mixture immediately onto your wet skin (in the shower) and massage in a gentle, circular motion. The sugar will gradually dissolve during exfoliation. Rinse well. Pat your skin dry and follow with . Since this sugar scrub is not oil-based, your shower floor or bathtub won’t get slippery!"

Note: Do not store any leftover mixture— the sugar will dissolve over time.

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