Latisse $30 OFF Special Offer: Enhancing Beauty, One Lash at a Time

Eyelashes have the practical purpose of protecting our eyes from dust and debris, but they're also a symbol of beauty that can totally transform your facial aesthetics. Their length, thickness, and darkness give the eye a more defined and attractive look, but many products that promise to deliver those results [...]

Latisse $30 OFF Special Offer: Enhancing Beauty, One Lash at a Time2023-08-10T14:27:07-05:00

Transforming Your Skin Routine with Retinol

While no magic ingredient can give you timeless, radiant skin, retinol-- a vitamin A derivative-- comes close.  A secret weapon held closely by skin enthusiasts and professionals alike, retinol is a must-have transformative ingredient that can tackle everything from acne to wrinkles, revealing a fresher, younger-looking complexion.  What Is Retinol? [...]

Transforming Your Skin Routine with Retinol2023-06-19T12:09:05-05:00

The Incredible Benefits of Mandelic Acid

Derived from bitter almonds, mandelic acid is a naturally occurring acid that has been making waves in the skincare industry because it offers the same benefits as other AHAs while being gentle enough for sensitive skin.  Its larger molecular size sets it apart, letting it penetrate the skin slower than [...]

The Incredible Benefits of Mandelic Acid2023-05-31T14:59:37-05:00

What is Micellar Water: Pros, Cons, and How It Works

Micellar water isn't new to the skincare scene. In fact, it's been around since 1995, promoted as a multipurpose miracle tonic for removing impurities and hydrating the skin. For those of us who prefer to stick with classic cream or foam cleansers, micellar water tends to draw quite a bit [...]

What is Micellar Water: Pros, Cons, and How It Works2022-10-20T13:30:12-05:00

How Does Pregnancy Affect Your Skin?

When you're expecting, your body goes through some significant changes. Babies bring with them an increase in the hormones estrogen and progesterone, triggering a whole gamut of skin concerns.  The good news is that most pregnancy skin changes fade as your body rebalances hormone levels. However, you should still have [...]

How Does Pregnancy Affect Your Skin?2022-07-22T11:11:21-05:00

5 Tips for Finding a Flawless Foundation

If you've ever spent an hour carefully blending your makeup only to discover it's turned into a "makeup mask" once you step out into the sunlight, you understand the struggles of choosing the proper foundation that provides flawless coverage and accurate skin tone matching. Despite the range of colors, formulations, [...]

5 Tips for Finding a Flawless Foundation2022-06-03T13:01:16-05:00

Shop Small, Shop Local During Small Business Month

With 31.7 million small businesses across the nation, it makes sense that National Small Business Week has, over time, expanded throughout the entire month of May! As small business owners and employees, the skincare professionals at ADCI and AST want to encourage our community to support the entrepreneurial spirit that [...]

Shop Small, Shop Local During Small Business Month2023-06-05T08:46:36-05:00

Reverse Hair Loss in 40 Minutes a Week with Theradome LH80

Are you living with hair loss or profound hair thinning? You're not alone. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, more than 30 million women and 50 million men suffer from the condition, whether caused by a genetic disposition or an underlying health issue. While some can embrace their hair [...]

Reverse Hair Loss in 40 Minutes a Week with Theradome LH802022-02-04T10:20:31-06:00

Natural Beauty: The Best Plant-Based Skincare Ingredients

There's a lot of chatter about plant-based ingredients, and for a good reason. As the ingredients lists on skincare products get longer and longer, it's comforting to know that there are still tried-and-true, natural components to the products that we put into and on our bodies. In fact, many of [...]

Natural Beauty: The Best Plant-Based Skincare Ingredients2021-02-08T05:55:05-06:00