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Congrats LISA VANCE – our MLC JUNE BLOG CALMING MASQUE WINNER!

Our June MLC Calming Masque Winner...LISA VANCE! Thanks to everyone who entered our June Blog MLC Calming Masque Giveaway. Congrats to our winner – LISA VANCE! Lisa WON a SPA-SIZE Marie Louise Cosmetics Cool Pack (Calming Masque) worth $91! MLC’s gel-based mask from their NEW professional spa-care collection helps calm and cool down any redness or minor irritation after a day out in the sun. PERFECT FOR THE SUMMER so enjoy Lisa!  

New ways to use Aloe Vera: Ice-cubes and a…Bra?

OUCH! So you’ve enjoyed the hot rays of the sun hopefully in a safe sunscreen-protected way but now looking down at your pink skin and dreading the pain that’s about to come. Aloe vera gel is by far the BEST remedy in cooling off your sunburn and now there’s a collection of aloe-infused bras and undies! Simone Perele, a French lingerie brand founded in 1948, recently launched their Caressence collection of bras, undies, and bodysuits... 

NEW Sunscreen Laws by the FDA (finally!)

Now that its officially Summer, we know you’re stocking up on sunscreen and probably confused when looking at sunscreen brands all promising SPF 90 protection (which by the way doesn’t mean anything). After a 9-month delay, the FDA has finally announced some new regulations regarding the SUNSCREEN industry that will DEFINITELY affect your future sunscreen purchases: 1. ACCURATE SUNSCREEN LABELS: To protect consumers like us from false... 

Triple S: Summer Skincare SPF (Must-haves)

The other day I was walking along Manhattan beach enjoying the sun (and the random plastic turtle that washed ashore by my mint-green painted toes above). Then I got home and saw more dark spots on my nose and major sunburn on my shoulders – AAAAARRRRGGGGH! Just when I thought I put enough sunscreen on! Now that its officially summer, its time to make sure that everything you wear on your face and body has SPF. It’s not just sunscreen... 

MLC June Giveaways: Calming Masque Cool Pack worth $91

To kick-start the Summer – Marie Louise Cosmetics is giving away a FREE Calming Masque Cool Pack from their Professional/Spa Care Collection worth $91! After a day out in the sun, MLC’s gel-based mask will help calm any redness or minor irritation after a day out in the sun. Beauty Essentials Blog: Email us the following with the subject heading: MLC JUNE BLOG GIVEAWAY to: mlc@marielouisecosmetics.com – Name (first/last) –... 

Best & Worst Sunscreens by Consumer Reports

Just in time for Memorial Day weekend, Consumer Reports just released their Sunscreen Report which tested 22 different sunscreen brands (sprays, creams, and lotions). Pretty interesting results: Go for Dual-Protection: 9 out of the 22 sunscreens offered excellent protection from both UVB and UVA rays All Types are OK: No one type of sunscreen – spray, cream or lotion was better than the other in providing coverage Price Doesn’t Matter:... 

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