Prevention is always easier than treatment!

  In a perfect world, everyone would start wearing sunscreen AND hats year-round in their teens and early 20’s. 80% of skin aging is caused by chronic sun exposure, and by your 30’s, 40’s and definitely 50’s, it really shows! UV rays not only cause redness and brown spots but they break down your skin’s… Read more »

3 Ways to Avoid A Halloween Skin Nightmare

Please check out this wonderful post by one of our favorite skin care lines! Meg 21 is all about stopping glycation in the skin. Glycation is the damage to proteins caused by sugar molecules and has become a buzzword amongst skincare experts, has long been a focus of study in people with diabetes, and now… Read more »

Colorado skincare for Fall, time to switch it up?

It’s getting cooler, and DRYER! If you’ve lived here forever or even for just a little while, you know the change of seasons here in Colorado can be extreme. It’s 96 degrees and sunny one day, 45 degrees and raining the next. Welcome to Fall in Colorado! It comes in quick! These changes often wreak… Read more »

Beyond Botox….

I think by now we all know there is no miracle in a bottle, and botox has been the closest thing we have seen to astonishing results with minimal side effects.   However, optimum skin health goes beyond botox.  It is similar to the health of our bodies- to be optimally healthy you have to… Read more »

What are these tiny, red bumps on my arms???

Keratosis Pilaris aka KP is an annoying skin condition that MANY people deal with. September seems to be the high time for weddings which prompted this post. Soooo many brides come to us asking about this condition as they are getting ready to bare their arms in their strapless gowns. Keratosis Pilaris can also appear… Read more »

Why Our Estheticians Love Micro-Needling

MICRO-NEEDLING!! Microneedling is one of our FAVORITE treatments here at Accent Aesthetics in Golden, CO. It’s one of those treatments that benefit almost everyone and sooo many skin conditions and concerns! HOW DOES MICRO-NEEDLING WORK? First, we use a device with either 12 or 36 tiny, hair-thin needles to “stamp” the skin at a controlled… Read more »