Skin Deeper — Alayne's Blog

Dry or Dehydrated Skin: What's The Difference

Winter weather can be harsh on your skin and we often have clients coming in with questions about dry skin looking for a hydrating fix. The thing is, however, sometimes the issue isn’t dry skin - it’s dehydrated skin. And yes, although it may sound like they’re essentially the same thing, there is a difference.

Dry Skin

The Skin and Mind Blast

We don’t mean to brag (okay, maybe we do) but… our facials are special. We see ourselves as not only supreme caretakers of your skin, but also of your precious soul when you enter our treatment space. Simply put, we care. Ask any of our regular clients who have given us the privilege of caring for them over the last sixteen years. We do more than simply complete a facial, recommend…

New Year, New Skin

Every year around this time - the beginning of January - countless women and girls sit around making resolutions to take better care of themselves. They resolve to do things like eat healthier, go to the gym daily, and start taking A+ care of their skin. The thing is, many people’s resolutions fall by the wayside within a few short weeks as life takes over. Getting to the gym every…

Alayne's Favorite Things

Remember when Oprah Winfrey did her first Favorite Things show? Like so many brilliant marketing strategies Oprah did, this was a game changer for the way talk show hosts have moved forward with commercial plugs since. Of course by now most of us realize that the items given as her ‘personal favorites’ were plugs paid for by the companies wishing to promote…

Merry & Bright

Welcome to the world of Alayne White fifty minute treatments. Each one will be offered at a special price for an eight week cycle starting the first of each month and will link to the following one. This means you will never be bored and your skin will always have an innovative treatment to look forward to make your skin brighter, firmer, and happier.

This month we offer two treatments -…

Alayne White Is Going RETRO (For A Bit)

With the fall and upcoming winter, change is in the air.

It's happening! The computer system change we've been teasing for a while is kicking off on November 6. During this time, we will be taking our online booking offline so we can transfer all of the existing appointments over as smoothly as possible.

This means that we are going RETRO! Wait, what?

Well, remember the old…

WHAT IS THE BIG DEAL ABOUT PUMPKIN?

There are so many buzz ingredients out there and we understand that you are likely confused. Yikes, we get confused, we can only imagine how confused you must be. Acids, scrubs, enzymes, creams, everything seems like it will fulfill the promises of smoother and less wrinkled skin, but here’s the deal, too much isn’t always the best. If anything, less is more when you are trying to make your skin…

CHANGING YOUR SKIN ROUTINE FOR THE SEASONS

This post is written by Jenna Pineau, our Skin Conductor for Bristol and Providence and lightly tweaked by Alayne. 

We all know the weather changes pretty quickly come October/November. We begin to use heat in the car and heat in our homes. Our skin gradually becomes drier. All of the sudden November arrives and we are trying to "fix"…

WHY GET A LAYERING TREATMENT FACIAL VS. A RELAXING FACIAL?

What is a facial and why are they an important part of your a healthy skin routine? Let’s start with your skin. It is an amazing organ and as a matter of fact it is the largest organ of your body. It has the ability to detoxify and protect. You know when you get a rash or some weird breakout? More often than not it is because something is going on inside that magnificent machine we call that body…

Let's Talk Foundation

Foundation is one of those makeup steps that can make your skin look even, clear and healthier, all great benefits. But before you run to the nearest counter, let’s talk about what foundation is anyway? Do you even need a foundation? For the many I have spoken to in my life in the beauty business, many will say they can’t stand the way a foundation feels on their skin and the rest can’t imagine…