Skin Deeper — Alayne's Blog

IT’S NOT FINE

I tend to speak to people about my double mastectomy three and a half months out like I just got over the flu. It is likely a survival skill learned from my grandparents who grew up in the depression. You just plow ahead, leaving the trail behind you as you forge on.

“Enough…

CHOCOLATE CHIP PANCAKES

Dearest Michael,

I learned so much about mothering from our friend and pretend family, Karen. Karen has been our neighbor right across the street for both my entire marriage and your entire life and along with her husband, Bob and their kids I can say we grew up together.

read more »

Alayne's Tips For Amazing Skin

  1. Always wash your face when you get home & (when) you change into comfy clothes.
  2. Be sure to always use a good cleanser and moisturizer. You will be married to these, so make sure you love them, the smell, the feel, the results.
  3. Don’t let hot water beat on your face in the shower, especially if you have sensitive skin or acne. this inflames the skin.
  4. Wear SPF daily.…

Smart + Healthy Skin

Every exciting day we interact with our clients, we hear lots of skin stories.

  • “I don’t wash my face before bed.”
  • “I use soap on my face, is that bad?”
  • “I don’t like the way moisturizer feels so I don’t use it.”
  • “Is it bad to squeeze your skin?”
  • “I want my lines and wrinkles to go away.”
  • “How do I get ride of my brown spots?”
  • “I…

JUST WAIT

I have been teaching and talking the beauty business since I was in my late twenties. I remember like it was yesterday, women who are my age now, saying, “Just wait.” I looked in the mirror as I do everyday and have done for most of my life and realized, it has happened. The “just wait” has happened. The weird lines forming in places I swear weren’t there yesterday, the hairs sprouting…

THE LOCKER ROOM

These writings are from a collection I have been writing since February 2017 before and after breast cancer diagnosis and mastectomies, recoveries etc. if you want to read all of them in one area, you can log on to https://medium.com/@beauty_58624

How’s Your Skin?

 

Incredibly, one thing I forget to write about is what we are the most amazing at and that is SKIN. Sometimes in my love of writing I actually forget to write about how I got started in this business and what makes us the experts we are.

Now is a  great time to take a good look in the mirror and besides telling yourself how lovely you are, decide if your products that you are using…

Life is now

The month of March, March 15, the Ides of March is my birthday, a birthday month.

I love my birthday. I usually start celebrating the week before, but this year is a special birthday. I am going to be 52. So fun! I was born in 1965. So one of my favorite numbers is 11. My spa is at 11 constitution, my partners birthday also adds up to 11. So 11, and of course 18 are some faves.

I…

about the alayne white team written by Kristine G.

This blog is wrtiten by my illustrious and stellar team leader, Kristine. Seriously, without my team there is no alayne white. I may own the bus, but without a driver and customers on the bus... well you know..

Anyone who works in the service business knows, its a tough one!  There are so many aspects that go into each and every day, and most importantly you have to always "be on" as we…

last leg of my trip, israel

The question I always get when i tell people i am traveling to israel is, is it safe? aren't you afraid? Israel is of course a hot bed of energy, surrounded by people who really don't like them too much, but i feel incredibly safe here. The essence of my travel here is my awe for the overall lack of complacency and this i really cherish. pictures will follow as i am having some time with my ipad…