THE IMPORTANCE OF TOPICAL ANTIOXIDANTS

Allyson Welch
Antioxidants play a major role in anti-aging but what are they and why are they so powerful when they are applied topically?
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MEET THE FOUNDER OF THYRST BEAUTY

Allyson Welch
Get to know the creator and CEO of Thyrst Beauty, Allyson Welch, and why she started the brand!
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5 BEAUTY HABITS HOLLYWOOD CAN'T STOP TALKING ABOUT

Allyson Welch
Having a good day-to-day skincare regimen is key but as we age more we may want to look into doing a little extra.  There are plenty of  things you can do that are non-invasive, relatively inexpensive, and really work to give you that boost you’re looking for. 
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HOW TO DETERMINE YOUR SKIN TYPE

Allyson Welch

There are 5 different types of skin types that we categorize as oily, normal, sensitive, combination, and dry.  Below are characteristics to help you identify what skin type you have and the right treatment plans.  Oily  How to tell: Usually very “shiny” in the t-zone (forehead, nose, chin) and tends to be blemish and breakout prone. Treatment: When your skin is producing a lot of sebum, you want to use products that help balance but are not overly drying.  Oils are your friend so long as they are non-comedogenic such as grape seed oil and castor oil; the alternative is...

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5 SKINCARE GOALS FOR THE NEW YEAR

Allyson Welch

As we step into the new year, it is always a good time to reset and reevaluate our goals.  Self care is always one that pops up for me whether that is adopting some type of meditation practice, a new workout, new diet, etc.  Skincare (obviously) consistently remains at the top of my list . Here are 5 skincare goals that will help kick start 2021.  Commit to the following: Making an appointment to see your dermatologist.  It is really important that you see your derm every year to check your body for cancerous moles or other skin conditions.  They...

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IS THERE A LINK BETWEEN DIET AND ACNE?

Allyson Welch

There has been quite a bit of research that has been done in an attempt to prove whether diet is  linked to acne.  An obvious statement is that nutrition affects overall health and needs no additional support or further explanation; but is there a direct link to diet and acne production?  It is still under debate but, through some deductive reasoning, it is safe to say there is much evidence to support the claim that there is at least a correlation.   There are several oral treatments one can take for acne which already implies that what you ingest can have...

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