When business owners were urged to close up shop on March 16, as flattening the curve of the Covid19 had to be a joint effort, I remember the overwhelming feeling of panic… how was I going to keep my businesses running, my employees paid, provide services to our loyal clientele? Thirty years as a salon…

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A few days ago, America passed China as the epicentre of the virus and is fast approaching now has over 200,000 cases.  When you look at the daily graphs of cumulative coronavirus cases worldwide, China and South Korea are topping off and the rest of the world are in steep inclines.  This does not bode well for…

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The world has changed forever.   COVID-19 or CoronaVirusDisease19 or SARS-CoV-2, is a virus that is “novel” because it previously solely affected animals.  The virus originated in Wuhan, province of Hubei in eastern China and through genetic sequencing and analyzing the earliest cases of infection, it has been traced to the Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market in Wuhan,…

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When we start thinking about our skin, it really is creepy weird.  Humans shed 200 million skin cells every hour, which equates to approximately half our body weight throughout a lifetime.  With all this flaking taking place, scientists have always wondered how the skin’s integrity endures, and how it is so adept at maintaining equilibrium……

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