BEAUTIFUL SKIN IS FREE SKIN!

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BEAUTIFUL SKIN IS FREE SKIN!

Do you long for smooth, firm, youthful skin that glows with an ethereal, natural beauty? Take a cue from this month’s Independence Day celebrations and free your skin of all that weighs it down and hides its glow and youthfulness.

Beautiful, healthy, vibrant skin is skin that’s free of heavy chemicals and toxins. Yet, many skincare products on the market today are filled with ingredients that are not only unhealthy, but may be downright dangerous for your skin. Examples include artificial fragrances; potentially cancer-causing parabens, PEGs (polyethylene glycol) and artificial colors; SLS (Sodium Lauryl Sulfate), which can damage the immune system; phenoxyethanol, which can shut down the central nervous system; and propylene glycol – the same agents used in caustic products like oven cleaners and antifreeze.

Remember that your skin is your body’s first line of defense from external pathogens. It also protects your body from excessive water loss, and aids in insulation, temperature regulation, sensation and the production of disease-fighting vitamin D. That’s why it’s critical to free your skin of all that harms it and hides it healthy glow.

To that end, Dr. Michael Steppie,  MD, president and medical of Associates in Dermatology, developed Ethereal Beauty™ Anti-Aging Cellular Serum. The serum’s patent-pending Pro Organic Complex™ is made with a proprietary blend of certified organic ingredients including kelp extract**, aloe vera leaf juice and sequoia tree stem cells. All are clinically-proven safe and effective in helping patients achieve visibly smoother and radiant complexions.

Achieving a healthy, younger-looking complexion is proving increasingly important with the growing no-makeup trend, driven in large part by celebrities venturing outdoors sans cosmetics. Famous devotees of the trend include actress Cameron Diaz, who posed with a minimalist makeup look for the cover of her book, Longevity; and singer Alicia Keys, who went au naturel in the photo shoot for her new single, In Common and in recent concert performances. Though the trend in part is aimed at freeing women from the pressures of unrealistically high, media-driven beauty standards, it also lends itself to cleaner, clearer, healthier skin free of blemish-causing cosmetics and harsh chemicals.

So… Happy Skindependence Day! Liberate your skin and see your natural beauty come to life!

*/** 90% improvement in skin firmness** / 80% Visible reduction in wrinkle depth** In-vitro tests. ** Self-evaluation: 2x/day application for 28 days. Study performed on 20 volunteers under dermatological control.

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Beautiful Skin is Free Skin

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Do you long for smooth, firm, youthful skin that glows with an ethereal beauty? Take a cue from this weekend’s Independence Day celebrations and free your skin of all that weighs it down and hides its glow and youthfulness.

Beautiful, healthy, vibrant skin is skin that’s free of heavy chemicals and toxins. Yet, many skincare products on the market today are filled with ingredients that are not only unhealthy, but may be downright dangerous for your skin. Examples include skin-irritating and headache-causing artificial fragrances; potentially cancer-causing parabens, PEGs (polyethylene glycol) and artificial colors; SLS (Sodium Lauryl Sulfate), which can damage the immune system; phenoxyethanol, which can cause a shutdown of the central nervous system; and propylene glycol. These agents are the same ones used in caustic products like oven cleaners, engine degreasers and antifreeze.

Remember that your skin is your body’s first line of defense from external pathogens. It also protects your body from excessive water loss, and aids in insulation, temperature regulation, sensation and the production of disease-fighting vitamin D. That’s why it’s critical to free your skin of all that harms it and hides it healthy glow. And that’s why Dr. Steppie, MD created Ethereal Beauty™ Anti-Aging Cellular Serum, a state-of-the-art anti-aging serum infused with his patent pending Pro Organic Complex™ made with safe, top-quality certified organic ingredients including a breakthrough rejuvenating kelp extract**, and cutting-edge Sequoia tree stem cells, all blended in the highest quality Aloe Vera leaf juice.

90% improvement in skin firmness** / 80% Visible reduction in wrinkle depth**

Liberate your skin and see your natural beauty come to life with Ethereal Beauty™. From all of us here at Steppie, MD Happy Skindependence Day!

Order yours during the Independence Day break and benefit from our amazing BUY one get ONE free SPECIAL OFFER!

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*/** In-vitro tests. ** Self-evaluation: 2x/day application for 28 days. Study performed on 20 volunteers under dermatological control.

Steppie MD Supports Earth Day with Earth-Friendly Skincare Products

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Each year, environmentalists and others mark the anniversary of what many consider the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. April 22 brings celebrations of the decades-long, worldwide campaign to protect our most important and enduring resource – the earth. Touted as the largest civic event in the world, Earth Day is observed around the globe by more than a billion people of all backgrounds, faiths and nationalities.

Earth Day offers countless opportunities for learning and teaching others about environmentally friendly practices. Volunteer at a beach or forest cleanup. Help launch a community garden. Install solar panels on your home’s rooftop. Plant a shade tree in your yard. No matter where you live, there is sure to be an Earth Day festival, forum or other event in your area.

But don’t let your earth-loving efforts end when the sun goes down on Wednesday evening. Adopt environmentally friendly habits that you can practice year-round and encourage your family and friends to do the same. One beautiful place to start is your skincare routine.

We here at Steppie, MD are passionate about offering high quality skincare products that not only nourish and protect the youthful resilience of your skin but also are mindful of the power and the preservation of our natural resources. That’s why Dr. Michael Steppie opted for using a 95% certified organic formula in creating his Ethereal Beauty™ ANTI-AGING CELLULAR SERUM. His patent-pending Pro Organic Complex™ utilizes the most effective and cutting-edge natural ingredients to help activate cellular energy and to visibly minimize wrinkles while infusing skin with stem cells from the majestic and Sequoia Tree. Not only is Ethereal Beauty™ highly effective in smoothing, strengthening and revitalizing your skin, it’s also far safer than the vast majority of skincare products on the market. That’s because it does not contain chemicals like parabens, polyethylene glycol and sodium lauryl sulfate, the same potentially harmful additives used in oven and engine degreasers, and abrasive artificial colors and fragrances.

Earth Day is the perfect time to free your skin of harsh manmade chemicals that can both mar your complexion and harm the environment. Find out just how beautiful natural & effective skincare can be with Ethereal Beauty™. CLICK HERE to get yours today and benefit from our Earth Day special – Buy 2, get 1 free if purchased during Earth Day.

Give Your Look a Facial Fitness Workout

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When it comes to exercise, we typically think about the benefits to our bodies – Sculpted calves, toned abdominals and strong biceps. But did you know that you can work out your facial muscles in much the same way you exercise other areas of your body? The result is a firmer, tighter, younger-looking complexion.

Facial fitness has been lauded for decades by fitness celebrities including the famed Jack LaLanne. But today, it’s enjoying a new wave of interest, thanks in part to the exploding popularity of spots like New York’s Face Love Fitness, something of a gym and spa for your face, teaching clients effective facial exercises.

Featured in a recent episode of Today with Kathie Lee & Hoda, facial fitness is all about understanding the roles of the two primary types of facial muscles. There are 57 muscles in the face, but only 21 of them are expressive. Those expressive muscles are the ones that allow you to smile, frown, grimace, etc., and they typically get all the exercise they need.

The remaining 36 muscles serve as support systems for the expressive muscles. They’re the ones you want to work out because they’re the ones that will help keep your skin from losing its strength and youthful tone, and sagging as you age. Facial exercises also energize your skin by stimulating blood flow, which oxygenates the skin and gives it a temporary glow.

Of course, facial fitness alone won’t defy all the effects of aging. To help keep your complexion in beautiful shape, adopt a healthy lifestyle that includes a nutritious diet, lots of water, adequate sleep and plenty of exercise for both your body and your face. Also, adopt a daily skincare routine complete with top-quality products like Steppie MD’s Ethereal Beauty™, revolutionary, 95-percent organic facial serum specially formulated to stimulate cellular energy, detoxify aging proteins and boost collagen growth. You’ll enjoy firmer, smoother, more vibrant skin that shaves years off your look.

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Get Healthy, Beautiful Skin in Focus

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Each January, people around the world draw up lists of all the ways they aim to improve their lives, focusing their goals on ideals of health, relationships, finances, etc. Among the top objectives that many women (and an ever increasing number of men) choose to focus on is gaining a healthier, younger more vibrant look. If you’re among the millions who want more beautiful skin in 2015, it’s time to focus your New Year’s resolutions on developing and maintaining a healthier skincare ritual with Steppie MD’s revolutionary Ethereal Beauty™ – Anti Aging Cellular Serum.

There are a handful of common New Year’s resolutions that, if kept, will help improve the look and health of your skin. These include adopting a nutritious diet, drinking lots of water, exercising, getting adequate sleep and protecting your skin from the sun’s harmful UV rays. But a high-quality daily skincare routine truly is the bedrock of beautiful skin.

Unfortunately, many skincare products on the market today may actually do more to harm your skin than help it because they’re made with harsh chemicals that can cause skin irritation.

Even those with packaging messages that claim natural ingredients typically contain such small amounts and concentrations of them that they offer little, if any benefit.

That’s why, in developing Ethereal Beauty™, Dr. Michael Steppie focused on using the best the earth has to offer. His revolutionary anti-aging serum is 95 percent organic, compared to the vast majority of skincare products today that are made primarily of synthetic materials. Among the most potent of the cutting-edge ingredients in Ethereal Beauty™ are rejuvenating kelp extract and sequoia tree stem cells – a breakthrough ingredient never before seen in beauty products. Also at work is high-quality Aloe Vera, which contains more than 200 biologically active amino acids, vitamins, antioxidants, minerals, enzymes and polysaccharides, and known for its wound repair, moisturizing and prebiotic properties. While most competing skincare products have a base comprised of up to 90 percent of water, Ethereal Beauty™ instead is made with this highly beneficial Aloe Vera base.

This year, take advantage of the tremendous amount of research and development by an award-winning skincare specialist. Try Ethereal Beauty™ and see how Dr. Steppie’s innovative pro-organic complex™ can give you the beautiful skin you’ve been dreaming of – 2015 is YOUR year to focus on and achieve a healthier, younger more radiant look.

How Do You Define Ethereal Beauty During the Holidays?

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December is among the most beautiful times of the year. After a late November day of reflecting on all that we’re thankful for, we head into the Hanukkah, Christmas and New Year holidays. Homes and streets are alight with color; music emanates from stores, churches and synagogues; and people everywhere delight in spending time celebrating with family and friends. Meanwhile, we remember the joys of the past year and excitedly look ahead to what’s in store for 2015.

It’s this sense of wonder that has us here at Steppie MD curious – What’s the most beautiful aspect of the holidays for you? Visit the Steppie MD Facebook Fan Page and post images that represent the spirit and ethereal beauty of the holidays for a chance to win a mini facial plus a free Ethereal Beauty™.

Developed by Dr. Michael Steppie, MD, Ethereal Beauty is a revolutionary, 95-percent organic facial serum specially formulated to stimulate cellular energy, detoxify aging proteins and boost collagen growth. The result is firmer, smoother, more vibrant and younger looking skin.

We can’t wait to see your beautiful holiday images! Post them today. And from all of us here at Steppie MD, have a joyful holiday season and a prosperous New Year.

Season’s Change is the Perfect Time for a Beauty Boost

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There’s something about the changing of the seasons that lends an impulse to also make changes in ourselves. The advent of the fall season, with its crisp, cool temperatures proves particularly invigorating. That makes right now the perfect time to indulge in a beauty boost, and we have just the incentive you need.

With the close of the summer season, you may notice that your skin is showing the signs of sun exposure damage – comeuppance for all those days spent lounging on the beach or pool deck. After just 20 minutes of exposure to the sun’s powerful UV rays, your skin begins to lose its youth-giving moisture, leading to dry skin, wrinkling and premature damage. Far worse, your risk of developing skin cancer increases.

So how do you get your skin back in shape in time for all those upcoming holiday parties? By harnessing the power of nature to heal your skin and rejuvenate your complexion. Supercharged with Dr. Michael Steppie’s Pro Organic Complex™, Ethereal Beauty™-Anti Aging Cellular Elixir is infused with precious stem cells from the mighty Sequoia tree plus a unique revitalizing kelp extract and pure Aloe Vera juice, along with other potent certified organic ingredients. This powerful yet gentle and fast-acting blend is proven to stimulate your skin’s cellular energy and collagen production; boost DNA repair; detoxify aging proteins; reduce premature skin aging caused by inflammation and environmental assaults like the summer sun and the winter wind; and replenish your skin with essential amino acids, vitamins, minerals, and other natural anti-oxidants and moisturizers.

In just one month of using Ethereal Beauty™ you’ll see improvement in your skin’s wrinkle depth, firmness, hydration and radiance – particularly if you use it in conjunction with sumptuous skincare procedures such as Steppie MD’s mini facial and Xeomin treatments.

Throughout November, we offer two amazing specials:

  • A 25-minute mini facial for just $25. Plus, receive a free bottle of In the Light Intensive Pigment Corrector by Steppie MD Essentials when you purchase two skincare products.
  • At the dermatology practice, A $10 per unit Xeomin treatment. If you like Botox™,you are going to love Xeomin… Schedule your Xeomin treatment before November 28 and purchase a minimum of 30 units to receive a $50 prepaid Visa card good for your next visit.

Don’t wait. Take advantage of all the new season has to offer and do it with a smoother, more radiant and youthful look. Call 800-827-SKIN to schedule your mini facial or Xeomin treatment and to purchase Ethereal Beauty™ today.

Anti-Aging Skincare Goes to the next Level!

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Those who are savvy about skincare and sunshine are adamant about protecting their skin from premature aging, skin cancer and other potential sun-exposure damage by slathering on a high SPF sunscreen before venturing outdoors. But it’s critical to understand that no amount of sunscreen will ever be able to undo sun damage that has already been done. That damage ultimately will manifest as prematurely aged or discolored skin, or even skin cancer.

Exposure to the sun’s harmful UV rays does far more than burn and wrinkle your skin. It literally damages your skin cells at the DNA level. Fortunately, our bodies are designed to defend themselves from harm, and in the case of sun-driven DNA damage, respond by deploying special repair enzymes to the damage site. However, as we age, the body’s ability to repair and defend itself weakens. Plus, though skin cancer can hit anyone of any ethnicity or skin tone, those with lighter complexions can be more susceptible to cancer and other damage caused by the sun’s rays.

But good news is on the horizon. Taking a cue from the body’s natural defense mechanisms, scientists specializing in skincare are developing skin creams infused with the same DNA-repairing enzymes that our bodies produce in response to sun exposure. Research published in major medical publications like the Skin Cancer Foundation Journal shows that DNA repair is emerging as a the newest, most promising anti-aging solution. In fact, it has proved key validation of Dr. Michael Steppie, MD‘s years of skincare research and collaboration with world renowned research centers.

In 2012, Dr. Steppie released his patent-pending Pro Organic Complex™ supercharged with cutting-edge rejuvenating ingredients. Now what we are about to explain is going to get a little “technical”, but today’s skincare users are more discerning and enjoy getting into the science behind product breakthroughs. No more simply taking a brand’s word for it! Here’s an attempt at condensing nearly 100 pages of scientific data into just one paragraph!

In clinical studies, one of Dr. Steppie’s active ingredients, a unique kelp extract, was shown to lower the progerin level and increase the activity of proteasome in aging cells. Progerin is a degraded form of the nuclear architectural protein Lamin A, found in healthy, younger skin. Proteasome is one of the body’s vital protective mechanisms that involve breaking down and eliminating damaged skin proteins, allowing for the creation of healthy essential proteins like collagen and elastin and helping continuously regenerate. Clinical researchers found that this unique kelp extract remarkably reduced the progerin production in aging cells from 66-year-old donors by upward of 71%, returning them to levels found in cells of 35-year old subjects!

If the term “progerin” sounds familiar, you may have seen the film, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, starring famed actor Brad Pitt playing a man with an extremely rare genetic disease called Progeria wherein symptoms resembling aspects of aging are manifested at a very early age. The word progeria comes from the Greek words “pro” meaning “before” or “premature”, and “gēras” meaning “old age”. Those born with progeria typically live to their mid teens to early twenties.

While the film certainly took some creative license with the condition’s manifestations, the idea of reverse-aging mechanisms, such as portrayed in this “fantasy” story might have inspired scientists.

Now, scientists Dr. Steppie has joined forces with have proven that progerin’s essential functionality can be harnessed and used in expertly formulated skincare products to visibly “turn the clock” back!

As this recent Skin Cancer Foundation Journal article mentions, research proves that DNA repair is a crucial factor in keeping skin healthy… and the powerfully restorative qualities of this never seen before kelp extract* help achieve that! It’s why Dr. Steppie selected this breakthrough ingredient when formulating his Pro-Organic Complex™-infused Ethereal Beauty™ Anti Aging Cellular Serum. It’s also infused with rare skin-rejuvenating Sequoia tree stem cells, clinically proven to boost DNA repair by 42 percent!

Among participants’ self- evaluations studies, 90 % reported an improvement in their skin’s firmness; 80-85 % saw and improvement in skin texture, tone and wrinkles; and 70 % say their skin was more radiant.

(* Self-evaluation. 2x/day application for 28 days. Study performed on 20 volunteers under dermatological control.)

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Declare “Skindependence” and Embrace your Newfound Freedom…

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Many skin care products available today contain cosmetic fillers or use harmful chemical ingredients and preservatives. Yet, do you realize that the SKIN is the largest organ of your body?

Most of us do not consider skin an organ, yet is sure is. It’s the body’s first line of defense from external pathogens and protects the body from excessive water loss. It also aids in insulation, temperature regulation, sensation, and the production of disease-fighting vitamin D. So, it’s clear that freeing your skin of potentially harmful chemicals, fillers and preservatives is critical for both health and beauty:

  • Parabens: These are very cost effective chemical preservatives used in food, personal care and skincare products to prevent the growth of bacteria and fungus. There is increasing concern as they are said to mimic estrogen, known to drive the growth of tumors. Plus, methylparaben has been shown to react with UVB when applied on skin, accelerating aging and causing DNA damage.
  • Phenoxyethanol: The FDA warned that this commonly used preservative can cause a shutdown of the central nervous system, vomiting and contact dermatitis.
  • PEGs (polyethylene glycol): PEGs are used in skin cleansers to dissolve grease and to thicken skincare products, yet it strips skin’s precious natural protective barrier. It’s hard to believe, but polyethylene glycol often is used in caustic spray-on oven cleaners! And, it is potentially carcinogenic.
  • SLS (Sodium Lauryl Sulfate): This component is found in car wash soaps, garage floor cleaners and engine degreasers. It is possibly the most dangerous of all ingredients in personal care yet, it is one of the most commonly used in products that foam. Some research has indicated SLS may damage the immune system, especially within the skin.
  • Propylene Glycol: This ingredient is a petroleum product, and actually the active component in antifreeze! It is used in the personal care industry as a solvent and is found in most forms of makeup, hair products and skincare products.
  • Artificial Colors: These artificial colors give cosmetics their beautiful hues, but they’re believed to be cancer-causing agents, and also cause skin sensitivity and irritation.
  • Fragrances: The synthetic fragrances only labeled as “fragrance” can have hundreds, even thousands of manmade ingredients that can cause skin irritation, rash and headaches, according to reports to the FDA.

Many believe that beneficial skincare results can come only from potent and highly advertised skincare products. But the reality is that these highly promoted products are mostly filled with harsh chemicals.

Dr. Michael Steppie’s #1 focus as a skin cancer expert has always been on the skin’s health. So, when formulating his state-of-the-art anti-aging regimen infused with his patent pending Pro Organic Complex™, he was very selective with the powerful ingredients he chose – paying no mind to the expensive cost of these premium, safe and remarkably effective actives. All that mattered was that these natural components would work synergistically to deliver the best possible results for your skin’s youthful beauty and radiant glow. He intended for you to have the best of both words: Gentle, skin-friendly formulas and exceptional visible results!

Set yourself free from empty promises and embrace your own, eTheReal Beauty. Liberate your skin and see your natural beauty come to life!

Boost your daily ritual with the ultimate organic skincare regimen offering remarkable visible results! Happy Skindependence Day! 

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It’s Time to Realize Your Skin is a Valuable Possession

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When handling or moving precious family heirlooms – a dish that belonged to your great grandmother, your grandfather’s antique pocket watch or a photo album chock full of decades of cherished memories – no doubt you take great care to protect and preserve them. You handle them gently, surround them with protective barriers like bubble wrap when packing them for a move, and safely store them away or display them in spots clear of potentially ruinous occurrences. There’s simply no way you’ll allow the risk of a spilled drink ruining your vintage family photos.

Yet, when it comes to our bodies, our skin and our general health, we often tend to lack the same level of care that we expend upon material items – even when protective measures are easy to accomplish. For instance, it’s easy to limit our skin’s daily exposure to the sun’s damaging UV rays by simply wearing a high-quality, high-SPF sun screen, a broad-brimmed hat and a fashionably long summer dress.

Unfortunately, your skin doesn’t come with a “Fragile: Handle with Care” sticker. But that’s exactly how you should think about your skin and approach caring for it. Many don’t realize that skin is classified as an actual living organ. In fact, it’s your body’s largest organ and is responsible for protecting your body in multiple ways:

  1. Acting as a barrier between you and potentially harmful aggressors like germs;
  2. Regulating your body’s temperature;
  3. And communicating factors like touch, pain, pressure and temperature to your body’s central nervous system, which controls your movements and helps you to react, remember, think and plan.

Consider these benefits and you’ll see that healthy skin is a far more valuable asset than most people realize. That’s why taking great care of your skin means far more than looking young and vibrant, it also lends benefits to your body’s overall health. Indeed, your skin is a precious and fragile possession that you must handle with care in order to protect not just your beautiful face, but your whole body.

Fortunately, nature provides many elements proven effective in caring for our skin. That’s why Dr. Michael Steppie formulated his Ethereal Beauty™ – Anti Aging Cellular Serum with the highest quality natural ingredients, combined in a way that jumpstarts the skin’s innate ability to repair damage, turns back the hands of time, and promotes a natural, healthy and glowing appearance. With a deep understanding of the skin’s fragile nature, Dr. Steppie developed Ethereal Beauty as a safe, 95 % organic serum free of harsh chemicals. When used correctly and consistently, this groundbreaking formula works as a “bubble wrap” for your skin.

Gently replenishing, yet supercharged and powerfully repairing, Ethereal Beauty – Anti Aging Cellular Serum is the best way to care for your body’s very precious asset – its skin.