AmLactin® Alpha-Hydroxy Skin Care is teaming up with Life Time – The Healthy Way of Life Company (NYSE: LTM) to help club members nationwide learn more about how to get beautiful, soft skin. AmLactin ® Alpha-Hydroxy Skin Care will host regional promotions on social media as well as a series of in-club education days throughout January and February, where Life Time members will learn skin care secrets and receive samples. A special appearance hosted by AmLactin ® brand ambassador, five-time Olympic swimmer and health advocate, Dara Torres, will be held at Life Time Fitness Chanhassen, on January 11. Life Time members can mix and mingle with the Olympian starting at 9:45 a.m., picking up fitness advice and tapping into Torres’ wealth of knowledge about soft, smooth skin.
“I’ve always said, a healthy lifestyle radiates from the inside, out—but being active and working out can pull moisture from the skin’s surface, leaving it dry, dull and uncomfortable,” Torres said. “After spending decades in the pool, my skin was constantly dry. I’ve tried so many different products that promise relief, but AmLactin ® moisturizers are the only products that keep my skin soft and smooth.”
Cold weather months are especially harsh on skin because dropping temperatures and lower humidity levels can strip the skin of its natural moisture. Torres offers these top tips for soft skin, even in the face of winter weather:
- Feeling parched? Your skin is too! Staying hydrated means drinking 8-10 glasses of water every day
- Apply an exfoliating moisturizer that contains alpha-hydroxy acids twice daily after bathing while skin is still moist
- If using hand sanitizer, try one with added moisturizers or follow up with a hand cream to keep hands and nails from drying out
- Don’t slip into a state of hibernation! Staying active and exercising regularly increases blood flow and reduces stress, both of which are great for skin
About AmLactin ® Alpha-Hydroxy Skin CareAmLactin ® moisturizers contain alpha-hydroxy acids, which are pH-balanced for the skin and effective at exfoliating and hydrating. AmLactin ® formulas also contain emollients and humectants that help retain skin’s natural moisture and draw water to the skin, so it looks and feels soft and smooth. The AmLactin ® Alpha-Hydroxy Skin Care line includes AmLactin ® Moisturizing Body Lotion, AmLactin ® Cerapeutic ™ Restoring Body Lotion, AmLactin ® Ultra Hydrating Body Cream (formerly AmLactin XL ®) and AmLactin ® Foot Cream.Sunburn Alert: This product contains an alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA) that may increase your skin’s sensitivity to sunburn. Be sun smart: use sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and limit sun exposure while using this product and for a week afterward. All AmLactin ® products are available without a prescription at Target, Costco, Walmart, Walgreens, CVS, Rite-Aid, the www.drugstore.com™ website and other fine retailers nationwide. For more information, a store locator and downloadable coupons, visit amlactin.com. Connect with AmLactin ® on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube for the latest skin care tips, beauty trends and brand news, including insights from our leading New York Cosmetic Dermatologist, Dr. Doris Day, and five-time Olympian, best-selling author and mom, Dara Torres. About Life Time Fitness, Inc.As The Healthy Way of Life Company, Life Time Fitness (NYSE:LTM) helps organizations, communities and individuals achieve their total health objectives, athletic aspirations and fitness goals by engaging in their areas of interest — or discovering new passions — both inside and outside of Life Time’s distinctive and large sports, professional fitness, family recreation and spa destinations, most of which operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Company’s Healthy Way of Life approach enables members to achieve this by providing the best programs, people and places of uncompromising quality and value. As of December 18, 2013, the Company operated 108 centers under the LIFE TIME FITNESS ® and LIFE TIME ATHLETIC ® brands in the United States and Canada. Additional information about Life Time centers, programs and services is available at lifetimefitness.com. About Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.Upsher-Smith, founded in 1919, is an independent and privately-owned specialty pharmaceutical company headquartered in Maple Grove, Minnesota that focuses on product growth and innovation for branded and generic pharmaceuticals. Upsher-Smith has a particular focus on developing therapies to assist people suffering from central nervous system diseases and also markets products relating to cardiology, dermatology, and women’s health. For more information, visit www.upsher-smith.com.