Health & Beauty

Going to the Extreme for the Perfect Red Carpet Look

This awards season, many stars have been going to the extreme to get the perfect red carpet look… and we’ve got the inside track on all their secrets.

Beauty guru Lori Crete gave us the rundown on some popular treatments and products that help celebrities look their best at the Grammys, Oscars and more:

SilcSkinDecollette2SilcSkin Decollete Pads, $28.95: Say goodbye to cleavage wrinkles! Crete explains, "Overnight these reusable patches take years off the décolletage, and are the perfect way to smooth out the chest area if you're wearing that super-sexy, low-cut dress.” Learn more.

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Lash Perm, $85: "This simple beauty treatment can instantly make your eyes look 10 years younger," says Crete. The quick and easy service, which involves tiny perm rollers, adds a ton of glam and lasts for up to two months! Learn more


SilkPeel, $200: Need a quick fix for hyperpigmentation, acne or acne scarring? Try this combination of diamond assisted microdermabrasion and potent topical serums delivered deep into the surface of the skin and down to the base of the pores. Lori says, "This is a pre-award favorite! The treatment adds instant glow with no down time. It plumps, corrects, hydrates, smooths fine lines, and evens skin tone.” Learn more.

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Microcurrent Body Toning & Sculpting, $200: Slimming-down is a cinch when you are hooked up to the SX-4500 Body & Facial Sculpting Microcurrent System. The miracle worker, which claims to shrink fat cells while simultaneously toning muscle is “quick, detoxifying and inch reducing” says Crete. Learn more.


Thermal Probiotic Enzyme Treatment Mask, $90: Stars on the go, who don’t have time to make it to the spa for a SilkPeel, might want to try Glow Forward by MyBody, a therapeutic treatment mask that fuses probiotics and biomimetic plant-derived enzyme technology. Crete explains, "It removes dead skin cells in a gentle and effective manner, and the probiotics bioactives boost collagen production. This treatment leaves the skin with a radiant rock star glow.” Learn more.

Lori Crete is a skin care therapist, licensed esthetician and spa owner devoted to helping women from all over the world look and feel beautiful! For more information visit