Miranda Holder is my guest this week. She’s a renowned celebrity stylist and has many years’ experience in the fashion, wellness and TV industry. In this episode we talk about:   How Miranda’s life changed after a car accident   How she went from wheelchair bound to healthy with natural therapies  Her struggle with Lyme Disease  Miranda’s […]

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Ashly Rodriguez is my guest this week and she is an amazing digital creator renowned for her empowering message about beauty, skin and hair. In this uplifting episode we discuss: How Ashly came to start Face Yoga How she uses Face Yoga with her skincare routine Ashly’s favourite products and skin routine How and why she embraces her […]

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Let’s talk cheeks! Whether you’re dealing with saggy cheeks, a loss of volume in the face tissue, dull skin tone or excess bloating or fat in certain areas, I am going to share a bit about how Face Yoga can give you a natural non surgical face lift. Doing a bit of face yoga each […]

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Although I will always be a fan of ‘hands first’ when it comes to facial massage, I also love a tool to add variety and a different aspect to my Face Yoga routine. Crystal rollers are great choice for lifting and smoothing the face naturally and helping skincare products absorb into the skin. Facial rollers can be […]

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Reiki Master Heather Martin is my guest this week. She’s a wonderful warm energy with expertise in not only Reiki but also meditation and human and animal energy. I have also been blessed to take my level 1 Reiki training with her (and Kelsey Patel) and I am excited to do my level 2 with […]

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This calming facial yoga routine is the perfect way to relax and unwind after the day. It takes less than ten minutes to do and will help prepare you for a restful night’s sleep, so you wake up with glowing, refreshed skin in the morning. You can join in with this via my Youtube video  […]

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Do you want to look bright, refreshed, and relaxed first thing in the morning?  Wake up your skin and set your intention for the day with these 12 simple face yoga moves that you can do from the comfort of your bed.  Get into position You don’t need to wash your face or apply any […]

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Ula Blocksage is a skincare expert and educator, herbalist and the CEO and formulator of D’still Beauty (an award winning luxury skincare brand). In this podcast we chat about: How Ula became interested in skin and skincare 5 top tips to help reduce and prevent adult hormonal breakouts  Top tips for eczema sufferers  Wellness tips for the skin  […]

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As the World leading Face Yoga expert with 16 years experience teaching to millions worldwide it is fair to say Face Yoga is well and truly part of who I am. Why do I love it so much? Because it is a completely natural holistic way of having great skin but it is so much […]

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When we think of facial massage, it is easy to forget how important it is to include the neck, chest, and jaw area. As a result, this area of our body can sometimes feel a little bit neglected.  There are some wonderful natural techniques you can use as part of your regular skincare routine that will […]

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If you are confused when it comes to crystal rollers then this episode will help you out. I chatted to the lovely Nicole and Lauren on The Self Care Club Podcast about the benefits (and possible down sides) of using jade rollers and rose quartz rollers so I am sharing this interview with you here.In this episode I talk about: The […]

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Healthy, glowing skin makes such a big difference to our appearance. And you don’t always need to use make-up to achieve it. There are some simple changes you can make to your skincare routine and your lifestyle that will make a big difference to your skin.  I recently welcomed renowned make-up artist and hairstylist, Mira Parmar, onto […]

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On my podcast, I had an incredible talk with essential oil expert, Jodi Sternoff Cohen. We talked about some of the wonderful properties of essential oils. They can help lift our moods, relieve chronic stress, detoxify our organs, and bring us into healing states.  Essential oils are the concentrated essences of plants. These aromatic oils […]

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I am the interviewee this week as I was a guest on Alchemy With Ambi with the lovely Ambi Kavanagh. I chat a lot to Ambi about my journey from illness to healing, my daily routines and my ultimate wellness advice. In the episode we cover: Illness and recovery of ME My journey to Face Yoga All […]

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Today, I’d like to talk to you about how our emotions affect our face. The way we think and feel, shows itself in our faces.  Our emotions, moods, and thoughts are connected to facial expressions. We crease our cheeks as we smile, crinkle our eyes in joy, or pull our eyebrows in when worried. When […]

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Today, I’m showing you a quick morning massage that gives a non-surgical facelift. This Face Yoga routine uses a teaspoon. We will massage, lift, smooth, and incorporate a touch of acupressure. It’s a fun way to move the lymph, drain any puffiness, and gently wake yourself up. You can also put your teaspoon in the […]

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Irene Forte is a sustainable beauty entrepreneur with a skincare brand (Irene Forte Skincare) and is a wellness consultant for her family’s international hotel and spa brand. In this bonus business podcast Irene shares her tips on brand building, business trends and beauty. We talk about: How Irene came to love business and wellness Irene’s 5 pillars of wellness  […]

Global skincare and make up expert Mira Parmar is my guest this week and we have a wonderful chat about to achieve glowy dewy skin everyday. Mira shares 5 ways we can do this without make up and then chats about her favourite make up brands to use if you want that ‘no makeup makeup’ look. In this episode we talk about:  […]

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Today, we’ll focus on the lower face area. I’ll show you some Face Yoga techniques for lifting, toning, and strengthening the jaw and any sagging jowls. The jaw is a big, strong muscle. We often hold stress, tension, anxiety, fears, and other emotions here. What we’re feeling and thinking can really imprint on this area […]

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Today I’m bringing you six cheek lifting Face Yoga exercises from an Instagram Live class I did with globally renowned makeup artist, Nadira V Persaud. We both show you our favourite three moves and you can follow along using this video  For these exercises, you will need a touch of face serum or oil on freshly cleansed skin […]

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This week I am interviewed on Chakra Girl Radio by the amazing Amber- Lee Lyons. I wanted to share this interview on my podcast too as it’s an intimate look into how I feel, my daily rituals and routines and even my biggest meltdown (which involved a Yoga bolster!). We talk all things Face Yoga, how emotion shows […]

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Today, we’re going to work the eye area with myself and my friend, renowned facialist Abigail James. The first four moves are one’s that Abigail does with her clients. We’ll follow that up with three of my favourites. If you’d like to follow along with us, you can watch us on YouTube. Prep. Before we begin, […]

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I have been blessed to spend over 16 years helping people to look and feel better with Face Yoga and wellness techniques. One of the first ever trainings I did was as a Professional Relaxation Therapist in 2004. I’ve done many other qualifications since then of course but using relaxation techniques is still one of my favourite […]

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My guest this week is best selling author, award winning journalist, nutritional practitioner and essential oils expert, Jodi Sternoff Cohen. In this week’s show we talk about: Exactly what essential oils are and what purpose they have The link between essential oils and stress The vagus nerve and parasympathetic healing state 3 essential oils to use every day Jodi’s personal journey and how […]

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Today I’m going to show you techniques for naturally lifting the eyebrows and eyelids . These will help strengthen, tone, and reduce hooded eyes for a non-surgical lift. These are just a few little tips and hints, isolated exercises that you can integrate into your full daily routine. I do recommend practicing a structured daily […]

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Are you suffering from tech neck? If you’ve been using your phone a lot or straining over a computer, you likely hold tension in your shoulders and neck area. You may also find loose skin or lines at the front of your neck. This Face Yoga routine helps release tension throughout your shoulders, neck, and […]

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Nutritionist Hala El Shafie is my guest this week and she shares her 15 years experience in the NHS and private practice (as well as on TV) with us all. She is a wonderful knowledgeable and well educated expert in the field of nutrition and the psychology of eating and this show is packed full of helpful tips […]

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Have you considered trying Face Yoga? This practice can benefit so many people who want to reduce the appearance of aging and overall tone their face. In fact, many practitioners experience results in just a few sessions. Meet some of our happiest customers and what changes they experienced with Face Yoga! Although these photos and […]

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Face yoga is one of the best ways to naturally lift and brighten the face. These facial exercises will give you a lovely non-surgical face lift. They release stress and energise your entire face. Your skin, muscles, lymphatic system, and circulation all benefit. You can do this routine as often as you like. As part […]

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This week I am sharing an interview from when I was a guest on the Mindgasm Podcast with Gemma Beresford talking all things Face Yoga. In this episode we talk about:   How my journey began  How I cured my M.E using natural and holistic methods  What is Face Yoga and how to do it?  How often should […]

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We’re living in a fast-paced world. Our to-do lists are long, and our responsibilities can sometimes feel a burden and technology can be a blessing and a curse all in one! With so many burdens carried on our shoulders, our stress levels keep spiking up with less and less rest in between. As a result, […]

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DO I NEED ANY PARTICULAR QUALIFICATIONS OR EXPERIENCE TO BEGIN FACE YOGA TEACHER TRAINING? The course is open to everyone, there is no need to have any previous experience.  IS THE COURSE ACCREDITED? I (Danielle Collins) worked very hard to gain the accreditation for our courses so you can feel confident that you trained with […]

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Nicola Bonn is my guest this week and as well as having many years experience as a radio presenter, blogger, beauty podcaster and journalist, she is an all round lovely person who gives great advice on all things skin and wellness.In this episode we talk about: Nicola’s journey in to the beauty industry Products and treatments that […]

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Face Yoga exercises and massages are the perfect way to begin each new day. These moves help to awaken your skin, relax and tone your muscles, and promote lymphatic drainage – which is incredibly important! Moreover, these moves are very easy to do, they’re suitable for everyone, and they take no time at all. Plus, you can […]

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Today we’re going to be talking all about Gua Sha.  Whether you’re new to the practice or a longstanding crystal enthusiast, I have got tons of fascinating information to share with you today.  If you’ve been thinking about which Gua Sha or facial roller to implement in your own self-care routine, then this is for […]

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Have you ever thought of teaching Face Yoga or running a business? Maybe you are already a Face Yoga teacher (part of our Face Yoga Family) and you want to learn more about how to further share what you do. Or perhaps you are simply interested in my journey, story and general tips about my […]

If you’re experiencing emotional or physical stress at the moment, it is likely that you have felt some of that tension in your head and face. Given the state of the world, everyone’s going through a hard time, and you may be dealing with more stress than you realize. There are some simple daily rituals, inspired by Indian […]

A lot of us suffer from sinus issues, particularly if they we have allergies or are suffering from a cold. And while you should always seek medical advice, there are times when you need quick relief from the pressure that can build up in the sinus area. So if you suffer from blocked sinuses or […]

One of the most common questions I have been asked over the last 16 years of teaching Face Yoga is how to reduce a double chin? Some of the more common causes of a double chin include aging (as we age the collagen in our bodies starts to deplete, which is what keeps our skin firm), […]

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Your jaw area is one that holds a lot of tension, especially when you are stressed or working hard. Because it is so intimately connected with the bones and muscles of your face, head, and neck, the tension in this area can spread to other places, causing discomfort or pain. Some of us also experience […]

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I am a highly sensitive person. No that doesn’t mean I cry all the time but it does mean I feel things deeply which has its pros and cons. There are in fact over 22 traits which signal whether a person is highly sensitive. This week I have the leading expert in Highly Sensitive People (HSP) […]

This routine is a lovely one for helping to prevent headaches and relieve stress. You can also use it when you are suffering from a headache to release the tension and reduce the pain. Just a quick note – this routine isn’t intended to take the place of medical advice or medication. Always speak to […]

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When you are stressed, you can end up holding a lot of tension in your lower face and jaw area. Often, this results in your skin looking tired and dull. You might also find lines developing, especially around the corners of your mouth. This post will cover a quick routine to rejuvenate the lower face. […]

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Dr Shehab Faragallah is my guest this week and we are talking tongues! He is a dentist and a business owner of a dental practice on the Gold Coast in Australia for the past 10 years. Dr Faragallah has practiced all facets of the field including cosmetic, general, paediatric, restorative, orthodontic and surgical dentistry, with […]

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Suffering from acne can be debilitating to your self esteem if it feels like a problem you don’t have control of. It’s something that affects us all differently. There are things you can do however that may help clear up your skin and keep it clear. Learning to be more in tune with what your […]

There is a proven difference in the way men and women’s skin age. On the whole it is agreed that women’s skin appears older than men of the same age but there are differences in skin ages between the genders in a few ways. Upper Face Despite the fact that women’s skin in the upper […]

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It’s time to learn more about at home microcurrent devices! I have wanted to do a podcast on this for ages and I thought, who better to give the very best advice to use than Chris Luckham, head of education and brand supervisor at Foreo. I have personally tried both the Foreo Bear and the […]

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A body tapper is an easy-to-use, inexpensive, and effective tool that you can incorporate into your daily routine! A body tapper is made of bamboo and can have incredible effects on your energy levels. In fact, body tappers have been used for thousands of years in Traditional Chinese medicine. Using a body tapper before or […]

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One of the best ways to keep your skin looking its most radiant is by performing routine face massages. Nothing too extensive or invasive––just a slight recharge. By taking 8 minutes out of your day to perform these few simple techniques, you can keep your muscles engaged, lower tension, aid in lymphatic drainage and alleviate […]

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I was interviewed for a podcast called Acne Stories and I thought you guys may like to hear the interview as it has some really helpful tips as well as some personal stories.This episode includes: My journey from chronic illness to The Face Yoga Expert Exactly what Face Yoga is and how it benefits the face My experience of cystic acne and […]

In this post, I’ll talk to you about some of my favourite products to help smooth wrinkles in the face 100% naturally.  I get gifted lots of amazing products to try and review. Some of them I love, some of them not so much. What I do is, I try these products for a while […]

5 Really Great Products That Reduce Wrinkles Naturally

I get quite a lot of questions each day, both from clients and people interested in face yoga everywhere – via email, social media, website forms, and in person. I’m always so happy to answer them all, as I understand Face Yoga can be a rather new topic for some of you. Plus, I love sharing scientifically […]

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This is a non judgmental podcast full of information, support and actionable tips with naturopathic and functional medicine doctor, Dr Erin Thorne. We chat about: Whether alcohol can age our skin (and the science behind this) Whether reducing and giving up alcohol can help us look younger and fresher How to start the process of […]

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Every one of us could benefit from taking a few more minutes each day to reduce stress and take our body out of that ‘fight or flight’ response. Try each of these 1 minute techniques to feel calmer, more relaxed and healthier. Deep breathing: take 1 minute to do this As you inhale, let the abdomen […]

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Lockdown and quarantine has meant our eyes have taken extra strain. Increased screen time means tired eyes, lots of squinting and over worked eye muscles. Stress and anxiety about the pandemic often means less sleep which results in bags, puffiness and dark circles. We can often find that we are even indulging in the wrong foods which impacts the skin […]

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Katie Blake, famously known as the Skin Whisperer, is the in-house gua sha expert and facialist at the Hayo’u Method with over 20 years experience in the beauty and holistic health industry. She has worked with the Hay’ou founder, Katie Brindle (see episodes 3 and 28 of the podcast to get to know Katie Brindle), for over 10 […]

Katie Blake

Facial massage is such a beautiful way to increase the circulation to your skin, lift the muscles, and release tension. There’s a lot you can do just with your hands, but I also like to use some facial massage tools to enhance the benefits and add variation to my routine. And one tool that I […]

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One of the most common questions I have had from clients in my clinics, teacher training programmes and online coaching over the past 16 years is, how do we reduce a double chin without resorting to surgery? Well let’s start with the facts. While we can’t exercise an area and have fat melt away in that one spot, […]

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In this solo episode I answer the 5 questions that I get asked on a daily basis: How old am I and have I had botox? How to reduce a double chin and facial fat? How to reduce eye bags/puffiness/dark circles? How to smooth forehead lines without botox? How to tone a saggy neck? I also share with you […]

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This is a question that I am often asked when it comes to Face Yoga so today I am sharing my favourite moves for the cheek area.  A few things to remember before you get started – you can’t actually change your bone structure, but you can alter the skin around it to bring out your natural […]

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Star Khechara has 20 years experience in the nutrition and skincare industry. She is the founder of the Academy of Beauty Nutrition and author of multiple anti ageing nutrition books.In this weeks episode we talk about: The importance of food for anti ageing What collagen is Foods that don’t help collagen The 5 top foods to help boost collagen […]

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Yoga is wonderful for mind, body and soul. It is easy to forget however, that we have 57 muscles in the face, neck, head, tongue and ears which need strength and relaxation too. Face Yoga is a wonderful way to complement a Yoga practice but even if you aren’t a Yogi, you can enjoy Face Yoga as a stand alone routine.  […]

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Face Yoga is a great way to lift the eyebrow and eyelid area naturally. Using just your fingers you can gently lift your eyes and alleviate some of the heavy, hooded sensation you feel. Before you do these techniques, make sure your face and hands are clean so that you do not transfer oil and […]

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Nichola Joss is one of the beauty industry’s most revered skincare experts.Not only has her advice and work been featured in some of the world’s most prominent women’s magazines such as Vogue, In Style and Marie Claire, Nichola is the beauty therapist of choice for a bevy of A-list beauties such as Scarlett Johansson, Hilary […]

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Facial yoga and acupressure are great ways to give yourself a non-surgical face lift and encourage facial rejuvenation. With these four simple acupressure points, you can experience glowing skin and a calmer mind. I love to perform these acupressure points while repeating positive affirmations. This gives me a chance to enhance and connect with my […]

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Do you have trouble falling asleep at night? People the world over are not enjoying the same amount of sleep as they did a few decades ago. In 1942, the average amount of sleep per night was 8 hours, now it is only 6.8 hours. We are busier, more stressed, and many of us feel like […]

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Tova Leigh is my guest this week. She is an Author, performer, podcaster, blogger and has a huge online following where many of her videos on motherhood and life go viral. Tova is unashamedly herself and often says the things that many of us feel ashamed or embarrassed to say. Her honesty is refreshing and relatable and […]

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Pores. I get so many questions sent to me every week with the same question ‘how do we reduce pore size?’. Well let’s start with the bad news: we can’t change pore size. The size of our pores comes down to a few things- genetics, skin colour and type (darker, oilier skin tends to have […]

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Are your chakras unbalanced? How exactly do you balance them? And what actually are chakras? Well if you want to know the answer to these questions you are in the right place! My guest this week is author of ‘Chakras and Self Care’ Ambi Kavanagh. With her many years of personal and professional experience she […]

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Want to wake up looking and feeling glowing? Here are some products I’ve found that I recommend for you to use to help you wake up with fewer sleep wrinkles and feel refreshed and rejuvenated.   1. Fusion by Danielle Collins Pro Lift Facial Moisturising Serum  Okay I might be biased but…A lifesaver!  This is […]

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There are so many beauty tools available now that it can be hard to know what will work for you.  As a Face Yoga practitioner and expert for the last 17 years, I believe that our hands are some of the best tools we can use. Using only your hands in a Face Yoga routine […]

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If you are a Mother or someone who cares for others in any way or form in your life, Dina from Kensington Mums is here to help. As founder and creator of this international online community for mothers and women Dina, explains exactly why we need to take time to look after our wellness in simple […]

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My Story I was a happy and thriving 18 year old college going student until one day I woke up to the worst pain I have felt in my entire life. It was on one side of my face, near my temple. My first thought was, well, it’s probably just one of those migraines that […]

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Right off the bat, the answer is yes! But you need a little more than that, right? Face yoga is a natural way to look and feel the best version of you. You may also call it a non-surgical face lift.   Developed by World leading Face Yoga expert Danielle Collins(me!), this art is taught to millions […]

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