Health & Wellness

It seems every month, we are faced with another round of skin care product and procedure recommendations from industry experts and health professionals around the country. But our skin faces its own brand of issues—from winter’s wrath to sundrenched days at the lake. Edina Magazine asked those who know us best—professionals right here in Edina—to offer their recommendations for healthy skin.

Kally Karjala, medical esthetician and manager with Skin Artisans at Edina Plastic Surgery; Michelle Poirier, vice president with Lili Salon Spa; and Patrick Connery of Blue Mercury offer their best tips.

First century poet Martial made one of the earliest references to synchronized swimming. He described a group of women performing acrobatics in a flooded Coliseum delighting Roman elite.

Yoga didn’t always seem accessible to Brooke Toftoy, so she sought her own lane.

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. In an effort to help raise awareness, we spoke to Dr. Jess Prischmann from Prischmann Facial Plastic Surgery for advice.

No one can deny the fun of sports or our fascination with competition. Matt Lindberg of Edina can attest to this. “My mom basically made me play every sport imaginable,” Matt says. “Soccer just sort of stuck with me.”

This annual arts festival held along the beautiful pathways of Centennial Lakes Park benefits the Edina Crime Prevention Fund

Edina Thespians will soon perform Heathers the Musical. Put on by some incredibly talented high school actors, there are a number of reasons you won’t want to miss this show.

Minnesotans spend a lot of time in malls, whether we’re shopping or desperate for a walk during frigid temperatures.

However, it’s rare we think about how much work goes into creating such an entertaining space.

Join Edina’s fashion-minded community for the third annual Style Edina fashion show. With fashions from 50th and France, the Galleria, and Southdale Center, you’re sure to discover inspired variety for your closet.

In this case, it’s perfectly on point to be a name dropper.

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