In the spirit of the upcoming 2016 Rio Summer Olympic Games, we thought going for the gold in all aspects would be appropriate. From incredible golden moments in olympic history to our favorite gold beauty products, we’re covering it all!
Keep reading till the end, we’re offering 15% off for our favorite kind of gold, our customer-favorite anti-aging 24K Gold Gel Primer!
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW FOR THE RIO SUMMER OLYMPICS
The 2016 Summer Olympics begin 8/5 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It starts with the opening ceremony as athletes from around the world chase their dreams and go for the gold!
Official Olympic Schedule & Results for the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics can be found at www.nbcolympics.com.
Track and Field:
Who to Watch:
More than 550 athletes will represent Team USA, including 292 women, the most to ever compete for a single country.
Here’s who we think you should watch out for this year…
Michael Phelps – “He might just be faster than he’s ever gone” – Bette Marston
Simone Biles is the favorite to succeed fellow American Gabby Douglas for all-around gold at the Rio Games and has dominated women’s gymnastics since 2013.
Usain Bolt, Track and Field – this might be his last olympics as he turns 30 this year.
Serena Williams and Venus Williams could be seen heading to the podium together.
OUR FAVORITE GOLDEN MOMENTS FROM PAST OLYMPICS
Let’s go down memory lane and take another look at some of the most dramatic moments in the history of the Games.
1960 Summer Olympic Games in Rome, Italy
Before he was the great Muhammad Ali, Cassius Clay won the gold medal in light heavyweight boxing in 1960.
1999 FIFA Women’s World Cup Rose Bowl, Pasadena
After a scoreless 90 minute game, the U.S beat China in a penalty shootout.
1988 Summer Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea
Greg Louganis overcame a concussion and four temporary sutures after hitting his head on the diving board.
1996 Summer Olympic Games Atlanta, Georgia
Injured ankle and all, Kerri Strug stuck the landing and clinched the gold medal for team USA.
2008 Summer Olympic Games Beijing, China
Michael Phelps swims into history winning his 7th gold medal at a single Olympics.
1984 Summer Olympic Games Los Angeles, California
Mary Lou Retton, 16 won a gold medal in the women’s all-around by earning a perfect score of 10 in the vault, the final event of the competition.
So many athletes have shown strength, perseverance and dedication. These are just a few memorable moments in history who won the gold.
With so many products on the market, we honed in on the best of “GOLD” in the industry! From skincare to makeup, stay golden and hydrated with these must-haves.
REN Moroccan Rose Gold Glow Perfect Dry Oil
Why we love it: Leaves skin silky smooth and smells heavenly.The bottle alone is top shelf worthy!
Peter Thomas Roth 24K Gold Pure Luxury Lift & Firm Prism Cream
Why we love it: This cream enhances luminosity and boost radiance for an over golden glow.
NuFACE 24K Gold Gel Primer
The NuFACE 24K Gold Gel Primers are infused with the anti-aging benefits of hyaluronic acid, algae, and peptides and are available in both Brighten and Firm formulas.
Personally, we like to alternate the two to get the best of both benefits!
And adding gold ingredients to your favorite beauty products is just one of the hottest trends out there! A majorly buzzed-about cool technologies in beauty is actually microcurrent technology. If you’re not familiar with how microcurrent can help to reduce wrinkles, contour your skin and improve your skin tone, you’ve got to check it out by clicking the link above.
FOR THE WIN
As we celebrate the star athletes in the Olympic games we wanted to give the gift of gold to you too. So in honor of Team USA going for their gold, you too can your gold with 15% OFF our NuFACE 24K Gold Gel Primers. No code required, special price ends 8/20.
Whether you are one of the 480,000 tourists attending Rio 2016, the 1 billion fans watching the games on TV, “Go for the Gold” will be the mantra echoed around the globe. Go Team USA!
ALWAYS BE IN THE KNOW
So, you’re not an olympian but that shouldn’t stop you – come work out with us! We are sharing 10 ways to stay fit this summer. Plus our microcurrent devices are like “fitness for your face”…don’t miss out.
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