Aging of the skin can lead to fine lines, wrinkles, and pigment changes. Damage from the sun, smoking and air pollution can further damage the skin. Sunscreens only prevent further damage from the sun, but anti-oxidants can both protect and reverse the effects of the environment and aging. Choosing the right anti-oxidant serum is important… Read More »
The sun emits two forms of harmful ultraviolet radiation (UVA and UVB) which cause damage to the skin. Skin cancers, pigment changes and wrinkles are all effects of the sun’s harmful radiation. Protecting the skin from damage with sunscreen and sunblocks is a proven effective way to prevent the harmful effects of both UVA and… Read More »
The topic of sunscreens and ultraviolet (UV) radiation protection can be very confusing. The bottom line is we should all be using some sort of topical protection from UV radiation exposure. Skin cancer accounts for over 50 % of cancers annually in the US, and there has been startling increases in skin cancers such as… Read More »
Skin toners help to remove build up of dead skin cells, oils and make-up, as well as harmful toxins in the superficial layer of the skin. They also help to neutralize and lower the pH of the skin so that active topical agents can function correctly and penetrate into the skin. The toner step in… Read More »
Skin care can be an overwhelming and confusing process. Finding the right skin care products to fit you, your skin, and your lifestyle is challenging; let alone finding a simple yet effective regimen that works. Skin care has be around since ancient Egypt and most products do have roots in botanicals and naturally occurring substances.… Read More »
Skin care directed towards men should be simple and easy. The hardest part is discussing it with your plastic surgeon or skin care specialist.