Tag Archives: Medical Grade Skincare

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Nov

Remember: It’s Easier to Prevent Wrinkles Than to Treat Them

Published: November 2, 2015

A youthful appearance depends on the lack of fine lines and sagging creases. However, it is essential to remember that, although a multitude of treatments exist to help correct aging skin, it is far easier to prevent wrinkles than it is to treat them. 3 Easy and Effective Ways to Prevent Wrinkles Wear Sunscreen: The … Continue reading Remember: It’s Easier to Prevent Wrinkles Than to Treat Them

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May

Hand Skin Resurfacing is a MUST!

Published: May 31, 2015

If you take care of your face with great skincare, chemical peels, Botox, fillers and laser resurfacing but neglect your hands then they will give your age away. Multiple options exist for hand rejuvenation from good skincare, chemical peels,  laser and dermal fillers such as Juvederm. The loss of collagen and hyaluronic acid in our … Continue reading Hand Skin Resurfacing is a MUST!

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12

Jan

Free Radicals: What You Need to Know

Published: January 12, 2015

To understand the way that free radicals and antioxidants interact, you must first understand a bit about cells and molecules.  So here’s a (very) brief refresher course in Physiology/Chemistry 101:  The human body is composed of many different types of cells. Cells are composed of many different types of molecules. Molecules consist of one or … Continue reading Free Radicals: What You Need to Know

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8

Jan

How to Get Rid of What Lurks in Your Makeup Brushes

Published: January 8, 2015

We use makeup products to enhance our natural beauty, but things can get ugly really quickly if we don’t take the proper steps to care for our beauty-enhancing tools. Cleaning your cosmetic tools will ensure their softness and strength. As quality brushes can be a bit pricey, it will be an investment to properly maintain them. … Continue reading How to Get Rid of What Lurks in Your Makeup Brushes

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31

Dec

7 Healthy Things to do for your Skin in 2015

Published: December 31, 2014

As the New Year is quickly approaching, we all spend time thinking about how we can improve ourselves in the upcoming year. From dieting, to increased exercise, we all dream of a better version of ourselves. Often it’s difficult to identify the steps we need to take to actually reach our goals. As the health … Continue reading 7 Healthy Things to do for your Skin in 2015

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27

Oct

The Difference Between Physical and Chemical Sunscreens

Published: October 27, 2014

There is a lot of talk out there about sunscreens and the difference between chemical and physical sunscreens. While we all know how important it is to wear SPF daily, we don’t all know which type is the best personal option. The first step is to understand the basic difference between them. Chemical sunscreens basically … Continue reading The Difference Between Physical and Chemical Sunscreens

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24

Oct

What are Parabens and How Do They Effect Me?

Published: October 24, 2014

The topic of parabens have been popping up in a lot of conversations lately. Parabens are the most widely used preservatives in personal care products; they stop fungus, bacteria, and other microbes from growing in your favourite creams and makeup, especially in the moist, warm environment of a bathroom. Their names are a mouthful– methylparaben, ethylparaben, … Continue reading What are Parabens and How Do They Effect Me?

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20

Oct

Why You Need a Medical Facial

Published: October 20, 2014

There’s a wealth of information about skin care that’s readily available to us at the click of a mouse. That more than likely means your bathroom is already filled with products, peels, masks, scrubs, etc., which can give you a serious deep clean. But while it’s great to practice good skin care, that doesn’t necessarily … Continue reading Why You Need a Medical Facial

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15

Sep

Does Hydrated Skin Mean Healthy Skin?

Published: September 15, 2014

With all the hype on TV and in health magazines, most of us know that drinking the suggested 6-8 cups of water a day is important to our overall well-being. But just how important is water to the feel and look of our skin? Is healthy skin hydrated skin? I’m here to tell you yes! … Continue reading Does Hydrated Skin Mean Healthy Skin?

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22

Aug

Treating Rosacea Acne and Other Symptoms

Published: August 22, 2014

Rosacea is a very common disorder characterized by symptoms of facial flushing and a collection of other clinical signs such as facial redness, broken capillaries, coarseness of the skin, and an inflammatory eruption that may be similar to acne.The hallmark of rosacea is persistent redness in the central portion of the face that lasts for … Continue reading Treating Rosacea Acne and Other Symptoms

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