Tag Archives: Melasma

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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7

Aug

Peel Away all Imperfections with a Chemical Peel

Published: August 7, 2014

Chemical peels are a type of procedure during which a substance is applied to the skin resulting in faster skin cell turnover (exfoliation or peeling). The goal of chemical peeling is to rejuvenate the skin or address a specific problem such as acne, acne scars, blemishes, melasma, wrinkles, sun damage, or fine lines. Even if … Continue reading Peel Away all Imperfections with a Chemical Peel

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4

Aug

Here Are Some Melasma Facts and Treatments

Published: August 4, 2014

Noticed any brownish or yellowish patches of skin on your face? What you’re seeing in the mirror could be melasma. This skin condition presents as a darkening around the eyes, forehead, bridge of nose, and cheeks. This is a common skin disorder that affects an estimated six million people in the United States. In fact, … Continue reading Here Are Some Melasma Facts and Treatments

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