skin care

High Five for HA5 Hydration

SkinMedica ™ does it again! This is the newest and most advanced topical hyaluronic acid product on the market.

Historically, the particle size of hyaluronic acid has been too large to penetrate the outer most layer of the skin, which is why we inject fillers into the dermal layers of the skin. […]

By |January 22nd, 2016|hydrating, skin care|

How to Treat and Prevent Acne Scarring

If you see signs that your acne is leaving a scar on your skin, you don’t have to grin and bear it. There are lots of ways to heal your scars and keep new ones from forming.

Cortisone and Fade Creams
If your scar is red or swollen, use a cortisone cream to calm your skin. […]

By |October 14th, 2015|Acne, Fillers, injectables, skin care|

Plumper, Better, Faster and… Lasting

Much is being written about hydrating the skin topically to rid the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Methods in the form of strips to wear over night, facial masks, and night creams rich in “water” actually do work, but not for long. The results are barely going to last through your […]

By |July 7th, 2015|Fillers, lips, skin care|

Don’t Forget the Eye Cream!

While you are shopping around for skin care products that have proven science behind them, you are going to run into the SkinMedica® line. SkinMedica® is medical grade skin care not sold in department stores; however, these products are dispensed by very select licensed physicians. SkinMedica® has an unprecedented reputation for standing true to […]

By |June 29th, 2015|eyes, skin care|

My Face in my 20s

While in my 20’s the last thing I was thinking about is Botox and anti-aging treatments. I have always thought only “older” women get Botox. I have had a long wrinkle across my forehead for as long as I can remember. When I started interning for RRFP I realized you are never too […]

By |June 15th, 2015|botox, injectables, skin care|

Can Injectables Get You a Date?

I know this seems like a pretty crazy question! For those of you who are content with things just the way they are…this may not be for you. But before you decide that right off the bat, check this out! Whether you are trying to look younger for yourself or someone else or just […]

By |May 16th, 2015|Fillers, injectables, skin care|

Chemical Peels

The chemical peel is one of the best anti-aging tools out there. Professional peels not only enhance the texture and tone of the skin, but they also help keep the skin looking and acting younger over time. SkinMedica ™ Chemical Peels produce noticeable results after just 1 peel. Understanding the differences in […]

By |May 1st, 2015|chemical peels, skin care|

Being Good to Your Skin

Remember people: your skin is the largest organ in your body, and it is constantly in contact with elements that can harm it. Here are some steps to help you protect and improve the body’s largest organ: your skin!

• Cut back on refined sugar. A large amount of refined sugar can cause a process called […]

By |January 23rd, 2015|facial rejuvination, health, skin care|

Skin Care Reflections & Resolutions from RRFP

I recently read the book “The Power of Habit” By Charles Duhigg. Every new year brings a fresh start to something that has been gnawing at your consciousness such as, taking better care of yourself. Atop most lists is a commitment to more exercise, choosing healthier foods and stopping bad habits. […]

By |January 19th, 2015|facial cleansers, facial rejuvination, skin care|

Copper

So the topic of copper deficiency came up recently due to pillow cases that are said to have copper ions in them to help with aging skin. From what I have learned so for, there is definitely some truth to support the idea, but exactly how well it works will be left up to […]

By |January 14th, 2015|health, skin care|