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So I Hear You Can’t Get Into Heaven Without a Retinol

Does everyone even know what a retinol is? Okay, so here’s the breakdown: retinol is a type of vitamin A that promotes cellular turnover. What is cellular turnover, you ask? That’s the rate that your skin sheds dead cells. The older we get, the slower that process happens. If your skin isn’t turning […]

By |September 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Super at 70

If you are in your 70s – let me state you are lucky to be here! In your lifetime some wonderful things have occurred and you took part in them, whether they were good or bad.

The most important things in life are now quite obvious to you and with this direction in […]

By |July 6th, 2015|facial rejuvination, health, Uncategorized|

Beat Acne

For comprehensive treatments for acne-prone skin, you need SkinMedica’s ™ Acne System.

Whether it be adult acne, teen acne, or just a hormonal breakout, so many of us deal with blemishes.
Acne is caused by:

• oil production,
• bacteria on the surface of the skin,
• stress
• hormones

Here is a solution to all of those […]

By |March 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|

DermaPen ™ vs. Dermal Rollers

Micro Needling procedures date back to the Shang Dynasty with the traditional Chinese practice of acupuncture. Utilizing needles purely for cosmetic application did not reach full development until 1995. In 2010, Australian medical developer, Stene Marshall, revolutionized modern skin needling with the evolution and engineering of the world’s first skin needling DermaPen ™. […]

By |February 27th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Sunscreen Secrets

Applying sunscreen once a day? Sunscreen will protect your skin for two hours — that’s it. If you want coverage until sundown, you have to reapply. Use sunscreen powders (like Colorescience Sunforgettable Mineral Powder Sun Protection SPF 50) to stay protected all day without disrupting your makeup.

Sunscreen can protect your skin against skin cancer […]

By |February 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|

Dermapen vs. Laser

What is Dermapen™ and how is it different than other skin treatments? Using sterile surgical stainless micro-needles, the skin is pierced which leads to apoptosis of cells in the dermis, which is our deeper layer of skin. Apoptosis occurs when a cell essentially commits suicide. This process is natural, controlled and ROUTINE. Little inflammation […]

By |February 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Aren’t I Too Old for Acne?

Combination of wrinkles and breakouts? When adults are breaking out, they
automatically turn to harsh acne products to help with their breakouts, but they
also need to cater to skin that is showing the signs of aging. There is a way to
address both the breakout problems and to keep the skin nourished and […]

By |November 7th, 2014|Uncategorized|

This Cream, That Lotion …

Stumped by the choices of anti-aging treatments? This Cream, That Lotion …? There are so many tools to address every single issue you could possibly imagine.

Three important changes take place overtime in the aging process:

1. Loss of volume
2. Sagging skin
3. Textural changes of the skin

The options available to treat these issues are overwhelming. In days […]

By |October 13th, 2014|Uncategorized|

GRASS

Department stores and marketing can make choosing a skin care regime almost impossible. So many choices what do you really need? Many people buy nothing or the wrong thing. SkinMedica® has made caring for your skin simpler than ever.

Here are the basics:

G-Growth factors-proteins in the skin that help to maintain and stimulate collagen in […]

By |September 29th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Your Face, and Your 40’s

Alert! IF you are now forty, you are now entering the early visible signs of aging…

Although our heritage plays a large role in our skin the effects from 40+ years of sun exposure are beginning to stare back at you in the mirror.

The beautiful sunshine breaks down our elastin and collagen through years of […]

By |September 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|