The BEST results with a Chemical Peel

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How to Achieve the Best Results with a Chemical Peel The biggest misconception with chemical peels is that the skin will always flake or peel, which is not the case. Exfoliation is present, however it may be at the cellular level, under the surface, and not visible to the naked eye. The amount of post peel exfoliation… Read more »

What do YOUR pores say about your skin?

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Every day I see patients that have many skin concerns, from acne to wrinkles to excess pigment. The list goes on.  One huge major common concern is PORES.  I constantly hear, “Why do I have so many pores?” and “Why are my pores so large?”  Everyone wants to have small pores that aren’t noticeable.  But… Read more »

The Secret to Perfect Skin: Retinoids!

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One of the ingredients most everyone should incorporate in their skincare routine is Retinoids. “Retinoid” is an umbrella term for a category of molecules that share the basic chemical structure of Vitamin A.  Under this umbrella are:     Retinoic Acid– Prescription forms of Vitamin A are retinoic acid and can range from .010 to… Read more »

The Importance of Exfoliation

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Did you know as we age, our cellular renewal rate slows down. What does that mean?  you might ask.  Well it means that our bodies are slower to shed dead skin cells and generate new ones.  This can be a very big deal in the skin and aging department!! In fact, these are the cold… Read more »

The Product Order: How to use Skin Care

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Since good skincare often takes on a multi-faceted approach, I am often asked in what order to layer products. The first step to any good skincare regimen is cleanser. It removes make-up, dirt, oil and dead skin cells. This helps to unclog pores and prevent skin conditions like acne. It is important to cleanse your… Read more »

Awesome Apple Cider Vinegar Part 2!

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While doing the research for my last blog, Awesome Apple Cider Vinegar, I had found a plethora of “magic powers” contained in this common kitchen staple…I shared ten amazing antidotes in my first post, and decided to continue with a Part II because Apple Cider Vinegar is truly awesome! Prevent “restless leg” cramps at night… Read more »

Sunburn Solutions!

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  Of course you didn’t mean to get sunburned! Maybe you fell asleep or lost track of time, but it’s important to prevent it from happening again.  Your risk for melanoma doubles if you have had more than five sunburns.  Your skin will heal, but real damage has been done.     Did you know… Read more »

Awesome Apple Cider Vinegar!

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Recently, I’ve heard it on t.v., the radio and in discussions with my patients, and so I wanted to do a little research on my own…what super powers DOES apple cider vinegar REALLY possess? Here are the top 10 ailments which apple cider vinegar a fabulous home remedy is for:   Solve an upset stomach… Read more »