Retinol is one of the top skincare ingredients and there’s no need to stop at your jawline. It’s important to show your body some love too. What better way to do that than with a powerhouse ingredient such as this. Some commonly asked questions are listed below. Is it safe to use on my ... Read More about Should I be using Retinol on my body?
What is the difference between a Retinol and Retinoid?
What is the difference between a Retinol and a Retinoid? This is one of the most popular questions asked when patients inquire about anti-aging skincare products. The two terms tend to be used interchangeably, when in fact Retinol and a Retinoid are considered, cousins rather sister products. ... Read More about What is the difference between a Retinol and Retinoid?
Summer Skin Repair
Summer is a beautiful time of year to be outdoors, however with this comes increased sun exposure. UVA/UVB rays cause brown spots, melasma, wrinkles, texture irregularities, and red blotchy skin. What can we do to help repair the damage? Besides a high-quality skin care regimen at home, in office ... Read More about Summer Skin Repair
Making the Transition from Summer to Fall Skin
With the change of seasons brings changes in our skin. Moving into the fall and winter months generally brings dry, dehydrated skin which can lead to irritation and sensitivity. So what can we do to protect our skin? 1. Use a humidifier to put moisture back into the air to prevent dry skin. ... Read More about Making the Transition from Summer to Fall Skin
What are these brown patches on my skin?
What are these brown patches on my skin? I consult with patients regularly regarding this skin concern. Patches of brown spots or hyperpigmentation is usually Melasma. It typically presents on the cheeks, forehead or upper lip. Melasma is triggered by sun exposure, certain medications, or hormone ... Read More about What are these brown patches on my skin?