Before getting into how to treat hyperpigmentation, let’s define what the term actually means, shall we? This umbrella term describes a condition in which the skin is discolored or darkened due to an array of factors. In fact, hyperpigmentation can be caused by past blemishes, eczema and psoriasis flare-ups, melasma, and of course, excess sun… Read More
As we age, our skin loses firmness and elasticity—causing it to look saggy and loose. Fine lines and wrinkles seem to start appearing out of nowhere, and while we are not trying to look like the 20-year-old versions of ourselves, we still want brighter, smoother and younger looking skin. Discover the 5 anti-aging products that will help you age gracefully!
Topical vitamin A, also known as retinol or retinoids, is an all-star ingredient in anti-aging skin care products used by those who want to treat fine lines and wrinkles and achieve smoother, clearer skin. It lightens age spots and discolouration, smoothes skin texture, boosts collagen production, which increases skin’s firmness and elasticity, and treats acne. How… Read More
No matter how old we are, when our skin breaks out, it takes us back to being a teenager when all we wanted to do was shut ourselves in our room with the curtains closed until the blemishes went away or we grew out of it. The truth is, you may never grow out of… Read More
Take a look at your skin care products. Do they contain active ingredients such as Retinol, Alphahydroxy Acids or Benzoyl Peroxide? Typically, the ingredients in results driven skin care products are formulated to work in synergy to maximize results and minimize unwanted effects such as redness and irritation. Therefore, it is important to understand what… Read More
Lately I have been very interested in skin care products that harnesses the power and possibilities of plant stem cells. Specialized peptides and enzymes or plant stem cells, when applied topically, help protect skin stem cells from damage and deterioration or stimulate the skin’s own stem cell production. I have been loyal to LA PEAU… Read More
The holidays as much fun as they are, can be a stressful time as well. Cooking, shopping, cleaning, decorating and more! All during a time when you want to look your best. The truth of the matter is that it’s actually when your skin tends to look its worst. This stress is all due to… Read More