Wrinkles, Wrinkles, Wrinkles.
Can someone give me an easy wrinkle description?
- Yes, one description is underlying tissue providing firmness and volume breaks down causing visible lines on the surface, like a dent in a bed mattress where the springs and padding are weak causing a dip on the surface. Keeping your skin healthy prevents the second major layer, called the dermis, from dipping and flattening causing wrinkles. Our ingredients help prevent those lines!
- Newest wrinkle theory: defective cells with DNA damage reproduce making a skin fold. Dermatology Times, Sept. 2010, Zoe Draelos, M.D.
Which is better, benzoyl peroxide, glycolic acid or salicylic acid for acne?
A. You can’t compare since they do different jobs. Benzoyl kills the acne P. bacteria responsible for pimples, pus, and redness, while glycolic acid deep cleans, and salicylic acid surface cleans your pores so bacteria can’t survive. One is a bacteria killer the other two are cleaners, using them together is a great acne tool. Daily, 100 mg zinc tabs [...]
What is sensitive skin?Does your skin easily redden, sting, or feel irritated when you use skin care? Have rosacea or lupus? Then you have sensitive skin. This skin type is easily affected by chemicals, external conditions like extreme weather temperatures, oral and topical medications, and overheating from physical exercise are few aggravators. Your face flushes easily [...]
Reduce, your eye wrinkles. Do not pull, rub, or tug your eyes causing your delicate eye tissue to stretch.Drink plenty of water to maintain your skin's elasticity.Get plenty of rest, stopping dark circles, fatigue wrinkles, and puffiness. Limit your alcohol consumption which causes dehydration and those fine dry lines.Try not to smoke which constricts your blood vessels cutting off essential [...]
Dehydrated Dry Skin
To select the correct product it is important to understand the difference between water-dry and oily-dry skin.Skin feeling tight but still has the presence of oil is water-dry or dehydrated. For example, if washing with a strong facial cleanser leaves your skin dry and taunt, but a few hours later there is surface oil your [...]
Oily skin has an over production of oil (sebum) from the sebaceous glands in the follicle, overtime this can enlarge the pores. Hot humid climates, stress, hormones, and skin care products containing hidden oil ingredients aggravate this condition. Very oily skin can lead to over cleansing, often up to three times daily, less oily skin [...]