Sun Damage

Improve Dark Spots with this Perfect Pair

Finding your perfect pair can be as simple as an in-depth consultation with a skin care specialist. Your skin is very unique and has specific needs. Identify your skin goals and find your perfect pair to fight dark spots.

Sometimes a magic duo is required including laser treatments along with an active serum to get the most dramatic results in the shortest amount of time.

What is Hydroquinone?

The term Skin Brightener has an extremely broad meaning ranging from an exfoliating scrub to a product that inhibits the production of melanin in your skin. What they all do, to some degree, is lighten and brighten your skin.

Hydroquinone is a topical skin lightning ingredient commonly used in skin care products. It is best known for its ability to lighten and reduce the appearance of brown spots and improve overall skin tone.

Exfoliation Treatments for Your Skin

Exfoliation is a great way to rejuvenate our skin. The key to skin rejuvenation – whether it is mechanical exfoliation, chemical exfoliation or microneedling – is to maintain the health of skin structures and stimulate cellular renewal. There are a variety of treatments and devices available and it’s important to know which one is right for you. Following are four of the most popular methods used today.

Peel Away Old Build Up, for a Fresh Fall Start

With so many options available we always suggest to consult with a skin care specialist who knows your skin. If you are new to this process, find someone reputable and bring in the home skincare products you are currently using. This information along with other will help with the type and depth of the peel that will be used.

“Skin Brighteners”

The term Skin Brightener has an extremely broad meaning ranging from an exfoliating scrub to a product that inhibits the production of melanin in your skin. What they all do, to some degree, is lighten and brighten your skin.

Treatments and products for evening out skin tone have never been more popular and anyone who hopes to get a jump on aging should start to consider using them.

Hyperpigmentation: The Whys and Hows of treating Melasma

One of the most common conditions seen today by skin health practitioners is melasma. Melasma is also one of the most stubborn and toughest-to-treat pigment disorders.
This type of hyperpigmentation presents itself in dense patches, often in a symmetrical pattern. It is usually seen on the cheeks, forehead, upper lip and chin, and occasionally on other sun-exposed areas, such as the arms and chest. Melasma is often called chloasma or pregnancy mask when it occurs in pregnant women.

What are Growth Factors and Platelet Rich Plasma?

What aging skin really needs are growth factors. Even the use of stem cells in plastic surgery is primarily with the hope that they will become growth factor production cells. The research shows that growth factors have the potential to increase collagen production and improve wound healing, among other benefits. Growth factors are very powerful and are an important part of a comprehensive approach to reverse aged skin.

Does Micro Needling Help with Pigmentation?

Hyper-pigmentation is when there is a darkening of the skin. Microneedling, using a needle pen, can help to reduce this hyper-pigmentation by breaking up the pigment below the skin surface. This collagen induction therapy (CID) another word for micro needling, can easily aid the skin without removing or damaging the epidermis. Several treatments are required along with some skin lightening products and your skin tone will be evened out.

Doesn’t Your Skin Deserve 7 Minutes?

Most positive skin results depend on you doing your job at home with your daily skin care regime and good products. So give your skin at least 7 minutes to complete these steps every morning and evening and your skin will be glowing before you know it