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Anti-Aging

Anti-aging Skin Care: The Difference Between Serums and Creams

What’s the difference between Skin Serum and Skin Cream in anti-aging skin care products? Usually, the difference between serum and cream is in texture and purpose. Anti-aging Skin Serum Anti-aging Skin Serum is more often lighter and more liquid than skin creams. They are designed to get anti-aging skin care ingredients, like CoQ10, peptides, vitamins, and retinol into your skin quickly (their small molecules allow them to…

Your Diet & Your Skin

If you want to spend less time fussing over your skin, your goal should be to have the healthiest skin possible. The easiest way to keep your skin healthy is to eat right and stay hydrated. That means staying hydrated and eating foods that are anti-inflammatory and contain lots of anti-oxidants. Also, low glycemic index foods such as salads, bright…

7 Super Supplements for Fall

Best Supplements for your Skin With the weather starting to cool down, the days getting shorter and comfort food starting to call your name, it’s easy to let your nutritional focus slide in autumn’s glow. The good news: Staying on track doesn’t have to be hard. Here are seven recommended supplements experts say can help optimize your health when diet…

Botox: Why Injector Credentials Matter

We’ve all heard horror stories of women with droopy eyelids or over-arched eyebrows after a Botox procedure gone wrong. Botox is supposed to be one of the simplest and safest routes to achieving a youthful, rejuvenated appearance; so how does this happen? For the most part, anyone with a medical license in any of the various medical fields who takes…

Benefits of using retinoids

What is a retinoid? The Benefits of using long term retinoid (topical Vitamin A) use essentially “changes” your skin by causing new skin cells to divide and function at their best. When used consistently, retinoids can keep your skin clear, even out skin tone, repair sun damage, and even prevent pre-mature aging. This skin-changing factor, along with its other exfoliating…

7 habits that could be aging you

Are these habit aging you? There are two types of aging: intrinsic and extrinsic. Intrinsic is genetically programmed by your body, is generally caused by a loss of function and inability to repair damage, and tends to have a minor effect on overall appearance. It’s extrinsic aging that is caused by controlled or environmental factors that can greatly impact the…

The Age Defying Power of Antioxidants

  Free radicals are unstable compounds that are missing an electron and look to take one from healthy cells and tissues, such as DNA and collagen. Free radicals are generated both internally and externally; from the sun, pollution and smoke among other things. They brake down collagen and elastin as well as the functionality of healthy cells, leading to lines…

Eight Foods that Boost Collagen

Best foods to eat to improve your skin care condition WATER-RICH VEGETABLES Key For Collagen Production – Vegetables like cucumber and celery have a high sulfur content, which is important in collagen production. Collagen can’t be produced if sulfur isn’t present. FISH Creates Stronger Cells – Fish like tuna and salmon are loaded with omega-3 fatty acids. Skin cells are…