Sun Protection

Sun Protection There is no question that UVA/UVB rays from the sun are aging to the skin. When the skin ages it loses collagen, elastin, forms pigment or brown spots, and skin irregularity occurs. What is the most important skin care product in my bathroom and purse?...

Why Retinol?

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF USING A RETINOL Retinol is a derivative of Vitamin A that has been used for anti-aging and is often found alone or in many skin care products. It stimulates the metabolism of skin cells and encourages collagen production. Using a...

Why should I use an eye cream?

Eye creams are made specifically for the delicate skin around the eye, so they tend to be thicker. They have more oil than a regular facial lotion, and they have a lot of active ingredients aimed at the problems we see around the eyes. The skin around the eyes is more...

Hydroquinone

HYDROQUINONE Hyperpigmentation goes by a lot of different names: age spots, melasma, pregnancy mask and liver spots. The list goes on. But as far as a top solution to fade stubborn scars, redness, brown and grayish blotches, the list is short. Prescription-strength...

Kristin’s Skin Care Regimen

Step One: The Center’s Daily Clarifying Foaming Cleanser: Since I am oily in my T-Zone, this cleanser ensures a mild decrease in oil production in addition to exfoliating any dead skin cells. Step Two: Vitamin C+ Correcting Complex 30%: Vitamin C lightens,...
Melanoma Awareness Month | Early Detection & Self-Exam

Melanoma Awareness Month | Early Detection & Self-Exam

May is Melanoma month and the perfect time for you to review proper skin-care etiquette for the summer ahead. Often times, melanoma can be treated successfully if it is detected early, which is why it’s so important to understand the symptoms of the disease. Melanoma...
Corrective Treatments vs. Corrective Products

Corrective Treatments vs. Corrective Products

Our skin cells turn over every 30-60 days depending on our age, lifestyle, and intake. When we are an infant those cells turnover every 30 days. This rapid turnover constantly provides babies, with fresh, healthy skin and radiance or “glow” that we spend...
Are You Fighting Pigment?

Are You Fighting Pigment?

Products We Love! That Help Prevent Discoloration and Pigmentation  Are you fighting pigment?  Are you aware that one day without adequate SPF is equal to a full month without using hydroquinone products?      When fighting pigment, It is imperative to apply a broad...