Skincare Blog

Acne and Mental Health: What is the Physician’s Role?

The importance of psychological care for patients with acne vulgaris was discussed in a review article published in Dermatologic Therapy. Acne is frequently associated with low self-esteem, stress, anxiety, and depression. Clinical research suggests that acne often negatively affects quality of life, the study authors noted, particularly in women, adolescents, and patients with significant facial […]

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Is City Air Bad For Your Skin?

Pollution is on the rise in many urban cities. So what does that mean for your skin? Huge environmental stressors called “free radicals”. Free radicals are highly unstable molecules that react with other compounds. Therefore, free radicals can have a destructive effect on your skin’s support structure and are shown to accelerate skin aging. We’re […]

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Upper Lip Hair Stressing you Out? Time to think about Laser Hair Removal

Hair growth on the upper lip is very common. But in some women, hormonal imbalances can cause  hair to grow more than normal. Read on to know if you fall into that category and how laser hair removal can help. What Causes Lip Hair Growth In Women? The phenomenon of hirsutism, or unwanted hair growth […]

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Antioxidant Protection using Sunscreen

You don’t need to spend a lot of time in the sun to succumb to skin damage. In this article we will discuss how Sunscreen Provides Antioxidant Protection. What’s just as important as applying sunscreen is choosing the right product for adequate protection. While most sunscreens contain basic ingredients like oxybenzone or zinc oxide, many […]

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Damaged pores with microneedling

You Might NOT Want to Try DIY Microneedling at Home

Microneedling can be a great idea. Microneedling at home, by yourself, without the guidance and steady hands of a skincare professional is not a good idea. It’s a treatment worth exploring, but not one you should try to do yourself. How Does Microneedling Work? Microneedling sounds intimidating, but it can work miracles to smooth lines […]

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How Anti-Wrinkle Injections Work

Anti-wrinkle injections are becoming increasingly popular among men and women alike, who are looking to smooth fine lines and wrinkles and refine their overall look. Often used as a preventative treatment, they can be a quick and effective way to ‘stop the clock’ and boost confidence levels. But how do anti-wrinkle injections actually work? Keep […]

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