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Blue Light & Skin Damage

Blue lights emitted from phones or computers can be very damaging to the skin. It surprisingly can shrink cells and even cause them to...

Pigmentation 101

Skin gets its color from the melanin produced. Melanin forms when Tyrosine, an amino acid, and an enzyme called Tyrosinase join. When...

Skin Condition vs. Skin Type

It can get a little confusing discussing skin types and skin conditions. What is the difference? Skin types usually refer to dry, normal,...

6 Skincare Myths

1. The higher the SPF, the better protection. The recommended SPF is either 15 or 30 depending on if you will be outside. When you use an...

Pregnancy & Skincare

Pregnancy is a beautiful thing. However, it can cause fluctuations of your skin type/condition due to the changes in hormones to support...

Get Your Skin Winter Ready!

With the cold weather slowly creeping up, you want to be sure you are adjusting your skincare routine to protect it. The dry air can draw...

Common Skincare Mistakes Men Make

I know so many men (*cough, cough my husband included) that do not worry about what is being used on their face. They may think their...

What is LED Light Therapy?

LED light therapy is a non-invasive treatment used to reverse signs of aging, acne, sun damage, blemishes, and other skin conditions....

What is Hormonal Acne?

Thought acne should go away after our early 20’s? Yeah, me too. Dealing with acne can be so stressful and life altering, especially when...

How To Layer Your Skincare Products

In general, the rule of thumb is to layer products starting with lightweight formulas such as serums and ending with heavier products...

Minimalist Skincare

The social media world has really transformed skincare. It can become very overwhelming trying to decide the correct products to use...

Should I Use Cleansing Tools?

I get a lot of clients who have questions about cleansing tools such as cleansing brushes or silicone pads. Cleansing brushes are...

AHA's vs. BHA's

AHA stands for alpha-hydroxy acid and this consists of glycolic acid, lactic acid, and mandelic acid. These exfoliate the skin and...

Menstrual Cycle & Your Skin

You may have noticed that your skin changes with your menstrual cycle. I’m here to clear the confusion and help explain why these changes...

Drugstore vs. Medical Grade Products

Drugstore products are those found in drugstores, supermarkets, online, etc. These products can be purchased without a consultation and...

My Top 5 DMK Products

I work exclusively with DMK products. DMK focuses on the concept of "Remove, rebuild, protect, and maintain". To put it simply, these...

Why Do We Need To Exfoliate?

Our skin is constantly making new cells and shedding old ones. Our body does a pretty good job of getting rid of old cells but it's not...