Oxygen in facial skin care…right for your skin?
As I was scanning the Internet for recent trends, an article in the New York Times caught my eye concerning the re-emergence of oxygen and oxygen based therapies in skin care. Frankly, some of the information caused me to hold my breath. Even a review of my colleagues uncovered offerings of oxygen facials in the […]
As children, our skin needs very little care — just cleaning, moisture and, of course, sun protection. But as we age, beginning in our thirties, our skin begins to behave differently. Moisture content starts to diminish, and collagen production begins to slow down. Also, the elastic fibers in the skin begin to give way and […]
Try to imagine a world without sunscreen. Most of us grew up without understanding the true effects of photo aging. We are born with healthy smooth clear skin and while young, our skin cells can usually keep up with the damage caused by ultraviolet rays. But with prolonged contact, the damage extends to the DNA […]