Vital Vitamins in Your Skincare Routine

Most people talk about skincare referring to the term moisturizer. Most people still talk about skincare in terms of moisturizers and serums, when they should really have an understanding that these are just the delivery mechanisms to deliver essential nutrients to the skin. We believe if your skin is healthy, the barrier function will be […]

Sunscreen All Year Long

It’s fall in the Northern Hemisphere and spring in the Southern Hemisphere… Q. Who should be using more sunscreen?A. Both! Because the radiation levels are what predict the necessity for daily screening up. What Actually Impacts UV Radiation Levels? Time of Year. UV radiation changes throughout the year. The highest levels occur in the summer months, and the […]

Vitamin D Deficiency

If you spend most of your time indoors, live north of the Tropic of Cancer, tend to avoid dairy, or follow a predominantly vegan diet, you are at risk of having low levels of Vitamin D. Known as the Sunshine, Feel Good vitamin, it is produced by the body in response to the skin being […]

Dirty Digital Devices (& Acne)

Ever wonder what’s lurking behind your keys on your computer, or screen on your phone or tablet? Enterococcus faecium, Staphylococcus aureus and even a little E.coli can contaminate the surfaces. This can be multiplied with a greater number of germs if more than one user shares the device. The most common bacteria that are found […]

Stress on Your Skin (& How to Manage It)

In the midst of a global pandemic, we are all feeling added stress. Parents might be worried about what the new school year is going to look like. Students could be stressing about learning in a totally new environment. And maybe we’re all just generally stressed about staying healthy, paying bills, and maintaining some semblance of a social life.  Not only is stress […]