NATURAL SKIN CARE TIPS FOR HEALTHY AND GLOWING SKIN

Do You Really Know What Is In Your Skincare?  It can be hassle-free, however, for even more information stressing which common skin treatment energized elements can be harmful or risky. These are some possibly unsafe components that you can reveal in countless skin treatment items: Parabens: parabens are chemicals that aid safeguards versus the improvement of …

How to make sure you have a successful Sculptra treatment.

Some clinics in the U.S. and Europe (mostly), including ours,  have been using Sculptra now for 20 years.  We have 100s of happy patients who come back once or twice a year for more Scuptra for decades.  But when I look at the web and what’s going on with Sculptra now, it always puzzles me.  …

Dry vs. dehydrated skin. What’s the difference?

The more I thought about your question, the better I realized it was.  On the surface (no pun intended :)) this seems easy.  But really it helps to understand what skin wants better to really answer this. Skin wants: An intact outer layer (epidermis) to defend against harsh soaps, bacteria, viruses, UV damage (light), etc. …

Is it safe to have a radiofrequency treatment with an IUD or metal in your body?

I really think it’s terribly confusing for consumers of new beauty services right now.  What to believe??  I’m trying to provide at SkinTour.com accurate, thoughtful information ….so thank you for asking this. For those of you who don’t know, radiofrequency (RF), uses a sound wave instead of light wave to rejuvenate the skin.  On the …

Are there solutions for “orange peel” skin on the chin?

This, for those of you who don’t have it, it’s that bumpy – well – orange peel like skin on many chins.  🙂  The French call it peau d’orange, which somehow always sounds better. What causes this?  Some think it has to do with the change in, and loss of, chin fat over the muscle …

Keep your fabulous eyelashes healthy and full.

The eyelash world is getting surprisingly complicated!!  The desire for good eyelashes that are easy maintenance is totally understandable!  We all would like that, right? Some things to think about: Your natural state of eyelashes is mostly related to genes and your overall health.  If you’re getting chemo, for example, they won’t grow well temporarily. …

Can crepey, sagging skin on the upper leg or around the knee be tightened?

This is a really interesting question, because 2 years ago I would have said, fairly definitively, no!  Now….two years later, the landscape on this has changed. But SAFETY first!  The below are techniques on the cutting edge of non surgical skin tightening and skin treatments.  This mean that please do NOT go to just any …

Vitamin D levels and sunscreen

Hi Kelly – I changed your question just a bit to not mention a specific product as a solution because we don’t want to promote unproven skincare products on the site.  Great question though. Many, many of us who live a ways from the equator have vitamin D deficiencies. Skin color evolved as a protective …

Counterfeit Skincare Products on the Web

Thank you!  All proceeds from the sale of skincare products on this site go back into keeping this site going.  Eventually, I’d love to start a skincare product line that supports worth causes.  There’s just not enough time in the day! 🙂 The issue of counterfeit skincare is getting worse.  Skincare is a multi  billion …