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Glossary of Ingredients

marybeth September 17, 2021 0 comments 0

We see products making claims based on ingredients that will deliver miracles in some cases. Here are some of the key ingredients to look for and what they actually do. Medical grade skin care products are more potent, use more concentrated ingredients and are allowed, by FDA law, penetrate below the epidermis (Something OTC products are not permitted to do)….

Absorption Matters | Let Ingredients Do Their Job

marybeth July 2, 2019 0 comments 0

If you apply potent, effective, and expensive skin care products on a dull dead layer of surface skin…they CAN’T penetrate. If they can’t reach the target zones then they can’t do their job and you will not get results. Eliminating cellular buildup is not just key for skin looking healthy but is KEY to product absorption. After all, if…

Antioxidants are a Must | Healthy Skin

marybeth February 3, 2018 0 comments 0

It took a while until I understood what a free radical was, why it was so harmful, and what it really meant in the world of skin care. It is a particle smaller than an atom, an oxygen electron that is supposed to be part of a couple, but has lost its other half, hence, the term “free” radical. As…