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Are chemicals in beauty products making us ill?

Anyone who has ever glanced at a lotion or shampoo bottle has probably noticed a mystifying array of multi-syllabic chemicals. We assume they’re safe enough to put on our bodies – but how much do we really know about the products we apply on each day? The US cosmetics and personal care industry – everything from makeup to shampoo, lotion and sunscreen – is largely self-regulated. Since it first came under FDA purview in the 1930s, the industry has had only nine chemicals banned from use. More than 12,000 chemicals are approved for use today. American women use an average...


A Dermatologist's Skin Care Recommendations

Jonathan Huynh

Tags acne, blackhead, charcoal mask, deep cleaning, mask, skincare

Anyone who has walked the skin-care aisles of a drug store knows just how overwhelming it can be to find a regimen that works for you. When patients ask what to buy, the answer is simple: I only recommend products that have scientific studies that support their use and have proven benefits. A Dermatologist's Morning Skin Care Routine The first thing to do after waking up is cleanse the skin with a gentle foaming facial cleanser. Look for products that are free and clear, which means they don't contain any allergens and won't strip the skin of its natural oils....


How CBD Can Help in Your Skincare Routine

CBD, or Cannabidiol has become legal in all 50 states and in many other countries, the possibilities for this product is endless. There are many products already that have CBD as its primary ingredient.  So what is CBD? CBD is one of the cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. It is known for its many functions such as reducing pain, inflammation, anxiety, stress, epilepsy, and many other problems. How does CBD help your skin? To start, research has found that CBD can help with preventing skin aging. The aging of the skin can occur to a variety of reasons such as eating and...


The Rise of Asian Skincare

Cindy Mam

Tags acne, blackhead, charcoal mask, deep cleaning, mask, moisturizer, skincare

The rise of Asian skincare has been growing so fast in the States, especially Korean skincare and beauty trends have flooded Western culture. According to research, in 2017 South Korean beauty industry was estimated to be worth over $13 billion US dollars. So why so popular? One reason is that these companies are highly innovative when it comes to beauty and as a result, we see females with glowy, looking skin. So Skincare is not just a routine, but more like a process. Here in the States, you typically do 3-4 routine (cleanse, rinse, moisturize) whereas Korean Skincare there is...


Exfoliate is key.

Exfoliation is a key part of your daily skin routine. Exfoliation is the removal of dry/dead skin cells on the surface of the skin and is one of the most important aspects of your home skincare routine for face and body. Exfoliating your skin can help with many benefits. We recommend exfoliating at least twice a week as part of a great skin care routine.  The benefits to exfoliation: 1) unclog pores 2) removes dead and dry skin cells  3) achieve healthy and glowing skin

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