Acne is a common skin condition that affects millions of people worldwide. One important factor contributing to acne’s development and exacerbation is comedogenicity. Comedogenicity refers to the ability of a…
Comedogenicity and Acne: Tips for Choosing Skincare That Won’t Clog Your Pores
A Guide to Light-Based Therapies: Laser and IPL
Light therapy has been used for therapeutic purposes for thousands of years, with recognition of its healing properties dating back to ancient Greece and Rome. In 1903, Danish physician Niels…
Fighting Deep Wrinkles: Your Best Skincare & Cosmetic Options
As a dermatologist, one of the most common concerns I encounter with my clients is the appearance of deep wrinkles. These wrinkles, also known as “expression lines” or “dynamic wrinkles,”…
The New Retinol (Vitamin A) for Sensitive Skin
Medik8 launches r-retinoate, the vitamin a derivative to suit every skin type.
Active Ingredients Can’t Do Their Jobs Without Proper Cosmetic Delivery Systems
One of the most common questions I receive is, “What is the best way to choose a product line for my skin?” It can be a complicated and expensive process,…
Laser vs. IPL: What’s the Difference?
Laser and IPL is one of the most popular cosmetic treatments for skin rejuvenation, hyperpigmentation, and permanent hair reduction. Both technologies are not only available in clinics but also as laser hair removal devices as well.
The Face Value Survey: What We Really Think About Cosmetic Injectables
Our faces are our calling cards – an outward projection of who we are – and they are shared more widely than ever on social media, as well as representing…
The Truth About Pore Size Reduction: Fact vs. Fiction
People often have concerns about pore appearance: both clogged and enlarged pores are frequent complaints. Interestingly, many factors involving pore appearance are of genetic origin.
Fractora Treatments: Review, Results, Before & After
If you want to turn back the clock on ageing or help it to tick a little slower, Fractora is the new way to rejuvenate skin
Liposuction: The #1 Cosmetic Procedure
You may be thinking liposuction has had a bit of a rough ride, what with all the shiny new non-surgical body contouring fat-busting treatments that are blitzing the market. However,…