Maskne: the acne underneath

Maskne: the acne underneath

If you’ve been brave enough to step out of your house in the past few months, you’ve probably had your mask in tow. Whether it be store bought or homemade, our new normal means where ever we go, our masks go with us. Unfortunately for some, with the mask...

Hyaluronic Acid (HA): One of Nature’s Most powerful Humectant

What is Hyaluronic Acid? Hyaluronic acid is the holy grail of anti-aging. It has the unique capacity to bind water molecules and ultimately hold onto moisture in the skin. HA can absorb up to 1000 times its weight in water! As we age our cells begin to lose their...

Vitamin D – It’s benefits and common myths about Vitamin D

We all love sunbathing. It is an understatement that we enjoy the feeling of sun rays on our skin. Our biology asks us for vitamin D, and the sun provides us with this vitamin. We need Vitamin D! Vitamin D helps our body absorb Phosphorus and Calcium two minerals that...

Some Surprising Facts About Stretch Marks

Most of us do not look forward to a future that includes stretch marks; but unfortunately, many have to deal with them at some point in their lives. Also referred to as ‘tiger marks,’ ‘zebra stripes,’ or ‘pregnancy lines,’  they are medically known as striae...

Eczema and Your Skin: What You Need to Know

Eczema is never fun. With the months fast approaching the Eczema Awareness Month in October, what a better time to learn and understand this type of skin condition that affects millions of people worldwide. You are probably here because you are looking for answers and...

What You Need to Know About Laser Hair Removal

There are many options available on the market for removing unwanted hair, and laser treatments are one of the most popular and effective methods for a variety of reasons. Before you make a schedule for a laser treatment session, understand the possible benefits and...
What You Need To Know About Psoriasis

What You Need To Know About Psoriasis

August is known as Psoriasis Awareness Month, which makes this an excellent opportunity to understand psoriasis and what it does. A little information goes a long way toward treating the condition and getting the help and support you need. To start, what is psoriasis?...
UV Safety: Avoiding Overexposure and Repairing the Damage

UV Safety: Avoiding Overexposure and Repairing the Damage

Summer has finally arrived. As we indulge in the warmth of the sun, there is no better time to highlight July as UV Safety Awareness Month. There are many reasons why we all love the summer. As we enjoy our favourite outdoor activities, we must not forget to protect...