Anti-Inflammatory Foods for Health & Skin

We all know how important it is to eat a healthy diet for our internal health, but did you know that the same foods we are advised to consume have a tremendous effect on the health of our skin? Consuming free-radical forming processed foods increase inflammation in the body and contribute to skin conditions such […]

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Selecting the Right Sunscreen: Why We Use Chem Free

It is integral to protect your skin from the sun with daily application of SPF. Unprotected sun exposure leads to premature aging and pigmentation problems. More seriously, UV radiation damages the skins’s DNA at a fundamental level and can lead to the development of skin cancer. As important as it is to routinely shield your […]

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Is Your Skin Dry or Dehydrated?

The terms dry and dehydrated are often used interchangeably when describing the state of skin. Discovering the difference however is helpful in selecting the right treatment regimen. Dry skin is a skin type which lacks oil. You can determine is you have dry skin if you see that your pores are small and if your […]

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How the Sun Damages Skin’s DNA

uneven skin tone

The sun is the biggest factor of how the skin ages. Exposure to UV radiation from the sun or tanning beds triggers melanocyte cells to increase melanin production to help shield your skin from the sun’s rays. Melanin is the pigment that gives our skin its color and is our body’s natural defense against the […]

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