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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How the Sun Damages Skin’s DNA

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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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A Getaway Giveaway!

Flying is required for most cross-country and global trips, but this popular travel method can really wreak havoc on your skin. The low humidity in the plane’s cabin dehydrates skin, and can leave it looking dry and flaky. To prevent transepidermal water loss caused by the cabin air, be sure to stash a small set […]

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Skincare Stacking

What is skincare stacking? Popularized by the multi-step layering method of Korean skincare routines, skincare stacking refers to the product application process. To ensure maximum product efficacy, skincare must be applied in an order that allows effective absorption, from lightest to heaviest formulation. After cleansing, begin with the applying a serum on slightly damp skin. Then […]

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