Every Step Counts in Your Skin Care Routine
Feb07

Every Step Counts in Your Skin Care Routine

It is often hard to tell if moisturizing is the right thing to do for our oily skin issues. However, just like it is important to find a balance in organization, it is important to find a proper balance to our skin. Moisturizing oily skin is a must! Learn why it is important to include this step in our beauty regimen so our glands don’t go into over-production, causing our skin to be even more oily. Take Every Step You have to...

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Maintaining Balance in Oily Skin
Jan17

Maintaining Balance in Oily Skin

Moisturizing oily skin?  YES!  When our skin is deprived of moisture, even oily skin, our system produces even more oil to compensate for dry, brittle skin.  Keeping a proper balance is the best approach for glowing, healthy skin. Learn how to maintain balance in your oily skin using the following tips from our panel of expert contributors:  Oil = Healthy Skin (Even for Oily Skin) One of the biggest misconceptions is if you are oily...

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Is Oily Skin A Cry for Help?
Nov06

Is Oily Skin A Cry for Help?

Avoid Using Harsh Cleansers Women who have oily skin at 35+ may be using too harsh of a cleanser and that is why their skin is producing so much oil. Moisturizer should always be used as is it an additional barrier between skin and the elements. There are moisturizers that help to control oil production, but making certain that skin is not being over cleansed should be the first step in trying to get oil production back to normal....

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Do You Really Need to Moisturize Oily Skin?

Degrease, Moisturize, Repeat As a dermatologist, this is a very common complaint I get. The important thing to remember is to divide your regimen into stages. Using a degreasing face wash that contains salicyclic acid or other natural enzymes will remove the excess sebum (oil) of your skin without causing irritation. Avoid drying agents such as leave-on benzoyl peroxide gels. After your wash, a very light lotion or cream should be...

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Caring for Different Skin Types: The Basics of Facial Skin Care
Jun27

Caring for Different Skin Types: The Basics of Facial Skin Care

Unfortunately, there is no generic formula for facial skin care. This would have made life much easier if there is a single beauty regimen that will keep different skin types healthy. As every dermatologist asserts, skin care is always based on the type of skin you have. There are various products that have different ingredients and different effects. Some products work on one skin type but may be adverse on others. There are four...

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Cleansing Tips for Different Skin Types
Jun25

Cleansing Tips for Different Skin Types

The most important cleansing skin care tip is to rinse well!  After washing your skin, make sure you thoroughly rinse off all of the cleanser.  If any is left on your skin, it may continue to cleanse, which causes dryness and irritation. DID YOU KNOW tap water alone will only remove around 65% of the dirt and oil on your skin.  That’s why skin cleansers were created.  They work as agents to remove dirt,...

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