Category: Exfoliation

Choosing an Exfoliating Serum

Exfoliating in an important part of a skin care regimen.  An exfoliating serum is a convenient way to get smoother skin, reduce fine lines and wrinkles, and eliminate discoloration like sun damage and melasma.  These serums use a variety of…

Lactic Acid Peel Benefits

A lactic acid peel benefits many skin types and can treat a variety of skin complaints.  It is used to reduce fine lines and wrinkles, eliminate hyperpigmentation like age spots, improve the appearance of acne scars, and to help dry…

Using Alpha Hydroxy Acid Products

Alpha hydroxy acid products are very useful in skin care.  These acids are used to chemically exfoliate the skin.  In low concentrations, they remove dead skin and encourage better product absorption.  In higher concentrations, they peel live, damaged skin to…

Retinol Side Effects

Retinol is one of the most effective anti aging ingredients on the market today.  It’s a great treatment for fine lines and wrinkles, age spots and dull skin.  Like most effective skin care ingredients, it also has drawbacks.  Retinol side…

Using a Glycolic Acid Body Lotion

You can use a glycolic acid body lotion to exfoliate your skin.  It’s a great way to get smoother skin because it removes the dead cells that accumulate and give skin a dull or rough texture.  You can use a…

Using Chemical Peels for Acne Scars

Acne scarring is one of the most frustrating skin complaints.  Thankfully, you can use chemical peels for acne scars to reduce and possible eliminate them.  Chemical peels remove the first few layers of damaged skin to expose fresher, smoother skin…

Retinol Serum Benefits

A retinol serum benefits the skin in many ways.  It is one of the most effective anti aging products available and is also useful to help control oily skin.  Retinol can fade age spots, reduce fine lines and wrinkles, and…

Using a Microdermabrasion Treatment at Home

Microdermabrasion is a wonderful skin care tool that can improve a variety of skin complaints.  It can reduce fine lines, acne scars, and age spots, increase collagen production, improve skin texture, reduce dry skin, and enhance the effectiveness of other…

Choosing the Best Anti Aging Products

Most people want to look their best and age gracefully.  Choosing the best anti aging products can help stall, reduce, and eliminate the signs of aging.  Although many products hit the market each year, there are few real breakthroughs in…

Using a Lip Exfoliator

A lip exfoliator is often overlooked when you are designing your skin care regimen.  Skin on the lips if very delicate, and is prone to developing lines as we age because it can be easily damaged from over exposure.  Lips…