Category: Skin Care

Vitamin C Serum Side Effects

Vitamin C serum side effects are usually mild. Most people only run into problems if they start off using a very strong serum. Most Vitamin C products contain L ascorbic acid, which is very acidic. In order to be the…

Choosing a Vitamin C Serum

A good Vitamin C Serum for skin is a great way to get effective doses of collagen boosting Vitamin C into your skin care routine. A serum is lighter than a lotion and is often oil free, so it’s a…

Choosing a DMAE Serum

A DMAE serum is a unique anti-aging product because DMAE is one of the few ingredients that makes a noticeable difference on sagging skin. The skin tightening effect upon application is temporary but noticeable, and it usually lasts all day.…

Lactic Acid Lotion Benefits

A lactic acid lotion benefits a variety of skin complaints.  It’s a great way to exfoliate, especially for dry and sensitive skin types.  It can be used on the face to lighten hyperpigmentation and reduce age spots and acne scars. …

Choosing the Best Face Serum for Oily Skin

Finding the best face serum for oily skin depends on your skin’s needs and goals.  Serums are ideal products for oily skin because of their light consistency and no or low amount of moisturizers that can aggravate oily skin.  Serums…

Choosing the Best Vitamin E Cream

Vitamin E is a popular nutrient used both topically and internally.  The best Vitamin E cream can be a very effective moisturizer.  It has antioxidant properties and may also have a limited effect on wrinkles, scars and stretch marks.  It…

Using a Microdermabrasion Cloth

A microdermabrasion cloth is a convenient way to exfoliate.  It can be just as effective as more expensive microdermabrasion systems or professional treatments, but costs significantly less.  There is also a lot less mess because there are no crystals and…

Olive Oil for Skin

Olive oil for skin care has been gaining popularity as natural living is becoming more and more mainstream.  But it is nothing new, as it has been used for centuries in the Mediterranean countries where olive trees are plentiful.  So…