Caring for Your Skin Beneath Your Face Mask

We love a good facial mask for keeping skin soft and supple (Obagi’s Professional-C Polish + Mask is one of our favorites). Unfortunately, a rejuvenating facial mask and the face masks that are currently recommended for keeping germs at bay don’t offer the same skin-enhancing benefits. Medical face masks are known to cause skin irritation… Read More »

What To Look For In A Quality Skin Care Consultation

By Griffin Churchwell If you’ve noticed recently that your skin is changing, from larger pores to sunspots that are getting increasingly darker, or a lack of hormones causing drier skin, it might be time to ask if the skincare regimen you’ve always used is still right for you. With #skincare trending on various social media… Read More »

What Can Microneedling Do?

Microneedling is a minimally invasive treatment for a variety of skin concerns. By promoting collagen production over time, the skin becomes more plump, reversing signs of aging. Read our infographic below to find out what other benefits microneedling provides. If you are interested in microneedling, contact our office today.

Griffin’s Winter Skin Care Tips

Beware of the too-hot shower. Because the weather’s cooler, it can be tempting to crank up the hot water to warm up, but taking showers with water over 100 degrees can dry out your skin. If your skin tightens as soon as you step out of the shower, that’s a sign your water is too… Read More »

Top Skin Care Myths

1.The higher my spf the better my sunscreen is: False More important than the number is making sure your sunscreen blocks UVA (aging) and UVB (burning) rays and has the right ingredients. The most common ingredients approved by the FDA to block UV rays are: titanium dioxide, zinc oxide, avobenzone and PABA. Ensuring you apply… Read More »

Frequently Asked Questions: HydraFacial

1. What Is HydraFacial? The HydraFacial is a Hydradermabrasion treatment that combines cleansing, exfoliation, extractions, hydration, and antioxidant protection. 2. What is Hydradermabrasion? Hydradermabrasion uses water and oxygen to exfoliate the skin, leaving it feeling clean, smooth, and refreshed.   3. Which one is better for skin rejuvenation? HydraFacial or a laser treatment? The HydraFacial… Read More »

Calling All Collagen

“He who dies with the most collagen, wins.” -Larry Helwig, laser instructor with Sciton, Inc Collagen. We’ve all heard of it. We even know it’s important in maintaining our skin’s youthful appearance. But what exactly is it? Collagen is a protein fiber that essentially holds everything up, keeping skin firm and elastic. It’s like the coils… Read More »