Amazing Skin is more than just genetics! In my blog we explore the science of skin, and the artistry of creating the natural products to keep it in the best condition possible.
Is Your Acne Treatment Making Your Skin Worse?
Posted by R'Chel Plank on 12/10/2022 to Skin Care
Because oil is created by the skin, an entire industry has risen blaming any and all skin oil for every malady of the skin - especially acne. However in most cases there is a lifestyle component. For Example: Acne is not the result of oily skin. Most times it is a hormonal condition driven by androgen combining with surface bacteria and fatty acids that are naturally occurring that create pimples and blemishes. This is why most acne cases are typically a condition of teens, in women about a week before menstruation, and person's under stressful situations.
Milia, and KP, and burns...oh my! What's Up with Those Bumps?
Astringents and Toner...(and a geek out about phenols)...
Hydration, Hydration, Hydration!
Elixirs , Eye Creams, and Moisturizer
I Need to Be in the Know!