Is There a “Perfect” Age for Starting Botox®?

Botox® has become a household name in anti-aging skin care strategies, in part because many men and women alike can be excellent candidates for this injectable wrinkle treatment. One of the most frequently asked questions about Botox®, though, is whether there is a right or wrong time to start this procedure. Read on for an … Continue reading

Beauty, Procedures

Can a Midnight Snack Increase Your Risk of Sunburn?

It might seem like that late-night snack you occasionally indulge in is pretty harmless, but new research has discovered a link between abnormal eating patterns and your skin’s decreased ability to protect itself from the sun’s UV rays. Take a look at why researchers believe this may be the case and what you can do … Continue reading

Beauty, Skincare

Can Topical Estrogen Cream Cause Melasma?

If you’re one of the many women who struggle with melasma, a common skin condition characterized by patches of skin discoloration, you probably already know that it can be difficult to pinpoint its trigger. To help you better navigate your skin condition and get to the bottom of what could be causing it, take a … Continue reading

Melasma, Skincare

The Most Up-to-Date Treatment Options for Rosacea

As we learn more about rosacea, a common skin condition that causes chronic red flushing, the ways in which we approach its treatment continue to advance. Although the exact causes of this condition are still unknown, we do know that genetics, environmental triggers, inflammation, and even certain microscopic organisms can all contribute to rosacea. Additionally, … Continue reading

News, Rosacea, Skincare

Cosmetic Procedures for Men for a Revitalized Appearance

Nonsurgical cosmetic procedures continue to remain popular among both women and men. In fact, more and more men are opting for these procedures, whether to combat signs of aging or simply to achieve a revitalized and refreshed look. Here are some of the most popular cosmetic procedures that many men are requesting, as well as … Continue reading


Frequently Asked Questions about Microblading Answered

Eyebrow microblading is quickly becoming a popular cosmetic procedure to achieve the coveted “brows on fleek” look, but many people still have some questions about what this procedure is and how it works. We’ve asked Diane Makish, Permanent Makeup Provider and Micropigmentologist at the Baumann Cosmetic & Research Institute to weigh in on some of … Continue reading


5 Common Beauty Mistakes that Could be Hurting Your Skin

It can be all too easy to fall into the trap of trying product after product when your skin just doesn’t seem to respond as dramatically as you’d hoped. Perhaps your skincare routine could use a few adjustments to effectively clear and smooth your complexion for the beautiful, lasting results you want. If you’re guilty … Continue reading


7 Tips to Care for Your Skin While Taking Accutane

Accutane (isotretinoin) is a potent medication that is used to clear moderate to severe acne and acne scarring when other treatment methods don’t work (American Osteopathic College of Dermatology). Although there can be many side effects to taking Accutane, you can help to minimize them by following these six simple skincare tips while you’re taking … Continue reading

Acne, Skincare

5 Common Q & A’s about Acne

If you’re struggling to manage acne, you’re not alone. Acne is the single most common skin disorder in the United States, and it can affect anyone of any age. Although there are countless products and even at-home treatments out there that claim to be the “miracle cure” for this problem, many people have trouble clearing … Continue reading

Acne, Skincare