What Are the Best Anti-Aging Cleansers?

When developing a skin care routine for aging skin, it is important to consider what type of cleanser you are using. The right cleansing product will “set the stage” for the other anti-aging medications and ingredients in your regimen. Of course, your Baumann Skin Type® will also dictate which anti-aging products are best for your … Continue reading

July 16, 2018 Skin Aging

Should You Use a Special Water to Wash Your Face?

Washing your face with micellar water and other special facial cleansing waters has become popular lately, but that doesn’t mean you necessarily need these products to have great skin. In this article, board-certified dermatologist Dr. Leslie Baumann will explain the differences between regular tap water and special water cleansing products, as well as how to … Continue reading

July 9, 2018 Skincare

What Is Sensitive Skin?

Of the 16 Baumann Skin Types, half are characterized as “sensitive.” However, there are many things that people mean when they say they have “sensitive skin.” It is important to identify which subtype of sensitive skin you have in order to choose the proper skincare regimen. All four sensitive skin subtypes have one thing in … Continue reading

June 27, 2018 Skincare

How to Correct Bad Fillers

Whether you want to smooth away fine lines and wrinkles, plump or reshape your lips, or restore lost facial volume to your cheeks, dermal fillers can be an excellent solution. However, if not administered properly, fillers can cause bumps and other irregularities. Even with the most skilled injector, some people are simply unhappy with their … Continue reading

June 21, 2018 Dermal Fillers

Don’t Let Copycat Products Fool You

When choosing a skin care product from the store or even online, you might be tempted to select a cheaper “generic” product that appears to have an identical ingredient list to a brand-name product. However, even though the ingredient lists may be the same, that does not mean that the product formulation is the same. … Continue reading

June 18, 2018 News, Skincare

How to Treat a Cut

Skin injuries like cuts often happen so fast that you often don’t have time to stop and think about how to properly treat them. Knowing the first steps to take when you get a cut can prepare you for those instances when you or someone you know has a skin injury that needs to be … Continue reading

June 15, 2018 Skincare

How to Treat a Sunburn

In a perfect world, all sunburns would be prevented with great use of sunscreen and sun-protective clothing. However, if you do get a sunburn, the next best thing you can do is properly care for your skin while it heals, then make sure you prevent future sunburn. Here are my step-by-step recommendations for treating a … Continue reading

June 8, 2018 Skincare