Baumann Skin Type® DSNW: What You Need to Know

DSNW is one of the most complex Baumann Skin Types because it has several factors that must be taken into consideration when choosing skincare. The DSNW skin type is characterized by inflammation manifested as either pimples, redness, stinging or rashes. Some people experience 2 or more of these simultaneously. The inflammation leads to an increased … Continue reading

December 26, 2016 Acne, Contact Dermatitis, Eczema/Dry Skin, Rosacea, Skin Type

How to Speed Recovery after Botox

Botox is known as a “lunchtime procedure” because it typically takes less than 20 minutes to perform and requires little to no downtime afterwards. That means that you can go ahead and schedule your Botox appointment during your lunch break because you’ll be fine to return to work immediately afterwards. I am frequently asked how … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 Botox, Skincare

Holiday Gift Ideas for Her

‘Tis the season, so it’s time to get your shopping shoes on! Finding the perfect beauty-minded gifts for the special women in your life can be a tall order, but not to worry, I’ve done the legwork for you. Here are ten beauty treats that will work for any skin type, any age and absolutely … Continue reading

December 19, 2016 Beauty

Is Your Smartphone Harming Your Skin?

Smartphones have been getting some attention lately regarding their possible connection to skin aging and other unwanted side effects, including an increased risk for developing skin cancer. But because much of the research behind this phenomenon is fairly new, the truth is that the jury is still out on whether or not the smartphones themselves … Continue reading

December 12, 2016 Skincare

The 4 Types of Rosacea and How to Manage Their Symptoms

According to the National Rosacea Society, rosacea is a common, yet poorly understood skin condition that affects more than 16 million Americans, and this number doesn’t include those with undiagnosed flushing and persistent redness. Although the exact cause of rosacea is currently being studied, ongoing research continues to uncover previously unknown information about this skin … Continue reading

December 5, 2016 Rosacea

Thanksgiving: Turkey Neck

Thanksgiving may be long past but if your turkey neck is still there- don’t despair! If you, like Nora Ephron, feel bad about your neck, you will be thrilled to know that there are treatment options. Ultherapy treatments have been used for a decade on the lower face to treat wrinkles and sagging facial skin. … Continue reading

November 28, 2016 Procedures, Skincare