Retinol

  • Three Easy Ways To Pack More Punch Into Your Skincare Routine

    Monday, May 11, 2015 - 8:37pm

    None of us has a ton of time these days. That’s why it’s important to pack as much punch into your skincare routine as possible.

    But what if you want MORE results from your skincare without adding extra time? Great! We’ve got some “at home” solutions that will knock your socks off! These are chemical exfoliants that contain enzymes to work a little more deeply.

    Let’s take a look:

  • Why Retinol is such a workhorse in your skin care regimen?

    Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 4:28am

    As we age our cycle of cell production slows down to about 45-60 days in our 40's and 50's and further slow down to 60-90 days in our 50's and 60's. Retinol is a vitamin A derivative that has been used for anti-aging and acne clients for years. Retinol stimulates the metabolism of skin cells and encourages collagen production. Retinol is much gentler when absorbed within the skin and it’s converted into tretinoin (the acid form of vitamin A, also known as retinoic acid).

  • What You Can Do About Large Pores?

    Sunday, January 10, 2016 - 1:32pm

    Grrr! Large pores, what can you do about them? Plenty! Let’s start with the basics.

     

    The right cleanser: Large pores are often the result of oily skin, sun damage and genetics. Opt for an exfoliant cleanser to slough off the outer layer of dead skin cells, leaving you with smoother skin.

    Retinoids: These are not only excellent for reducing the appearance of large pores, but they smooth fine lines and wrinkles!

  • How To Tame Oily Skin And Fight Premature Aging, Too!

    Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 9:16pm

    Oily skin can really try your patience! Make-up meltdown by lunchtime, a way too shiny look that just doesn’t look natural all day, and unpredictable breakouts, can make even the most patient woman scream!

    So, how can you tame all that oil, greatly reduce breakouts and avoid excessive shine? Well, the good news is there are many ways to show your oily skin who’s boss!

  • PCA SKIN’s Intensive Clarity Treatment: 0.5% pure retinol night

    Sunday, December 7, 2014 - 3:31pm

    Intensive Clarity Treatment™: 0.5% pure retinol night is a nighttime treatment that pairs 0.5% pure retinol with antioxidants and lightening agents to promote an even skin tone and a clear complexion. Lilac leaf cell culture extract is a potent antioxidant derived from the stem cells of the lilac plant. Verbascoside is the major component of this particular stem cell extract, responsible for inhibiting P. acnes bacteria, minimizing inflammation and supporting the wound-healing cascade.

  • Introducing RejudiCare Skin Care

    Monday, April 28, 2014 - 2:00am

    Beyond anything YOU have ever experienced Medical Esthetics by Katie introduces THE REJUDICARE SYNERGY™ SKIN REVITALIZING SYSTEM is a dramatic departure from any skin care brand that you are accustomed to.

    Based on years of research and developement, the formula combines the very best skin perfecting ingredients with Aquaprime, a powerful new catalyst that enables the products in the system to penetrate the skin's surface and go to work immediately.                

  • Common Myths about Age Control

    Friday, September 13, 2013 - 3:45am

    PCA SKIN age control products work from the inside out to plump, firm, hydrate and dramatically speed the process toward younger looking skin.

    Myth:

    My skin is too sensitive for prescription anti-aging products, and drug store brands don't work. My only option is maintaining how my skin looks now.

    Fact:

    PCA SKIN age control products are dispensed only through skin health professionals and offer dramatic results without the irritation often associated with prescription medications.

     

    Myth: