Acne

  • 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:

  • 3X Brighter Than The Sun And It Won’t Burn Your Skin!

    Friday, January 12, 2018 - 7:19am

    Pretty amazing, huh?

    LED light technology, the highly acclaimed and widely documented therapy, is actually 3X brighter than the sun when it’s applied to your skin. So why doesn’t it burn?

     

    Because it uses low-level pulses of red and/or infrared lights to

    activate skin cells, which is actually healing to your body!

     

  • Do pores open and close?

    Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 8:34pm

    Your pore size is determined by your genetics. Fair skinned people tend to have less visible pores, while those with darker and/or oilier skin may have more prominent ones.  Pores are nothing more than tiny openings in your skin that are connected to a hair follicle and an oil gland.

  • Why am I successful at resolving Acne?

    Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 6:53pm

    Why am I successful at resolving Acne?

    Acne is not a bacterial problem. Acne is an inherited tendency of too many dead skin cells within the pores. Antibiotics do NOTHING to address this underlying cause. According to Dr. James Fulton, co-developer of Retin A, even if you had an antibiotic that killed 100% of the bacteria, you would still have a recurring acne problem.

  • June is Acne Awareness Month

    Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 12:20pm

    First, let’s bury the myths of what acne is not:

    • It is not due to dirty skin.
    • It is not due to eating chocolate.
    • It is not due to sexual frustrations.
    • It is not just a teenage problem.

     

  • What is Retention Hyperkeratosis?

    Monday, May 15, 2017 - 6:20am

    Retention Hyperkeratosis is at the very core of acne and in order to affect the acne condition this process must be interrupted.

  • A Survival Guide For Pregnancy and Postpartum Acne on MotherMag

    Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 6:15pm

    I'm sharing this article for my Pregnant Clients. This is a colleague of mine Kimmy Williams who is also an Acne Specialist.

  • Does Oily Skin Need A Moisturizer?

    Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 7:43am

    If you have oily skin, you might be thinking, “I don’t need any more oil on my face!” And you are right! What you do need is moisture.

    Big difference.

    Oily skin types are generally dehydrated, and that’s a big part of the problem. Your skin is screaming, “Quick! Make more oil!” But it really needs water. That’s why you need an oil-free moisturizer.

    Your skin needs balance!

    Your local drugstore or department store does offer a wide variety of products, but are they right for you?

  • Is your Birth Control causing you to have ACNE?

    Saturday, December 24, 2016 - 6:36am

    You might want to call your Physician instead of your Dermatologist to help combat your acne. REALLY!?

     

    Yes! Helping young women have clear skin is my thing. And often times it’s all in their hormones. Am I advocating every teenager get on the pill…NO! I’m suggesting it will help, much better than antibiotics and prescription acne cream and irritating retinoic creams.

  • NEW Labels - Acne Management

    Monday, August 8, 2016 - 6:51am

    EXPERIENCE A COMPLETE COLLECTION OF MBK'S CLINICAL SKIN SOLUTION PRODUCTS GEARED SPECIFICALLY TO YOUR SKIN CONCERNS.

     

    When treating acne skin, it a good idea to try and understand the many causes of acne, the effects of day to day items and food have on your skin and how different acne treatments work. Unfortunately, this is a far ranging topic with very few clear answers.

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