acne skin

  • Ask the Experts - October 2015 Edition

    Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 3:49pm

    Breaking out? Check your cosmetics for this major pore-clogging ingredient.

     

    Isopropyl Myristate is an ester of isopropyl alcohol and myristic acid. Why do cosmetics companies use Isopropyl Myristate? It's a super emollient ingredient with a light, non-greasy feel. It adds an amazing 'slip' to products and is readily absorbed by the skin.

  • NEW Pumpkin Cleanse

    Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 6:30am

    This refreshing daily cleanser removes surface residue and protects against free radical damage. Pumpkin contains vitamin A and beta carotene, two potent antioxidant ingredients which help to fortify the cellular matrix. Pumpkin Cleanse provides important nutrition for the skin with surface-­‐reducing lipids and essential oils. Antimicrobial clove and cinnamon lend a wonderfully appealing scent to this ultra mild formula gentle enough for sensitive skin. 

     

    Skin Type: dry | normal | combination | photo-aged | dehydrated

    How to Use: 

  • What are Pore Clogging Ingredients?

    Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 2:00am

    Pore clogging ingredients are everywhere. If a product touts the label “non-comedogenic” don’t believe it if you suffer from acne. I can show you a whole list of products with this ”dermatologist approved” insignia, and they all contain pore clogging ingredients that will surely break you out.

  • EltaMD UV Shield Broad-Spectrum SPF 45

    Friday, July 4, 2014 - 2:00am

    Treat your skin to this light and creamy, oil-free facial sunscreen. EltaMD UV Shield Broad-Spectrum SPF 45 blends in quickly and leaves no residue. It is ideal under makeup or worn alone. Developed for oily to normal skin, EltaMD UV Shield can be used in conjunction with photosensitizing medications.

  • EltaMD UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF 46

    Friday, June 13, 2014 - 2:00am

    High-purity niacinamide in this oil-free sunscreen helps calm and protect sensitive skin types prone to acne, rosacea and discoloration. Very lightweight and silky, it may be worn with makeup or alone.

    • 9.0% transparent zinc oxide
    • Antioxidants help absorb free radicals
    • Calms and protects acne-prone skin Leaves no residue
    • UVA/UVB sun protection
    • Fragrance-free, oil-free, paraben-free, sensitivity-free and noncomedogenic.

     

Pages