skin expert

  • Why an Advanced Skin Health Analysis so important?

    Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 8:20pm

    What we see on our skin surface is a reflection of our overall skin health and this is a reflection of what lies below.

  • Medical Esthetics by Katie is Moving & Expanding!

    Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 10:36pm

    After 18 very long months...

    I'm so excited to announce that BOSA sold the building in August and I don't have to move. BUT, I am expanding and moving to a bigger office within the same building at the end of October 2017.

    Medical Esthetics by Katie has been under going a quiet rebranding during this stressful time as I try to decide where to move, what does my new vision of my business looks like etc. I want to Thank You for your support during this time, and I look forward to showing you the new space November 1, 2017. 

  • 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.

  • Get Your Vitamin C This Way

    Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 11:23pm

    You know it’s important to eat fruits and vegetables to get a good source of Vitamin C. Without this crucial vitamin your health becomes severely compromised.

    But did you know that for the best anti-aging results, it’s best to get your vitamin C topically? You simply can’t safely ingest enough of it to get the desired results.

  • 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.

  • Does Exfoliation Cause Dry Skin?

    Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 5:03am

    In short, no way! However, over exfoliation does cause rough, red irritated skin. That’s why I stress for you to be gentle with your home care, too much of a good thing can cause major damage. The harder you rub the product, the less positive results you will see and actually injure your skin and cause accelerated aging. You definitely don’t want that!

  • Why do I need to buy the prescribed home care products? I already have a home care routine!

    Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 7:21am

    Why do I need to buy the prescribed home care products? I already have a home care routine!

    The key to optimal skin health is a skincare professional. By combining a customized at-home regimen with powerful in-office treatments and targeted skincare solutions, the result is healthier skin with visible improvement in fine lines, wrinkles, and other signs of premature aging.

  • Don't get BOTCHED! Is your Salon Professional Certified

    Monday, February 27, 2017 - 5:24am

    Have you seen my Facebook Post on my businees page on February 23/17

    If you have seen this poster at the Bus Stop on 6th st near the old La Spaghetteria location, please don't be alarmed. YES, you as a consumer need to be made aware that you need to do your homework on the Spa Professionals you visit. We are not a Government Regulated Industry and haven't been since 2004.

  • 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!

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