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Jun
06
2012

Debate: Is Your Sunscreen Doing More Harm Than Good?

We have received multiple letters about this May article. Check out the debate on our Facebook page and weigh in on your thoughts behind this hot topic.

Jun
01
2012

Commonly Used Painkillers May Protect Against Skin Cancer

skin cancer may be prevented by NSAIDs

The findings of a recent study indicate that skin cancer prevention may be added to the benefits of commonly used medications.

May
31
2012

Shining a Light on Skin Brightening

professional skin care client getting a skin-brightening treatment
By: Lydia Sarfati

Advances in natural ingredients for skin brightening can help you more successfully treat clients with hyperpigmentation.

May
31
2012

Readers Ask ... New Ingredients

This month's question: What are the hot new ingredients that my clients will be asking about?

May
07
2012

More Beauty Products Seeking Alternative Preservative Systems

natural professional skin care preservative

A new Organic Monitor report details that beauty companies are looking at more eco-friendly, sustainable options for preserving products.

Apr
27
2012

Best Practices in the Treatment of Hyperpigmentation

professional skin care client with hyperpigmentation
By: Ahmed Abdullah, MD

Hyperpigmentation, one of the most common skin conditions, is one of the most difficult to treat.

Apr
27
2012

Acne Through the Ages

teen professional skin care client with acne
By Steven H. Dayan, MD, FACS; Tracy L. Drumm; and …

Acne is a skin condition that makes an appearance throughout many ages and for many reasons.

Apr
13
2012

Is Thyme a More Effective Acne Ingredient Than Benzoyl Peroxide?

thyme for professional acne treatments

Researchers from Leeds Metropolitan University have suggested that thyme may be an effective treatment for acne.

Mar
30
2012

Antioxidant Ingredients Attract Consumers

Packaged Facts reports that products noted to have antioxidant ingredients—including foods, beverages and beauty products—are becoming increasingly popular with consumers.

Mar
30
2012

Hot New Ingredient: Pomegranate Flower and Vitamin C Combo for Collagen Maintenance

pomegranate for skin care

At In-Cosmetics in Barcelona, Cosmetochem International AG will introduce an anti-aging compound that combines vitamin C with pomegranate flower extract to boost collagen production and inhibit the breakdown of collagen, respectively.