Tips for Protecting Yourself From the Flu

The flu is a problem this year and can lead to many missed days of work and school and also just plain annoying.  The flu can creep up on you and tends to happen in clusters in schools, offices and regions.  It is important to know how to protect yourself from the flu and also know the symptoms.  Here are … Read More >

January-23-2018 by Kelly

Fall Recipe: Apple Crisp with Bourbon Soaked Raisins

Apple Crisp with Bourbon Soaked Raisins Overnight raisins: ½ c. raisins or currants 3 T. Bourbon Filling: Bourbon raisins from above 5 c. peeled, cored & sliced apples Juice of half a lemon ½ c. brown sugar 1 t. cinnamon 2 T. flour Dash of cloves Topping: ¾ c. old fashioned rolled oats ¾ c. flour ½ c. brown sugar … Read More >

August-29-2017 by Kelly

5 Facts You Should Know about Exfoliation

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By now most of you have heard about the importance of exfoliation for maintaining healthy skin. (The rest of you should really get with it.) You know how it helps to rid the skin of dead skin cells, dirt, oil and other contaminants that are detrimental to healthy skin. And you also know that an exfoliating body scrub is particularly … Read More >

August-04-2017 by Kelly

How Lack of Sleep is Aging Your Face

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We’ve all heard the adage; “Early to bed, early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise” attributed to Founding Father and statesman Benjamin Franklin. Well, although very few people associate Mr. Franklin with beauty advice; this pithy statement could not be truer when it comes to proper skin care. And although our anti-aging eye cream and Argan oil … Read More >

July-21-2017 by Kelly

How to Treat Turkey Neck

Loose, baggy skin that hangs from the neck like empty pouches – This is what is commonly known as having a “turkey neck.” Whatever one chooses to call it, this unsightly condition is – along with dark circles around the eyes – one of the telltale signs of aging. But what causes turkey neck and what are some of the … Read More >

July-07-2017 by Kelly

Strange Beauty Practices from Around the World

“If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.” Anatole France In a world where the perception of what is truly beautiful varies, it comes as no surprise that the methods of achieving beauty also vary greatly. In the West, we have become accustomed to thinking that practices such as sucking fat from the body (liposuction), injecting … Read More >

June-30-2017 by Kelly

5 Signs of Skin Dehydration

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Because we are composed mostly of water, it is not surprising that we need quite a bit of it to remain healthy. But a distinction should be drawn between people who normally have dry skin and those who don’t but are suffering from dehydration. At Apothederm we believe that one of the first steps to healthy glowing skin is proper … Read More >

June-05-2017 by Kelly

Tips for Setting Goals and Changing Habits

Tips for Setting Goals and Changing Habits The sun is peeking out behind the clouds here in the northwest, so we are starting to come out from under our umbrellas.  When the sun shines, we tend to start thinking “summer” even if it is 60 degrees outside.  With summer, comes more fitting clothes and peeling away the rain jackets and jeans … Read More >

May-27-2017 by Kelly