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 effective after the use of products such as Apothederm’s moisturizing cleanser. (In addition to ridding the skin of impurities, our moisturizing cleanser also contains age-fighting antioxidants and vitamins.) However, we at Apothederm thought that you might also like to know
Having dark skin that is even all over is lovely. Having light skin that is even all over is lovely as well. However, skin that is uneven in overall tone is unappealing to most people. This condition is called hyper-pigmentation and it is an irregular and inconsistent darkening of the skin. An overproduction of melanin – the pigment responsible for skin and hair color – is the main cause for this condition that afflicts many people robbing them of healthy-looking skin. In order to help those who have this kind of skin understand more about this condition, we present some
You’ve spent a lot of time, effort and thought acquiring just the right beauty products and now you are planning to travel away from home. However, before you go you need to pack some essential items – your beauty products. After all, who has the time to scour each destination they travel to in order to retrieve some item they’ve forgotten to pack? Well, we’re guessing that you don’t. So that you can make the most of your jet-setting ways and maintain your beauty regimen, we’ve composed a checklist of supplies you should pack in your travel bag. Foundation:
Several years ago the term “metro-sexual” entered the American lexicon. No one is quite sure how it did but it generally referred to men who took more than a passing interest in their own attire, mannerisms and grooming. Nowadays, it is becoming more and more accepted for men to pay attention to these things without being unfairly labeled. After all, most men want to look their best and there are products out there that will help them achieve that goal. All that is needed is to convince the men who are hold outs that their skincare regimen, for example, should
Here’s a myth that some of us harbor: Exfoliation is an added feature of a normal skincare regimen that is unnecessary and not worth the time it takes to do so. In fact, nothing could be farther from the truth. Exfoliation is a vital part of a smart and effective skincare regime. Simply washing the skin every night is not enough to maintain healthy, youthful skin. Make time to exfoliate as it protects and nourishes the skin in many ways. Here are several benefits of exfoliation. It improves skin tone: Exfoliating at its heart is the removal of dead skin
Some people don’t think of it and others might take it too seriously and exfoliate too often. Here are the in’s and out’s of exfoliating. Why should you exfoliate? We are constantly turning over skin cells with washing our face but as we get older our skin cell turnover process slows down. Our skin basically needs a little help from us. By not exfoliating we end up with clusters of dead skin cells that can lead to lackluster skin – which should not be anyone’s goal. Who should not exfoliate? Most people will generally benefit from some level of exfoliation
Buff it out! Summer is winding down and fall is here. We need to regroup and start fresh. Apothederm Body Prep Scrub is the perfect go to product that gives a quick fix to dull skin. Use 2 to 3 times per week in the shower on elbows, knees, feet and other areas that are rough and need a pick me up. Great tip – use on stretch marks gently to prep the skin before applying Apothederm Stretch Mark Cream. By exfoliating the skin, the cream will be able to absorb better and help to enhance your results.
Is summer leaving you with the post-summer skin blues? Summer is one of our favorite seasons but after all the sweat, surf, dirt and sun exposure, this season of fun can take its toll on our skin. We take cover under sunscreen all summer long but now it is time uncover the post-summer skin blues and renew skin. Apothederm Skin Care now offers a new product Facial Enzyme Exfoliant.Renew skin with natural catalysts and potent papain enzymes in this incredible facial scrub. Help exfoliate dead and damaged skin cells to reveal new, healthy, glowing results. A little goes a long way, so only a small amount does the trick. We recommend