Wrinkles: Facts, Causes, Treatments & Procedures

Wrinkles Facts

People identify and associate aging skin with wrinkles.  Both by the number of wrinkles as well as their respective depth.  There are two categories of wrinkles.  Surface lines caused by Ultraviolet Light and deep creases caused by facial expression & muscle contraction.  Most wrinkles, but not all, are  caused by over exposure to ultraviolet light.  This is known as photo aging. 

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Ingredient Spotlight: Bakuchiol – Retinol Alternative

Plant Based Alternative to Retinol Explained

Retinol is an ingredient that many skincare consumers have become familiar with over the past few decades.  A quick search and you will find vitamin A in a large percentage of your moisturizers, eye cream and wrinkle solutions.  The problem with Retinol isn’t its ability to deliver results.  The problem is that the ingredient is too harsh for sensitive skin types and even those with normal skin have reactions, and everyone must avoid the sun while using it.  

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Hottest New Anti-Aging Ingredient: Hyaluronic Acid

According to Dermatologists, Hyaluronic Acid (HA) has the ability to plump fine lines on contact, which in turn leaves your skin looking downright amazing.  Hyaluronic Acid is often used in Serums or Injectables and occasionally found in sheet masks.  HA has made its way into mainstream notariety and consumers everywhere are craving it, but what exactly is HA?

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