cosmetic conundrums

Shaving tips for patientsExpert offers patient-pass-along tips on prolonging the life of multi-bladed razors, reducing skin irritation, and reasons why body wash is not an alternative to shave cream.
New nail adornments and your patientThere are many ways to accomplish creative fashionable nail appearances. learn what's trending and what you need to know about nail polish to educate your patients.
Are therapeutic moisturizers labeled OTC drugs better?
Are therapeutic moisturizers labeled OTC drugs better?Some therapeutic moisturizers are considered OTC drugs rather than cosmetics. Read and find out more.
What ingredients do therapeutic moisturizers contain?
What ingredients do therapeutic moisturizers contain?Many companies market excellent therapeutic moisturizers that do contain higher concentrations of barrier repair ingredients. Find out more
Is there something unique about a therapeutic moisturizer?
Is there something unique about a therapeutic moisturizer?Therapeutic is an interesting consumer word that really has no medical meaning, but possesses tremendous marketing caché.
Could you mix all of your facial morning products in one bottle to save application time?
Could you mix all of your facial morning products in one bottle to save application time?It might be tempting in our multi-tasking world to mix all of your morning skin care products in one bottle and all of your evening skin care products in another, but to find out the answer read more.
Why do some Vitamin C preparations turn orange on the skin?
Why do some Vitamin C preparations turn orange on the skin?Many of the state-of-the-art cosmeceuticals contain vitamin C, a potent antioxidant important in skin health. So why do some vitamin C preparations turn orange on the skin? Read more and learn why
How do you select an OTC facial cleanser for acne patients?It is sometimes challenging to pick a facial cleanser for acne patients because skin irritation and dryness can be magnified by improper cleansing techniques.
What is a CC cream?CC creams came on the heels of the BB creams perhaps also capitalizing on the alliteration. Learn what a CC Cream does.
Improve appearance of cracked heels
Improve appearance of cracked heelsCracked heels are common painful condition in women who go barefoot, wear sandals, or poorly fitting unpadded shoes. Find out what can be done to improve appearance.