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Alpha Hydroxy Acids

Ingredient Focus: Alpha Hydroxy Acids

Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHA) Alpha hydroxy acids, or AHAs, are commonly found in different concentrations in many products. The most commonly used alpha hydroxy acids are glycolic, lactic, malic, citric, and tartaric acids. Some of these acids are derived from fruit sources, particularly citrus fruits, apples and grapes. Some of the alpha hydroxy acids, such…

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how to keep eye skin looking young

How to Keep Skin Around the Eyes Looking Young

Young looking eyes: How can we keep our eye skin looking young as we age? What are the signs of aging eyes and how can we combat these common problems? Continue reading “How to Keep Skin Around the Eyes Looking Young” »

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collagen cream results

Collagen Creams in Theory—The Real Results

Collagen creams: Collagen creams were developed with the theory that the best way to replace the collagen that is lost on your skin is to put it back in with creams. While the availability of collagen and elastin creams are vast in the beauty market, we find with further digging, that it is a mistake…

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why choose organic skin care

Why You Should Be Putting Only Organic Products on Your Skin

Organic foods are gradually coming back into the mainstream market. Many people don’t realize that prior to the 1940s everything was organic. There simply wasn’t petrochemical or genetic engineering available to damage or alter our crops. Times have changed, and the damaging effects of these alterations to our natural world have started to show as…

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what is hyaluronic acid

What is Hyaluronic Acid?

Hyaluronic Acid (or Sodium Hyaluronate) Hyaluronic acid is naturally found in the extracellular matrix of human tissue. When it is applied topically, hyaluronic acid forms an air permeable layer and penetrates into the dermis, thus boosting the elasticity and hydration of the skin. The protective barrier on the skin locks in moisture, which gives the…

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