The word vitamin comes from the stems “vita,” meaning life, and “amine,” meaning amino acids. The name seems fitting when it feels like it takes an entire lifetime to master the ins and outs of seemingly singular letters like A, B, C, D, E, and K! Skin care professionals can introduce vitamins to the integumentary system to age gracefully, ward off sensitivity, provide lubrication, plasticize…
The cosmetic industry is constantly evolving and witnessing significant shifts in consumer preferences. The rise of clean, vegan, and gluten-free products has left spa owners and skin care specialists wondering if these labels are merely marketing gimmicks or genuine reflections of the evolving consumer consciousness. This article delves into the world of clean, vegan, and gluten-free skin care labels, exploring whether they are still relevant…
In a world filled with filtered selfies and vanity, the quest for timeless beauty remains in pursuit. Everyone has heard several of the age-old remedies passed down through generations, promising the secrets to eternal youth, but it’s time to debunk the myths of cucumber slices and DIY concoctions and embrace the power of professional skin care experts who can decode the unique needs of skin,…

Balancing the Biome: Antimicrobial Peptides 

Written by Susan Wade, L.E.  
Skin is home to a unique bacterial environment of microbes. It is imperative to understand this system since the body is continually challenged by toxins, viruses, and bacterial overgrowth. Considering the growing consumer and professional interest in peptides, this article will dive into the nature and processes of antimicrobial peptides. PEPTIDE PARTY Peptides are essential cell messengers with various functions that support healthy cell activity.…
In the world of aesthetics, the pursuit of beauty and wellness is an art form. Skin care professionals are the artists, sculpting and nurturing their canvas – clients’ skin. To create masterpieces, professionals must understand the science behind the products they use and make informed decisions about ingredients. Clients seek results, and professionals strive to provide them with the best solutions. Behind the scenes, the…

April 2024

Skin Care Blogs

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  • DMK Skin Revision Center
  • Eminence Organic Skin Care.
  • Face Reality Skincare