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Studies Find Cocoa Flavanol Reduces Skin Aging Progression

Science is identifying how chocolate can result in leaving skin beautiful and ageless.Cell culture studies utilizing skin cells proved flavanol­­­­­­­­—a compound found in various cocoa products—can help protect the cells from light-induced oxidative damage, according to Knowridge Science Report.Additional studies showed humans … Continue reading

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Understanding Male Skin Care Needs: The Challenge of an Evolving Market

Not all skin is the same and this is one of the primary challenges to formulating a successful global cosmetic product. Perhaps the biggest difference is between the skin of men and women. Male skin care products cannot be formulated … Continue reading

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The Rainbow of Skin Sensitivity

This article will first delve into pigment production, skin classifications and ethnicity characteristics before exploring sensitivity issues related to specific ethnicities. Source: The Rainbow of Skin Sensitivity

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Bring on the Moisture

One of the most important attributes for skin is hydration, no matter what time of year. While the colder, drier winter months make moisturi­zation needs more obvious, being properly hydrated is a must year-round. Understanding how the skin functions, as … Continue reading

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Dry vs. Dehydrated Skin: Causes and Treatments

Dry skin may be one of the most common client complaints, especially when working with mature clients. The first step in addressing this problem is to differentiate between dryness and dehydration. It is important to separate these two issues initially … Continue reading

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Pine Cone Extract and its Link to Sagging Skin

Nature has always played a role in the aesthetic industry from essential oils to plant-based stem cells. The skin care industry’s latest finding is no… Source: Pine Cone Extract and its Link to Sagging Skin

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Current Options for Laser Hair Removal

Laser hair removal is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures performed in the United States. Nearly half a million procedures were performed in 2… Source: Current Options for Laser Hair Removal

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