Spotlight On: Acetyl Hexapeptide-3


As per reader request, our Ingredients Glossary is back!  We’re kicking it off with acetyl hexapeptide-8, a neuropeptide sold under the commercial name of Argireline or AHA-3, which is used as a muscle relaxer. What It Is, What It Does You may remember a few years back when there were lots of radio commercials advertising Read more »

Dr. Cynthia Bailey: How Skin Ages – And the Best Skin Care to Prevent It

Q&A, Skin Care

About the author: is proud to introduce Dr. Cynthia Bailey, M.D. to our writing team.  Dr. Bailey, M.D. is a board-certified dermatologist based in Sebastopol, CA (the northern California wine country).  Over the past twenty years, she has seen over 13,000 patients.  She is the owner of Dr. Bailey Skincare and Dr. Bailey, Read more »

Liposonix: Cost, Reviews, Results


  Let us discuss the Quest for a Perfect Body. We’ve talked before about CoolSculpting and the use of cold to freeze off fat cells before, but that stubborn last inch that just won’t budge has a new enemy to fear now. First we attacked it by freezing, now we turn up the heat! Enter LipoSonix. Read more »