Youngblood Cream-to-Powder Foundation Has Anti-Aging Ingredients


Youngblood Mineral Radiance Crème Powder Foundation ($56.00) is a cream to powder foundation that smoothes on as a cream and dries to a powder finish. The company says it, combines “the great coverage and light-reflecting qualities of a liquid foundation with the shine-controlling, skin smoothing benefits of a mineral powder foundation.” I’ve been hesitant to Read more »

Why Do We Expose Jaundiced Babies to Light?

Skin Care

More than half of newborns will develop jaundice within their first week of life. This is termed physiological jaundice (meaning normal, or “to be expected”, as opposed to “pathological” jaundice). However, just as it plays a role in vitamin D metabolism, the skin also plays a pivotal role in solving the problem of jaundice. What Is “Jaundice”? Read more »

Do Peptides Really Work or Not?


Peptides are often touted in beauty products. That’s because they’ve been shown to increase collagen production in research studies, which, in turn, will give people smoother and firmer skin over time. There are a few particular peptides that are the best: Palmitoyl pentapeptide-3, Acetyl hexapeptide-3, Palmitoyl oligopeptide, and Matrixyl-3000. [Read More: What Are the Best Peptides?] The Controversy These and Read more »