Perricone MD Formula 15 Product Review

Skin Care, Skin Care Advice, Skin Care Product Reviews

Now, the Perricone MD Formula 15 ($125 for 2.0 oz) claims to embody fifteen years of research development and product success from the formulary team at Perricone MD; it’s a way to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the brand. Therefore, this formulation must be unique, right? Unfortunately, it is not; both the main vehicular and Read more »

Product Review: Luminaze Catalytic Skin Tone Illuminator and Dark Spot Corrector

Skin Care

About the author:  John Su is an established skin care expert and aspiring dermatologist.   He also runs a blog, The Triple Helix Liaison, dedicated to providing unbiased, meaningful, and insightful information about skin care. For his full bio, please visit our About pagepage. Wow, that is a mouthful! A while ago, one of the Read more »

What is Retinol Metabolism?

Ingredients, Q&A, Retinol, Skin Care

About the author:  John Su is an established skin care expert and aspiring dermatologist.   He also runs a blog, The Triple Helix Liaison, dedicated to providing unbiased, meaningful, and insightful information about skin care. For his full bio, please visit our About pagepage. Retinoids, both synthetic and naturally occurring, represent a family of compounds Read more »

Hydroxy Acids Part III: Common Misconceptions of Hydroxy Acids

Skin Care

About the author:  John Su is a Weekly Contributing Writer to FutureDerm.com.  John is an established skin care expert and aspiring dermatologist.   He also runs a blog, The Triple Helix Liaison, dedicated to providing unbiased, meaningful, and insightful information about skin care. For his full bio, please visit our About page. Over the past Read more »

Hydroxy Acids Part I: What are Hydroxy Acids?

Q&A, Skin Care

About the author:  FutureDerm.com is proud to introduce John Su on our staff as a Contributing Writer.  John is an established skin care expert and aspiring dermatologist.   He also runs a blog, The Triple Helix Liaison, dedicated to providing unbiased, meaningful, and insightful information about skin care. For his full bio, please visit our Read more »

Product Review: Kiehl's Highly Efficient Skin-Tone Corrector

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  Without the requirement of FDA approval for many products, cosmetics companies can introduce new formulations and ingredients to the skin care market at an alarming rate.  In fact, MIT biologist and genetics researcher Dr. Leonard Guarante, Ph.D., states in the March 2009 Elle, “Beauty companies are able to get products on the market early because Read more »

Product Review: Weleda Skin Food

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  Weleda Skin Food ($10.00, Amazon.com) has been receiving a lot of attention lately as an all-natural, highly effective moisturizer.  Chocked full of natural plant and seed oils, Weleda Skin Food sounds like it should make all-natural devotees happy…but does it? Sunflower Seed Oil Sunflower seed oil appears to replace dry skin’s fatty acid deficiency.  Read more »