Better than Proactiv?: Relogy Natural Acne Treatment Kit 3-Step System Review

Acne, Skin Care
Relogy

Relogy Natural Acne Treatment Kit ($49.95 every 60 days, RelogyNow.com) breaks the mold in acne treatment. When it comes to over-the-counter acne products, you end up with a lot of the same ingredients, over and over: Benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, witch hazel, charcoal, and (sometimes) retinoids. Yawn. The problem is, acne is caused by a Read more »

What is the Best Skin Care Regimen for Sunspots?

Skin Care
Best Skin Care Regimen For Sunspots

  Oh, sunspots. I’ll admit, I’ve been blessed with pretty good genes. And environmental conditions have also been beneficial for my skin: Living in Pittsburgh, it’s regularly overcast and cloudy, without a lot of UV rays beaming down at me. (This isn’t great for a lot of reasons, but skin aging happens to be one Read more »

Product Review: Brazilian Peel Clear Acne Peel Kit

Skin Care

The Brazilian Peel Clear for Acne ($45.00, AdvancedHomeActives.com) is designed to clear and prevent acne.  According to in-house research from AdvancedHomeActives, participants reported the following results: 91% reported less oily skin; 90% reduction in acne blemishes; 89% clearer skin; 83% more confident; 83% smooth and soft skin Here’s the lowdown: 25% Glycolic Acid Very few products Read more »

Product Review: La Roche-Posay Effaclar K Acne Treatment Fluid

Skin Care

If you have tried everything for oily or acne-prone skin and nothing has worked, then look no further than La Roche-Posay Effaclar K Acne Treatment Fluid ($15.35, Amazon.com).  The cream contains three proven acne fighters – salicyclic acid, retinyl linoleate, and LHA – which synergistically work together to improve cell turnover, resulting in improved texture, Read more »

Hydroxy Acids Part III: Common Misconceptions of Hydroxy Acids

Skin Care
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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
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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: Aveda Enbrightenment Skin Care

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This month, just as we’re all thinking ahead to spring, Aveda introduces their new .  A five-part system (cleanser, toner, serum, lotion or creme, masque), Enbrightment promises to deliver “a more even skin tone, protection against environmental aggressors…and a luminous, clear complexion” with all parts containing ascorbyl glucoside (vitamin C), glucosamine, brown algae, naturally-derived salicyclic acid, and organic Read more »