Category Archives: Ingredients

A New Way To Hydrate Skin With SkinMedica’s HA5

Think only moisturizers can hydrate the skin? Think again! SkinMedica’s HA5 Rejuvenating Hydrator is not a moisturizer, but a serum designed to hydrate the skin from the inside out. It’s the first serum of its kind that supports the skin’s overall health by not only helping the skin stay hydrated, but also by aiding the skin … Read More

What is Resveratrol?

Resveratrol. There’s currently a great deal of buzz around this antioxidant for its potential anti-aging, disease-fighting and overall health benefits. Some claim its enough to drink wine, eat chocolate or take supplements to take advantage of all of resveratrol’s potential health benefits. But before you make any drastic dietary changes, its important to know what … Read More

Why are Antioxidants Good for the Skin?

Everywhere you look, skincare products claim that they’re loaded with antioxidants to help fight off the signs of aging and help retain the skin’s youthfulness. But what exactly are antioxidants and why are they good for the skin? Antioxidants are vitamins, minerals or any other nutrients that protect and repair cells in the body from … Read More

What is Hyaluronic Acid?

In order to fully appreciate what hyaluronic acid is, it's important to know where it exists and all of the functions it serves within the skin. The first five outer layers of the skin are considered the epidermis, which has the same thickness as a Kleenex tissue. Located underneath the epidermis is the dermis. The … Read More