Skin Care Advice
Keratosis Pilaris (KP) affects approximately 50% of the world’s population. KP is a hereditary skin condition exemplified by minute, rough bumps that are often red and grater-like in texture. Since keratosis pilaris is genetically predetermined, it may not be curable, but should be controllable with proper skin treatment.
Keratosis pilaris treatment is all about smoothing the bumps and reducing the red appearance. Therapy utilizing exfoliation and moisturizing, can help improve texture and color, eliminate acne-causing plugs and help your overall skin health. KP Duty dermatologist formulated body scrub with chemical + physical exfoliation acts as a chemical peel and microdermabrasion session in one. KP Duty dermatologist formulated AHA moisturizing therapy incorporates medically proven technology to help improve the appearance of keratosis pilaris. Potent levels of Glycolic Acid blended with Urea, a dermatologist recommended moisturizer, work to soften dry skin and KP bumps.
For those who are more prone to rosacea or eczema flare ups, it is important to use products that will not only moisturize and heal the skin, but also contains ingredients that will be less likely to trigger a negative reaction or flare up.
Chamomile can reduce symptoms of both eczema and rosacea, promote healing, and moisturize the skin. It is also good for anyone with sensitive skin. Calm Cool Corrected Tranquility Cream will both soothe and moisturize.
Witch hazel is both antiseptic and moisturizing and is beneficial after cleaning and before moisturizing to minimize the risk of infection. Witch hazel can be soothing to skin that is itchy or irritated. Try using a moisturizer like Ain’t Misbehavin’ SPF 30 moisturizer with witch hazel to soothe skin daily.
By using the right products and being aware of the best ingredients to use, those who have rosacea and eczema can easily minimize the effects of these conditions.
When skincare shopping for facial cleansers, it’s important in today’s economy to get effective items that are multi-purpose whenever possible. Many DERMAdoctor products are formulated with this concept in mind.
Kakadu C Brightening Daily Cleanser pampers skin while rejuvenating, toning and removing makeup, all in one! This gentle, hydrating, soap-free foaming gel leaves skin feeling fabulously refreshed and complexion looking healthy and radiant.
Wrinkle Revenge Facial Cleanser which contains glycolic acid to exfoliate, remove residue, make-up and excess skin oils, is also packed with free radical fighting antioxidants to help protect skin from photodamage.
Ain’t Misbehavin’ Medicated AHA/BHA Acne Cleanser helps clear blemishes by reducing excess oiliness and unplugging pores with the highest level of salicylic acid approved to treat acne. It is a soap free, oil free pH balanced facial cleanser is also enhanced with Allantoin, a healing botanical thought to have anti-irritant properties.
Forget aging gracefully; knock out fine lines, wrinkles, discoloration and other skin woes with a five punch DERMAdoctor combination.
Start your day with an exfoliating glycolic acid cleanser blended with antioxidants like Wrinkle Revenge Facial Cleanser. Follow with Wrinkle Revenge Ultimate Hyaluronic Serum which has two advanced forms of moisture binding hyaluronic acid and a hyaluronic acid booster to encourage skin’s natural hyaluronic acid production. Multiple antioxidants offer protection against environmental damage.
Follow the serum with Wrinkle Revenge Eye Balm and Facial Cream. They’re packed with peptides, caffeine, antioxidants and hydrating agents to help improve skin firmness and diminish the appearance of fine lines. Follow with sunscreen to help prevent photodamage and you’re ready for your day.
At night, repeat the cleansing then follow with Poetry in Lotion Intensive 1% Retinol. If your skin is sensitive, alternate with Wrinkle Revenge facial cream every other night. Once a week, use Physical Chemistry. a multi-acid chemical peel and microdermabrasion in one for an added boost of radiance. Stick with it, and you’ll win the reward of younger looking, healthy skin!
Handling acne breakouts with topical treatments is a great way to get clear skin fast. There are several choices of active ingredient to help you tailor your personal acne regimen.
Start your day with an alpha and beta hydroxy acid cleanser like Ain’t Misbehavin’ Facial Cleanser to thoroughly, yet gently exfoliate and prepare your skin for treatments. Non-prescription retinols like Poetry in Lotion can help eliminate blackheads, dry up excess oils and stop acne blemishes. Retinol increases sun sensitivity, so be sure to wear Ain’t Misbehavin’ Clarifying Mattifying SPF 30 daily.
Proven acne treatment ingredient Salicylic Acid clears away debris and unplugs pores. It is the active ingredient in Ain’t Misbehavin’ Acne Control Serum. Sulfur kills blemish-causing bacteria and aids in exfoliation. Try Ain’t Misbehavin’ Intensive 10% Sulfur Acne Mask Emergency Spot Treatment to help quickly eliminate pesky pimples. It can be used as a mask or as a spot treatment. Find the acne regimen that works best for you to stop blemishes and clear your skin.