Skin Care Library

Learn about the best ingredients for your Baumann Skin Type® on the Skin Care library.

Best Rosacea Cleansers and Face Wash To Soothe Flares

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 11, 2024

Best Rosacea Cleansers Rosacea cleansers should be used in a comprehensive rosacea skin care routine that is used daily. Rosacea cleansers can be combined with prescription rosacea treatments. Rosacea cleansers should be gentle cleansers with soothing ingredients to calm the skin. The best type of rosacea cleanser to use depends ...

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Sulfur in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 10, 2024

As a dermatologist, I often encounter patients seeking effective treatments for various skin concerns such as acne, rosacea, seborrheic dermatitis, and tinea versicolor...

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Mitochondria Function in Skin

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 07, 2024

Discover how mitochondrial function impacts skin health, preventing premature aging and maintaining vitality. Learn about key skincare ingredients that protect and boost cellular energy, and find out how to build a personalized routine based on your Baumann Skin Type to support mitochondrial health and achieve youthful, radiant skin.

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Pyrroloquinoline quinone (PQQ) In Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 03, 2024

PQQ is an up and coming ingredient in skin care. Currently only common in supplements, find out what the future may have in store for this unique natural ingredient that works similarly to CoQ10!

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Free Radicals

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on May 28, 2024

In the world of skincare, the term "free radicals" is often thrown around, but what exactly are they, and why should we care? In this blog post, we'll dive deep into th...

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The Best Skin Care Routine for Melasma

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on May 27, 2024

Melasma is very hard to treat and can recur. Learn to rotate your skin care routine from a treatment regimen to a maintenance regimen to clear melasma faster and help prevent it from coming back.

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The Science of Titanium Dioxide in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on May 17, 2024

Titanium dioxide is a sunscreen ingredient that is good at reflecting harmful UV radiation away from the skin. Find out the science of titanium dioxide, and get the best products for your skin type here!

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Skin care safety: The Science of Tanning Beds

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on May 15, 2024

Have you ever wondered why nobody uses tanning beds anymore? In a society where a sun-kissed glow is often celebrated, tanning beds used to be considered a popular tool...

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Phenoxyethanol in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on May 10, 2024

This article explores the use of phenoxyethanol in skincare products, discussing its role as a preservative, potential benefits, and safety concerns. It also addresses common misconceptions and provides information on safe usage levels to help readers make informed decisions about their skincare choices.

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The Science of Carnosine in Skin Care Products

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on May 10, 2024

Carnosine is a dipeptide with antioxidant and hyperpigmentation treating benefits. Find out how this ingredient works and if it's right for your skin type here!

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Skin Care Science: Polypodium Leucotomos Extract

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on May 08, 2024

polypodium leucotomos is a south american fern with a lot to offer in the skin care world. Find out how this ingredient is used in oral supplements to fight both damage from the sun and irregular pigmentation.

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Safe Sun Tanning

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on May 06, 2024

We all know that sun tanning causes damage, but sometimes we can't avoid the sun. This article provides tips on products and supplements to protect your skin, beyond sunscreen, avoidance, and clothing. We focus on DNA repair enzymes, energy-boosting supplements, and antioxidants, plus a skincare routine for before, during, and after sun exposure.

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