Skin Care Library

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

Cosmetic Skin Care Ingredients Dictionary

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Mar 29, 2024

The main categories of skincare cosmetic ingredients can be found in this cosmeceutical skin care ingredient dictionary. There is a list of cosmetic ingredients to click and learn more. Cosmetic ingredients are divided into categories based on their skin benefits.

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What Age to Start Using Antiaging Skin Care Products

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Aug 01, 2023

There is no perfect age to begin using anti-aging products. You cannot begin too soon. This article discusses why to start anti-aging skin care early and what happens if you begin at a young age. The best age to begin antiaging moisturizers depends upon many things and differs from person to person. Genetics, lifestyle habits, diet, stress levels, consumption of fruits and vegetables, vitamin use, hormones, and sleep patterns all contribute to aging skin . ...

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How Was the Skin Type Quiz Validated?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 16, 2023

Only STS and STS Approved Medical Providers have the legal right to use the Baumann Skin Type Quiz and skin care routine builder. Learn how we spent the last 17 years developing and validating this scientific system. It is now the skin type quiz used by dermatologists around the world.

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Ingredients on skin care product labels

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Mar 11, 2023

How are skin care ingredients named? What is an INCI name? Why were INCI named developed? Do all countries use the same skin care ingredient labels on product labels?

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What Are The Barriers to Skin Health?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

There are 4 main issues that can may skin unhealthy: Dehydration, Inflammation, Evenness of Pigmentation, and Risk of Aging. The skin type quiz assesses these skin problems to diagnose your Baumann Skin Type and customized a skincare routine that targets any barriers to skin health.

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16 Baumann Skin Types

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

The Baumann Skin Type System is a skin type classification system used by dermatologists to categorize patients into 16 distinct Baumann Skin Types in order to prescribe skin care regimens in medical practices. This scientific system is the gold standard and is discussed in many medical textbooks. Only Skin Type Solutions has the license to use the Baumann Skin Typing System. Learn about the 16 skin types and how they differ.

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How It Works - Build A Skin Care Regimen

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 15, 2022

Take the quiz, see what regimen is right for you, get a list of products right for you for each regimen step, finalize your skin care routine, purchase, enjoy great skin and earn points when you repurchase. Tell your friends! Become an ambassador. Follow us on social media.

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The Best Skin Typing System for Skin Care Routines

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 21, 2021

Why the Baumann Skin Typing System is better than the Fitzpatrick Skin Typing System to shop for skincare. Learn the difference between these skin typing systems.

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The Best Skin Care Routine for Your Skin Type

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Apr 09, 2021

Learn about the issues that should be considered when choosing a skincare routine for your Baumann Skin Type

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