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Skin Care Library

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

The Science of Beef Tallow in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on May 04, 2024

This post discussed the beauty trend of using beef fat to moisturize the skin. It smells funny, can cause clogged pores, and may have prions that cause mad cow disease- so why is this a beauty trend on Tik Tok? Our dermatologists spill the tea on beef tallow.

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Squalene and Squalane in skin care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jan 30, 2024

Squalane and Squalene are two of the most common ingredients in skin care. Find out how they both express anti-aging and hydrating properties as well as which is right for your skin with today's blog!

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The Science of Neem Oil in Skin Care Products

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jan 17, 2024

Neem oil has become an increasingly popular natural oil in skin care. Derived from the neem tree (Azadirachta indica), this ancient Ayurvedic ingredient contains a weal...

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Pumpkin Seed Oil in Skin Care Products

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Nov 22, 2023

In this article on pumpkin seed oil we unpack the different compounds, benefits, and uses of pumpkin seed in skin care. Find out if this ingredient is right for your skin type!

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The Science of Cocoa Butter in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Nov 09, 2023

Cocoa butter is loaded with different fatty acids that make it unsuitable for oily, sensitive skin, but good for dry resistant skin. Find out how cocoa butter works here!

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Olive Oil in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Apr 02, 2023

How is olive oil used in skin care? Is olive oil right for your skin? This oil can cause acne, so make sure it's safe for use in your personal skin care regimen!

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Coconut Oil in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Mar 22, 2023

What is coconut oil? Is coconut oil used in skin care? Is coconut oil right for your skin? Find out all this and more in our skin care ingredient blog on all the uses of coconut oil in different types of products and level up your skin care knowledge!

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Evening Primrose Oil in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Mar 21, 2023

Evening Primrose Oil is one of the best sources of gamma linolenic fatty acids. It can be used orally or topically to treat skin conditions. It is most often used to treat inflammation. It may have some hormonal effects when used orally.

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