Skin Care Library

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

Ceramides in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 18, 2023

What are ceramides? How do they work? Are there any side-effects or concerns associated with ceramide products? Find out all about this fundamental lipid that's crucial to skin barrier health!

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Skin Probiotics and Skin Care Products for the Microbiome

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 16, 2023

Learn how skin probiotics and prebiotics can help balance your skin microbiome and promote healthy skin bacteria. This article explains the skin microbiome - the community of microorganisms living on your skin - and how it impacts skin health. Discover why supporting microbial diversity through skin probiotics and prebiotics is key for acne, eczema, and other common skin conditions. Get the latest scientific research on how probiotic skincare ingredients like lactobacillus may increase good skin bacteria and treat skin disorders related to microbial imbalance. Promote skin health by nourishing your unique skin microbiome.

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Eczema Cream for Face

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Aug 05, 2023

Eczema cream for the face can treat a red itchy rash on the cheeks, forehead and around the nose. This article discusses the best moisturizers to sooth and calm eczema skin on the face. Eczema lotions, creams, ointments and prescription treatments for the face are discussed.

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Glycerin (Glycerol) in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 31, 2023

What is Glycerin? Glycerin (also called Glycerol) is one of the most common humectant moisturizing ingredients in skin care. Find out all about how it works, how it moves through the skin, and what kinds of consideration to make before using it in your custom skin care regimen.

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Tea tree oil in skin care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Apr 10, 2023

What is tea tree oil? Why is it so popular in skin and hair care products? This blog goes through the history and varied usage of tea tree oil, laying out potential risks and benefits to help you find the right ingredients for your personal skin type!

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What is the Best Eczema Cream

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 30, 2022

Find treatment options for eczema: cleansers, face creams, body creams, eye creams, ointments and lotions.

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The Best Eczema Cleansers

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 26, 2022

Eczema, also called atopic dermatitis, is a genetic skin disease caused by an injured skin barrier, leading to dehydration, inflammation and itching. Choosing the correct cleanser to protect the skin barrier is important when you have atopic dermatitis.

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Hypersensitive Skin

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 19, 2022

How to cure hypersensitive skin? Can hypersensitive skin be cured? Well- it depends upon what is causing the skin to be hypersensitive. We will discuss the different causes of hypersensitive skin and which hypersensitive skincare products to use to calm skin.

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Skin Barrier Repair Moisturizers

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 18, 2022

Skin Barrier Repair Moisturizers are the best moisturizers to treat dry skin and eczema. How to find the best barrier repair creams? How long do barrier repair moisturizers take to work? Which lipids are best?

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What is the Best Eczema Skin Care Routine?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 18, 2021

Eczema is a common skin disease that causes itchy, dry and red skin. This means that the skin barrier - the outer layer of the skin that protects the sub-layers and body from infection - is exposed to irritants, allergens and bacteria. Eczema can be quite a distressing skin condition, ...

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By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jan 07, 2021

What is Eczema? Is your skin dry, cracked and itchy? Is your skin so dry and sensitive that it is getting thicker in the places you have been scratching? If so, then you may have eczema - a common dry skin disease that tends to appear on the hands, behind ...

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