Skin Care Library

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Over Exfoliated Skin: What To Do When You Scrub Too Much

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Feb 27, 2024

This article discusses what to do if you over-exfoliate your skin and why it is not good to use too many exfoliants in your skin care routine. We also explain how to heal over exfoliated skin.

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Scrubs, Exfoliants and Exfoliators in Skin Care Products

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 30, 2023

Scrubs, exfoliants and exfoliators such as facial scrubs take off the top dead layer of the skin, leaving it smoother with an increased ability to reflect light. This is the fastest way to get glowing skin. This blog discussed body and face scrubs, exfoliants and exfoliators and helps you find the best for your skin type. We also discuss which type of products exfoliate, and how often to exfoliate.

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Salicylic acid in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 08, 2023

What is salicylic acid? How does it make your skin feel smooth? How do chemical peels work and are they all the same? Find out if salicylic acid products are right for your Baumann Skin Type in today's blog all about salicylic acid!

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Glycolic Acid in Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 05, 2023

What is glycolic acid? How is it used in skin care products? Which skin types should use glycolic acid? Are they used in more than just peels? Find out all this and more about glycolic acid in today's blog!

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Exfoliation vs Desquamation of Skin

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Aug 08, 2022

The key to glowing skin is desquamation and exfoliation of the epidermis. Exfoliation and desquamation of skin occur when cells from the top outer layer of the skin known as the stratum corneum is removed.

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Dry Skin Causes and Treatment

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Mar 12, 2021

Dry Skin Dry skin is caused by a defect in the skin barrier. This means that tiny holes are in the skin that allow water to evaporate off the skin’s surface- leading to dehydrated skin. The goal is to patch those holes in the skin using a combination of important ...

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