Skin Care Library

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

SkinMedica TNS Advanced + Serum : Dermatologist Review & How To Use

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Dec 17, 2023

This article discusses the benefits of SkinMedica TNS Advanced + Serum. Dr. Leslie Baumann describes what is how and how to use it. Learn why this is the most advanced growth factor serum in the world.

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Best Anti Wrinkle Cream and Anti Wrinkle Serums

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Nov 13, 2023

Discover the top scientifically-proven ingredients like retinol, antioxidants, peptides, and hyaluronic acid to target wrinkles and boost collagen. Learn the optimal time to start using anti-aging creams and how to seamlessly incorporate them into your skincare routine for firmer, younger-looking skin.

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Face Serums

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Aug 20, 2023

What is a face serum? Before you buy night serums, let Dermatologist Dr. Leslie Baumann MD guide you to the best facial serum for your skin type. She discusses what face serums are and types of serums such as brightening, hydrating, and antiaging serums. Do they work to give you glowing skin?

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Is Hyaluronic Acid Serum a Waste of Money?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Apr 12, 2023

Are hyaluronic acid serums falling out of favor? Yes and no. Here's why. They may be worth the money after all.

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How Long Does it Take for Vitamin C to Absorb Into the Skin?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Mar 30, 2023

How long should you wait to apply your moisturizer after your Vitamin C serum? How fast does Vitamin C serum absorb? What effects how fast ascorbic acid serums absorb? Dr. Baumann explains the many factors involved in Vitamin C absorption.

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Can I use Retinol, Hyaluronic acid, and Vitamin C together?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jan 06, 2023

Can you use retinol, vitamin C and hyaluronic acid together? What about niacinamide with these 3 ingredients? How do you layer them in your skin care routine?

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Stem Cells vs Growth Factors vs Exosomes In Skin Care

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 08, 2022

Guide to the difference between human growth factors, human stem cells and human derived exosomes.

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The Best Vitamin C for Melasma

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 19, 2022

Is Vitamin C serum the best serum to treat melasma? Maybe not. Find out more here.

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How To Use Face Serum

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Aug 30, 2022

Learn to apply your facial serum properly to get the best results. Should you use special cleansers or thermal spa water or micelle water to make your expensive face serums work better? We explain.

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How Long Does It Take For Vitamin C To Work?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Aug 01, 2022

Vitamin C is a great addition to skin routines for aging and pigmentation. How long does it take for Vitamin C to work? Assuming you are using the best Vitamin C serum in your skin care routine, when will you see results? Is there a way to make the Vitamin C work faster? Why does it take so long?

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Why Are Face Serums So Expensive?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 22, 2022

Why are face serums so expensive? Manufacturing, packaging, and marketing are the main reasons for the high cost.

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Which Vitamin C Serum is Best?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 21, 2022

There are many different Skinceuticals Vitamin C Serums. This helps you decide which to choose. Spoiler alert--- It depends upon your Baumann Skin Type!

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