Skin Care Library

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Best Skincare Routine for Men

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jan 02, 2024

A simple skincare routine is essential for men, especially as they age. A basic regimen involves cleansing, moisturizing, and applying sunscreen, catering to specific skin types. For older men, incorporating anti-aging products into their face care routine can help maintain healthy, youthful skin. This blog on skin care regimens for males gives options for a basic simple routine or a more comprehensive face care routine to treat issues such as acne, rosacea, wrinkles, oily skin, dryness and sun spots.

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Skin Cycling and Products: How to Skincycle Your Skincare Routine

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Dec 17, 2023

Dermatologist article explaining skin cycling trend promoted by Dr. Bowe on TikTok. Skin cycling involves rotating skincare products over the 7 days of the week to maximize effectiveness - exfoliation, retinol, recovery, and targeted treatment. It allows exfoliation without overdoing it. Learn to lessen irritation, streamline routines, and adjust your skincare routine to tackle skin concerns. Dermatologist Dr. Leslie Baumann explains typical products for each night - like glycolic acid or ceramides, benefits like prolonged results from avoiding building tolerance, and tips to customize based on your skin type. Overall an effective trend with flexibility to achieve great skincare results over time.

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Build an Acne Skin Care Routine For Your Skin Type

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Aug 07, 2023

Not all acne prone sin is the same so there is no one best acne skin care routine that works for everyone. If you have oily, acne prone skin you need a different routine than if you have dry skin and acne. Cystic acne, hormonal acne and acne scars need custom dermatologist recommended acne routines. This article discusses the many types of acne skin care routines.

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What to do if I have not been using my skin care routine as prescribed? How to restart skin routine

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 28, 2023

What do you do if you stop using your skin care routine? How do you restart? No worries- we have you covered. Follow this advice on refreshing and restarting your skin care routine.

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Why does it take so long to see benefits from a new skin care routine?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 27, 2023

How long does it take to get benefits from a new skin care routine? Why does take so long to see benefits from a new skin care routine. We discuss the various issues that skin care products must overcome to work and why it takes so long. You will understand how long to use your regimen before you can tell if it is working.

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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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How to Layer Skin Care Ingredients

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Dec 14, 2022

Ingredients combine and affect each other. So- you need to understand ingredient interactions to know how to layer skin care products. This blog focuses more on ingredients while the Skin Care Routine Steps blog focuses more on skin care products.

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Still have dark spots after 3 months on a skin care routine? What to do now to get rid of spots?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Nov 08, 2022

Dark spots on the skin can take a very long time to clear. What to do if your dark spots won't go away after 3 months of a consistent dermatologist recommended melasma skin care routine? This article tell you how to update your skin care routine to help dark spots go away.

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What To Do When I Finish My 3 Month Skin Care Treatment Regimen

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 26, 2022

Once you have completed the first 3 months of your skin care routine- then what do you do? Should you continue on the same skin care products or chnage to new products. How to keep your skin care routine current.

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How long does it take for skin care to work?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 26, 2022

New skin care routines usually take 8 weeks to begin seeing changes but you should expect to wait 12 weeks for the best results.

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Skin reaction to a new product or new skin care routine

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 24, 2022

Is your skin irritated from your skin care routine? What products are causing this skin inflammation? What to do when to react to a skin care product?

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The Best Skin Care Routine for Melasma

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 19, 2022

Melasma is very hard to treat and can recur. Learn to rotate your skin care routine from a treatment regimen to a maintenance regimen to clear melasma faster and help prevent it from coming back.

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