Skin Care Library

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

How To Apply Eye Creams and Serums

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Dec 07, 2023

Wondering how to apply eye cream and serums the right way? Learn the proper technique for applying eye treatments - what direction to gently tap when putting on eye cream, how much product to use, and the best application method for absorption around the delicate eye area to reduce fine lines, puffiness and dark circles.

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TNS in Skincare: Human Fibroblast Conditioned Media in SkinMedica Products

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Dec 05, 2023

Board-certified dermatologist Dr. Leslie Baumann explains what TNS (Tissue Nutrient Solution) is and how this innovative skincare ingredient works. TNS is a blend of growth factors, collagen, antioxidants, and matrix proteins that stimulate skin regeneration, effectively addressing signs of aging. SkinMedica offers a range of safe and effective products containing TNS, including TNS Essential Serum, TNS Recovery Complex, TNS Illuminating Eye Cream, and TNS Ceramide Treatment Cream, all designed to rejuvenate and revitalize your skin. Learn why dermatologists recommend TNS.

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The Ultimate Guide to Massage Oils

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Dec 01, 2023

In this article, we list and explain the most common massage oils used by everyday masseurs, comparing and contrasting them. We give you dermatologist recommendations for which oils to choose to treat sensitive skin types. Using this information, you'll be able to find the right massage oil for you or your client without worrying about breakouts, allergic reactions, or greasy skin!

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Tattoo Aftercare - How to heal tattoos faster

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Nov 29, 2023

Getting a new tattoo is an exciting experience, but the tattoo aftercare that follows can be tedious. You may have left the tattoo parlor with limited instructions on h...

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Shaving advice and skin care for men

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Nov 28, 2023

Shaving is a part of most people's lives, and some men shave their faces daily. In this blog, we cover strategies and recommend products to improve your shaving experience and lower chances of things like ingrown hairs.

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Should I Wash My Face Before or After Shaving?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Nov 27, 2023

A dermatologist provides shaving advice for men on optimizing their face washing and shaving routine. Tips given on shave products, proper razor selection, and aftercare based on beard coarseness and skin sensitivity. Guidance provided on whether to shave before or after showering.

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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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Which Skincare Products Should Not Be Refrigerated?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Nov 22, 2023

This dermatology blog reviews how to optimally store skincare products by looking at how top ingredients respond to colder refrigerator temperatures versus controlled room temp conditions. Chilling helps stabilize and extend efficacy of vitamin C, retinoids and antioxidants prone to heat degradation. However, lipids like oils and fatty alcohols detrimentally solidify and thicken.

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Best Skincare Products for Acne- Dermatologist Acne Product Reviews

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Nov 20, 2023

Dermatologist Dr. Leslie Baumann MD reviews of the best acne products for adults and teens. Learn which ingredients like benzoyl peroxide and salicylic acid treat acne based on your skin type, whether oily, dry, or sensitive. Shop smarter and create a custom skincare routine to clear breakouts fast.

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Cleansing Oils in Skin Care Products

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Nov 14, 2023

Cleansing oils have become a popular part of many skincare routines. As a dermatologist, I often get questions about using oils to cleanse the face. Are cleansing oils ...

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How to Shrink Pores: Dermatologist Advice

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Nov 14, 2023

As a dermatologist in Miami, I often hear how to shrink pores and minimize their appearance. In this post, learn what causes enlarged pores, how to reduce their look through proper skin care and procedures like lasers, microneedling and filler injections. Discover effective tips to tighten pores naturally for smooth skin

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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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