askderm Blog — holidays

Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide The Holiday season is one of the most joyful times of year for a lot of us, but figuring out which gifts to give each one of the special people in our lives can add a lot of pressure this time of year. Whether you’re looking to spoil someone special, stuff your stockings with flair or to pamper yourself, these are my most recent obsessions that will make the gift giving season stress free and totally beautiful from head to toe. Spa Queens NuFace Gold Trinity Collection: A good trip to the spa never hurt anyone and...

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Glow Like a Holiday Star

The holiday season is all about shiny ornaments, shimmering light displays, warm glowing fireplaces…but one thing that tends to not glow during the holidays is dull chapped and dry skin! No matter how perfect your skin is, we all seem to get more sensitive and dry during the holiday season. The key to beating the cold and dry weather is exfoliation, nourishing and protecting your delicate winter skin, and askderm.com has the perfect recipe to looking your best for every holiday occasion. Be Gentle The most significant mistake that we can fall into with our skin is using a cleansing...

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the Benefits of Pumpkin in Skincare

Now that it is officially Fall, we've got pumpkin on our mind. From Pumpkin Spice Lattes at Starbucks to Pumpkin Pie flavored candles and everything in between, pumpkin has exploded over the past few years. But did you know that pumpkin has some great benefits for the skin as well? To prepare your skin for the cold harsh weather, add skincare products with Autumn's star seasonal ingredient - pumpkin to your fall regimen. Pumpkin is packed with fruit enzymes and alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs) to brighten and smooth the skin. Peter Thomas Roth - Pumpkin Enzyme Mask This face mask will surely get...

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New Year, New You: Healthy Foods, Healthy Skin

Healthy Foods, Healthy Skin. Check out our guest esthetician's tips to eat your way to great skin. Your skin will thank you for eating these simple foods. December 31st is a time for us all to reflect on the past year, all that we have done, that we have learned from and that we wish to accomplish for the new year for a better self and a better life.  Once it’s 11:59pm and the countdown begins, everyone is excited and optimistic and looking forward for the clock to strike midnight and they are given another chance, another blank slate to...

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New Year, New You: Pre & Post Workout Skincare

It’s that time of year again where we have our sights set on our New Year’s resolutions and on all the goals we have created for ourselves for the upcoming year.  One of the most popular resolutions is getting in shape and losing weight.  Here are some pre and post workout skincare tips that will surely make a difference in your skin health.  These tips are simple to remember and easy to follow. As you may notice, gyms, fitness classes and even outside, you’ll see many more people working out to work on their personal fitness goals.  Working out is...

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