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Products to Steal From Your Man’s Medicine Cabinet

Men get a rep for being messy, rowdy and very simple when it comes to their personal hygiene regimen. For most of the brothers, fathers, husbands and significant others in our lives, a shave shower and quick styling of their hair usually cuts it for the day. But considering that they have coarse hair growing out of their faces at a rapid rate, testosterone levels that make them more prone to breakouts, and tougher skin cells in general we have to think…maybe these guys are on to something? If you don’t already, these are some products that you will love...

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DRY SKIN SEASON - PRODUCT ESSENTIALS

     As the air cools and humidity lowers, it's common to experience dry skin. You may notice a "tightened" feeling, or even redness and a chapped texture. These uncomfortable and less than appealing ailments can be significantly reduced, and even avoided completely, with the right skincare routine! You'll find countless products on askderm.com for dry skin, and a few of our favorites for each step of your daily skincare routine below. To ensure you go through this Fall and Winter with hydrated, radiant skin, keep reading!  Did you know we regularly feature Giveaways on our Blog?! Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Twitter to...

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National Sun Safety Week - Skincare Tips 2017

Summer may not officially start until June 20th but the days are longer, the nights shorter, and the weather is warming up. When it comes to preparing your skin for the sun, you should always take the necessary precautions to protect your skin from the sun's harmful rays. National Sun Safety Week Tips 1. Insect repellants reduce sunscreen's SPF. When using both sunscreen & insect repellant be sure to use a higher SPF. 2. Seek shade when appropriate. Always remember that the sun’s rays are strongest between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. 3. Not all sunglasses are created equal. Always choose sunglasses that are labeled...

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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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Revamp your Skincare Routine for Fall

Just like you switch up your wardrobe to work for the changing seasons, it's important to do the same with your skincare regimen. While summer skincare is all about sun protection, fall brings its own challenges - repairing any summer skin damage and preparing your skin for the cooler temps. The change in seasons can be a shock to the health of the epidermis. As the air becomes drier, so does our skin, leaving it feeling tight, flaky, even red and over sensitized. Simple changes in our skincare regime can return it to a state of balance and even combat the...

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