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Do Hydrafacials Really Work? Exploring the Science Behind Fresno’s Favorite Skin Treatment

According to a study published in the peer-reviewed Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology (JCAD), Hydrafacial is clinically reported to improve acne skin concerns. The study found that 100 percent of participants reported clearer, less inflamed skin after a series of clarifying treatments with Hydrafacial’s patented vortex fusion device and blue LED light. Physicians found that Hydrafacial treatments significantly improve

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Impact of Stress on Acne and How to Manage It

The Impact of Stress on Acne and How to Manage It

Acne is a common skin condition that affects people of all ages. While the exact causes are complex, stress is a known factor to trigger breakouts. The mind-skin connection is real – when stressed, it can appear on your skin.   What is Stress Acne? Stress acne refers to breakouts that are caused or exacerbated by stressors in one’s life.

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Top 5 Foods That Cause Acne

Top 5 Foods That Cause Acne

Acne is a condition that affects up to 85% of teenagers. In about 10% of them, it never completely goes away. It lingers well into adulthood. There are many contributing factors that lead to acne. Your skin type has a lot to do with the kind of acne you get. People who have tight, dry skin tend to get small

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Why Are Medical Grade Skincare Products Better for Your Skin Blog

Why Are Medical Grade Skin Care Products Better for Your Skin

Although over-the-counter (OTC) skin care products are readily available and typically less expensive than their medical grade (aka pharmaceutical grade) counterparts, the mixture of ingredients used in OTC products is usually nonspecific. This generalization is necessary because over-the-counter products are designed to be sold in the mass marketplace. Generalization also means that these OTC products are not created with your

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Laser Treatment for Acne Scars What You Need to Know

Laser Treatment for Acne Scars: What You Need to Know

Did you know approximately 95% of individuals who’ve had acne deal with at least some residual scarring?  If you’ve tried resurfacing treatments, serums, and other treatments to eliminate acne scars, it may be time to entertain laser treatment.  It works by focusing high-frequency light waves onto the skin’s top layers to break up that scar tissue while encouraging the growth

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What Causes Acne Scars and How You Can Prevent Them New

What Causes Acne Scars and How You Can Prevent Them

Acne seems to appear when you absolutely do not need another thing on your plate. Stress, diet, cleaning routines, and even sleeping habits will affect whether another pimple shows up. While acne generally goes away with a few days, even if left untreated, acne scars can be an entirely different experience. Sadly, scars from acne can actually be permanent. Scarring

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How to Treat Teenage Acne

The Secret to Treating Acne Isn’t Always in Your Pores

Sadly, teens all over the world struggle with acne. In addition, teens in the San Joaquin Valley have to struggle with both acne and dry skin. Therefore, the key to understanding how to treat acne is not always all about keeping pores open. Sometimes it is about moisturizing the skin around them. How Does Dry Air & Dry Skin Impact

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