When we first introduced our blog, we dedicated posts to the topic of cosmeceuticals, our specialty, whose popularity in skincare is soaring. Much of this is due to the fact that these products can be trusted as they are not only recommended by dermatologists, but also designed by them. One excellent example is the highly… Read More Vi Derm, A Cosmeceutical Star
For some of us the best weather of the year is now ending. However for beach lovers, the next few months in the UAE bring along a strong sun. With its central location being in the middle of the equator, the city can have one of the hottest summers in the world, with temperatures going… Read More Safe Tanning Tips
We believe the word daily routine is misleading in the skincare industry. It implies something that is time-consuming and an unnecessary chore that leaves room for short cuts when in fact, skincare is an extension of the skin’s natural growth and recovery cycle, takes less than 5 minutes from your schedule and does not reward… Read More Your Daily Routine
No matter what stage of our lives we were at in the late 90s, we ALL remember the commencement speech-turned-song “Class of 99” and the final words of the song “Trust me on the sunscreen.” SUNSCREEN That one word sums up any discussion on preventing premature wrinkles. Lucky for us, sunscreen has made its way… Read More Iron Out Wrinkles Without Cosmetic Intervention
Whether we’re talking about a bronzed goddess like Beyonce, or a porcelain princess like Naomi Watts, we can all agree that clear, even toned skin is definitely one of the most sought after beauty traits. Unfortunately, not everyone has a team of beauty specialists at their beck and call. But not to worry, we’ve got… Read More Out Darn Spot! Skin Lightening 101
Hyperpigmentation, melasma and rosacea are three of the most common skin complaints here in the Emirates. But what exactly are they and how do you treat them? Let us break them down for you. Hyperpigmentation and melasma are both very common conditions where the skin becomes darker in areas. Hyperpigmenation literally means too much pigment.… Read More Face The Facts: Treating Pigmentation, Melasma and Rosacea
These days most of the premium skin care products on the market are known as cosmeceuticals. The term refers to beauty and skincare products that combine cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. Cosmeceuticals are applied topically in the form of creams, moisturizers and exfoliants and have become popular in the anti-aging, sunscreen and skincare industry. Research shows that some cosmeceuticals… Read More What are cosmeceuticals?