What is This “Growth Factor”?

What is This “Growth Factor”?

In skin care, growth factors are mentioned frequently, but what are they? Epidermal growth factors are comprised of 53 amino acids. These amino acids promote cell growth, cellular differentiation and proliferation. There are multiple different growth factors, each...
How to Help Your Teen with Acne

How to Help Your Teen with Acne

If have a child that is a teenager, chances are pretty high that they have had some concerns about acne.   Acne is a common problem for this age group and sometimes lingers on even as an adult. There are several factors that contribute to an acne lesions.  These...
New Insights for Rosacea

New Insights for Rosacea

Rosacea is a complex condition with multiple presentations and the cause(s) are still poorly understood. However a recent study published in the JAMA Dermatology has shown that genetics and environment contribute equally in the development of rosacea. A survey of...