Dr. Bailey’s Most Popular Skin Care and Health Blogs of 2017
What were the top 15 most popular skin care topics for 2017 here at Dr.BaileySkinCare.com?
Did your favorite make the list?
The herpes virus that causes cold sores is a germ you can potentially ‘catch’ when you share personal items such as makeup. Herpes infection is common. 50-80% of adults in the US are infected with the oral herpes virus. Whether they have an active cold sore or not, the virus resides in their facial tissues and can be shed and spread…
Do you feel you understand how to stop your skin from wrinkling? Do you want to do something more about it right now?
Are those ads with amazing pictures, claiming to be “grandma’s miracle wrinkle remedy” true? How about the fancy name wrinkle reducer creams, endorsed by celebrities? What about those “secrets” that have a photo of the 35-year-old who claims to be 80? (A sampling of what stalks me all over the web).
Should you investigate these ‘ticklers’ or is it all ‘fake news’, like Meryl Streep marrying Robert Redford? Let me lay it all to rest…
Pair Sunscreen with Retinol for the 1-2 punch to knock out skin aging!
Retinol is in the vitamin A family. It’s found in food, and is often used as a dietary supplement. There has been much misconceptions and myths about Retinol, including that it and sun cannot go together. This is simply false. In fact, retinol prevents the rise of a pesky little enzyme called collagenase. This enzyme breaks down collagen after UV exposure. While it is true that retinol breaks down in sunlight, if you follow my advice, you can get anti-aging benefits while having great sun protection…
Yes, unfortunately you can. Safe skin care is not really all that simple. As a dermatologist, I’ve seen many patients have mishaps with natural products that seem so wonderful. This is why I am picky; I recommend almost only hypoallergenic products.
I bring this up because of a recent horrible blistering skin ‘burn’ story online…
Tips to deal with sun spots, uneven pigment, fine lines and more
It’s time to correct hyperpigmentation and sun damage to your skin. Has summer taken a toll on your complexion?
As your tan fades, do you find more sun spots, uneven pigment and skin texture that’s crepey and dull?
What about fine lines and wrinkles? Are there more than last year?
Is your skin suffering from your night time skin routine?
If you roll into bed without taking a few simple steps to care for your skin, then your skin is suffering. It certainly is not benefiting from all the hours you sleep.