RRFP Blog

Sunscreen Secrets

By |February 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|

Applying sunscreen once a day? Sunscreen will protect your skin for two hours — that’s it. If you want coverage until sundown, you have to reapply. Use sunscreen powders (like Colorescience Sunforgettable Mineral Powder Sun Protection SPF 50) to stay protected all day without disrupting your makeup. Sunscreen can protect your skin against skin cancer [...]

Dermapen vs. Laser

By |February 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|

What is Dermapen™ and how is it different than other skin treatments? Using sterile surgical stainless micro-needles, the skin is pierced which leads to apoptosis of cells in the dermis, which is our deeper layer of skin. Apoptosis occurs when a cell essentially commits suicide. This process is natural, controlled and ROUTINE. Little inflammation is [...]

Copper

By |January 14th, 2015|health, skin care|

Continuous casting copper disc (99.95% pure), macro etched, ∅ ≈83 mm So the topic of copper deficiency came up recently due to pillow cases that are said to have copper ions in them to help with aging skin. From what I have learned so for, there is definitely some truth to support the idea, but [...]

Aren’t I Too Old for Acne?

By |November 7th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Combination of wrinkles and breakouts? When adults are breaking out, they automatically turn to harsh acne products to help with their breakouts, but they also need to cater to skin that is showing the signs of aging. There is a way to address both the breakout problems and to keep the skin nourished and healthy [...]

Beware of the Bar

By |August 25th, 2014|facial cleansers|

Now, I know I'm not the only one that loves that squeaky clean feeling after washing my face with that seemingly simple bar of soap! Well, ladies and gents, I need you all to do me a favor and take that soap and toss it in the trash. That nice tight feeling that we get [...]

Botox and Dysport and Xeomin – Oh, My!

By |July 6th, 2014|facial rejuvination|

There are many different injectable beauty treatments available, and it can be difficult for someone to know what product is best for them. Today, I’d like to discuss a class of products known as neuromodulators. Most people may not be familiar with that medical term, but you’ve probably heard of Botox, the most well known [...]

Acne

By |October 7th, 2013|Acne|

One of the biggest concerns in skincare clinics seems to be problems related to acne. I have taken my time with this cheat sheet because of all the skin problems out there, this one causes the most upset/depression/stress and I don't take it lightly. There is no magical 'cure' for acne. There are different types, [...]