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  • Posted on 21 06 2017
  • By Mikelle Watterworth
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We love our anti-oxidants and we hope by now you’ve caught our enthusiasm for theses amazing aging busters. We have discussed what anti-oxidants do, how they prevent and treat aging. Now lets talk about how to get a good dose of these free radical fighters.   We try to have every client possible using an

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  • Posted on 14 06 2017
  • By Mikelle Watterworth
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Pollution is a real threat to your skin.  Free radicals found in pollution terrorize cells, leaving them damaged and not able to function.  We discuss with every patient how vital anti-oxidants are to your skins overall health and to stopping aging in its tracks. Our favourite anti-oxidant is of course Vitamin C.   Regularly clients

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Q: How does atmospheric pollution impact my skin and its health? A: Humans are exposed to air pollution, which has major effects on  skin health. Airborne pollutants exist in multiple forms: solids, liquids, gases and fine particulate matter. These are absorbed directly through the skin into the subcutaneous tissue or through hair follicles and sweat + sebaceous glands.

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Want to know which VitaminC serum is best for YOUR skin? Contact your SkinScience skin care expert and we will make the best recommendation for your skin type and skin goals! 403-287-1477 info@skinscience.md

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  • Posted on 7 06 2017
  • By Mikelle Watterworth
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We have all heard about how truly awful free radicals are. We hear about them, we read about them. We try to eat our blueberries, because we heard that blueberries fight them, but do we really know what free radicals do or what they are? I mean, I know we “know”……. but do we actually

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  DID YOU KNOW ~ that pollutants in the air aren’t always visible and come from many different sources? – CO2 (from 🚗, ✈️, 🚂, factories, power plants, incinerators, coal, gasoline and natural gas) – Methane / CH4 (from 🐷, 🐮, 🐔, 🐄, 🐂) and industrial sources) – Ammonia / NH3 (from agricultural processes) – CFCs / chlorofluorocarbons – SOx / sulfur dioxide

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  • Posted on 31 05 2017
  • By Mikelle Watterworth
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Any person dedicated to good skin care has heard, that you need to pop in for a freshen up “as the seasons change”. But what does this really mean?   Our skin can be very effected by seasonal changes in our environment and weather.  Temperature changes and variations in humidity can change how skin functions

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  • Posted on 24 05 2017
  • By Mikelle Watterworth
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Two separate times today at the clinic, the question was presented “Do you think I need this?”, from a client holding an IPL brochure.  The response is always the same….   “Most of us could use and IPL.” I know I do. Because IPL treats some of the most common signs of aging, there are

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