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  ??? #weareskinnerds Growth factors (GFs) are proteins (picture a pearl necklace of amino acids) naturally made by our skin cells that promote our skin’s natural healing response. We’re all born with GFs in our skin but as we age, those GFs deplete. When we apply skin care with growth factors to the skin, it

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  Peptides – the little molecules that could.  ??? At SkinScience, we are BIG fans of peptides and we think they are the most important breakthrough in skin care in recent years. Peptides are small chains of amino acids that pack a HUGE punch when it comes to skin health. Depending on their amino acid

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  • Posted on 7 03 2018
  • By Mikelle Watterworth
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Eyes, the windows to the soul.  Also, the first place to give away that you slept poorly last night, or that you’ve been stressed or sick.  The eye area is so expressive, it shows when you are happy, when you are tearful, or frightened or angry.  All of this means that it often doesn’t hold

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  • Posted on 2 08 2017
  • By Mikelle Watterworth
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We have all been there, in the drug store, milling about in front of the rack of sunscreen, deciding between the SPF 30 and SPF 3 million.  The SPF 30 is one you’ve always used before, it has a nice texture….. but surely if the 30 is good, the bottle with the higher number MUST

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  Here in Calgary, the arrival of summer is such a relief! The winter is finally gone, and with it some of the horrendously dry air that we struggle with through the many cold months. It is our time to shine and glow! Here is a review of lessons learned in summers past, to ensure

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  Summer has FINALLY arrived!!!! In the Great White North, that is a statement which brings us lots of JOY!  We know how easy it is to get lost in enjoying your summer, sometimes so much you forget your skin until Fall, at which point it can be hard to undo the damage. Here are

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  • Posted on 28 06 2017
  • By Mikelle Watterworth
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Which Vitamin C Serum is Right for You?   With so many vitamin C products that are on the market, how do you know which one is right for you? There are serums, creams, cleansers and more.  Lucky for you, we are here to help!  Here are our favourites by skin type;   Dry Skin

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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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