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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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Women and men visit our clinic everyday for their personalized 1-hour skin consultation, asking the same basic question:   “I want to know what the best products are for MY skin, so I can prevent aging and have the best, healthiest skin I can, for as long as I can.”   SkinScience was founded over

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So your wedding is just around the corner. You’ve had your treatments; your skin is in tip top shape and you’ve got your glow on. You just have to survive that final week until the wedding without any skin tragedies and you will be golden.  SkinScience is here to help! Our 5 Bridal Must haves

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DID YOU KNOW ~ that Charcoal can be transformed into Activated Charcoal, which can then be used in cosmetic products? ???   Activated Charcoal is a form of carbon processed to have small, numerous pores that increase the surface area to adsorb different particles like oil, dirt, makeup, bacteria and other micro-particles. It helps improve

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DID YOU KNOW ~ that Bromelain is an enzyme extracted from pineapple juice & pineapple stems, that has exfoliating and skin soothing properties?   Bromelain is a cosmetic ingredient that is often used in more natural  skin care products. Bromelain contains a mix of proteases (enzymes that break down proteins, like little PacMans) that help digest dead skin

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DID YOU KNOW ~ that Bisabolol is a cosmetic ingredient that is extracted from chamomile essential oil? ⚗️⚗️⚗️ Bisabolol has natural ? anti-inflammatory ?properties. In fact, a number of studies have shown that it reduces inflammation and redness. That means it can help ? soothe ?and calm your skin, particularly if you suffer from acne, redness, rashes, rosacea, psoriasis, sunburn, and

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Getting rid of acne can be a challenge. It’s even more challenging in Calgary, where the cold, dry weather means we need to take extra precautions to not over dry skin that is breaking out. (Over drying skin can cause skin to compensate for the dryness by producing more oil, which in turn can cause

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DID YOU KNOW ~ that Benzoyl peroxide (BPO) acts as an antiseptic/ antibacterial when applied to the skin? ??? Because P. acnes (the bacteria that causes #acne) can live in your pores (as it is a lipophilic, anaerobic bacteria), BPO works to reduce the amount of acne-causing bacteria. BPO also performs two additional functions: the first is oxidization.

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