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  Summer is here and we can finally look forward to a well-deserved vacation. Sit back, turn our brains off, relax with our favourite drink and stop thinking about all the stress, projects and impossible deadlines we had to take care of before finally leaving the office.   Packing for a vacation has always been

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  I’m not going to lie. As a skin scientist with a microbiology background, I am weary when it comes to skin care claims. I’m able to detect bogus cosmetic claims and poorly designed clinical studies from a thousand miles away. And frankly, I’m getting really tired of the pseudo science in the cosmetic industry.

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   Here’s an excerpt from Marie’s interview on brown spots & acne scars:   Real Style Network: What are some of the ways skin gets marked over the years (ie acne, sun damage, pregnancy, age spots)?   Marie Bertrand: “One of the first “marks” we can observe in children is freckles. Freckles are actually sun-induced

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Happy February!   We know February is a tough month… for all of us! Winter seems to liiiiinnnnngeeeeeerrrrrrrrrrrrr. It’s freezing in the morning, dark when we leave work, it just seems like spring will never come again… But don’t give up! Now’s the time to take EXTRA care of yourself (workout, drink lots of lemon

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So many things in our lives require maintenance.  Our cars, our hair color, our lawns…. With so much going on, it’s easy to see why your skin slips your mind and falls to the back burner.  But what happens if skin care treatments get put along the wayside for too long??? The answer is simple,

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We are beyond excited about this.  Really, it’s been hard to keep in under wraps!  We are FINALLY announcing our new MINI TREATMENT MENU!!!! Our team at SkinScience works hard.  One of the things that is important to us is listening to our clients.  This includes listening to you about your skin and how it

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  • Posted on 12 08 2015
  • By Mikelle Watterworth
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Being a teenager is hard. Having acne can make it harder. Parents often ask us when it’s appropriate to bring in their teenagers for acne treatments, and there really is no cut and dry answer. There are several things we like to discuss with the teens and their parents before we jump in. First, we

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  • Posted on 20 06 2015
  • By Mikelle Watterworth
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Chemical peels are one of the most frequently performed treatments in the anti-aging industry.  Even considering this fact, they are still a very misunderstood treatment.  So many individuals have a complete misconception of what a chemical peel is and does.  So here is a little more information, enjoy! The name ‘Chemical Peel’ is derived from how

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