Spots, Blotches, Uneven Pigmentation – Part Three

WHAT TO DO ABOUT IT #1 SUNSCREEN PROTECTION: This is your main protection against sun damage and hyperpigmentation.    Wearing sunscreen is an absolute must. Every day, year-round. Rain or shine. Choose a “broad spectrum” formula (blocking both UVA and UVB light). Purchase an SPF of 30 or greater. Use the 2-peanut approach (1/4 tsp. before and […]

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Spots, Blotches, Uneven Pigmentation – Part Two

THE MANY CAUSES OF HYPERPIGMENTATION OXIDATIVE DAMAGE FROM UV RADIATION FROM THE SUN The #1 cause of hyperpigmentation is UV damage from the sun.  Freckles, age spots, and other darkened skin patches become even darker when skin is exposed to sunlight. This happens because melanin absorbs the energy from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays and […]

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Antioxidant Superfruits for Your Skin

By now you realize that antioxidants are essential nutrients that protect your skin and slow overall aging by capturing and neutralizing damaging free radicals.  That’s why you just ordered that freshly pressed green-drink, for its mega amounts of antioxidant vitamins. But, if you’re already eating right, keeping your skin clean, well hydrated and exfoliated will adding a serum rich in […]

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Ten Mistakes That Are Aging Your Skin

1. Not applying sunscreen properly.  By now you know to apply sunscreen every morning, winter and summer, rain or shine. But are you really applying enough to get that SPF number written on the label? Most people just skim coat their faces and think they are being protected. Really, it’s more about how much you […]

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New Year’s Resolution: Create Healthier Skin

So you’ve made a resolution to take better care of your health this year. To take time out to destress, exercise and eat healthier foods. On your list to create a healthier you, don’t forget to take care of your skin. Where should you start? You have limited time, what should your priorities be? Presenting […]

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Sunscreen Intelligence

Are you being smart about saving your skin from accelerated aging caused by UV damage from the sun? Are you getting adequate protection from skin cancer?  The savvy sunscreen user knows how to avoid the following sunscreen mistakes.  She also knows how to choose esthetically sophisticated formulas that meet the needs of her individual skin […]

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A Guide to Elizabeth Renee Esthetics’ Sunscreens

Sunscreen is the most effective anti-aging product available since the #1 cause of premature wrinkles, leathery skin and uneven pigmentation is exposure to the damaging ultraviolet rays from the sun.  When searching for your ideal sunscreen don’t forget to invest in a formula that was created with your unique skin type in mind.  Here is a […]

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