Recommended Sunscreens, Use sunscreen every day

Reason to use sunscreen every day. In reaction to UV rays, certain chemicals and drugs can make your skin more sensitive to the sun, causing inflammation in the form of sunburn, an eczema-like reaction, or hives. This interaction is known as photosensitivity. The reaction may be an allergic reaction or ...

Nourishing products, Recommended Moisturizer, Vitamin C, E

Though most nourishing products help the skin retain moisture, their main role is to deliver anti-oxidants, vitamins, and other anti-aging ingredients to the stratum corneum and the layers below. In addition, Lancer Skincare Nourish contains firming and anti-inflammatory ingredients. A good nourisher will quench and control inflammation. Nourishing products, Recommended ...

Find good cleanser, Cleansing Technique

Your goal is to find a cleanser that is non-irritating, non-inflammatory, and soothing, but still thoroughly cleans your skin. Stay away from heavily scented cleansers. After washing your face, your skin should feel free of any filminess, but not so squeaky-clean that your face feels taut or itchy. Washing with ...

Free radicals, Anti-Aging

Free radicals are a by-product of your metabolism, created when your cells produce energy. Almost all of the oxygen you breathe is used for this purpose. The remaining oxygen molecules lose electrons, and those molecules become free radicals, also known as ROS (reactive oxygen species). These unstable molecules are like ...

Fail to use sunscreen every day

Fail to use sunscreen every day. Sun exposure without protection is the most damaging thing you can do to your skin. Use a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF on your skin every day. My protocol for when and how often to apply appears below. Remember to wear sunglasses when ...