Sugar? No Thanks! The Truth About Glycation

Sugar? No Thanks! The Truth About Glycation

Written for and published in Dermascope Magazine, April 2019 by Dr. Annette Tobia “Sugar and spice and everything nice” is what little girls were said to be made of, which is a lot better than the “snips and snails” that was the stuff of little boys. As a young...
Beautiful Science, Beautiful You

Beautiful Science, Beautiful You

Read the hype about so many beauty products—this one gives you skin like a porcelain goddess, that one promises eyes like Liz Taylor, yet another will perk up ‘turkey neck” with 50 different natural oils and plant extracts.   Put all this aside for a moment and think...
Warning!  Your Car Might Be Damaging Your Skin

Warning! Your Car Might Be Damaging Your Skin

“Woah, all I want is on the road again.” Willie Nelson sang the praises of being on the road, but he forgot to tell us that a car trip could have damaging effects on skin, especially for drivers. Turns out that the UVA blockage in the front windshield of an automobile...
Don’t Let Halloween Trick Your Skin

Don’t Let Halloween Trick Your Skin

It’s probably been a while since you’ve donned a Halloween costume and headed to your neighbors’ houses in hot pursuit of sweet, trick-or-treat bounty. But make no mistake, candy will be everywhere. You’ll undoubtedly have a large bowl of Halloween deliciousness at...
BBL Light Therapy for Younger Looking Skin

BBL Light Therapy for Younger Looking Skin

 It may sound like something out of a science fiction movie—light pulses helping you to look younger.  But it’s true.  There have been incredible scientific advancements in technology and research proving that light therapy works for achieving younger looking skin....