We all know how important it is to put on #sunscreen everyday, but are you applying the right amount of sunscreen?Or reapplying it often enough? The American Academy of Dermatology recommends using one ounce every time you apply sunscreen to any part of your face. Yet most people are only using 25% to 50% of the … Continue reading I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Sunscreen!
Cosmetic fillers are everywhere in the beauty world. But along with their popularity comes a dangerous side: unapproved procedures. Lat year the FDA issued a warning against silicone injections, this warning comes after a new wave of silicone injection cases have resurfaced. Silicone is a permanent synthetic substance that is not FDA approved for cosmetic … Continue reading Are Silicone injections resurfacing?
Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States. For many women, pimples continue to sprout way past puberty, thanks to fluctuating hormones. Yet these hormonal breakouts, are not like your regular breakouts, are they? Monthly flare ups around your lower face with deep painful pimples is the telltale sign of hormonal acne. … Continue reading Hormonal Acne: Your Monthly Buzzkill
Watch why #CosmeticSurgeryForum is Dr. J’s favorite aesthetic conference. She has attended/presented here ever since its inception! Thank you Cosmetic Surgery Forum for featuring Dr. Jegasothy. To learn more about the Cosmetic Surgery Forum follow the link below: https://www.cosmeticsurgeryforum.com/my-csf-takeaways-hear-from-2017-participants/ This blog post does not constitute medical advice. For more information on products we offer, follow … Continue reading Dr. Jegasothy’s Cosmetic Surgery Forum Takeaway
Exercise is great for your well-being and your skin but many people complain of suffering breakouts after working out. The mix of sweat and tight workout clothes can harbor more yeast and bacteria on your skin. Dr. Jegasothy explains that breakouts or irritation can occur in any hair-bearing area that sweats, including your thighs, face, back … Continue reading Workout Clothes + Sweat = Possible Breakouts.
After a long day at work, you're probably in need of a relaxing spa day, but like most of us, you don't have much time for yourself. When this happens, why not try a sheet mask?! Sheet Masks have become a staple in the "quick and easy skin care" world and it can transform a … Continue reading Have a spa day at home with the use of sheet masks!
In the age of YouTube, Instagram and Facebook many people are able to express their new ideas, pranks and inventions to their followers. Sometimes these social media trends can look harmless but actually be potentially dangerous to our health and well being. Recently beauty vlogger Rady Kovacova made under eye concealer based on crayons. Yes, … Continue reading DIY Makeup; Fun to make but dangerous to use.