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The holiday season may be the most wonderful time of the year—but it also has the potential for wreaking havoc on your complexion. From a jam-packed schedule to ingestible temptation at every turn, it’s easy to get off-track as far as healthy diet and lifestyle choices are concerned. Here, six top dermatologists share their advice for helping you and your skin weather the final stretch of 2017—and start 2018 off beautifully.
Don’t indulge your sweet tooth.
Cookies, candy canes and all sorts of tempting treats are synonymous with the holidays, but weight gain isn’t the only threat posed by these little indulgences. Excess sugar can have an aging effect on the skin thanks to a pr
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You know that feeling you get when your skin is taut, rough and thirsty?
Dryness makes skin look older and dull or drab. This can be caused by getting too much sun, climbing high altitudes, swimming in a chlorinated pool, or overdoing it with aggressive or acid-based skin care or peels. The answer, according to many dermatologists and skincare experts, is hyaluronic acid.
Hyaluronic acid is a glycosaminoglycan, which is a polysaccharide (like an oversized sugar).
According to New York City facial plastic surgeon Sam Rizk, “HA is naturally occurring in connective tissue throughout the body and is found in the highest concentrations in the fluids of the eyes and joints. It is also fo
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PCA SKIN skin care products target all skin types like normal skin, oily skin, dry skin, sensitive skin and combination skin. They also treat a variety of skin concerns such as premature aging, acne, and rosacea.
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This soothing treatment has maximum strength 1% hydrocortisone to soothe and provide temporary relief of itching and irritation.
Calming ingredient blend soothes the skin after non-invasive professional treatments, waxing and shaving
Ideal for itch and irritation relief due to eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis or other topical allergens
Soothes the skin, relieving rednes
Meet the CSO of PCA
As the Chief Scientific Officer of PCA SKIN, Dr. Linder is the brains behind the brand, responsible for ushering the product from development to clinical trials. She brings formal training as both a biomedical engineer and chemist, as well as being a board certified dermatologist who specializes in Mohs micrographic surgery. Add to that, Dr. Linder also trained in plastic and reconstructive surgery. It’s no wonder then, that she has an understanding of skin from the inside out.
What was the inspiration behind PCA SKIN?
PCA SKIN is a healthcare company that strives to improve patients’ lives. Peoples’ self esteem and self image a