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Thereâ€™s no escaping the summer heat, since we all have step outside eventually, right? It feels like a jungle out there, and itâ€™s a fact that increased temperatures can have an impact on your skin. Dermatologist Dr. Deanne Mraz Robinson of Modern Dermatology of Connecticut in WestportÂ shares the affects heat can have, and how to protect your skin this summer.
When we feel the sensation of heat on our skin, infrared-A (IRA) energy is to blame. â€œThe sun emits many wavelengths of light, and while UVA and UVB rays are the most talked about, they only account for roughly 5 percent of what reaches us from the sun. IRA is invisible, but it accounts for approximately 50 per
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With warmer days ahead, weâ€™re excited to shed those extra winter layersâ€”and this includes our wardrobes as well as our skin. â€œThe beginning of spring is great news for our skin, as the increase in temperatures and humidity is beneficial for moisture levels as well as overall healthy appearance,â€ says board-certified Miami dermatologist Dr. Ileana Perez-Quintairos. Nowâ€™s the time to put a fresh face forward, and there are myriad ways to both improve cold-induced dullness and dryness from head to toe while revealing the healthy, radiant skin you crave for spring, summer and well beyond.
Itâ€™s all about exfoliation
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With Valentineâ€™s Day fast approaching, love is in the airâ€”but are your lips and hands ready for the potential extra action? Nothing gets in the way of amorÂ like rough, dry skin, and these skincare saviors are just what you need to pucker up and hold hands with sublime smoothness and softness that can lead to other things (wink, wink).
ReplenixÂ Plumping Lip Treatment with SPF 30
Offering plumping, lip-smoothing, sun protection and come-hither shine in one swipe, this multitasker has you covered for Valentineâ€™s Day and beyond. With a combination of collagen-boosting peptides, moisturizing hyaluronic acid and ceramides to help hydration stay put, it delivers insta
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Winter will be here before we know it, and itâ€™s important to be prepared to help prevent your skin from feeling the effects of the drops in both the mercury and humidity. According to Beverly Hills dermatologist andÂ founder of Skin Five, Dr. Ava Shamban, â€œDry cold winter air dehydrates the skin leading to chapping and cracking,â€ but there are steps you can take to protect the skin from the effects of this seasonal change.
Among them, â€œRethink your skin routine. Use a gentle cleanser instead of a soap that will over-dry your skin, and apply moisturizer to slightly damp skin at the end of your shower (while still in the shower) to seal in moisture,â€ she adv