5 Awesome New Skin Care Products

My Favorite New Skin Care Products I recently attended the Orlando Dermatology Aesthetic and Clinical conference back in January. I’ve attended this conference in the past and always find it enjoyable, educational, and absolutely loaded with goodies in the exhibit hall. This year was no different; I went home with quite a few bags of dermatology swag. Some of the products I came home with are tried and true favorites. Some of the products are new additions that I had never tried or heard of. I got creams, lotions, serums, sunscreens, and nutritional supplements galore. Luckily, you have me to […]

Cosmeceuticals 101: The Hottest Creams in Dermatology

Cosmeceuticals in Skincare The term “cosmeceutical” is a hot topic in the world of Dermatology. It may even be a hot topic for the mainstream consumer. Consumers are inundated with options on what skin care products to buy. The Merriam-Webster definition of a cosmeceutical is “a cosmetic preparation that has pharmaceutical properties.” It’s a combination of the words cosmetic and pharmaceutical. They’re not like the products sold at a Sephora or department store. Cosmeceuticals are supposed to have additional medicinal properties that make them better. Cosmeceuticals are not sold with a prescription. However, oftentimes you can only purchase them from doctor’s […]

Hydropeptide Anti-Wrinkle Polish & Plump Peel: Product Review

How I Found Hydropeptide Recently I went to a dermatology conference in New York. Like most conferences, there was a large exhibitor hall where different companies had booths set up to market their products to the dermatologists, physician assistants, and medical students (i.e. me) that were in attendance. They typically give away full size sunscreens, lotions, peels; you name it. If it’s a dermatologic product that’s sold in a dermatologist’s office, they had a booth at the conference. Of course I made my rounds so I could take home a year’s lifetime supply of sunscreens and various anti-wrinkle creams. The […]