Elon DIM Complex for Post-Menopausal Estrogen Balance

Once upon a time, hormonal changes meant nothing more than the occasional mood swings or an unpredictable period. Fast forward a few decades, though, and we've learned your post-menopausal body can leave you feeling run-down and ragged as estrogen levels taper off. Sure, you've tried the kale salads, picked up [...]

Elon DIM Complex for Post-Menopausal Estrogen Balance2023-10-11T10:48:23-05:00

Maintaining Collagen Levels as You Age

Collagen is the most abundant protein in our bodies, providing structure and strength to our skin, bones, muscles, tendons, and ligaments. It is a protein comprising a chain of amino acids at its core. Collagen is formed within our cells, where amino acids are linked together based on the information [...]

Maintaining Collagen Levels as You Age2023-06-29T08:43:24-05:00

Spring into a Hair-Free Season with Laser Hair Removal

Ah, spring! The season of renewal, blossoming flowers, and warmer weather. As we shed our winter layers and reveal more skin, it's the perfect time to consider laser hair removal treatments. No more worrying about unsightly or unwanted hair when donning your favorite spring attire. At Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic [...]

Spring into a Hair-Free Season with Laser Hair Removal2023-03-29T13:28:47-05:00

A Healthy Beard Starts With Healthy Skin

Whether you prefer burly or well-groomed facial hair, keeping the skin underneath your beard healthy is critical to a personal grooming routine. Without proper maintenance, you risk developing itching, flakes, and painful ingrown hairs that might tempt you to reach for your razor. Instead of going clean-shaven, try adopting these [...]

A Healthy Beard Starts With Healthy Skin2023-03-02T10:19:59-06:00

Helping Your Hair Recover After Color Treatments

Last week, we explored what your hair goes through with different levels of color treatments, from temporary wash-out spray to permanent bleaching. While professional cosmetologists are well-trained at treating your hair while minimizing damage, that doesn't mean your hair doesn't need a little TLC to recover. We've put together a [...]

Helping Your Hair Recover After Color Treatments2022-12-09T09:23:26-06:00

Why Does Hair Dye Cause Damage?

Before box dyes were available on drug store shelves, ancient civilizations experimented with color-transforming tonics. The Egyptians favored henna, a plant extract from the mignonette tree, while the Celtic people opted for platinum by combing lime through their hair. From there, color options expanded to include an extensive repertoire of [...]

Why Does Hair Dye Cause Damage?2022-12-01T16:12:16-06:00

Beauty Routine Myths and Truths, Part 2: Sulfates

Perhaps even more so than silicones, sulfates top the list of "no-no" ingredients in beauty products, with many brands touting that they are free of this spurned additive as a selling point for wary customers.   Unfortunately, sulfates are the victim of the rapid spread of information online and rose to [...]

Beauty Routine Myths and Truths, Part 2: Sulfates2022-11-09T09:25:42-06:00

Beauty Routine Myths and Truths, Part 1: Silicones

Lately, silicone has gotten a pretty bad wrap. This comes despite a proven track record of health benefits, including helping wounds heal faster thanks to their ability to form a breathable barrier that keeps microbes out while letting air and moisture in. These characteristics make it invaluable in preventing post-operative scarring, [...]

Beauty Routine Myths and Truths, Part 1: Silicones2022-10-27T12:50:32-05:00

Brittle Hair Begone! 5 Tips for Keeping Your Hair Healthy in Cold Weather Conditions

Just like your skin, your hair takes a toll in the fall and winter. Cold, dry air saps the life from your locks, leaving your hair brittle, dull, and riddled with split ends. Even worse, it can make dry scalp kick into overdrive, which means your favorite little black dress [...]

Brittle Hair Begone! 5 Tips for Keeping Your Hair Healthy in Cold Weather Conditions2022-09-21T15:41:28-05:00

Tired of Fighting the Frizz? Address Your Dry Hair from the Inside Out

Even if you have a history of healthy, thick, and well-moisturized hair, something as seemingly mundane as spending the summer in the pool can make your tresses frizzy, brittle, and prone to breakage.  You don't have to live with hair you want to hide away. With the proper precautions and [...]

Tired of Fighting the Frizz? Address Your Dry Hair from the Inside Out2022-08-03T14:44:33-05:00