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

Latisse, Revitalash, and Revitabrow: What’s the Difference?

Are you tired of the daily struggle with falsies, mascara, and lash extensions? Do you dream of having skyscraper-length lashes like a classic Hollywood bombshell? Even if you've lived with short, brittle, or thin lashes and brows your whole life, it's not too late to achieve the ultimate doe-eyed look [...]

Latisse, Revitalash, and Revitabrow: What’s the Difference?2022-04-22T09:45:12-05:00

Award-Winning Tweezerman Tools are Available at AST!

At Advanced Skin Therapeutics, we believe that beauty begins with the right tools. That's why we proudly carry award-winning Tweezerman personal hygiene tools. Designed with convenience, safety, and precision in mind, they are ideal for at-home nail and hair care that keeps skin health in mind. Slant Tweezer Does tweezing [...]

Award-Winning Tweezerman Tools are Available at AST!2022-03-22T15:28:16-05:00

Keep Your Complexion Merry & Bright This Holiday Season

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from AST & ADCI! We are closed Thursday, December 23 and Friday, December 24 to celebrate the holiday with our loved ones, but we'll be back at 8:00 AM Monday for all of your skincare needs! In the meantime, check out these 9 tips [...]

Keep Your Complexion Merry & Bright This Holiday Season2021-12-23T16:33:52-06:00

5 Things You Should Know About Laser Hair Removal

Are you tired of fighting the fuzz? Do you dread picking up your razor or warming your sugar waxes? With laser hair removal, you can skip the shaving and still maintain fabulously flawless skin. Virtually painless and surprisingly fast, this treatment for body hair works by targeting the darker pigments [...]

5 Things You Should Know About Laser Hair Removal2021-09-17T08:54:01-05:00