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Acne at 40 is a real thing... and lack of sleep does not help!

Acne at 40 is a real thing... and lack of sleep does not help!

October 14, 2020 2 min read

Lack of sleep, stress, and of course, limited time for self-care as a mother has a way of showing up on our faceeven at the age of 40! 

While acne is a well-known problem for many teenagers, according to the Journal of American Academy of Dermatology, 54 percent of women over the age of 25 have facial acne. Whether you are a young mom in your 20s or older with teens, who wouldn’t want healthy and youthful-looking skin?

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First impressions matter, gain confidence through healthy skin

First impressions matter, gain confidence through healthy skin

October 14, 2020 2 min read

With the interview season in full swing, you can’t afford to be unprepared. Signs of damaged, stressed skin are enough to ruin an otherwise great first impression. We’re here to help.

Forming a skincare routine in the weeks leading up to a job interview can help you look AND feel confident by reducing your stress levels by up to 83% (according to a study by Rodan + Fields). Try our top picks for an easy routine that you can practice daily! 

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What is Post-inflammatory Hyperpigmentation (PIH)?

What is Post-inflammatory Hyperpigmentation (PIH)?

August 28, 2020 5 min read

According to DermNet NZ, “Postinflammatory pigmentation is temporary pigmentation that follows an injury, i.e. thermal burn or inflammatory disorder of the skin (i.e dermatitis, infection). It is mostly observed in darker skin types (see ethnic dermatology). Postinflammatory pigmentation is also called acquired melanosis. More severe injury results in postinflammatory hypopigmentation, which is usually permanent.”
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Korean skincare ingredients

Korean Skincare Ingredients: A Guide

July 08, 2020 2 min read

At Dermafirm USA, we believe in the power that Korean skincare products have to offer to people around the world. That said, we understand how the many ingredients that go into Korean skincare products can be confusing.

That’s why we compiled this guide to some of the most popular ingredients that you’ll find in Korean skincare products: this includes allantoin, hyaluronic acid, and witch hazel extract. We hope this guide helps you decide which skincare products are best suited for you.

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Which Product Is Right For Your Skin?

Which Product Is Right For Your Skin?

June 15, 2020 2 min read

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Secrets of Korean Skincare

Secrets of Korean Skincare

May 14, 2020 2 min read

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Astaxanthin: The New Best Skincare Ingredient Out There

Astaxanthin: The New Best Skincare Ingredient Out There

May 01, 2020 2 min read

What is Astaxanthin and What Does It Do?

“Astaxanthin” 

Like me, it might’ve taken you a couple tries to say that, but its functions aren’t as complicated as the word itself is to say. Astaxanthin is a type of carotenoid which make up the orangish pigmentation in shrimp, lobster, salmon, and other marine life. When we apply astaxanthin to our skin, the carotenoid acts as an antioxidant in our bodies, protecting our cells from oxidation(decay). Astaxanthin’s strength as an antioxidant has coined its name, “king of carotenoids” as its efficiency in protecting cells from oxidation exceeds the average antioxidant mineral or vitamin. 

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Skin Issues When You're Wearing a Mask

Skin Issues When You're Wearing a Mask

April 25, 2020 3 min read

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