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The Power of Fulvic Acid

What is Fulvic Acid?Fulvic acid is an incredible ingredient that is considered a “humic” substance meaning that is an organic matter that comes from soil. It is believed that in the past we naturally obtained Fulvic Acid in our diets through organically farmed produce, but now with more foods being non-organic produce the amount of Fulvic acid in our diets has [...]

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Rosacea - What it is & How to Help Your Clients

Rosacea is something we hear in our industry ALL the time, but do we truly understand what Rosacea is and how we can better serve our clients who have Rosacea?Rosacea is one of the most common skin conditions and is also the most misdiagnosed in our industry. This skin condition can be classified by symptoms such as:Frequent or constant [...]

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Peptides and Ceramides – Oh my!

Peptides and Ceramides are ESSENTIAL to maintaining healthy, beautiful skin. These ingredients are responsible for keeping our barrier function intact, as well as helping our cells to be active, influencing healthy-young acting skin.Understanding how these ingredients work within the skin and why they are so important will help us to be more knowledgeable when choosing [...]

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6 Simple Steps to Mastering Retail

Part of being successful as a skin care professional is skill, knowledge, technique, and retail. Services are often the focus for growth and it is important, but it’s retail that really supports and maintains a strong business model. Retail is what will help carry your business to great heights, even when business traffic is low. By offering retail, you [...]

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​Get to know GlyMed Plus Chemical Exfoliants & Peels!

Chemical Exfoliants: Listed from Very Superficial to SuperficialGet to know GlyMed Plus’ award-winning Chemical Exfoliants and Peels! Our Professional Only peels allow you, as the aesthetician, to truly customize your clients' chemical treatments to suit their individual needs. GlyMed Plus can help you to achieve beautiful results, whether you are looking to offer your client [...]

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What is the difference between an Exfoliant and a Peel?

What is the difference between a Chemical Exfoliant and a Chemical Peel? Choosing a chemical exfoliant or peel can be confusing, especially if you don’t know what to look for. You might ask: What is the difference between a chemical exfoliant and a chemical peel? Essentially, they both exfoliate the skin, but the depth and the way [...]

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5 Simple Steps to Protect Skin in Winter

As the seasons change and we move into the colder months, many people will experience more than just nice rosy cheeks. These cold months can also bring dryness, flaking, irritation, cracking, and even eczema to the skin. Moving between the cold and windy outdoors to the warm and inviting indoors can cause your skin to immediately begin drying out. [...]

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Exfoliation…. What’s the difference?

We’ve all heard about exfoliation and how it’s good for our skin- that is, if it is done correctly. Exfoliation helps to keep our skin active, smooth and youthful; BUT do you know the difference in exfoliation? We all know that our favorite ingredients like Enzymes, BHAs and AHAs exfoliate; but how are they different?  3 Types of Exfoliation Enzymatic [...]

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De-Summering Your Skin

The end of summer is approaching. Have you noticed that your skin is looking a little … “rough” lately? Summertime activities that include spending long hours in the sun have a huge impact on not only our skin but our immune system as well. Salt water, chlorine, wind, sand and, especially, the sun ALL contribute to the depletion of [...]

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Treating Summer Skin with Nasturtium - Oxygen!

Summer is one of the busiest seasons of year and one that most people look forward to, but do you know what all that excess UV exposure is doing to your skin?Summer is here and you are spending more time outdoors. We love our Vitamin D just as much as anyone else but have you noticed that your skin [...]

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