Entries by lauren

Wave goodbye to tired Winter skin

Spring has sprung, but with warm and cold temperatures both inside and outdoors, skin can be particularly challenged this time of year (dehydration, lackluster-looking skin) . Spring makes way for sunnier and warmer skies, which can increase sun damage, hyperpigmentation, and congested/polluted skin. We sat down with Dr. G to understand how to refresh tired […]

The understanding + best practices of Hyperpigmentation, Dr. Goldfaden reports

Our skin cells contain melanocyte cells, a cell that produces melanin, a chemical that gives skin its color. Too much melanin leads to hyper pigmented skin – including freckles, darkening of the skin in patches, and age spots. Hyper pigmentation can occur from over sun exposure, trauma to the skin (i.e. laser treatments, peels, etc.) or as […]