How to Care for your Summer Skin

We love our Chicago summers. Now that life is returning closer to normal, it’s great spending time outside. But it’s also important to recognize that your summer skin care routine needs adjusting for the warm weather and increased humidity that come with the sunny season. Here are a few tips to keep your skin clear […]

Exfoliation: Don’t Overdo It!

Exfoliating removes the dead skin and debris on the top layer of your skin. Once gone, you’ll reveal the more vibrant looking skin below. That’s why patients benefit from microdermabrasion and HydraFacial treatments. When you over exfoliate — for example, use exfoliation products too often — you run the risk of causing skin issues. Here are exfoliation tips.

Stress and Your Skin

Stress! It affects your mind and body. We don’t have to tell you that stress also affects your skin by creating more frequent breakouts, increased sensitivity, and difficulty healing.  Acne Many patients comment that they don’t understand why they have acne even though they are not teens. Increased stress is often a contributing factor for […]