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AlphaRet Overnight Cream FACE AlphaRet® Overnight Cream FACE goes to work while the skin is at rest, to visibly reduce the appearance of lines, wrinkles and uneven skin tone. This formula is supercharged with AlphaRet, our new and unique combination of two gold standard ingredients, an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) and a retinoid. Our revolutionary and proprietary retinoid technology provides visible skin rejuvenation with real retinoid efficacy with…
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Help! Why is my hair falling out?


Alopecia, or hair loss is an incredibly common issue we see in our practice every day. The average person can normally lose 50-100 hairs daily. There are various reasons to lose hair and these can be broadly categorized based on their underlying cause. Here are some of the more common causes of hair loss: 1.) Telogen Effluvium. This is a reactive condition typically occurring 2-3…
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Breaking Down Moisturizer Ingredients: What makes a good moisturizer?

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Winter dryness is often our reminder to get in the habit of moisturizing. With so many hundreds of products on the market, it can get incredibly confusing to find the right moisturizer for you. So let’s break it down. How do moisturizer’s work? The goal of a moisturizer is to increase the water content of the skin. This can be achieved by preventing water evaporation…
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7 Tips to Beat the Winter Itch


Ever wonder why your skin feels dry, itchy and flaky in the winter? The cold, bitter air outside coupled with the hot, dry inside air makes for a bad combination for your skin. And while the natural instinct is to stay warm with hot showers or sitting near a crackling fire, these practices among others facilitate loss of water from the skin through evaporation into…
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