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  Topic: Tiny Black Specks
sheellah

Replies: 8
Views: 14924

PostForum: Common Skin Imperfections   Posted: Sun Dec 16, 2007 6:29 pm   Subject: Tiny Black Specks
Get yourself some 2% salicylic acid skin wipes or a skin toner or gel with 2% of it. You can also get Clinique's Exfoliating lotion. Apply these once or twice a day depending on how much irritation th ...
  Topic: In Vitro & Ex Vivo Testing Of Sirtuin Activators?
sheellah

Replies: 2
Views: 3736

PostForum: Skin Rejuvenation / Anti-Aging   Posted: Sun Nov 18, 2007 1:10 pm   Subject: In Vitro & Ex Vivo Testing Of Sirtuin Activators?
I haven't found any complete data, but I did find this that only adds to my concerns about these sirtuin activators causing cancer. The responses posted here are too technical for me, but there does s ...
  Topic: In Vitro & Ex Vivo Testing Of Sirtuin Activators?
sheellah

Replies: 2
Views: 3736

PostForum: Skin Rejuvenation / Anti-Aging   Posted: Mon Nov 12, 2007 10:33 pm   Subject: In Vitro & Ex Vivo Testing Of Sirtuin Activators?
There a new sirtuin activating ingredient out called Orsirtine, but reading about it, it's only been tested in vitro and ex vivo. What would the chances of this working on actual skin if it's only bee ...
  Topic: Sunscreen Chemical May Be Toxic
sheellah

Replies: 13
Views: 7004

PostForum: Skin Rejuvenation / Anti-Aging   Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2007 11:38 pm   Subject: Sunscreen Chemical May Be Toxic
There is a new option on the market called UV-Pearls. It's sunscreen encased in nano sized glass particles. It comes in many formulas both for powder and liquid suspensions. Isomers has a sunscreen ma ...
  Topic: Concerned About Possible Phytoestrogen Effects Of This Serum
sheellah

Replies: 1
Views: 2482

PostForum: Skin Rejuvenation / Anti-Aging   Posted: Tue Nov 06, 2007 10:51 pm   Subject: Concerned About Possible Phytoestrogen Effects Of This Serum
Dr. Todorov, this is a serum by Isomers. It has similar ingredients to the progesterone creams I see on the market. It was asked about on the companies bulletin board, and the CEO said it was made not ...
  Topic: Eyeliss
sheellah

Replies: 12
Views: 23251

PostForum: Eye Area Skin Care   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 2007 9:47 pm   Subject: Eyeliss
Before you make such an ill informed, erroneous, not to mention mean spirited remark, you should know your facts. The serum contains Phosphatidylcholine. Here's an abbreviated abstract on it:

Phosp ...
  Topic: Eyeliss
sheellah

Replies: 12
Views: 23251

PostForum: Eye Area Skin Care   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 2007 8:11 pm   Subject: Eyeliss
Isomers makes a serum called R Pur for eyes. It has a loyal following and it's supposed to be really excellent. They only bring it out twice a year and it's available now on shopnbc. It's supposed to ...
  Topic: Difference Between Skin Bio Copper & Copper Ferment?
sheellah

Replies: 1
Views: 5419

PostForum: Copper Peptides   Posted: Tue Oct 02, 2007 7:22 pm   Subject: Difference Between Skin Bio Copper & Copper Ferment?
A copper serum from Isomers was also originally developed for wound healing. Dr. Pickart contends that his peptides are the only ones proven to work, and others might even be harmful. Can this form of ...
  Topic: Scars on Face from Accident
sheellah

Replies: 2
Views: 6798

PostForum: Scars and Stretchmarks   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2007 7:50 pm   Subject: Scars on Face from Accident
Hi! Check out the area concerning scars on the skin biology site. Just go to skinbiology with the usual before and afters and use the link at the upper right to find their boards. There is a whole are ...
  Topic: Copper peptides and MMP inhibitor skincare?
sheellah

Replies: 1
Views: 4936

PostForum: Copper Peptides   Posted: Fri Sep 21, 2007 8:18 pm   Subject: Copper peptides and MMP inhibitor skincare?
I've been reading about the new skincare line by the dermatologist Patricia Wexler. It's been proven in tests to inhibit the production of MMPs. Would using copper peptides be counterproductive with t ...
  Topic: Glass Particle Enclosed Sunscreen?
sheellah

Replies: 4
Views: 5460

PostForum: Basic Skin Care / Skin Health Maintenance   Posted: Tue Aug 28, 2007 2:50 pm   Subject: Glass Particle Enclosed Sunscreen?
Here's a listing of all the types of UV-Pearls they make. Some would have higher UVA protection. Do you know if the Bioderma one uses an organic or inorganic sunscreen?

emdchemicals.com/rona/1670.a ...
  Topic: Glass Particle Enclosed Sunscreen?
sheellah

Replies: 4
Views: 5460

PostForum: Basic Skin Care / Skin Health Maintenance   Posted: Tue Aug 28, 2007 11:12 am   Subject: Glass Particle Enclosed Sunscreen?
Gaoli, I believe the sunscreens can be made with a higher SPF. There are several versions of the pearls both for liquid suspension, and for powders. I wonder if they can be added to mineral powders. I ...
  Topic: Avon's New Sirtuin Anti Aging Products?
sheellah

Replies: 1
Views: 8260

PostForum: Firming / Tightening Ingredients   Posted: Sun Aug 26, 2007 7:46 pm   Subject: Avon's New Sirtuin Anti Aging Products?
I'm a sucker for every Avon new miracle goo. None of them really work, but that doesn't stop me from buying them...LOL! Here's their latest angle on skin aging.

Sirtuins (Youth Proteins) are natur ...
  Topic: Glass Particle Enclosed Sunscreen?
sheellah

Replies: 4
Views: 5460

PostForum: Basic Skin Care / Skin Health Maintenance   Posted: Sun Aug 26, 2007 7:29 pm   Subject: Glass Particle Enclosed Sunscreen?
This might be the answer to getting a high level of protection without chemicals and micronized minerals entering the skin. It looks really interesting. Here's are some excerpts from the site.

SGT’ ...
  Topic: Safety Issues With Retin-A?
sheellah

Replies: 7
Views: 7640

PostForum: Retinoids / Vitamin A   Posted: Tue Oct 17, 2006 10:25 pm   Subject: Safety Issues With Retin-A?
Browsing the Cellex-C site I came across this article saying that Retin-A was harmful. Of couse they are promoting their potions instead, but the woman writing this is Lorraine Meisner, an eminent cel ...
 
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