Month: May 2011

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Kligman’s Formula

Kligman’s Formula is a prescription only formulation that consists of 5% hydroquinone, 0.1% tretinoin, and 0.1% dexamethasone in hydrophilic ointment. Developed by Dr Albert Kligman, the combination is used to treat conditions involving hyperpigmentation – Melasma, age spots and scars. The ingredients in Kligman’s formula are designed to work together. The hydroquinone helps to stop the… Read more »

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When Synthetic May Be Better Than Natural in Skincare

There’s a popular misconception in skincare that if something is natural it must therefore be better. And you’ll find many natural and/or organic skincare manufacturers only too willing to perpetuate this myth. The truth is that not all things synthetic are bad. In fact, many important skin care ingredients are more effective in their synthetic… Read more »


Mederma Scar Gel and Mederma Stretch Marks Therapy – New!

New to our store are Mederma Scar Gel and Mederma Stretch Marks Therapy. Formulated with Mederma’s proprietary ingredient Cepalin, these products deliver results that are visible to the naked eye. Mederma® Stretch Marks Therapy is specifically formulated and clinically proven to reduce the appearance of stretch marks by reducing discoloration, improving texture and enhancing softness…. Read more »