Happy New Year! As we bid 2016 farewell, we’d like to thank you for choosing PhaMix. We appreciate the opportunity of providing you with the very best skin care and wellness products. Best Wishes for 2017!
We’re not opposed to trying new products and procedures for the sake of research in our never-ending search for anti-aging treatments that are backed by science and have shown some tangible results but some crazy trends in 2016 left us literally speechless in disbelief. Here are three that we hope to have seen the last… Read more »
In Great Britain the word “holiday” has the same meaning as vacation. In North America, however, many of us find this comparison laughable as for most of us, the holidays come with our own “to-do” lists, and when that happens, we all need a bit of holiday stress management 101. Too often we take holiday… Read more »
There is some debate over the true meaning of anti-aging and depending on who you ask, you will get many different answers. The Merriam-Webster dictionary takes a medical viewpoint and defines anti-aging as “used or tending to prevent or lessen the effects of aging.” This could include the detection, prevention and treatment of age-related diseases…. Read more »
Peptides have been around for over a decade now and have lost much of their “wow” factor in the media but with the consistency of a reliable old friend, these amino acids continue to quietly provide anti-aging benefits in a myriad of products. Like the more buzz-worthy retinoids, peptides work as cell-communicators to encourage skin… Read more »
For the majority of us, winter break is spent at home in a time-honored tradition of meals and get-togethers with family and friends. However, there are those who choose to swap cozy evenings in front of the fire with warm days on the beach, much to the envy of many of us! If you’re heading… Read more »
It’s the season for giving and we’ve got a selection of products sure to make everyone happy. Whether it’s your child’s favorite teacher, a good neighbor, a dear friend, or someone special you know, here are ideas that will show them you care. Be warned, you may be tempted to purchase some of these for… Read more »
Every year, December seems to creep up on us and we find ourselves rushing around, trying to make the holidays just perfect for our families. With all the extra pressure we place on ourselves, it’s no wonder we tire ourselves out and end up feeling run down and sick. Throw in all the extra socializing… Read more »
If you’ve noticed that acne in the ears has become a more common occurrence lately, you’re not the only one. With the proliferation of ear bud, headphone and cell phone usage, it’s no wonder that pimples in the outer ear and ear canal have become an issue that more of us are dealing with. Like… Read more »
Eating your way to healthy skin is not a new idea but nutricosmetics is a relatively new term for dietary anti-aging supplements that target the skin. Helping to promote this seemingly easy path to the fountain of youth is the current wave of popularity that Asian beauty and skincare products is enjoying. More specifically, Korean… Read more »
Meet Sharmani Pillay, Pharmacist and Founder of Apothekari Dermaceuticals as she talks about the philosophy behind her science based line of skin care treatments. More videos are available throughout the site. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to watch the full selection or keep up to date with what’s new.
This year has seen its share of turmoil and tragedy, close to home and far away, and so it is with a sigh of relief that we look forward to Thanksgiving, the start of the holiday season and things to be thankful for in 2016. Instead of focusing on the negative, we’ve made a conscious… Read more »
Do you understand the structure of the skin? As we age, our skin goes through many changes (most of them unwelcome!) so it’s important to try and keep it as healthy as possible. Knowing a little about the skin’s structure can help us understand how the body’s largest organ functions and how our product and… Read more »
Although acneic and oily skin are more commonly the partners in crime, there are some who suffer from the unusual combination of acne and dry skin. Finding the right products to treat both can be a real challenge, and if you’ve been dealing with this dilemma for a while, you’d be forgiven for thinking that… Read more »
The latest statistics on melanoma are disheartening: in the United States, it is the rarest form of skin cancer, accounting for only 2% of all cases and yet is responsible for 75% of all skin cancer deaths every year. These sobering facts only reinforce the need for education about prevention (with daily broad-spectrum sunscreen use),… Read more »