Month: November 2016

Acne in the Ears

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 »

Sharmani Pillay< Pharmacist and Founder, Apothekari Dermaceuticals

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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.

Ingredients In Your Fragrance: Are They Causing Allergies?

In past blogs, we’ve touched upon the issue of fragrance being one of the most problematic and allergy-inducing ingredients in skin care and cosmetics. Reactions can range from contact dermatitis to photosensitivity (increasing the skin’s sensitivity to sunlight), hives, severe migraines as well as respiratory problems such as asthma. Avoiding potentially allergenic ingredients is made… Read more »