Derma Cosmetic Grade vs Cosmetic Grade Products. What's the difference?

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The skincare industry is huge with thousands of products. Some can be found in your general department stores and others only prescribed by dermatologist. Some products are relative inexpensive, and some can cost so much more. Some are ineffective, and some are able to achieve more. Why is this so? Is cost the correct measure of the effectiveness of a product?
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What Is MTS and How Can I Use It At Home?

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MTS refers to Micro-Needle Therapy System. It's also referred to as Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT) or Percutaneous Collagen Induction (PCI). Microneedling is a minimally invasive procedure that uses fine needles to do controlled puncturing of the skin. These micro wounds stimulate the release of growth factors and induce collagen production.
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What are Growth Factors and Why are they so popular?

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Epidermal Growth Factor (EGF) is a protein that naturally occurs in our skin cells. Its main purpose is to heal our skin by promoting DNA synthesis and cell proliferation. Typically, you can find traces of EGF in body fluids such as breast milk, saliva, and tears. Because they help with wound healing, epidermal cells also naturally release EGF when there is a wound.
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What are Sun Cushions are Why are Koreans So Crazy With Them

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Most you would have learnt about the harmful effects of the sun and how important sunblock is for the overall health and appearance of your skin. In my skincare routine, I consider sunblock to be the most crucial because of the damage to our skin from sun exposure.
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The Double Cleanse - What is it and Why is it so Important?

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Double cleansing may be the single greatest thing you can do for your skin. It is extremely important to remove makeup, dirt, and pollutants that have accumulated on your skin during the day before heading to bed. Failure to properly remove these before bed can cause major acne breakouts including painful cysts. This is why double cleansing is now becoming such a popular skincare routine.
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