What is Vitamin C on skin

Vitamin C, so know as ascorbic acid, is an antioxidant that helps protect the body from many forms of oxidation and from problems involving free radicals. Research indicates that an adequate intake of vitamin C may help prevent cancer because of its ability to scavenge free radicals that attack DNA. DNA damage can lead to the formation of cancerous cells. Vitamin C performs numerous functions in the body.

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7 Common Myths of Sunscreen

7 Common Myths of Sunscreen

 

Sunscreen Myth #1: I can skip it.

Maybe you think you can pass on sunscreen because you don't bask in the sun. But sunscreen is not just for sun worshippers. "If you're going to be outdoors," Stein says, "you should wear sunscreen. Even when it's cloudy outside, you can still get sunburn through cloud cover."

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The Health Phenomenon that is! Microgreens

Healthy eating is the key to leading a healthy life- this is something that is universally agreed upon. With time, there has been an evolution in the kind of food we eat and what is beneficial for our health. In the recent times, a new trend has emerged in the world of healthy food and that is the trend of microgreens.  These wonderful little green plants are fast emerging to be a hot favorite amongst the health conscious people out there. These are packed with nutrients and pack in great flavor as well. Microgreens have become quite popular, ever since their properties in terms of health benefits have gained the limelight!

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Protecting your Skin in Cold and Dry Winter Season

Extreme winter season may disrupt our day-to-day lives, but there’s also an impact at a more personal level.

Whipping winds, chilly temperature and dry air may play havoc with your soft hair, delicate skin and nails. Central heat indoors and cold air outside, strips the moisture from strands and pores from your skin and hair making it rough itchy and dry.

But winter is not the only culprit, your skin, hair and nails also take the beatings from use of harsh soaps, detergents, chemicals and excessive exposure to sun, which can all trigger dry skin. 

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Hydroquinone-Free Products for Hyperpigmentation

According to the leading cosmetics industry and market research organization, Kline & Company, “While hydroquinone (HQ) has been the standard ingredient in the physician dispense area for the treating of hyperpigmentation, this component is surrounded by controversy owing to some of its related side effects. Europe has already banned HQ in concentrations higher than 1%; it has been banned from five U.S states – New York, Texas, New Hampshire, Montana, and Massachusetts.” Kline also sees this trend as the reason for the rise of hydroquinone-free or HQ-free skin brightening products that features other options to HQ.

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Getting Rid of Dark Spots

Discoloration is a reality of life. Early brown patches and dark spots, could be as a result of lifestyle or heredity, but at a particular age, we all get some of it. Several uncontrollable factors cause the skin to become darker (hyperpigmentation), starting with the increase in melanin, the substance responsible for the regulation of pigment. Primarily, hyperpigmentation is caused by over-exposure to the harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays of the sun. But dark spots can also be seen due to melasma which causes them to generate over time into acne or other skin trauma. Of course, the worst culprit is the increase in sun exposure, says a Beverly Hills Dermatologist, Dr. Zein Obagi. 

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The Dermal Infusion

Silk Peel Dermal Infusion is a uniquely advanced skin care treatment. It is a non-invasive procedure that sheds and infuses skin-specific Dermaceuticals, leaving you with fresher feeling and better-looking skin. The Silk Peel Dermal infusion skin care procedure is designed for improving the appearance of the skin with just one or a series of treatments.

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Spa Etiquette :Answers to Questions You may be Afraid To Ask

If you visit a spa only a few times a year - or even if you're a constant spa-goer - you apparently still have some questions unanswered about “spa etiquette” that you want answers for. Feeling bored on the customary codes of conduct at the spa, but too ashamed to clarify? Before you book your next massage, wax or facial appointment, read these spa etiquette questions (and answers) that you’ve been too scared to ask.

Should you shave before a spa treatment?

This is a general question and the answer depends on the sort of treatment you are receiving. For instance, it’s recommended that men shave the day before undergoing a skin care treatment. For women, to shave before certain spa services can cause irritation. It is wise to enquire with the spa receptionist on what kind of at-home preparation is required before you show up for your appointment.

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Get OC Facial Care Center Membership And Experience The Unlimited Benefits of An Exclusive Treatment

Looking to avail premium beauty and wellness services at OC Facial Care Center? Or, do you want to be served on priority basis as soon as you enter this leading day spa in Orange County?

Well, then OC Facial Care Center Membership might prove to be best bet for you. OC Facial Care Center spa members get unlimited golden opportunities to experience the privileges of this wonderful membership.

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Back Facials in Orange County

Are you someone who’s looking for back facials in Orange County? Or, are you someone who only relates facials to face?

Well, a back facial is a kind of spa treatment that’s specifically matched to the return of sweltering heat of summers—a season for backless dresses and bathing suits. The reality that you can’t reach your own backs doesn’t suggest you should overlook this essential body part and not look after it. Perhaps, you should treat your backs with special care. However, since you can’t do it own your own, a visit to the spa is the best bet for you.

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OC Facial Care Center Announces 6 Week Skin Transformation Challenge Offering Breakthrough Treatments at a Deep Discount

OC Facial Care Center in Mission Viejo, California have been widely praised for their skill in treating a wide range of skin conditions.  Recently, the office announced a limited time only special 6 Week Transformation Challenge delivering a package of rejuvenating treatments picked for their effectiveness.

Most experts agree, the quest for radiant skin can be frustrating without professional assistance.  In the extended Mission Viejo area, people looking for help with their skin conditions have reason to rejoice – OC Facial Care Center recently announced the launch of a special, limited time only, 6 Week Skin Transformation Challenge.  The package features a deeply discounted 41 day Aesthetic Specialist designed program aimed at delivering more radiant and healthy skin, and address issues like acne, anti-aging, Melasma, Rosacea, sun damage, skin laxity and wrinkles.

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OC Facial Care Center Spa Membership Discount

Our Spa provides best facial, infrared sauna, acne treatment and hyper pigmentation treatment in the Orange Country. We are very proud to say that we are rated #2 Best Facial in Mission Viejo California through Yelp. Our success is not all ours. Our spa members are contributors to it. So for them, our spa is providing 10% off on the items of popular brands.

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