Could This Put Derms Out Of Business?

It is estimated that Americans spend over 2 billion dollars annually on acne treatments, but only 10% of the 85% of Americans suffering from acne seek medical help. Let’s face […]

The Newest Must Have Product!

My favorite skin care company is at it again! Yes, Biopelle (creators of Tensage) and they have a whole new way to keep us beautiful using snail eggs! And before […]

Soolantra – the latest drug for clearer skin….

It crawls along your skin with it’s 8 stubby legs – each with an attaching claw to get a better grip before they start feasting. Millions of them, signaling each […]

Winners of 2015 – products and procedures….

There’ve been some winners and some losers (pickle facial anyone?) in the constant quest to better our skin and body this year. Here are my top 10 picks of notable […]

Products that remove brown spots….

Brown spots – we don’t like them. Whether caused by the sun, irritation or injury (PIH – post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation) they are aging, annoying and difficult to get rid of. The IPL […]

Biopelle is a must try….

  Touring the  exhibition hall at The Aesthetic Show is almost like walking through a minefield. It’s not a bad thing, you just need to have a plan. Biopelle’s booth […]

Have you given up on Retin-A?

You believed the hype and dove right in, using your new retinoid (topical forms of vitamin A such as Retin-A and Renova) religiously only to be rewarded with red, dry, […]

Maria's Skin Secrets

My latest addiction….poop!

If you visit here often enough, you know I’m a practical girl. While I subscribe to Violet Grey – I’m just not interested in paying over $100 for a face […]

Maria's Skin Secrets

Two products I think you should try….

It’s rare that I fall in love with products overnight, but Replenix’s Restorative Nighttime Bio-Therapy and Topix Citrix Vitamin C Pro-Collagen Brightening Serum definitely have my attention – and in only […]

Maria's Skin Secrets

An eye cream that actually works….

Ahhh, it’s good to be back behind the keyboard after The Aesthetic Show in Las Vegas. There was so much to learn, so much to share! Let’s get started with […]