Alumier Skin Experts / January 20, 2016

How can I improve dry skin? Step 1: Restore the moisture barrier by improving skin cell turnover Dry skin often suffers from increased cell turnover time, meaning it takes longer than 28 days for…

Alumier Skin Experts / January 20, 2016

Sun Damage and Sun Protection Short-term sun damage presents as a sunburn. Long-term, unprotected exposure causes gradual damage to skin known as sun damage or photoaging, and accounts for about 90% of the signs of skin aging. The…

Alumier Skin Experts / January 19, 2016

How can I improve the look of aging skin? Step 1: Exfoliate to increase cell turnover: The skin cycle becomes longer as we age, causing dead skin cells to…

Alumier Skin Experts / January 19, 2016

What are bacteria? Bacteria are single-celled organisms found inside and outside the body. Many bacteria are not harmful, and some are indeed helpful. However, many other bacteria cause illnesses, skin infections…

Alumier Skin Experts / January 19, 2016

How can I improve acne? Step 1: Exfoliate to remove dead skin cell build-up One of the causes of acne is a build-up of dead skin cells in the pores that are…

Alumier Skin Experts / January 11, 2016

Skin is the body’s largest organ and acts as a protective barrier from infection, injury, light, and heat. It also regulates body temperature and stores water, fat and vitamin D. A basic understanding of skin anatomy and physiology…