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So, What Exactly Are You Putting on Your Skin?

Examining the Ingredients: So, What Exactly Are You Putting on Your Skin? When it comes to skincare, sometimes we get so swept up by the manufacturer’s bold proclamations that we don’t give a second thought to the actual ingredients that are in the products. This is odd, if you think about it, considering how much…

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My skincare Journey by Dilshad Burman

Dilshad Burman, web content writer/reporter for Toronto’s CityNews & 680 NEWS, shares her reasons why AlumierMD became her perfect companion in her journey towards healthy, blemish-free skin. Tell us about your personal experience with your skin? I’ve had a somewhat tumultuous journey with my skin as I’ve never been one of the lucky ones [who was] blessed with naturally…

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The Science of Chemical Peels Explained

What is a chemical peel?   Chemical peels cause intentional damage to the epidermis and/or dermis with the goal of stimulating new tissue to improve skin texture and tone. Chemical peels have been used dating back to Ancient Egypt. Cleopatra used sour milk to improve the appearance of her skin, according to some sources. Lactic…

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Get the Glow- Why Healthy Skin Glows

We’ve all been there. When we notice something is off about our skin. The complexion is clear but it’s lacking a certain sense of vibrancy and we’re left wondering “when did I start looking so dull?” Sure, we get it. Life is life. There are deadlines, cheat days that seem to go on for forever,…

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Which Chemical Peel is Right for Me?

Raise your hand if Samantha’s blistering red face from Sex and the City comes to mind when the idea of getting a chemical peel enters your head. Exactly. But fret not, because skin care technology has come a long way. And thanks to the AlumierMD’s future-focused team of doctors and scientists there’s a wide variety…

Hirsutism

The medical term used for excessive hair growth in women is known as Hirsutism. Increased hair in unanticipated bodily areas such as the face, abdominal, chest, back of thighs are caused by a number of factors. An over production of Androgens (male hormones) can cause excessive hair in women but also sensitivity to normal levels…