Tag: skin

OKU Availability Update

OKU Availability Update

Where’s my OKU?   Many of you have been asking when OKU will be ready to ship, so we decided to share an update about where we are with OKU right now. Since OKU is a first of its kind…

GUEST BLOG: How To Protect Your Baby From The Sun This Summer

GUEST BLOG: How To Protect Your Baby From The Sun This Summer

Skin care is not something we should start worrying about just as we get older. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, 23% of our lifetime sun exposure occurs by age 18. The top priority of most parents is to protect…

Chemical Peels 101

Chemical Peels 101

If you’ve been wondering what chemical peels are, how they work and whether you should get one done, we’ve summed up a short guide through this treatment technique to help you stay informed and make up your mind! Chemical peels…

How Solid Sleep Helps Your Skin

How Solid Sleep Helps Your Skin

Most people have experienced sallow skin and puffiness and dark circles after a few nights of sleep. It’s normal and it happens to all of us. But how does lack of sleep impact your overall skin health?

Mix Your Perfect Breakfast

Mix Your Perfect Breakfast

We all know the importance of not skipping your breakfast. Although having breakfast is helpful, having a healthy breakfast is even more so. But can healthy also mean tasty?

An Apple a Day Keeps Wrinkles at Bay

An Apple a Day Keeps Wrinkles at Bay

The days are getting shorter, the weather is getting colder and long gone are the sweet berries, peaches and plums of summer. Fall is in full swing and we are excited because it means apples are in season! You know the old saying “an apple a day keeps the doctor away”?

Your Dermis is Showing

Your Dermis is Showing

How well do you know your dermis? As the middle layer of your skin, you can’t actually see it, but that doesn’t make it any less important than the skin’s visible outmost layer, the epidermis.

GUEST POST: What role does race play in plastic surgery?

GUEST POST: What role does race play in plastic surgery?

Many women choose plastic surgery because they want to defy the aging process. Some want their self-esteem back while others just want to look like Barbie dolls and make an impression. The problem with plastic surgery is that it chases…

Top 10 Ways Men’s Skin Is Different From Women’s

Top 10 Ways Men’s Skin Is Different From Women’s

Father’s Day is this Sunday. You already know how special the dads in your life are. Did you to know how special and unique their skin is?

CONTEST: Win an Amazing Spa Getaway!

CONTEST: Win an Amazing Spa Getaway!

Mirror Mirror on the Wall, Who is the Most Youthful One of All? For a chance to win an amazing SPA getaway at the Standard Spa Miami and other great prizes, create your personalized OKU Mirror, by telling us your…

Lessons We Learned From Our Mothers About Skin Care

Lessons We Learned From Our Mothers About Skin Care

For most of us Mom was our first teacher. Helping us learn to navigate and explore the world around us and shape us into the people we are today. With Mothers Day this weekend, the team at mySkin reflected on the lessons our mothers taught us, that drive our passion for healthy skin, skin care products and our latest innovation OKU.

Help! Why is my skin peeling?

Help! Why is my skin peeling?

Peeling skin is also one of the common problems members of the mySkin community seek help for. In this article we cover some of the causes for peeling skin and treatment options.

Do I really need to use a serum?

Do I really need to use a serum?

We get a lot of questions on serums. People are confused about what they are, how to use them and how to incorporate them into their daily regimen. If this sounds like you, read on to see the answers to…

Spring into Healthy Skin!

Spring into Healthy Skin!

Spring is officially here even if, in some corners of the world, the weather still feels like winter. The transition to spring can be tough on skin. Follow these tips so your skin will be ready for the warmer weather…

Guest Post: A Fantastic Moisturizing Overnight Routine

Guest Post: A Fantastic Moisturizing Overnight Routine

Healthy skin is a goal that everyone strives to achieve. The skin is the largest organ of the body and serves to protect it from injuries while also providing a beautiful cover. It’s safe to assume that, being this important,…

Eat your way to healthy skin! (pt.3)

Eat your way to healthy skin!  (pt.3)

Happy Friday! It’s the end of the week and you are planning for the weekend. Maybe you are having friends over or just looking to enjoy family time. Inevitably you are thinking about what to have for dinner that will…

Potent Potables

Potent Potables

When it comes to supporting skin health, no beverage is better than water. But we understand drinking water all of the time can be a bit boring. So we looked into it and found some of our other favorite beverages…

How much is enough?

How much is enough?

You spend a lot of money on skin care products. If you use too much of them each time, you’re just wasting the product and your money. On the other hand, if you use too little to make the product…

Get Glowing, Keep Going – Ways To Replenish Your Skin

Get Glowing, Keep Going – Ways To Replenish Your Skin

Don’t take your skin for granted! As your largest organ and your body’s protective layer, your skin can take a beating during the day, especially in extremely cold temperatures. Here are some easy ways you can replenish your skin throughout…

Sometimes Less Is More: Spotlight On Retin-A and Retinols

Sometimes Less Is More: Spotlight On Retin-A and Retinols

In the quest for healthy skin many of us will try anything and everything. Armed with a drawer full of products we follow every tip we have every read or heard. And then we wonder why our skin isn’t “perfect”….