Entries by BenHoman

Collagen & Elastin

When you buy these creams (Collagen & Elastin) you are throwing away money – it is a daily fix, not a lasting one. You put the cream on, it makes the wrinkles puff out and seem smaller, but by the end of the day the effect is gone. Collage fibers are not absorbable in any […]

Vitamin C

Vitamin C, also called ascorbic acid, is a popular natural ingredient used in skin care cosmetics. There are two mechanisms by which it can affect your skin. Vitamin C is an essential component for collagen synthesis. Without adequate vitamin C, the collagen in your skin would be malformed and your skin and gums would not […]

So, You’re Thinking About Botox?

Yet, you’re not sure if it is safe to have a poison, and this one is a mighty strong one, injected in your face, whether it is a painful and bruising procedure or if a dropped eyebrow, funny smile and drooling are the norm. And certainly, you do not want to look “plastic”, flat with […]

So, You Thought About A Filler?

Dermal fillers…another tool for beauty enhancement that could turn into anti-aesthetic nightmare. Yes, the same social magazines, TV and commercials are filled with monstrosities created in the name of anti-aging medicine…over-inflated lips, protruding cheeks, lumps and lines that blossom when you smile…when you talk…sometimes when you move. Amazingly, I have watched a promotional video made […]