Occlusives Moisturizers and Ingredients

  • Occlusive moisturizers are cosmetic skin care products with ingredients that occlude (or block) the skin’s surface preventing water from evaporating off of the skin. The pressure of the water that wants to evaporate off the skin but cannot causes a downward pressure on the skin. This downward pressure pushes in ...

    2022-03-31 | Leslie Baumann MD

Skin Barrier Repair Moisturizers

  • Skin Barrier Repair Moisturizers Skin Barrier Repair products are the best moisturizers to treat dry skin and eczema . However, there are many types of moisturizers – so why are skin barrier products better than other kinds of moisturizers to hydrate skin? Before we can explain why barrier creams such ...

    2021-10-29 | Leslie Baumann MD

Best Types of Moisturizers For Your Skin

  • Moisturizers affect the efficacy of other skincare products in your skin regimen- so choosing the best type of moisturizer is important. There are many different types of moisturizers, and it is important that you find the best moisturizer to match your skin type . The easiest way to choose which ...

    2021-08-30 | Leslie Baumann MD

How Do Moisturizers Work?

  • by Leslie Baumann MD: Board-certified dermatologist, author and researcher Have you ever wondered about the meaning of the word “moisturizer” or the effects moisturizers have on your face? If you want to find the best moisturizer for your skin type, then you must first take the skin type quiz so ...

    2021-07-30 | Leslie Baumann MD

Best Anti-Aging Face Moisturizers

  • There is no best antiaging moisturizer for all skin types, which means there is no best wrinkle cream on the market. The key is to find the anti-wrinkle cream that is right for your unique skin.

    2021-06-22 | Leslie Baumann MD