SkinReading Blog

What happens to your skin when you get a sunburn?

Are you in denial about what happens to your skin when it encountered sun damage? The redness, the pain, the peeling… it’s not just a few days of discomfort. The truth is, a person’s risk for melanoma – the most serious form of skin cancer – doubles if she or he has had five or […]


“How much sunscreen should I apply?”

Did you know that most people only apply 25-50% of the recommended amount of broad spectrum sunscreen? It’s true. And if you’re not wearing enough, you’re not protecting yourself from the UVA and UVB rays that can cause skin cancer and early skin aging. Here’s the right amount to apply: For the Face: A couple […]


Unnecessary Skin Care Products: BB Creme – the ‘Snuggie’ of Skin Care

As skin care professionals, people always ask us to recommend the best products. But we thought it might be time to tell you about the skin care products you DON’T need. Starting this week, we’re sharing our top list of unnecessary skin care products. First up is BB creme – the latest fad to hit the skin care […]