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    [Launch Price] Lumiroller MT Micro Titanium Tips Facial Massager Skin Care Tool
    BISS (Luminositie)


    List Price: $15.99
    Price: $15.99

    • Meet the Lumiroller: Titanium Tips Derma Roller
    • Helps with: Appearance of Aging, Fine Lines, Pores & Wrinkles
    • 540 Needles 0.25mm: Gives The Feeling Of Tighter Skin
    • Use For Youthful, Radiant Skin, Facial Massage & Exfoliation
    • Leaves Skin Looking Even, Rejuvenated & Healthy

    Amara Organics Vitamin C Serum for Face 20% with Hyaluronic Acid & Vitamin E, 1 fl. oz.
    Beauty (Amara Organics)

    Amara Organics

    List Price: $35.95
    Price: $35.95
    You Save: $20.00 (56%)

    • Clears up acne, prevents breakouts, shrinks pores, and minimizes acne scars
    • Natural and organic ingredients; no parabens, dyes or fragrances; Cruelty-Free & Made in USA
    • Manufacturer's Guarantee: 100% money back guarantee, no questions asked, and no returns necessary
    • Absorbs quickly with no greasy or sticky residue, leaving skin silky soft and smooth
    • Softens fine lines, fades age spots, brightens and evens skin tone for a radiant glow

Queen's scientist is named Emerging Scientist 2012

Monarch's University scientist, Dr Ryan Donnelly, has been named the 2012 GlaxoSmithKline Emerging Scientist for his investigation on microneedle-based systems which deliver drugs without causing pain or bleeding. Dr Donnelly Skin runny can also be

Micro needles ease flu shots

The micro needle injects the vaccine even-handed under the skin, rather than into the muscle where it can cause pain for some people for hours after the shot. “I had the micro needle rapidly and it was really Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato also uses

Sanofi Pasteur Brings Fluzone® Intradermal Vaccine Coop de Quill VacciNation ...

The Fluzone Intradermal vaccine needle is an ultra-thin microneedle that is 90 percent smaller and only goes as serious as the skin's surface to help protect against the flu. Smaller than a grain of rice, the microneedle is only 1.5mm extended, and

A Better Barrier With Corneotherapy

A healthy lamellar membrane will have lipids in the correct 1:1:1 ratio of sterols (cholesterol) to ceramides to free fatty acids. This ratio must be maintained for a healthy permeability barrier, which is essential to prevent water loss and foreign molecules such as allergens, free radicals, toxins and microorganisms from entering the skin.

Although it contains "dead" corneocytes, the stratum corneum is metabolically active. It uses enzymes and signaling molecules called cytokines to direct the epidermis to desquamate (shed), reduce inflammation, increase lipid production and create more cells.

The surface of the stratum corneum is the acid mantle. When the pH of the acid mantle is altered from its naturally acidic state, signaling processes activate the skin’s natural healing process. However, chronic damage to the acid mantle will result in chronic inflammation, and reduced UVB protection and water-holding capabilities.

Why Corneobiology?

An esthetician’s primary work is performed on the stratum corneum through a variety of modalities, so understanding these structures and functions is essential to avoid harming the skin as well as positively influencing skin health. When one or more barrier functions is impaired, the entire system is compromised; this is the basis for a holistic approach to skin care.