Stanford University Study Finds Evidence that BroadBand Light Treatment Promotes Youthful Skin on a Molecular Level

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An interesting study worth reading again : ) Gene expression of aged skin more closely resemble young skin with the use of Sciton BroadBand Light treatment PALO ALTO, Calif. — (November 12, 2012) – A new study recently published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology shows that Sciton BroadBand Light (BBL™) treatments can change the expression of genes associated with the aging process to more closely resemble young skin. The study supports the hypothesis that regulators of aging can be altered in human skin using BBL technology to provide a functional change, rather than just a cosmetic mimic of youthful …

Summer’s Almost Over: It’s time for Osmosis Replenish

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With a record-breaking number of sunny days, we have a lot to be thankful for this summer in Vancouver. If you spent the past few months in the beautiful outdoors, there’s one part of you that may not be so thrilled: your skin. Even though your Vitamin D levels have been topped up and your flip-flop collection was put into full-use, the sun’s UV rays will have taken a toll. So to recover from the past couple months of sun damage, we have a simple, effective, and pain-free solution: Osmosis Replenish. Too much sun exposure causes skin to age because it can’t …