What is Lactic Acid?

My trusty cosmetics dictionary, A Consumer’s Dictionary of Cosmetics Ingredients by Ruth Winter, M.S. defines lactic acid as being odorless and colorless. It’s usually a syrupy product normally found in blood and muscle tissue that is a product of the metabolism of glucose and glycogen. In plain English, lactic acid is a member of the […]

What is Vitamin A?

There’s no getting around it. Our bodies and skin are always aging. Some of us age faster than others depending on the type of environment we live in. Smokers and sun worshipers typically age a whole lot faster than someone who is religious about wearing sunscreen, maintains a healthy diet, exercises regularly, doesn’t smoke and […]