Myth: Is Acne Genetic?

Myth: Is Acne Genetic?

Yes, it’s true: acne is, in fact, genetic. Blemishes are triggered by multiple genes rather than one, so you can’t really blame one side of your family for your skin’s poor condition. While it’s helpful to know that acne has a genetic origin, it’s also important to...
Myth: Breakouts Only Occur in Your Teens

Myth: Breakouts Only Occur in Your Teens

When you think of acne, you might think of someone in their teen years. However, blemishes on the skin can occur at any age. Breakouts have been seen on newborns, teens and adults, and on all parts of the body – even those hidden areas we don’t think of! Some causes...
Find Your Best Skincare Regimen

Find Your Best Skincare Regimen

Originally published as Find Your Best Skincare Regimen from the Mario Badescu Skin Care Blog. Looking for the best skincare regimen, one that actually meets your skin concerns? At Mario Badescu, we know everyone’s skin is different. There is no one-size-fits-all skin...
Do “micro infusion” treatments work?

Do “micro infusion” treatments work?

These are such great questions!  Thank you!  Since these treatments are not “medical”, basically this means they don’t have to prove it works, they just have to prove it won’t kill us, or cause significant harm. So there’s not a lot of...