What's the Stratum Corneum?
While you see and feel your skin surface everyday, its intricate five-layer structure is always hidden from your naked eye. When you apply products to your skin, you’re mainly interacting with the stratum corneum. It’s the outermost layer of your skin, so it’s the only thing between your body and all that surrounds it.Read more
What's the Skin Microbiome?
Your body is its own little planet, and your skin is home to millions of microorganisms such as bacteria, fungi, and viruses.
Who Would’ve Known? 10 Intriguing Facts About Dr. Elsa Founder of Dr. Elsa Jungman
There’s not a better way to get to know a person than by discovering those little things that one usually ignore but tells us more about a person that we could think. From Paris to San Francisco, entrepreneur Dr. Elsa has come a long way to redefine skin care and in order to learn more about the mind behind Dr. EJ here are 10 intriguing facts of who she is when she’s not talking business.Read more
Why you should stop taking your skin for granted.
As a startup founder, it’s not uncommon to have well-meaning people ask questions that doubt your very reason for being. As a scientist working to create change in the beauty world, those comments are even more prevalent. There’s one particular question that I hear over and over again:Read more
A Journey to Seoul’s Best Beauty stores
For 2 weeks during the fall 2017 I backpacked solo in South Korea.Read more
Why you should complete your Beauty Routine with Facial Yoga
“Not only is Facial Yoga incredibly relaxing, it can help take everyday stress and tension off you face, leaving you with a glowing skin.”Read more
Best Face Moisturizers for Dry, Sensitive Skin - What a Skin Scientist Recommends
What moisturizer should I use? How do I pick a moisturizer suitable for my dry and sensitive skin? What’s the difference between creams, oils, serums and mists? As a skin scientist with a passion for gentle products I look at moisturizers a bit differently...Read more
Choosing the Best Yoga Mat for Your Practice
Are you looking for a mat that is comfortable, long-lasting and affordable? Have you just started yoga and want a beginners mat? Perhaps you are looking for the perfect non-slip mat for hot classes? My hope is that this guide will help you in you research for the perfect mat.Read more