How to treat and reduce back acne

09/28/20

By Lashelle Kuhlman, licensed aesthetician, reconstructive & cosmetic surgery, Mount Nittany Physician Group

We typically focus on our faces when it comes to acne. However, acne can affect the chest, shoulders, and the back. Back acne can be painful and even embarrassing when it comes to the clothes we wear and exposing our skin. Back acne is a widespread i...

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Product of the month: PCA dual action redness relief

09/28/20

If your skin suffers from redness or sensitivity, then PCA dual action redness relief will help. The product’s key ingredient, niacinamide, helps reduce redness and sensitivity while improving the skin’s barrier function. This can be applied morning ...

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Product of the month: PCA skin nutrient toner

08/31/20

Pumpkin spice season is here! This month I wanted to feature a product that has pumpkin in it, too: PCA Skin nutrient toner. This toner has a formulation of vitamins, enzymes, amino acids, and alpha hydroxy acids that is designed to help refine the ...

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Eight tips to protect your skin while wearing a face mask

08/31/20

By Lashelle Kuhlman, licensed aesthetician, reconstructive & cosmetic surgery, Mount Nittany Physician Group

Let’s talk about the new accessory everyone is rocking: the face mask. Face masks are essential to protect you and others against the spread of COVID-19. They may also irritate your skin because masks can trap sweat, oil, moisture, and dirt. You may ...

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Fall back into youthful, bright skin

08/31/20

Put your best face forward with the Mount Nittany Physician Group Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery fall special! This season, the special features dermaplaning, microdermabrasion and a fun pumpkin latte mask treatment.  First, your skin will be...

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The importance of sunscreen

07/28/20

By Lashelle Kuhlman, licensed aesthetician, reconstructive & cosmetic surgery, Mount Nittany Physician Group

Did you know that skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States? It is also one of the most preventable forms of the disease. Ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is the main cause of skin cancer, so one of the best ways to pr...

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