The Truth About Vegan Beauty

The Truth About Vegan Beauty

Vegan Beauty is the latest buzz word in the cosmetic and skincare industry.  What is Vegan Beauty?! Is it here to stay? Should I switch all of my beauty products to Vegan? These questions may be running through your mind, and with all of the endless information on the...
Sebaceous Filaments vs. Blackheads

Sebaceous Filaments vs. Blackheads

One of the more common requests from clients is to get their “blackheads out.” They really are talking about sebaceous filaments. While the two look a bit alike, the truth is they couldn’t be more different.  While blackheads are non-inflamed acne lesions mostly...
5 Tips on Keeping Your Skin Healthy for the Active Person

5 Tips on Keeping Your Skin Healthy for the Active Person

It can be hard to know what to do to keep healthy, radiant skin when you live an active lifestyle. At Austin Skin Plus we get many questions like, “When should I do my morning skincare routine – before or after I workout?” “What if I’m not working out until...
10 Tips for Healthy Skin this Summer

10 Tips for Healthy Skin this Summer

We are probably all guilty of wanting the summer sun-kissed, glow at some point in our lives. But the truth is tan skin is damaged skin! When you are exposed to the sun without protection, your skin begins over-producing melanin to protect your skin from UV damage....
Top 3 Supplements for Acne

Top 3 Supplements for Acne

Whether we are fighting acne or other skin issues, we are always testing and using products to make our skin look radiant, refreshed, and acne free. The skincare industry is a multi, multi billion dollar industry, so clearly we look to products to improve our...
3 Reasons to Avoid Dairy

3 Reasons to Avoid Dairy

Why does my Skin Coach keep telling me to avoid dairy? Studies show dairy is one of the main food groups to avoid if you have acne. You may be thinking dairy is a large food group to avoid! There are so many delicious foods that have dairy – ice cream, pizza,...