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Season 2

Jan. 24, 2023

The Cosmetic Ingredient List & How Ingredients Get Their Names with D…

Why are a product's ingredients on its label? What are you supposed to know when you read it? Why are some ingredients on the box while others are on the container? Can brands name ingredients anything they want to or …

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Jan. 17, 2023

Caring For Your Neck: From Products to Procedures

Is your neck showing signs of age faster than your face? Not surprising, especially with the deep creases and mottled skin of 'tech neck' brought about by constantly looking down at phones, tablets and computers with their bl...

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Jan. 10, 2023

5 Facts to Know Before You Choose a Facial Cleanser

Is choosing a facial cleanser just another frustrating challenge you don't need in your life? Join Trina and Rebecca as they make your life a tad bit easier when they discuss these 5 Facts You Need to Know Before Choosing …

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Jan. 3, 2023

Treating aging from a symptom perspective with Dr. Mark Lees

As we age, most of us rely on 'kitchen sink' skincare designed to treat a wide swath of skin changes that make us look older - including lines and wrinkles, enlarged pores, dark spots, sagging, roughness and a variety of …

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Dec. 6, 2022

Will the Sephora class action lawsuit dirty-up the Clean Beauty movem…

Last week in a move called "dubius" and "frivolous" by industry insiders, Sephora USA was called out in a class action lawsuit alleging the beauty retailer misuses the term 'clean' and decieves consumers by selling products c...

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Nov. 29, 2022

Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Fillers

There’s two types of dermal fillers: hyaluronic acid and non-hyaluronic acid. Which one is right for you, or are both an option? This week, we discuss the first type and next week the second. If you’re considering some inject...

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Nov. 22, 2022

Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Fillers

There’s two types of dermal fillers: hyaluronic acid and non-hyaluronic acid. Which one is right for you, or are both an option? This week, we discuss the first type and next week the second. If you’re considering some inject...

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Nov. 15, 2022

When it time for a visit to the esthetician? To the derm?

When should you see an esthetician and when is it time for a visit to the derm? Who does what? And is it possible you might want to have the help of both to get the best skin of your …

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Nov. 8, 2022

"Cutting my bangs hurts more than getting Botox!"

Yup, it’s true. Well, almost. It's been 20 years since Botox - that dependable wrinkle relaxer so many of us have come to love - was approved for use by the FDA. Are you a Botox devotee who just wants …

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Nov. 1, 2022

BEAUTY MYTHS With Jan Marini

Will Acids/ retinoids thin your skin? What is Taping? Jan Marini, founder of Jan Marini Skin Research, Inc., is one of the most respected names in professional skin care – having founded the professionally dispensed market wi...

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Oct. 25, 2022

Can procedures and lasers prevent you from getting plastic surgery? w…

Do procedures like lasers, fillers and threads performed by dermatologists and medspas pose a problem when it’s time for a facelift? Find out from one of Beverly Hill's most talented plastic surgeons, Dr. Ben Talei. For more ...

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Oct. 18, 2022

Where do we start?

When you decide it's time to start taking care of your face where do you start? Do you see an esthetician or a dermatologist. Esthetician Trina Renea and Dermatologist Dr. Vicki Rapaport give their opinions and what they reco...

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Oct. 11, 2022

Episode 28 - Deep Dive into Fragrance

Do you love it when a product has a delicious scent, or do you steer clear of fragrance in skincare? If you think you’re allergic to fragrance, how can you tell for sure? Are the FDA and cosmetic industry in …

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Oct. 4, 2022

Episode 27 - Deep Dive into Hyaluronic Acid

What you don’t know about hyaluronic acid won’t kill you but it may prevent your skin from being the best it can be. In this episode, Trina and Rebecca discuss the many types of hyaluronic acid, why they’re important, what …

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Sept. 27, 2022

Episode 26 - Halo™ Laser Skin Rejuvenation Treatment with Dr. James W…

Halo™ is a hybrid fractional laser treatment that can provide clearer, more even skin with reduced signs of aging and damage. After one to two treatments, you may see a reduction of pores, dark spots, and fine lines, as well …

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Sept. 20, 2022

Episode 25 - Lutronic Derma V Laser/ Dr James Wang

Special guest host Dr. James Wang of Metropolis Dermatology is back! Discussing yet another special laser. This week we break down the “new to market” LUTRONIC DERMA V LASER. Dr. Wang is one of the first dermatologists to use...

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Sept. 6, 2022

Episode 24 - Lutronic Hollywood Spectra Laser

This week we are joined with our first special guest Dr. James Wang of Metropolis Dermatology ! When it comes to lasers he is the expert and extremely knowledgeable on the lasers that are hitting the market today. This week …

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Aug. 30, 2022

Episode 23 - Deep Dive into Niacinamide

Niacinamide, a member of the vitamin B3 family, is one of the most interesting ingredients to come into the world of skin care in the last decade. Depending upon the percentage used, it can repair skin's barrier or lighten hy...

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Aug. 23, 2022

Episode 22 - Comedogenicity (That's just a big word for 'clogged pore…

Are you worried about getting clogged pores? Or perhaps you already have a few - or even a lot - regardless of your skin type? Yes, comedogenicity - the medical name for clogged pores or 'blackheads' - can affect your …

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Aug. 15, 2022

Episode 21A - Deep Dive into Parabens & Other Preservatives

After last week's episode, you've probably tossed any bottles or jars that have been sitting around for longer than a few months. Good idea! This week, Trina and Rebecca take you deeper into the preservative discussion when t...

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Aug. 9, 2022

Episode 21 - Let's Talk About Preservatives

Do cosmetics really need preservatives? What can happen if you use a product that isn't preserved properly - or whose preservatives are no longer effective? What do preservatives do? And how long should a product stay fresh a...

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Aug. 2, 2022

Episode 20 - Fractional Lasers

Episode summary This week we discuss FRACTIONAL LASERS, another resurfacing procedure best performed by your dermatologist or plastic surgeon. Dr. Vicki Rapaport, our own board-certified derm, co-host and go-to expert for all...

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July 26, 2022

Episode 19 - Microneedling: Can sticking tiny needles into your skin …

Episode summary This week we're all about MICRONEEDLING - an intriguing fad that's become a reliable treatment in derm and esthetician offices. We explain who benefits from microneedling, what to expect during your session, i...

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July 19, 2022

Episode 18: IPL & BBL for Photo Rejuventation

Episode summary Have you ever thought about getting laser treatment but want more info before you decide if it's right for you? This week Trina & Julie have a discussion with Dr. Vicki about Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) and Bro...

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June 21, 2022

Episode 17a - Deep Dive into Barrier Repair Ingredients

" The Protector in Chief " Need more information about how to beef up your skin's primary defense system? Hosts Trina and Rebecca are back to take you on a deep dive into the ingredients you need to repair your …

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June 14, 2022

Episode 17 - Skin Barrier

Episode summary Did you ever realize how important it is to keep your SKIN BARRIER healthy? This week our four hosts are going to teach you how to do just that. They push past all the fads of skin care …

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June 7, 2022

Episode 16a - Deep Dive into Hydrating Ingredients

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May 31, 2022

Episode 16 - Hydrating Ingredients

Episode summary This week we discuss HYDRATION. What is it and why is hydration important to the skin? Our hosts go into depth about what you can use to correctly hydrate your skin. They debunk myths about hydration and give …

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May 24, 2022

Episode 15a - Clean Beauty - Part Two

Episode summary Join us as we continue our conversation on CLEAN BEAUTY. Still wondering what is the true difference between clean and green beauty? We had so much to say last week we couldn’t keep it down to just one …

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May 20, 2022

Episode 15 - Clean Beauty - Part One

. LIKE, FOLLOW & REVIEW US ON YOUTUBE , INSTAGRAM , & WHERE YOU LISTEN TO PODCASTS ! Send us an EMAIL today at info@faciallyconscious.com ! Episode summary Welcome back! Facially Conscious is back and we grew by one! We …

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