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Biosilk Fruit Cocktail: Not Very Fruity or Very Cocky by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Jacy’s fruity request:What is Biosilk Fruit Cocktail? The Right Brain’s silky response: According to Farouk Systems, the company that makes Biosilk, it’s an “advanced r ... Read on »
10 amazing beauty products that don’t exist – The Beauty Brains Show episode 51 by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Tune in to hear us discuss the latest beauty science news including the truth behind the 3 boobed woman, the anti-aging yogurt conman, and 10 beauty amazing products that ... Read on »
12 beauty myths that waste your time and money – The Beauty Brains Show episode 36 by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Is “kitchen chemistry” really good for your hair and skin? This week Perry and I bust a bunch of beauty myths about using ingredients from your kitchen in home made beauty ... Read on »
12 jobs that let you have weird hair by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A writer at careerbuilder.com has a fun article about jobs that let you have weird hair. Of course the list contains a bunch that you would expect such as cosmetolo ... Read on »
3 Reasons Why Apple Cider Vinegar May Be Good For Your Hair by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine HySpin says…I have started incorporated Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) rinses in my hair care practices with great results. My hair is very, very kinky and I find if I d ... Read on »
3 Reasons Why It’s Ok To Have Toxins In Cosmetics by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Lin longs to learn about Ammonium Hydroxide… I’ve noticed it in several skincare products (like Neostrata AHA gel) and I’m worried because I read on a medical websi ... Read on »
3 Things To Know Before Using Face Cream Around Your Eyes by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Veronica’s Very Concerned… Are eye creams really necessary? I’ve been using them for years, and I’m starting to wonder if they are really specially formulated for s ... Read on »
3 Things You Need To Know About Hot Hair by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Shendel says…What makes a heat activated hair product well, heat activated? Do heat activated products really protect hair against heat? Specifically I’m wondering ... Read on »
3 Ways To Avoid Pedicure Infections by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A pedicure can hideously disfigure your legs. Ok, maybe that’s a bit of an exaggeration but pedicures can be dangerous, at least according to one dermatologist’ ... Read on »
4 Dangers of Acrylic Nails by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Kay’s curious…What are the dangers of using acrylic and tips? The Beauty Brains respond: The good news is, overall, it’s pretty uncommon for acrylic nails to cause ... Read on »
4 Ways To Accidentally Ruin Your Hair Color by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Debbie’s aghast about her gray… Help! I finally gave in and quit dyeing my hair to avoid the gray and had it bleached and colored to match my gray hair (a little mo ... Read on »
5 Fun Political Personal Care Products by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine In honor of Election Day in the United States we’re re-running one of our favorite politically-themed posts. No question and answer today. Just a reminder ... Read on »
5 More Myth Busting Sources Around the Web by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty While the Beauty Brains focuses on dispelling myths about beauty products here are some others trying to burst the bogus bubble in other areas. 1. On Nutrition: See ... Read on »
5 Places to Make Your Own Cosmetics by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty There are a number of places on the Internet where you can get recipes for cosmetic products. We haven’t used all of these, but based on the information provided on the ... Read on »
5 Reasons Why Exercise Is Bad For Your Skin by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Rutiga really wants to know…Is working out good for my skin? And if it is how does it work? The Left Brain responds: I looked for evidence that exercise inc ... Read on »
5 scientifically proven ways to get great hair by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Beauty blogs and magazines are full of information about which hair care products are best. Sadly, much of this information is based on either uninformed p ... Read on »
5 Things You Need To Know About Retin A by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Beauty Bug begs an answer… I’m currently reading Free Gift with Purchase , by Jean Godfrey-June, the beauty editor for Lucky. The books says that Retin-A helps with ... Read on »
5 Tips On How To Color Hair by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Today we’re sharing some link love with Musings Of A Slightly Mad Mother , which has to be one of the best blog names of all time!   Kelly’s question…What i ... Read on »
5 Ways To Protect Your Hair From Over-Washing by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Yu Li’s question… I usually shampoo late at night and then again in the morning when I get up. Over the last few years, I’ve felt that my hair at the mid section an ... Read on »
5 Ways To Reduce Animal Testing by Sarah B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Nicky wants to know…I’ve read your earlier posts on testing cosmetics on animals but I’m still worried that cosmetic companies abuse too many bunnies and such. ... Read on »