When Your Face Goes to Pot

With more and more states legalizing the use of recreational marijuana, more and more of our SKINxFIVE clients ask what this might mean for the state of their skin. There’s no question that drug abuse (and that goes for alcohol too) wreaks havoc in skin in all sorts of nasty ways.  But what about the […]

Face on a Plane

While hopping on an airplane to far-flung places long may stimulate the mind and illuminate the soul, it can suck the life out of your skin in no time. Our own resident travel expert, renowned dermatologist and SKINxFIVE founder Ava Shamban, M.D. travels so much – presenting at conferences and doing research around the world […]

4 Things You Didn’t Know About Botox

Will wonders never cease?  Ever since they arrived on the rejuvenation scene in the 1990s, Botox and it’s neuromodulator brethren have been redefining faces. But their powers don’t just stop at releasing the lines of movement for a few months; researchers keep finding out more benefits. Here are some biggies you’ll be happy to learn. […]