Let’s Talk about Tox

Let’s Talk about Tox

Bear with me. This may get nerdy here for a sec… What is a neurotoxin? Neurotoxins are substances that damage the tissues of the nervous system. However, in medicine and aesthetics, the use of botulinum toxin derived from the neurotoxic protein, clostridium...
Collagen: The Structural Foundation of our Skin

Collagen: The Structural Foundation of our Skin

Here are the basics. Collagen is a protein found in the extracellular matrix, which fills the space between cells and binds cells and tissues together, of the skin. There are as many as 14 different collagen types and they account for 80% of the dry weight (not...