Category Archives: SkinCeuticals

Exfoliation for Your Skin Type

If you’re seeking a fix for dry, dull skin, exfoliation helps bring life back into your skin. At AlluraDerm MD Med Spa, we provide professional exfoliation services, including microdermabrasion and chemical peels in Albuquerque, New Mexico. One of the most common questions we hear from patients is whether or not they should exfoliate at home and what type of exfoliant is right for their skin type. For most skin types, exfoliating 2-3 times per week is fine, but whether or not to use manual or chemical exfoliants is largely dependent on your skin type. Who Benefits from Exfoliation? Just about … Continue reading

SkinMedica & SkinCeuticals: Four Staff Favorites!

You know that AlluraDerm MD Med Spa only carries the best of the best when it comes to anti-aging skincare in Albuquerque, New Mexico. With a large selection of SkinMedica and SkinCeutical products, you may be wondering where to begin! We asked around the office to find out: what are the favorite skincare products used by the staff at AlluraDerm? SkinMedica TNS Essential Serum. Our staff can’t go without this serum, which we all agree brightens skin and diminishes fine lines pretty quickly. Essential Serum delivers seven antioxidants, protecting the skin from future damage as well. If there is a … Continue reading

What is Acne Vulgaris?

If you suffer from acne vulgaris, you’re not alone. Acne vulgaris is the most frequent type of acne. It causes many kinds of skin problems that you’d probably like to avoid if you want clear, smooth skin. Mild to moderate acne vulgaris is characterized by the following symptoms. Whiteheads are caused by a blocked pore that traps facial oils, dead skin cells and bacteria. Whiteheads don’t last as long as other acne-caused skin problems. You can pop the white tip of the whitehead, but it will usually pop on its own. Blackheads are similar to whiteheads, but the pore is only … Continue reading

What Is Your Skin Care Ritual?

There’s something innately comforting about rituals. Going through practiced motions and falling into a rhythm frees your mind and puts you in an almost meditative state. Your skin care ritual should prepare you for your day or let you relax at night as it nurtures your skin. With a proper skin care ritual, you and your skin will be ready to face anything. Think about how stressed you’d become if you never knew what was coming next. When you constantly shift your daily skin care regimen or sometimes skip steps to save time, you subject your skin to stress, leaving … Continue reading

Hydrating Your Skin Inside and Out

The most important step to keeping your skin healthy and glowing is keeping it hydrated, both from the inside and outside. Eating the right foods and using hydrating skin products will give you the smooth, radiant skin that you’ve been striving towards. Foods That Hydrate Your Skin Watermelon is one of the best foods that you can eat for your skin, because it hydrates from the inside out. A benefit of eating watermelon for skin health is that it also contains vitamin A, which has been shown to reduce blemishes.   Cucumber is great for your skin not only when … Continue reading

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Office Location

AlluraDerm MD Med Spa
9501 Paseo Del Norte NE
Suite B

Albuquerque, NM 87122

(505) 821-9630

Monday  8:30 am – 4:00 PM
Tuesday & Wednesday  8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday  10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friday  8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday  Please call for hours (505) 821-9630
Sunday  Closed