A|N Skin & Beauty Blog

✨ WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SPF ✨

✨ WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SPF ✨

July 08, 2022

It is extremely important that you know a few key things when it comes to purchasing sunscreen for your face and body. Let’s go through Ash’s top suggestions for what to look for when deciding on an SPF for you!  SPF 30-50: SPF stands for “sun protection factor” and while the process of measuring SPF is a little tricky, what you really need to focus on is getting a sunscreen with an SPF of 30 to 50. SPF between 30 and 50 blocks 97% of harmful UV rays, plus anything over an SPF of 50 is considered a chemical sunscreen,...

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What You Should Know About Keratosis Pilaris

What You Should Know About Keratosis Pilaris

June 14, 2022

Keratosis Pilaris. You may have heard of this condition being referred to as KP or also its nickname, “chicken skin.” It’s a fairly common condition affecting 40% of adults worldwide and 50-80% of teenagers at some point in their life. Even though this skin condition affects many people, you shouldn't have to suffer through it. Let’s dive into who may be struggling with this and what products can help address those pesky bumps. WHAT IS KERATOSIS PILARIS? It’s a harmless skin condition that causes dry, rough, and/or bumpy patches on the skin. The tiny red bumps can appear “acne-like,” but...

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WHICH CLEANSER IS BEST FOR YOU?

WHICH CLEANSER IS BEST FOR YOU?

June 11, 2022

At A|N, we carry 3 cleansers that are great for a variety of concerns and skin types. So let’s break each cleanser down and determine which one is best for you and your needs! DAILY ESSENTIAL CLEANSER →  THE TOP SELLER The Daily Essential Cleanser is our top selling product, and for good reason. It not only deeply cleanses the skin, but it also hydrates and contains anti-aging properties. Oily, combination, and normal skin types can tolerate this formulation, and this cleanser can be used twice daily. The reason we don’t recommend it for dry or sensitive skin - or...

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To Pop, or Not to Pop?

To Pop, or Not to Pop?

June 06, 2022

Although we know we shouldn’t be picking and popping, there is just something so satisfying about bursting open a juicy pimple. To get the best pimple popping results, it’s wise to always see a Licensed Esthetician to extract pimples appropriately without risk of tissue damage. But sometimes, we just can’t wait and need to pop that pimple stat! As tempting as it may be to pop that pesky pimple (and relieve some of that pain and pressure a blemish may cause), it’s imperative to know when a pimple is ready to be popped. Knowing when a pimple is ready to...

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Salicylic Acid: The Skincare Ingredient You Need for Oily & Acne-Prone Skin!

Salicylic Acid: The Skincare Ingredient You Need for Oily & Acne-Prone Skin!

February 23, 2022

Do you struggle with excessive oil and shine? Is unwanted oil the culprit for your pesky acne breakouts? Do you or your partner have body acne? Then look no further. We have designed a product made JUST for you that can be used on the face and body! Mark your calendars and get ready for our brand new Oil Control Cleanser launching on April 15th! We want you to be the first to read all about our NEW product! The first step to achieving clear skin is keeping your skin cleansed with the most suitable cleanser for your skin type....

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