Sunburn and its disadvantages

Sunburn - something everyone knows and has encountered   Almost all of us have experienced sunburn at some point, and the majority of us were probably not wearing adequate sun protection at the time. One lies in the sun hoping to get that...

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A facial for the DermaFix beginner

Going for a regular facial might be old news however, for some, there are those who want to start a thorough skin care regime, but they have no idea how or where to start. We are taught that cleansing, toning and moisturising the skin are the foundations...

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DermaFix Skin Care – SMART Anti-Ageing Peptides

DermaFix DeCeleRate contains 3 smart anti-ageing peptides that have been tried and tested for over 9 years. This improved formulation incorporates Matrixyl® synthe’6® assisting to boost and rebuild the skin whilst improving wrinkle depth....

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Benefits of DermaFix toners

  Today’s busy lifestyle makes it is easier to skip a few integral steps in your skin care routine however, Toning is most definitely not a step that should be forgotten about as making use of the DermaFix Toners ensures that you get...

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MD Prescriptives DNA protection

MD Prescriptives DNA protection and why this application has an advantage when used under your Sun Protection.   Sun exposure is one of the leading factors contributing to the acceleration of skin ageing. In order to protect and prevent...

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Cocktailing of the DermaFix serums

  In your daily routine one includes various steps to improve their skin care concerns. These steps can range from cleansers to toners and various moisturisers. The question majority of clients ask is, whether it is necessary to include a...

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Dry Skin vs Dehydrated Skin

Winter - a term normally associated with cold mornings and even colder nights, heaters, warm blankets (possibly electric), fireplaces and itchy, dry, rough and flaky skin. Ask most people during the winter-time how their skin feels, the answer...

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Understanding how climate changes can affect the skin

From warm summers to icy, sometimes snowy, cold winters, no one can accuse the South African weather of being steady. But it’s not just your wardrobe it affects, sudden temperature changes whether it be cold and dry or hot and humid, an area’s...

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Benefits of advanced skin resurfacing

  Various skin imperfections can occur as a result of sun damage, acne, ageing or a build-up of redundant skin cells which make the skin appear dull and even rough in skin texture. DermaFix offers a variety of skin peels recommended for...

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Microneedling Benefits & Treatment

Many Skin Care Clinics offer MT Microneedling Treatments and it is considered to be a safe and effective skin treatment when performed by a trained Skin Care Professional. But what about doing this treatment at home? Are there any benefits?...

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Vitamin A details & insights with DermaFix

Vitamin A should play an important part of any person's diet as it assists many essential functions within the body   Vitamin A, a fat soluble vitamin, is present in many different forms including Retinyl Palmitate, Retinol, Retinaldehyde,...

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Mandelic Acid and it’s benefits

Mandelic acid is an increasingly popular alpha hydroxy acid derived from the hydrolysis of an extract of bitter almonds.   It has been studied extensively for its uses in treating common skin problems such as photo-ageing, irregular...

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What is eczema and how can it be treated?

When it comes to eczema, do you what to look for and how to treat it?   Eczema is the term given to a group of skin concerns causing an inflammatory reaction within the skin, the skin responds by becoming swollen and itchy. Eczema can...

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Tips for controlling your acne

How to take your skin back when facing the challenges of acne Unfortunately, acne, particularly teenage acne, is a problematic skin condition which is very common. Acne is caused when oil and dead skin cells build up and block hair follicles, causing unsightly pimples...

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What is hyperpigmentation and how can it be managed?

When we speak of pigmentation, we are referring to the colour of a person’s skin. Skin pigmentation is caused by a substance in the body called melanin, which gives our body colour (pigment) in areas such as the hair, eyes and skin. Our skin...

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Sunscreen and Ageing

We all know the harsh truth, and that is that our skin changes with age and even quicker without the use of sunscreen.   Of course, genes and lifestyle play a role in the skin ageing process, but there are certain aspects which we can...

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Ageing skin and Collagen breakdown

Collagen is the main structural component of the dermis providing strength and support to human skin. Collagen production in the skin tends to decline with age, as much as by 1% per year after the age of 18, which ultimately leads to ageing...

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How to look younger for longer

With a wealth of anti-aging products on the market, both men and women are affected by the signs of aging and try to figure out how to look younger for longer. While such products can do much to help slow down the early signs of skin...

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Facial masques by DermaFix

Eliminate skin care concerns with facial masques by DermaFix   Facial masques can be introduced into your skincare regime to help treat particular skin types or concerns and is best to perform after cleansing and exfoliation. This allows...

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Hyperpigmentation – what is it?

Do you know what hyperpigmentation is and how it affects your skin?   Hyperpigmentation is caused by exposure to UV light, which brings about two quite separate effects – the immediate pigment darkening that you get after even a few...

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Natural Skin Care

Beautiful and natural skin care starts with professional skin care by DermaFix   Natural skin care starts with the condition of your body as a whole. The condition of your microcirculation is of central importance, both in maintaining a...

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Skin Lightening & Whitening

Skin lightening & whitening, very in-vogue in South Africa, can lead to skin damage when the incorrect product choice is made. Many claims and promises are made about skin lightening & whitening which are beyond the scope of what normal...

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Eye Area Skin Care

The skin around the eyes can be 1/10th as thick as the skin on the face. Fewer oil glands exist around the eyes; hence this part of the face is more likely to show premature signs of ageing and requires more detailed skin care products,...

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Acne Improvements – How to Get Rid of Acne

How to get rid of Acne? Acne is inherited, although this varies in individual families, and can last until one’s late 30s if not controlled. Acne improvement can only be controlled – not cured, as it is a disease. There is a genetically...

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Beautiful Skin

Beautiful skin can become a reality with the DermaFix range of skin care products A beautiful skin is a prime requisite of beauty. It is impossible to imagine a lovely woman without a perfect complexion.  So important an impression does the...

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Acne Scarring – prevention & treatment

Take care of acne prone skin with prevention and treatment skin care advice from DermaFix One of the biggest problems experienced is the hyper-inflammatory response in the skin to the slightest injury.  A single acne lesion will often result in...

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Physical changes that cause Acne

Maintaining and preventing acne with DermaFix skin care products Although oily skin might exacerbate acne, it is not the root cause of it. It is now clear, from extensive research, that there is a genetic component to acne. To understand the...

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