Sensitive Skin Resources

Your guide to healthy sensitive skin

The information below was sourced from current primary peer-reviewed medical literature whenever possible to help you better understand your sensitive skin. Please contact us if you have any questions.

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Dr. Jason Rivers

Dr. Jason Rivers MD, FRCPC, DABD, FAAD
Board certified dermatologist in Canada and the USA
Best Doctors in Canada Award,
2002-2003; 2007-2008; 2011-2012.

DIY Face Masks: Do They Really Work?

There is a recipe out there for every skin concern, but does your pantry really hold the key to glowing skin?

Best Facial Cleansing Brush: A Dermatologist's Perspective

A face cleansing brush might just be the right tool to help you. Just be prepared to spend a little time and attention!

How to Get Rid of Acne

A guide to dealing with oily skin and acne breakouts.

7 Essential Makeup Tips for Sensitive Skin

A Dermatologists' perspective.

The Complete Guide to Sensitive Skin

Everything you need to know to properly care for sensitive skin from choosing sensitive skin care to the best make-up tips for sensitive skin.

Vitamin E and Photoprotection

Did you know that the Vitamin E in some skin care can amplify the protection of your sunscreen?

The Dry Skin Guide

Everything you need to know about dehydrated skin, the skin's natural barrier and how to take care of it.

Exfoliants, the Facts About Glycolic Peels

Learn a bout safe exfoliation for sensitive skin. How to do it and what to avoid.

Pregnancy Skincare

Covering everything from pre-natal care, to skin changes post-pregnancy.

Uneven Skintone

Our complete guide to know about uneven skin tone, sun damage, and dark spots.

Workouts & Breakouts

A few tips to ensure your skin stays clear as you make good on those NYE resolutions.

The Dry Skin Guide

The complete resource for dehydrated skin and everything you need to know about moisturizers.

Rosacea Treatment: The Ultimate Guide

Everything you need to know about rosacea and how to manage it.

Rosacea and Diet,What's the Evidence?

There are many conflicting views on how diet affects rosacea. We have reviewed the latest research and present our findings here.

Rosacea Causes

A concise review of the available medical research to help you understand what causes rosacea.

Rosy Cheeks & Flushing

Discover the causes of flushed, rosy cheeks and what can be done to manage them.

Rosacea Facts

The basics on rosacea, common triggers and how to deal with this complicated condition.