5 Reasons to Wear Sunscreen

While not the most flashy or trendy product there is, Sunscreen may well be the single most important skincare product available, period. Below are 5 reasons you should be wearing sunscreen EVERYDAY. 1) Skin Cancer Prevention … Overexposure to UV rays from the sun is the leading cause of skin cancer. More than 3.5 million… Read more »

About Hanson Skincare

Since 1997, Hanson Skincare has been manufacturing top shelf, professional quality skincare at prices everyday people can afford. Our primary emphasis is on anti-aging products that produce outstanding results for all ages and all skin types. Our product line has been carefully formulated by industry experts to work together to help promote and maintain healthier,… Read more »

Scars … What Causes Them & What You Can Do About It

Scars are a natural result of the human body’s process of healing itself from trauma to the skin.  When the skin is broken or cut, the body responds by producing Collagen (a naturally occurring protein) to repair the injured area.  Often the body will overproduce Collagen, creating a buildup.  When this happens, the result is… Read more »

Simple/Basic Routine for Healthy Skin

Many people don’t use skincare products because it is either too confusing for them to figure out which products they should be using or they feel it is either too costly, too time consuming (or both).  The truth is, a basic skincare routine can be accomplished in just a few minutes a day and can… Read more »

Age Spots … Cause, Prevention & Treatment

As you age, you may notice an increased presence of flat, brown to dark gray colored spots on your skin.  While often referred to as age spots, these collections of pigment (Melanin) aren’t really caused by aging.  Instead, they are primarily the result of years of exposure to Ultraviolet Rays.  That’s why they tend to… Read more »

Wrinkles … What Causes Them & What You Can Do About It

Fine lines and wrinkles can start to appear in some cases as early as the mid to late twenties, depending on lifestyle, genetics and how much unprotected sun exposure our skin has seen.  Unfortunately, most of us don’t give wrinkles much thought until well after they start appearing.  One day we look in the mirror… Read more »

Vitamin C … The Anti-Aging Superstar

It is unavoidable.  Every single day our skin is put through the wringer thanks to our environment … cigarette smoke, car fumes, pollution, oxygen, stress, etc.  It all leads to the presence of free radicals.  Free radicals are unstable, highly reactive atoms that attack cells and cause them to function poorly or die, leading to… Read more »

What Causes Dark Under Eye Shadows (Zombie Eyes)?

If you can honestly say you never wake up with dark puffy shadows under your eyes that make it appear as though you were out partying all night (even when you weren’t), consider yourself very fortunate.  The rest of us have this bothersome issue to deal with from time to time, some more than others. … Read more »

What Do SPF Ratings Really Mean?

Spring has officially arrived, which means the weather is showing signs of improvement and many of us are spending time outdoors enjoying the increasing presence of sunshine.  We all need a little Vitamin D fix after a long winter, but as you surely already know, overexposure to sunshine is dangerous to the health of our… Read more »