Exfoliation and Desquamation of Skin

  • The key to glowing skin is desquamation and exfoliation of the epidermis. Exfoliation and desquamation of skin occur when cells from the top outer layer of the skin known as the stratum corneum is removed. Layers of the Epidermis: Here is a visual of the desquamation process in the epidermis ...

    2021-06-18 | Leslie Baumann MD

Dry Skin

  • Dry Skin Dry skin is caused by a defect in the skin barrier. This means that tiny holes are in the skin that allow water to evaporate off the skin’s surface- leading to dehydrated skin. The goal is to patch those holes in the skin using a combination of important ...

    2021-03-12 | Leslie Baumann MD