I knew next to nothing about skin care. I know, I'm a plastic surgeon. I should have had a lot of exposure to skin treatments. But besides some simple customary bits of knowledge (like Retin A is good), I'm just a guy. This stuff baffles me. So it was time to really do some reading.
I have spend the last couple of weeks reading both the plastic surgery literature as well as a ton of maketing material about skin care and skin treatments. Wow. So let me divulge a few things I learned. First, I have to give a few definitions since these have always thrown me: