BEAUTY BYTES

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Why We Need More
Women in STEM

  If you’re a woman who studied a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) program, you’re probably familiar with the feeling of being one of only a few women in the room. In fact, according to a recent Statistics Canada study, only 15.8% of first-year computer and information science st...
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The Science Behind
Cleansers

  With the recent launch of Veriphy’s CTRL+ALT+DELTM facial cleanser, let’s take a look at how cleansers clean your skin. Using a cleanser is an ideal aspect of maintaining skin health. Our skin is covered in dirt! Not in the sense of mud (unless you are doing a mud mask), but rather in the form ...
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Consistency is
Key

  If you are battling skin problems – whether it be dry skin, oily skin, or those pesky breakouts – one thing you should always consider is to keep a consistent, simple skincare routine. This will keep your skin balanced, healthy, and happy. For your morning routine, a classic regimen to follow c...
Veriphy Skincare Self Absorbed Facial Moisturizer, Power Trip Facial Serum, and 20/20 Eye Cream deluxe travel sizes in green tubes with gold caps laying next to jade roller and plants

A Guide to Beautiful
Skin This Winter

  Throughout high school science, we were taught that skin is an imperative organ that performs many important functions. Your skin is the protective layer that shields your body from the external world; it combats temperature, humidity, dryness, sun, wind, snow, air pollutants and micro-organism...
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Canadian Women in
STEM

  Women have long been underrepresented in the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, and math), but that doesn’t mean they’ve contributed any less.  Even with overall higher university enrollment than their male counterparts, only 39% of university STEM graduates aged 25-34 are women (St...
Hand holding Veriphy Skincare Power Trip Facial Serum in green glass bottle with gold cap in front of white shelf with Self Absorbed Facial Moisturizer and 20/20 Eye Cream

Spotlight: Power Trip Facial
Serum

  Serums are the powerhouse of your skincare routine - They are designed to quickly and effectively produce visible results.  Whether you have a specific concern that you’re looking to target, or just want to be proactive about skin health, serums can be an incredible investment!  What makes seru...
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The Science Behind
Phytoglycogen

  We may not think about it, but there’s a lot of science behind skincare products.  Choosing ingredients that work well together and creating a formula that will optimize their effects is paramount to a successful product, and evaluating the efficacy of these ingredients and formulations is an i...
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The Role of (Phyto)Glycogen
in Your Skin

  Your skin is doing some amazing things for you, day and night, 24/7! It protects you from the everyday effects of the environment like UV damage and pollution, repairs damage caused by these effects (as well as all those cuts and scrapes), and moderates which substances (and how much) can enter...
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How Your Skin
Ages

  All living things, including your skin, age over time.  The good news is, by understanding how your skin ages and the factors that affect it, you’ll be better able to protect your skin’s health and reduce the visible signs of premature aging. There are many factors that influence aging, some of...