Ep 235 – The Ultimate Guide to Face Serums With Dr. Sam Bunting: Find The Right One for Your Skin Type, Layering Tips and How Much $$$ You Should Spend!

July 20, 2022

A photo of Dr. Sam Bunting the Cosmetic Dermatologist who is the guest this week. The photo has ep 235 written over it.

Summer skincare school is in session! It’s your guide to serums with UK-based, cosmetic dermatologist Dr. Sam Bunting. Many of you will know Dr. Bunting from her popular, education-stacked YouTube channel, along with her eponymous, award-winning range, Dr Sam’s Skincare.

In this week’s episode, Dr. Bunting explains how-to find the right serum for your skin goals, answering all of your questions about when to apply it, layering do’s and don’ts and so much more, like:

  • Do you really need to shell out hundreds of dollars for a serum to see results? Where to spend and where to save.
  • The four, all-star skincare ingredients Dr. Bunting recommends to the majority of her patients.
  • The best serum ingredients to target sensitive/rosacea-prone skin; oily skin types, pores/texture, hyperpigmentation and melasma; signs of aging.
  • Which ingredient she believes is skincare’s biggest unsung hero.
  • The one popular serum ingredient that she believes is “marketing gone mad.”
  • The keys to retinol success.
  • How-to avoid stinging from active ingredients, staying on the path to skin-changing results.
  • Skincare fads: why she’s not a fan of skincare cycling or serum cocktailing.
  • How long you should wait to see if your serum is working.
  • A shopping list of her most recommended skincare serums.

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