Dry Hand Problems: When to See a Dermatologist

It’s not surprising to see dry skin in winter, especially on the hands. Between indoor heating, harsh weather, and hand washing (so.much.hand washing), the hands are usually the first area to show excessively dry skin. But what is “normal dry” and how does it differ from dry skin that should be addressed by a dermatologist? The skin becomes dry when the epidermis (the skin’s top … Continue reading Dry Hand Problems: When to See a Dermatologist

Why Should I Use a Face Toner?

The skin care toner—one of the most misunderstood and underused skin care products. If you’re thinking about adding a toner to your Korean skin care routine, here’s a look at why you definitely should. Toner leaves skin cleaner Your skin care toner is responsible for removing any traces of dirt or debris left on your skin and in your pores after you wash your face. Even … Continue reading Why Should I Use a Face Toner?

Are COVID Masks Making You Break Out?

The short answer is yes. While wearing your COVID-19 face mask is a necessary social norm, many people are experiencing undesired skin changes as a result of wearing their masks. Some acne-prone people are experiencing more regular breakouts, while others who don’t usually see breakouts in their skin are reporting small blemishes that are more akin to rosacea than anything else. These breakouts aren’t happening … Continue reading Are COVID Masks Making You Break Out?

Which Type of Face Wash Should I Use?

Step #1 in every skin care regimen is cleansing. Removing excess oils, dirt, debris, and makeup is essential to skin health, as well as the efficacy of your other skin care products! But with so many cleansers to choose from, how do you know which one is right for you? If you’re wondering which face cleanser texture will suit your skin best, here’s a spoiler: … Continue reading Which Type of Face Wash Should I Use?

Skin Care Essences Explained

Everyone knows about skin care cleansers, toners, moisturizers, and treatment products…but have you ever used a skin care essence? Skin care essences may sound less powerful or beneficial than the skin care terms you’re more familiar with—after all, the word essence conjures up feelings of a small amount or hint of something. The truth is the exact opposite, though. Skin care essences—at least the ones found … Continue reading Skin Care Essences Explained

Korean Hair Care Tips

K-beauty has made its way into the hearts (and onto the skin!) of the world, but what about hair care? Korean hair care is just as elegant, effective, and advanced as Korean skin care, and now you can find Korean hair care on ATOPALM.com. Our Korean hair care is based on the belief that a healthy scalp equals healthy, beautiful hair. Just like the skin … Continue reading Korean Hair Care Tips

Shelter-in-Place Pedicure Tips

With spas closed, getting feet summer-ready isn’t as easy (or as indulgent!) as it once was. But you don’t have to let your little piggies suffer! Follow our Korean beauty tips for a DIY, shelter-in-place pedicure that’ll have your feet looking and feeling their best. Pedicure tip #1: Soak, Soak, Soak The secret to professional-looking pedicures is to get rid of rough, dry skin. The … Continue reading Shelter-in-Place Pedicure Tips

Skin Care for Dry Hands

Influenza. Coronavirus. The common cold! This year’s “sickness season” has been especially difficult, particularly the current spread of COVID-19. Diseases each have their own method of spreading but one thing is agreed upon: washing your hands is one of the best and easiest things you can do to keep yourself healthy. We hope you practice good hand washing etiquette year-round, but if you need to … Continue reading Skin Care for Dry Hands

2019 ATOPALM Best-Sellers and What Makes Them Fan Favorites

Last year was a great year for ATOPALM.com! We grew our product family, launched our sister site dermartology.com, and enjoyed a slew of sales, giveaways, and gifts! One thing we always love to do at the beginning of the new year is look back and see what the top selling products were the previous year. Curious to know which ATOPALM.com products sold best in 2019? … Continue reading 2019 ATOPALM Best-Sellers and What Makes Them Fan Favorites

Bug Bite Skin Care

Summer is a great time for traveling, camping, water fun, and…bug bites. When you head out to play, so do those bugs, and some of them view you as a tasty treat. If a bug or two got to you, care for your itchy, inflamed skin with ATOPALM Cicarelief Cream. Cicarelief features calamine, a longtime go-to treatment for everything itchy and irritating. Calamine helps soothe … Continue reading Bug Bite Skin Care