How do you avoid skin allergies

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How do you avoid skin allergies

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The best ways to avoid skin allergies is to avoid allowing the skin to come into contact with proteins. So in your skin care products, avoid ingredients that have protein base, like hydrolyzed quinoa protein, or pansy extract, because these introduce a protein to the skin and therefore it can have an allergic response. When a child is older, or for an adult, it's okay to use proteins. And they can have health benefits for the skin. But until we understand the allergenic profile of a baby, very important to avoid those things.

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Kim Walls

Natural Skincare Expert

Kim Walls is an accomplished entrepreneur and internationally recognized skincare expert focused on optimizing health through skincare. Leading child health advocacy groups and national media rely on Kim's clinical expertise to help parents navigate the often confusing world of natural skincare.

Kim is presently the CEO of Babytime! by Episencial®, an industry leading baby skincare brand. As a fourth generation entrepreneur, and second-generation skincare expert from the family that developed the world-renowned Epicuren® anti-aging skincare products, she has combined her experience and expertise to create clinically effective, organic skincare products for pregnant women and children.

For more than a decade, Walls has honed her clinical perspective focusing on botanically based skincare and transdermal nutrient absorption as a pathway to improved health and beauty for women and children. She shares her experience internationally with dermatologists and estheticians, as well as childbirth and postpartum professionals, underscoring the relationship between optimum health and skincare.

Now through her company, Episencial, she is dedicated to leveraging the advances of new technology to share that knowledge with new and growing families to support the enhanced health and immunity that effective, all natural products can provide.

Kim’s strong, personal commitment to organic and environmentally-responsible living is at the core of Episencial’s high standards for green manufacturing and product development. As the mother of two young boys, she has coupled her innate understanding of the importance of sustainability with her post-graduate work in biochemical and nutritional sciences to establish a new standard in skincare research and products that supports lasting health for today’s families.

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