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I am Kristen Riddle, Pharm.D. Welcome to my skin care blog! I am passionate about women's health. I am one of the creators of Rx SKIN THERAPY, which we developed after seeing fantastic results using compounded cosmeceutical solutions for specific patient issues.


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Archive for April, 2013

Apr 30 2013

A Day in the Life…

I’ve been asked before what a typical day in my life looks like. While I can’t guarantee that everyday is the same, I thought it would be fun to share with you all my routine. First of all, most days are different since I have 3 kids…lots of different activities happening all the time! I […]

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Apr 25 2013

Oily Skin

The months are heating up, the humidity is going to be increasing, and that means oily skin may be on the horizon for you. A mistake that people with oily skin sometimes make is washing the face too often.  You should not wash your face more than twice daily.  More than twice daily stimulates the […]

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Apr 23 2013


I know I’ve mentioned it many times before, and I’ll likely keep mentioning it many more times…the importance of SPF! It’s essential year-round, but it is most crucial in the warm months when you’re outside more. We all know how sun can damage the skin, so this is my reminder to you all to wear […]

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Apr 18 2013


What is Arnica? Arnica is a very versatile cleanser.  It is great for normal to dry skin.  Arnica, marigold, and green tea are all very healing for the skin.  Ideal for normal to dry skin, however Arnica cleanser can also be used for rosacea and sensitive skin, as well. This cleanser works well to remove […]

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Apr 16 2013

Praying for Boston

I am not going to put up a new blog post today out of respect for everyone affected by Boston’s tragedy. On behalf of everyone at Rx SKIN THERAPY, our thoughts and prayers go out to all of you. All my best, Kristen Riddle, Pharm.D.

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Apr 11 2013

Spa Getaways

My schedule is so crazy that the only times I can really get to a spa is when we go away for leisure (which, unfortunately, isn’t very often these days). However, this summer we went to Le Blanc resort in Cancun for a long weekend celebration of our 15 year wedding anniversary.  The spa was […]

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Apr 9 2013

Keep Your Skin Glowing

‘Tis the season for weddings, proms, graduations, showers, and all other happy occasions. With all these events you want to look your best, and that means everything from the shoes on your feet to the dress you’re wearing to your skin. I wanted to share some tips with you to keep your skin glowing, fresh, […]

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Apr 4 2013

Healthy Recipes

Eating healthy is so important for so many reasons. It’s not only good for your heart, cholesterol, weight, and skin, but it will make you feel better, as well. I’ve pulled five recipes that look truly delicious and healthy, and I hope it inspires all of you to whip up something new in the kitchen! […]

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Apr 2 2013

A New Month

I know it’s not the beginning of the year, but it is the beginning of the month, and I think it is equally as important. A lot of us make New Year’s resolutions, but what about ‘New Month’ resolutions? I think it’s a really great idea to look at the beginning of each month as […]

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