Benefits of Peptides for Skin

What Are Peptides? Peptides have long been a loved ingredient in the world of skincare, with companies formulating serums, moisturizers, and even supplements that are packed with peptides. But, what are peptides? Let’s break down the science behind this universally...

Natural Home Remedies for Oily Skin

If you have oily skin, you know the struggles that come with trying to manage your skin. You’ve tried blotting sheets, cleansers, and anything that will help tame the shine and clear clogged pores, acne, and reduce pimples. There are several natural home...

Increase in Acne due to Extensive Mask Use – Maskne

We have noticed an increased uptick in acne due to using masks for longer periods of time. The dreaded maskne. Masks are causing the skin under the masks to become more dehydrated trapping oil and bacteria in. The skin thinks it’s dry and produces more oil....

Tour of Galapago & Santa Fe Locations

Galapago Tour Santa Fe Tour Come on in! Virtual tours of our two locations with Samantha Our Galapago location houses the School of Botanical & Medical Aesthetics administration team, and also our sister schools: Denver Integrative Massage School and Herbalism...

Considering a career in esthetics

A career as an esthetician can be rewarding. If you are naturally nurturing and want to do something positive in your life then you might want to consider a career as an esthetician. At the School of Botanical and Medical Aesthetics in Denver, we incorporate a...