Eczema- or HS-prone? Try this.

Eczema- or HS-prone? Try this.

by Natalise Kalea Robinson

Did you know that your skin microbiome doesn’t just affect acne? It can affect aging, as well as a whole host of other skin diseases, like rosacea, hidradentitis suppurativa (HS), and even eczema.

Eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis, is a chronic skin condition characterized by extreme skin dryness, along with inflammation, redness and itchiness, and if you leave it unchecked, it can also cause premature skin aging. I’ve personally dealt with eczema since I was a child, and I can tell you, it can be painful, uncomfortable, and not very fun to deal with. When you have an overgrowth of a bacteria called (sometimes MRSA), people with eczema-prone skin can break-out and accelerate their skin aging. One reason this happens is that , a pathogenic bacteria, takes up too much space, leaving little room for good bacteria that can protect your skin.

Of our 8 phage serums, our even-numbered ones, 2, 4, 6, and 8 (which are respectively Orion, Cepheus, Pegasus, and Delphinus) all contain a variation of our

phage complex, designed to balance and optimize your skin microbiome. They also individually contain various additional moisturizing and anti-aging actives, like ceramides and peptides.  

If you have dry, sensitive, inflamed skin or are eczema- or HS-prone, it is very likely that one of our even-numbered serums is right for you. But it’s important to know for sure. If you haven’t yet taken our test, consider subscribing to our skin optimizing protocol, which includes a monthly serum based on your initial skin test.

All protocol subscriptions include FREE testing every six (6) months so that we can keep making sure your skin is as amazing as it can be.


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A parallel world lives amongst us: the microbial world. This world impacts not only our lifespan, but also our healthspan.

Our mission is to empower people with real science to make meaningful skincare decisions to improve their healthspan, mental well-being, and self-confidence.

Parallel is a next-generation skin health company providing effective, personalized skincare and testing, powered by genomics, skin microbiome science, and machine learning.

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