Skin Vitality Test
Know. Skin Vitality Test is an at-home kit that evaluates critical hormones related to skin vitality. Through this test, the range of hormones assessed can help you identify where you might have hormone deficiencies or excesses that are contributing to your skin problems.
A deficiency in estrogen and progesterone in women and testosterone in men are a major cause of skin thinning, wrinkling, and drying, while an excess of androgen can cause oiliness, acne, hirsutism or hair loss and excess estrogen causes dark discoloration known as melasma. In addition, thyroid dysfunction has a significant impact on skin health, resulting in conditions ranging from itching to myxedema.
Thyroid dysfunction also has a big impact on skin health, resulting in conditions ranging from itching to myxedema. Whatever the hormonal imbalance, increasing numbers of people are seeking help from dermatologists and estheticians for their skin problems. Hormone testing is a first step towards getting at the root of the problem instead of just treating symptoms.
- Acne/oily skin
- Hirsutism or hair loss
- Melasma (dark discoloration) or erythema (redness)
- Skin dryness
- Decreased skin elasticity
- Thinning or rough, coarse skin
- Increased wrinkles
- Slow wound healing
- Increased or decreased sweating
- Skin rashes or eczema
Hormones are intrinsically involved with in all processes affecting the maintenance of skin and health. These hormones play a role in collagen content, skin lipid levels, elasticity, wound healing, moisture content, and facial hair patterns. Not only is skin a major target of hormone action, it is also a site of local hormone synthesis, hormone activation, and metabolism.
Whatever the hormonal imbalance, many people are seeking help from dermatologists and estheticians for their skin problems. Hormone testing is the first step towards getting to the root of the problem instead of simply treating symptoms.
Who should get tested?
Anybody with skin issues such as acne.
How It Works
Order test, have it delivered to your doorstep.
Complete simple sample collection.
Mail back to our certified lab (pre-paid shipping label included)
Receive your results on our secure platform within just days.