Toners are such an important part of a skincare routine (here you can learn more). Thayers is one of my favorites because it is natural and alcohol-free. It’s extremely hydrating and perfect for day or night time use. This toner is very gentle and works great for everyday use. I pour the product onto an… Read More Thayers Witch Hazel
Yes, the answer is yes. And here is why: Toners are liquid moisturizers that can enhance skin’s surface, allowing the skin to look fresher, smoother and hydrated. Toners offer different benefits for different skin types. For example, those with combination and oily skin types can use a toner to reduce enlarged pores and excess oil.… Read More Do you really need a toner?
Oil pulling, also known as “kavala” or “gundusha,” is an ancient Ayurvedic technique that works to remove bacteria from the mouth and promote healthy teeth and gums. It’s basically an oral detoxification procedure that’s done by swishing a tablespoon of oil (typically coconut oil) in your mouth for 10–20 minutes. I have been oil pulling… Read More Oil Pulling 101
Did you know we lose 50 million skin cells a day? These skin cells build up on the skin’s surface resulting in dull, dry looking skin. Yuck! Exfoliation works to remove those dead skin cells, leaving the skin looking smoother and fresher. Enzymatic exfoliation uses enzymes derived from foods that help speed up the skins… Read More Andalou Naturals Pumpkin Honey Glycolic Mask
If you aren’t already, you need to be exfoliating and NOW! Exfoliating removes dead skin cells leaving the skin smoother and fresher looking, as well as making it easier for your skin care products to penetrate the skin’s surface. As we age our skin turnover rate begins to slow down which causes a buildup of… Read More Exfoliation, because who wants to be crusty?
If you’re like me, you probably grew up being forced by your mother to brush your hair and your teeth. But how often did she ask you to brush your skin? Probably not too often, if at all. But little did she know, the simple process of brushing your skin can provide many health benefits… Read More Dry Brushing
Oil cleansing is a great method used to dissolve oil-based dirt and debris that a traditional water-based cleanser can’t. I have been using Whamisa Organic Flowers Cleanser Oil for about a month now and I am extremely excited about it! Whamisa is a Korean brand that uses a natural fermentation process to distill and preserve the… Read More Whamisa Organic Flowers Cleansing Oil
Oil cleansing is simply a cleansing method where you use oil as a cleanser, imagine that. This may sound like a disaster to some of you due to the horrible lies we’ve been told about the relationship between oil and our skin. But these false accusations are just that, false. There are plenty of good… Read More The Oil Cleansing Method
The Little Book of Skin Care is my absolute favorite skin care book ever!! This book is what fully launched my obsession with Korean skincare into action. If you are interested in Korean skincare but not sure where to start you must read this book. The author, Charlotte Cho, co-founder of Soko Glam (my favorite… Read More The Little Book of Skin Care
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