We’ve all heard it before, but I’m here to say it again. Sunscreen is your skin’s BFF. Wearing sunscreen daily (even if you’re just sitting inside near a window or stepping outside for a few minutes) is close to the number one thing you can do to maintain and protect the health and appearance of… Read More What You Really Need To Know About Wearing Sunscreen
Do you ever have days when your skin acts like it’s not being taken care of? More often than I like to admit, my skin breaks out leaving me with that pre-teen-in-the-middle-of-puberty-complexion. You know what I’m talking about? Exfoliation is a great way to help prevent and reduce breakouts. Derma E’s overnight peel with AHAs… Read More Derma E Overnight Peel
What is the double-cleansing method? The double cleanse is the process of using both an oil-based cleanser and water-based cleanser to thoroughly cleanse your face. Get it, you’re cleansing your skin twice?! Double cleansing ensures that your skin is cleansed completely from all oil-based and water-based impurities clogging your pores. Here’s how it works. Step… Read More Double Cleansing Method
Vitamin C provides many benefits to the skin including; anti-aging, brightening, and protection against damage. Here are a some of my favorite affordable vitamin c serums. Claire-ity Vitamin C Serum I am currently using Claire-ity Vitamin C Serum and I am loving it. It’s an organic formula with hyaluronic acid and vitamin E. The product… Read More Affordable Vitamin C Serums
If you’re fighting the battle against aging skin vitamin C should be at the front line. Vitamin C is an essential vitamin that the body (including the skin around your face) needs for all sorts of reasons. Vitamin C serum is an oil- and water-based liquid that contains highly concentrated amounts of vitamin C. The… Read More Why Vitamin C Serum Should Be At The At The Font Line Of Your Battle Against Aging Skin
Currently, I am using the Green Apple Brightening Essence by Juice Beauty. I don’t have a ton of experience with essences, but I do really like this product. I feel as my skin is instantly hydrated and plumper upon application. I have extremely dry skin, especially in the winter (we heat with wood aka dehydration… Read More Green Apple Brightening Essence
Essence is completely underrated in Western skin care. In Korea, it is considered the heart of skincare and rightly so (hello, hydrated glow). Essence is a concentrated formula, traditionally, more lightweight than serum, that specifically targets wrinkles, fine lines, and dull and uneven skin tones. While this step is not required in your skincare routine… Read More What Is An Essence, & Should You Be Using One?
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: A toner is a liquid moisturizer 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… Read More Do you really need a toner?
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