Importance of Double Cleansing

Importance of Double Cleansing

Double cleansing is a cleansing method that Koreans do every night. You start with an oil cleanser, and use a water based cleanser second. The oil-based cleanser is what removes makeup and impurities. I use…

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Why your Skin is Purging

Why your Skin is Purging

Purging is an acne breakout you have after  starting a new skincare product that is increasing the cell turnover rate. It’s not usually a bad thing. Products that cause skin purging: Hydroxy acids (AHAs, BHAs…

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My First Facial Ever – Rescue Spa

My First Facial Ever – Rescue Spa

I’d been wanting a facial for years, but wanted to wait until I found a spa that I believed in, that would truly help me heal my skin. Some friends told me about Rescue Spa.…

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Your Lips (but bigger and better)

Your Lips (but bigger and better)

No fillers, no weird Kylie Jenner lip challenge. JUST a lipstick. THE lipstick, actually. This is the lipstick that Charlotte Tilbury used on the Victoria’s Secret angels for the 2018 show. It’s the lipstick that…

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The BEST Way to Remove Makeup

The BEST Way to Remove Makeup

Before I discovered this gem, my face would feel dry and irritated after removing my make-up. That’s because I used make-up removing wipes. They typically contain a bunch fragrance and preservatives. I started using the…

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Your Exfoliator May Be Tearing Your Skin

Your Exfoliator May Be Tearing Your Skin

When you’re exfoliating correctly, it can work wonders. Smooth, radiant skin is the goal. But, it’s easy for exfoliation to go south. You could be creating short and long term damage if you aren’t careful.…

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Best Sunscreen For Acne Prone Skin

Best Sunscreen For Acne Prone Skin

If you have sensitive, or acne-prone skin, you NEED to try this. I’ve been using it for six years, and I’ve also tried at least 30 other sunscreens during that time. Nothing else compares. My…

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Soy and Hormonal Acne

Soy and Hormonal Acne

I’ve been eating a lot of avocado rolls with soy sauce lately. I’ve also been eating brown rice and veggies, and using soy sauce with that too. My skin broke out in cystic, hormonal acne,…

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Thoughts on Natural Beauty Products

Thoughts on Natural Beauty Products

With the progression of my drastic change in lifestyle (we’re talking from shake shack to kale smoothies with spirulina and adaptogenic mushrooms), I became interested in finding natural, clean alternatives to my favorite beauty products.…

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Why I Obsess over SPF

Why I Obsess over SPF

One thing that EVERYBODY needs for healthy, youthful skin is sunscreen. Take this man for example. Bill McElligott, 69, has extreme sun damage, but only on the left side of his face. Bill was a truck…

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