Skincare

skincare

  • How to Use Double Cleansers to Remove Makeup

    What exactly is double cleansing? Double cleansing is a Korean beauty, or K-beauty, skin care trend that’s taking over the beauty scene. The regimen is just what you may think, cleansing twice in your skin care routine. Skin-care routines can be serious rituals, but they are oh so necessary in your skincare regimen. The concept is to first use a no-rinse cleanser, like a cleansing oil, which is to remove any surface makeup, dirt, impurities or excess oils.  View Post
  • Why You Should Always Remove Your Makeup

    While it may become a habit to fall off to sleep with a face full of foundation, blush, and mascara, completely removing your makeup before going to bed is essential to your skin’s appearance and health. It is very important to remove makeup before going to bed, because it can cause extensive damage to your skin during the night. So that’s a habit you want to change immediately.  View Post
  • Staying Moisturized During the Winter

    Winter weather is not fun for skin, and for many people, the cold clear days of winter bring more than just a rosy glow to the cheeks. They also bring uncomfortable dryness to the skin of the face, hands, and feet. For some people, the problem is worse than just a general tight, dry feeling: They get skin so dry it results in flaking, cracking, even eczema (in which the skin becomes inflamed). View Post
  • Hypopigmentation

    Hypopigmentation is not what people commonly hear or even experience when it comes to skin tone. We all have experienced dark spots and darkening of our skin whether due to genetics or acne. But what is much less common but still extremely important to discuss is the rare experience of hypopigmented skin.  View Post
  • Bag Lady: Getting Rid of Under-Eye Baggage

    “Bag lady you gone hurt your back, dragging all them bags like that”, well not those bags, but as Erykah Badu sang, extra bags are no good in any situation, specifically as it relates to under-eye baggage. So, let’s find out what causes them and how to get rid of that puffy, swollen look. View Post
  • Keratosis Pilaris – How to Soothe & Remove

    Keratosis pilaris doesn’t sound like much fun, but it’s a harmless condition, resulting from build-up of keratin, a protein found in skin.  Symptoms of keratosis pilaris include dry and rough patches on the skin, with painless tiny bumps in the affected area. View Post
  • Bentonite Clay, Kaolin Clay

    CLAY-though? Yes, that’s right...clay, Bentonite Clay, and Kaolin Clay to be specific. Believe it or not certain types of clay are extremely absorbent and extremely rich in nutrients. View Post
  • Black Seed (Black cumin) oil

    I’m voting for everything black! Especially when it's black seed oil and I could pour it over my whole life and be completely satisfied. Black is winning in many forms and one of my absolute favorites has to be Black seed, also known as, Black Cumin Oil. It is literally amazing and I don’t mean coconut oil amazing I mean like Melan-in Serum, liquid gold amazing! But don’t just take it from me, let me clue you in to its amazing benefits, you can be your own judge!  View Post