Tag Archives: skin care

What Is Multi-Masking and How To Do It

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Face masks can help the skin in so many different ways, especially if you are using them on a regular basis. However, did you know that there is a way in which you can get even more out of your face masks? This is all thanks to multi-masking, a technique that is becoming increasingly popular […]

When Is ‘Too Much’ Skin Care?

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I’m not referring to the 12-step skincare regimens, although that does seem like a lot.  I’m referring to how much of each product you use with each application.  Typically we use too much of each product which can result in going through the bottle too fast, spending more money, and even potentially causing negative effects […]

My Hand and Body Care Five-Star Picks

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We spend so much time and money caring for our faces, sometimes we neglect the skin from the neck down.  However, it’s equally as important to take care of your hands and body.  Here’s a quick look at my five-star products for everywhere else you have skin: Butter London Melt Away Cuticle Exfoliator – I […]

My Five-Star Skincare Picks

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While I love trying new skin care, there are also those products which seem to always make it back in the cabinet no matter how many of them I use up.  I don’t know if I will ever stop trying new products, but I seem to come back to these favorites: Philosophy Purity Made Simple […]

5 Skin Emergencies and How to Fix Them

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We’ve all had them, those skin emergencies that pop up right before that important date or a big meeting with the boss. Here are three common ones and quick fixes that can get you through: Flaky dry lips or skin – If you suddenly discover dry flakes, it won’t matter if you have the best […]

My Recent Organic Skincare Discovery

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I discovered Farmaesthetics on Nordstrom.com and have been very impressed. This natural and organic brand is hypo-allergenic and dermatologist tested. Personally, I can’t resist anything scented with natural lavender essential oil. I’m not a huge fan of the fake lavender scents, but the real thing? I’ll take it in almost any product! That’s why I […]

Five-Product Skin Care Regimen

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While I’m a self-admitted skincare junkie, I find the popular and trendy 12-step Korean skincare regimens daunting to say the least. First of all, how does one remember which product to use in what order? Second of all, while I enjoy taking care of my skin, I don’t necessarily want to spend an hour each […]

Skincare Ingredients to Address Sun Damage

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With summer comes more outdoor activities which means the higher potential for sun damage. We have repeatedly heard about using sunscreen to prevent this aging effect, but sometimes the damage can happen before we even realize we needed to reapply that SPF 30. Here is a great summary of the key ingredients to look for […]

Skin Care Ingredient: What’s the Buzz About Honey?

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Whether you are making your own skincare in your kitchen, or shopping in the finest department store, honey is an amazing skincare ingredient to look for. Not only does it tend to have a sweetly delicious scent, but the skin benefits are almost countless. Keep in mind that the most benefits are found in raw […]

Jelessi The Future is Now

Beauty Frizz Beauty Boost LED Facial Device

Ever wondered what the future of beauty looks like? Well, after using Jelessi’s Photonix-1 Facial Rejuvenation tool, I say the future is now. Being a beauty blogger, I feel like I’ve seen it all. There’s all kinds of gadgets and gizmos out there. But even still, I can’t help but stare in wonder as I […]