Skin Care

Using a nice, luscious body scrub is hands down one of the best bodycare practices you could ever add to your routine. They keep your skin soft and smooth with very little work, and not to mention that they almost always smell good enough to eat!  That's not for no...
Get your skin together for the new year with these 7 products!
If you're working on updating your look for the new year, getting into a good skincare regimen and routine together is a must. Admittedly, finding the right stuff can be a bit of a daunting task when you don't know where to go or even look for recommendations!  I mean, sure,...
Did you know that it's possible for you to become immune to skincare products? Yup! It's all in the ingredients, and actually more common than you think.  Picture this. You just got a holy-grail bottle of serum, and with its vibrant reviews, you hope it’ll help nick the blackheads and give...
Snail mucin or snail slime is one of the buzziest ingredients in the beauty zeitgeist. Yes, those sluggish, slimy creatures that have been crawling in your backyard are no longer a unique addition to the menu at fancy French restaurants. They’ve made their debut into your night creams and serums and...
If you've been on the search for the secret to flawless advert-worthy skin, you've probably tried everything from replacing your beauty products with rosehip oil to smearing complexion-boosting products all over your face. And, Polyhydroxy Acids – the latest beauty a la mode, beloved by A-list celebrities and beauty enthusiasts...
Hands up if you enjoy the ritual of removing makeup compared to applying it. Same here. And with the myriad of hard-working face washes on the market, who can blame us? Unlike serums and moisturizers, cleansers rid your face of bad bacteria, pollution particulates, and dead skin cells that cling to...
When it comes to feeling and looking your best, acne scars can put a huge damper on your confidence. And while some of them are relatively mild in nature, others are severe and make take months or even years to heal.  At times it feels like nothing will clear up the...
If you’re an East Asian skincare products and routines aficionado, gua sha is the next Asian skincare tool you might want to try ASAP. Popularly referred to as the Botox of the East, this incredibly effective skin-sculpting tool has been rapidly taking over the world, one toned, glowing, and plump...
Skincare sticks are kinda like chapstick for your face. Okay, I know that doesn't sound awfully appealing, but think about all of the reasons why we love chapstick: they're easy to use, super convenient, and really gets the job done quickly. It's the very same thing here.  Really, these super...
Let's get one thing clear—eczema is nothing short of irritating all year long. It's extremely itchy, annoyingly dry and flaky, and can leave unsightly rashes all over your body. And those unfortunate symptoms actually still fall on the mild to moderate side of things.  However, symptoms can absolutely worsen depending on things...
If you love winding down with a chilled glass of Syrah or Merlot, you’re probably familiar with the fact that it’s good for the heart. But, do you red wine might also be incredible for your skin? Well, credit this to resveratrol, a powerhouse skincare ingredient found in the skin of...
Summer screams sun-kissed skin (sans the burns), Cosmopolitans by the beach, and pared-down skincare routines. But as the temperatures start dipping, it might be time to begin preparations for the impending chilly turmoil by swapping out the lightweight summer staples for heavier options. When your neighborhood starts filling up with beautiful...
Bright skin is a term that gets tossed around a lot in the skincare universe – we all love what an ingeniously placed highlighter or illuminating concealer can do. That radiant glow that products promise to offer has been the focus of various beauty websites and makeup brands – and...
Black woman applying green tea serum
Green tea and "healthy living" are nearly synonymous. From boosting your immune system to preventing hair breakage and shedding, it's basically the holy grail of tea. And like most natural things, it's also an exceptionally beneficial ingredient in skincare products, as well.  Yup, that's right! Green tea is full of...
Properly layering your scents by doubling down on perfume and lotion has always been the key to smelling good all day. And while it may seem simple to do at first, the process actually requires a little bit of finesse if you really want to smell your best all day...