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How the Gym Can Get You Great Skin

How the Gym Can Get You Great Skin

Hi there lovely readers! I wanted to quickly share with you that I recently wrote a guest post over on The North Left blog. In my post I share research into how exercise has a range of amazing benefits for your skin. It’s somehow cathartic […]

Missha All-Around Safe Block Essence Sun Milk Review

Missha All-Around Safe Block Essence Sun Milk Review

This is a lesson in how something can be perfect in every way, but it still might not work out for you. Let me preface this story by explaining how I ended up trying out a new sunscreen. As you may know I’ve been using […]

Dermaplaning: Why, What and How to Shave Your Face

Dermaplaning: Why, What and How to Shave Your Face

You’ve probably heard about the latest trend in non-invasive skin procedures, dermaplaning. And yes – it is just a fancy word for face shaving. Men have been doing it for centuries, but somehow it’s only recently become somewhat acceptable for women to shave their faces. […]

Why Visiting the Ocean can Improve Your Acne

Why Visiting the Ocean can Improve Your Acne

If you’ve ever been on holiday to the beach and noticed that your skin cleared up, you’re not the only one. Many people have experience the same and it’s widely believed that going to the beach, even with its harsh sun and salty sea spray, […]

7 Signs it’s Time to See a Dermatologist

7 Signs it’s Time to See a Dermatologist

Thought I’m a huge advocate that a great skin care routine can cure many evils, I’m under no illusion that it’s magic. Sometimes, we reach a point where no matter what you do, you need to consult with a professional before your problems can be […]

6 Tips for Sticking to a Routine & Building Skin Care Habits

6 Tips for Sticking to a Routine & Building Skin Care Habits

Building a skin care routine is hard. The products and techniques can overwhelm you. Even once you think you have it all planned out, the hard part has yet to come. Actually performing and sticking to a routine can be challenging day in and day […]

Downloadable DIY Skin Care Routine Builder

Downloadable DIY Skin Care Routine Builder

It’s so great that you want to get started and are committed to creating each step in your routine. Before you can jump in and fill out your skin care routine, you need to make sure of a few things… Discover your skin type, concerns, […]

Flatten Inflammatory + Cystic Acne with One Ingredient

Flatten Inflammatory + Cystic Acne with One Ingredient

Inflammatory acne like papules, pustules and cysts aren’t glamorous or fun. They are painful and can leave serious scarring behind once they’re gone. Once you’ve determined that you’re dealing with inflammatory acne, that’s only half the battle. The real test of patience is searching out […]

Fight Blackheads and Whiteheads with One Ingredient

Fight Blackheads and Whiteheads with One Ingredient

Whiteheads, also knows as closed comedones, are one of the many different types of acne. They are a non-inflamed collection of debris including dirt, oil, sweat and dead skin that has clogged a pore. If a clogged pore is not covered by skin and so […]

Fading Freckles and Pigmentation: Three Effective Ingredients

Fading Freckles and Pigmentation: Three Effective Ingredients

Whether you’re a sun bunny, into outdoor sports or work, or you’ve been through a pregnancy, dullness and uneven skin tone are a problem many people struggle with. But not so many know that often these issues are caused by the same underlying pigmentation problems. […]