Understanding Skin Issues

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 […]

How to Tell If Your Redness is Rosacea

How to Tell If Your Redness is Rosacea

Feeling like your skin is red a lot of the time?  It’s easy to jump to conclusions (especially with the help of Dr. Google) and assume that red skin means you’re suffering from rosacea. But unfortunately there are a lot of different casues of redness […]

How to Easily Determine the Kind of Acne you Have

How to Easily Determine the Kind of Acne you Have

Not all acne is created equal. It’s important to understand the various ways that acne can present as so you know which ingredients to treat it with. There’s a range of acne that differs from easily treatable to chronic. Read on to learn about the […]

How to Deal with Cold Sores

How to Deal with Cold Sores

There’s things in life that nobody wants but they’re unavoidable. One of the not-too-scary yet not-so-pleasant conditions that you can pick up along your lifetime are cold sores. Like periods or zits, cold sores seem to be able to sense when you need to look […]

4 Surprising Reasons Why You’re Breaking Out

4 Surprising Reasons Why You’re Breaking Out

Whether you’ve dealt with consistent acne for years or you’ve just woken up one morning to a brand new family of pimples on your chin, it can be frustrating not to know why. A common misconception is that bad hygiene causes acne – this isn’t […]

How to Identify Acne Marks & Scars: PIE vs PIH

How to Identify Acne Marks & Scars: PIE vs PIH

Acne sucks. But what sucks even more is having your skin clear up, only to find you’ve got to deal with what’s left behind (as if pimples aren’t enough). You might have a few small pink spots, crater-like dents or raised skin toned bumps. To […]

What’s Your Skin Condition? Demystifying Dehydration & Sensitivity

What’s Your Skin Condition? Demystifying Dehydration & Sensitivity

If you’ve already read my post about skin types, you should already know whether you’re dry, normal, oily or combination. But that’s not all – there is another factor that impacts how your skin behaves and the routine you should use. Let’s talk about skin […]

The Beginner’s Guide to Finding Out Your Skin Type

The Beginner’s Guide to Finding Out Your Skin Type

The most common question I hear from beginners just dipping their toes into the world of skin care is “How can I figure my skin type?“. This question is usually coming from a place of confusion, and for good reason, because it can feel like […]