The Ordinary Argireline Solution 10% Review

The Ordinary Argireline Solution 10% Review

Unlike other products by The Ordinary, their Argireline 10% Solution isn’t one that’s discussed all too often. Compared to how popular their hyaluronic acid and niacinamide serum are, the Argireline solution is a product I’ve never heard about before until few months ago. Apparently they’ve been selling it for years but I’ve been completely oblivious … Read more

Do Face Masks Cause Acne?

How Do Face Masks Cause Acne

Strapping a piece of cloth to our faces isn’t exactly ideal for our skin and the problem is only made worse by scorching summer heat and excessive sweating.  It’s so bad, in fact, it lead to a whole new issue many of us were unfamiliar with before – maskne. Yes, face masks cause acne, but … Read more

How Do You Rehydrate Aging Skin?

How To Hydrate Aging Skin

The lack of hydration is one of the main reasons your skin gets sallow, saggy, and dull-looking as you age.  But how do you rehydrate aging skin once it starts to sag and look dull? Drinking a good amount of water (although beneficial) isn’t the only answer and it is unlikely that it will make … Read more

Best Skincare Routine When On Tretinoin (Retin-A)

Best Skincare Routine When On Tretinoin

Tretinoin is one of the most researched anti-aging and anti-acne treatments available in today’s market. It’s incredibly effective, however, its known side-effect is irritation which can leave you with red, sensitive, inflamed, and peeling skin.  Given that tretinoin is a powerful ingredient on its own, you need to make sure you are not adding fuel … Read more

10 Best Cleansers For Aging Skin

10 Best Cleansers For Aging Skin

Cleansing your skin is the first and most important step in your routine. This helps you remove bacteria, pollution, dust, makeup, and grime (instead of leaving them on your face).  Today I will talk about a few cleansing habits you should start implementing in order to take good care of mature skin as well as … Read more

The Complete Guide To Using Mandelic Acid

What Is Mandelic Acid

Many over-the-counter products nowadays include ingredients that address different skin concerns, including dark spots, dullness, wrinkles, acne, acne scarring, etc. Well, in case you didn’t know, one particular ingredient known as mandelic acid has shown the capability to target all the mentioned skin concerns and then some. But because it’s still a little bit elusive … Read more

20 Best Travel Size Skincare Products

20 Best Travel Size Skincare Products

Travel-sized skincare products come with several useful perks and this is why we all love them. Mini versions of our favorite skincare products help us maintain a solid skincare regimen while being away from home and these are super useful for transport because of the carry-on limits we often struggle with during traveling. Additionally, mini … Read more

The 5 Best Cleansers For Dry Skin

how to choose a cleanser for dry skin

Your cleanser is designed to remove the daily makeup, impurities and keep your face clean. However, many cleansers are often packed with surfactants: soaps that draw dirt, oil, and grime from pores. This can not only strip the moisture from your skin, but it can also lead to dry, uncomfortable patches that can cause premature … Read more

5 Best Sunscreens For Sensitive Skin

best sunscreen for sensitive skin

What’s the best sunscreen for sensitive skin?  So let’s talk about sensitive skin and sunscreens. My goal in this article is to teach you: what causes sensitive skin (perhaps your sunscreen isn’t the only problematic product?) how to choose the best sunscreen for sensitive skin? how to recognize what to avoid in a sunscreen? some of my … Read more

What Does Niacinamide Do For Skin?

What Does Niacinamide Do For Skin?

You have probably heard many people rave about this revolutionary ingredient that is soothing, healing, anti-inflammatory, and goes about every list of the top products you need to have in your skincare regimen. Niacinamide is a standout due to its versatility to help improve any skin type and relieve any skin concern. Even though niacinamide … Read more