Clarisonic Lovers, You Should Know About This

Are you addicted to your Clarisonic? I know I am. After removing my makeup with an oil-based cleanser, I use a gentle cleanser with my Clarisonic to remove all remaining traces of makeup and oil. Wow. Such clean. Many refresh. For many of us out there, however, our skin can get sensitive and those little, vibrating bristles can feel less than revitalizing. Whether you naturally … Continue reading Clarisonic Lovers, You Should Know About This

The Total Cleanse: Steps to Fully & Properly Removing Makeup

Cleansing your face might seem like a pretty straight forward concept. Wash your face until you don’t see anymore makeup left. Right? Wrong. Just as there’s an art to putting on makeup, there’s an art to taking it off. Here are the proper steps to ensure you cleanse your face properly, which will allow your other skincare products to fully penetrate and absorb for most … Continue reading The Total Cleanse: Steps to Fully & Properly Removing Makeup

Tool Time: Face-Cleansing Devices

No fluff or fanfare. Let’s get right down to it! Washcloth: Pros: Cheapest, offers a good level of exfoliation Cons: Harbors a lot of bacteria, can tug on skin and lead to skin irritation and wrinkles. Tips: Use a fresh washcloth every time to avoid bacterial contamination Sponge: Pros: Cheap, offers a good level of exfoliation without tugging on skin Cons: Can harbor some bacteria … Continue reading Tool Time: Face-Cleansing Devices

Let’s Come Clean: Cleaning Your Beauty Tools

Admit it, ladies, you probably don’t clean your makeup brushes as much as you should. Lord knows I don’t! It’s a messy hassle that takes up counter space while your slew of brushes lie drying on your bathroom counter. So annoying. Think about it, though, if you’re not cleaning your brushes frequently (we’ll get to how often in a minute), you’re going to be diminishing … Continue reading Let’s Come Clean: Cleaning Your Beauty Tools