Coconut Oil: A How-To Guide

I’m sure you’re well aware of all the articles, celebs, and style gurus gushing about the wonders of coconut oil. They’re all ranting and raving. What I noticed, however, was no one is explaining exactly HOW to use this “holy grail” of beauty products. I ran into a few roadblocks on my path towards coconut heaven, and I wanted to share those with you! gif … Continue reading Coconut Oil: A How-To Guide

Hydration for Hibernation Weather

Perhaps you already feel the bitter cold of winter wind, or maybe you’re just preparing for when it does come. Don’t let the biting cold and heating units dry out and aggravate your skin. You need to alter your skincare routine to adjust to these changing conditions in the weather. Switch to more creamy, hydrating formulas. Even if you’re breakout prone, you need to introduce … Continue reading Hydration for Hibernation Weather

A Complete Guide to A Complete Skincare Regimen (All Steps not Required!)

Skincare Routine 1) Double Cleanse: First Cleanse You might be thinking, wait, first? I have to cleanse more than once? Frankly, yes. Yes you do. This is the concept of Double Cleansing, which you may or may not have heard of. Double cleansing is a way of cleansing your face twice to ensure that all dirt, oil, and makeup have been removed. It’s not just … Continue reading A Complete Guide to A Complete Skincare Regimen (All Steps not Required!)

The Opposite of Makeup: The Basics of Skincare

We take special attention to carefully apply our makeup. Foundation, blush, shadow, mascara etc. What about when it’s time to hit the sac? gif courtesy of barkpost.com Please, Lord baby Jesus, tell me you don’t sleep in your makeup on a regular basis. Once in a drunken blue moon, it’s bound to happen. Sure. If you commit this beauty crime frequently, however, your makeup will … Continue reading The Opposite of Makeup: The Basics of Skincare

Skincare for Oily/Acne Prone Skin

Whether you have enough oil to rival the BP spill, enlarged pores, blackheads, or straight up acne, you need to follow a routine that has products catered to your skincare concerns. Luckily, all of these issues can be addressed with some similar ingredients. Read on to learn more about how you can clear up your skin on a daily basis. Cleanser: You want a cleanser … Continue reading Skincare for Oily/Acne Prone Skin

Summer Skin: Not Your Mother’s Self-Tanner

It’s summer and time to for everyone to break out their sundresses… err, upon seeing our pasty, pasty legs, maybe not. Hey, ladies! Don’t let your porcelain skin keep you from wearing what you want this summer. Using self-tanner will allow you to revive the tone of your skin. You can either fake a summer tan, or just bring your translucent self a little bit … Continue reading Summer Skin: Not Your Mother’s Self-Tanner