Franken-care: How to Care for Skin in Between Seasons

Summer months mean more clay masks, light lotions, and more diligent sunscreen application; while winter means heavier creams, moisture sheet masks, and lots of Chapstick. But what about the in-between? The transition time? The je ne sais quoi period between summer and fall, fall and winter, etc etc etc. Each day is a fresh hell of nonsensical weather that makes you regret wearing that face … Continue reading Franken-care: How to Care for Skin in Between Seasons

Skin-Brightening Ingredients Aren’t What You Think. They’re Better!

Firming, smoothing, tightening. These are all pretty self-explanatory. What about terms like brightening? Toning? Will it make my skin color lighter? Does it involve makeup or sparkles? Is it safe? All good questions. Brightening products are meant to “brighten” dark spots. It has ingredients that are supposed to help minimize the appearance of dark marks on your skin that have resulted from acne, sun exposure, … Continue reading Skin-Brightening Ingredients Aren’t What You Think. They’re Better!