Why Oil Cleansers Need Emulsifiers

Why Oil Cleansers Need Emulsifiers

What is a emulsifier? Why is an emulsifer important to a oil cleanser? Today we're going to answer those questions and many many more.

Rating Celebrity Skincare | Billie Eilish’s Nighttime Routine

Oh Billie. We can improve this one. In general, its a great routine with a ton of great little tid bits. But there are some things that made me stop and make sure I heard what I did. Billie does have a rather long selfcare routine covering her hair, skin, and nails. We're just going [...]

Product Review | Ion Brilliance Luxe Solutions

Sally Beauty Luxe Solutions is somewhat new to the Ion lineup. The system started with the shampoo, conditioner, masque, and hair serum/oil. The serum came in a fun two-phase pump but was discontinued during COVID although it's still on Amazon and Ebay. Instead they've launched a Hair dyer and an Airstyler, both of which are [...]

Why Oily Skin Needs an Oil Cleanser

Why Oily Skin Needs an Oil Cleanser

If you have oily skin hear me out, you should be using an oil based cleanser to clean your face in the morning and evening. Photo by Eva Bronzini on Pexels.com Science is science and one central law of science is 'Like dissolves Like'. Its a major concept in organic chemistry. If you've ever mixed [...]

My Deepest Condolences

To everyone in the UK and Commonwealth, I send my deepest condolences as we hear and process the passing of Her Majesty the Queen. Lives have been lived knowing a single monarch who saw the world and the UK rocket through so many significant world events. We have exited a remarkable Second Elizabethan Era in [...]

Rating Celebrity Skincare Routines | Kate Moss

I watch the Vogue get ready with me videos in the background. I have to admit that Kate Moss' video is kind of the vibe I need. Listening to her go through her skincare routine and say 'My daughter tells me off all the time' because she doesn't wear sunscreen is the funniest thing going. [...]

The Best Body Lotions to Hydrate Winter Skin

The Best Body Lotions to Hydrate Winter Skin

The air is finally getting cooler in the south, there's dew. They rains have returned, which means two things. Football season and winter is coming. In the south winter isn't always gorgeous, it's brown and dormant. That blah also pertains to our skin. Winter skin is the worst. It's itchy, painful, and annoying. If you're [...]

How to | Hair Drying Philosophy

If you're like me, the drying of the hair is a very long process. My hair is currently 3 feet long from the crown of my head landing just above my waist. BUT. What's the best way to dry it that's going to cause the least amount of damage but won't take an hour to [...]

Product Review | Curie Deodorant (as seen on Shark Tank)

Curie Deodorant is a newer 'natural' deodorant. The full ingredient list for the Unscented DO is: Coconut OilArrowroot PowderBeeswaxBaking SodaCorn StarchCocoa ButterTriethyl CitrateSunflower Seed WaxSunflower Seed OilElderberry ExtractCucumber ExtractChamomile Flower ExtractAloe VeraSage OilVitamin ESodium Caproyl/Lauroyl Lactylate My full time job is in the realm of pesticide applications. In my training and education of applicators and [...]