Who has bought a face oil only to have it go bad half way through the bottle? Here are my tips to improving the shelf life of your face oils so you get all your month's worth of product.
My Current Weekday Winter Routine
The basics of any skincare routine is a good face wash, moisturizer, and sunscreen. Those three things can do wonders alone and is the best place to start. BUT I'm way extra so I've got have the treasure trove of everything skin care. So today I'm reviewing what I've been using for my day and [...]
Is it time to put up the hyaluronic acid?
UVA versus UVB rays
Why are parabens bad for your skin?
As I'm typing this I'm STILL trying to get over GoT. Really? Really? What? and congratulations to everyone who figured out how to see some of the earlier episodes. Episode 3 especially, and special thanks to Melisandre for the best episode ever and literally lighting the way. Beautiful acting, beautiful writing, beautiful cinematography. Loved GoT. [...]
How to get Bikini ready skin for this summer
This year we aren't planning any major vacations except a long weekend in Corpus Christi, Texas to visit my husbands family. But with summer coming in hard and cruise season upon us, bikini weather is definitely right around the corner and for some of the jetset it's already here. Even in a landlocked state, I [...]
February Skin Care Routine and New Favorites
This month I changed up my beauty ritual a little bit. Not only did I add retinaldehyde which straight up infuriated my skin but I added a few more products to help me make it through these final dry winter months, which always seems to be the worst, before spring comes with better temperatures and [...]
5 Best Body Scrubs and DIY Recipes for Bikini Ready Skin
Skincare 101: Toners
I went to bed at 8pm last night and woke up at 3am. So I decided to make a post! Purpose of toners: cleansing can change the pH of your skin and if over 25 hours of chemistry coursework has taught me anything is that pH is incredibly important. The pH of your skin a slightly [...]