Acne

Acne Fighting Makeup Products

If you wear makeup and have acne, you have likely heard that all you have to do is stop wearing your face products and your skin will clear up. This common misconception places all of the blame for breakouts on cosmetics and is pretty easy to fall for if you …
Acne

Best Carrier Oils for Treating Acne

With many people becoming more and more interested in the health and beauty benefits of essential oils, it was only a matter of time before the natural alternatives to commercial acne products came to light. Oils like tea tree and lavender have been used for generations to treat a host …
Skin Care

Best Chapped Lips Treatments and Tips

With the arrival of winter, we are all delighted with the presence of hot cocoa, candy canes, Christmas lights, and yuletide cheer. Unfortunately, chapped lips are also here to greet us this holiday season. What are chapped lips? Characterized by dryness, flaking, scales, sores, swelling, cracking, bleeding, and pain, chapped …
Acne

Glutathione Benefits for Acne Prone Skin

With all of the fun ingredients that go into skincare products nowadays, it can be quite easy to be a bit sucked in by the catchy packaging and cute titles. Who would not want to use a masked called Watermelon Glow that is bright pink and in an adorable minimalist …
Skin Care

All About Fragrance Usage in Skin Care Products

If you are like many of us, your nose occasionally leads your wallet. Personally, I know for a fact that if something smells amazing, I am more inclined to purchase it, for better or worse. As a matter of fact, it has been proven that certain specific scents will trigger …
Acne

FODMAP Diet and Acne

It comes as no surprise that your diet impacts the quality of your skin. There is a common idea that greasy, fried foods and potato chips cause breakouts while blueberries and fresh veggies are absolutely fine in any quantity. Food affects your skin in a host of other ways, including …
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Does Jojoba Oil Help Heal Acne?

What Is Jojoba Oil? With many people turning to natural skincare, the essential oil market is absolutely booming. Used for centuries to treat illnesses ranging from eczema to anxiety, essential oils have proven to be quite effectively anecdotally. Jojoba oil, a type of popular carrier oil, has been especially well …
Skin Care

A Guide to Hair Removal

Though it is more acceptable nowadays, body hair was once an incredible taboo. Legs were kept shaven and moustaches ripped out at the roots all in the name of beauty. Seriously, in some cultures hairlines were plucked individually to give the illusion of a larger forehead. As a whole, we …