Cult Favorite: Apto Skincare Healing Mask with Turmeric

I have already experienced the benefits of turmeric but not in mask form. So, as a lover of masks, I can’t not try the Healing Mask with Turmeric from Apto Skincare. This face mask contains azelaic acid to remove dead skin cells, treat rosacea, and prevent breakouts of a variety of skin types. Aside from…… Continue reading Cult Favorite: Apto Skincare Healing Mask with Turmeric

Brand Overview: Mun Skincare

With the philosophy that a clear, glowing complexion is the perfect foundation, celebrity makeup artist Munemi Imai founded Mun Skincare. The brand aims to nurture, balance, and brighten all skin. Their products contain sustainably-sourced ingredients and are natural, organic, cruelty-free, and vegan. Ann oil-based cleanser, the Akwi Purifying Cleanser ($65) promises to lift impurities, unclog…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Mun Skincare

Skincare Review: Plant Apothecary

Wanting to promote healthy ingredients, environmental friendliness, and social responsibility, couple Holly McWhorter and Bjarke Ballisager created Plant Apothecary, an overall wellness brand aimed to moisturize, purify, de-stress, exfoliate any skin. Their uses aromatherapy and herbalism to create plant-based products that are vegan, cruelty-free and are made without gluten, GMO, petroleum, parabens, phthalates, sulfates, and silicones. The…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Plant Apothecary

Skincare Review: Puriste Gentle Purifying Facial Cleanser and 8% Glycolic Acid Night Cream

Developed by dermatologist Dr. Sylvia Garnis-Jones, Puriste uses medical-grade formulations in products promising to uncomplicate you skincare routine. Manufactured in Canada and entirely women-owned and operated, the products from Puriste are cruelty-free and do not contain dyes, fragrances, mineral oils, parabens, sulfates, phthalates, or synthetic preservatives. They sent over two products that they think would…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Puriste Gentle Purifying Facial Cleanser and 8% Glycolic Acid Night Cream

Cult Favorite: Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi™ Anti-Pollution Sunshine Drops

As someone with warm-toned medium skin, I never really felt the need to tan. Also, if I get darker from hanging out outdoors, I don’t get that glowing fresh from vacation look. I get this muddy grey-brown tone that can look dull and ashy on a bad day. So, I try to shorten my sun…… Continue reading Cult Favorite: Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi™ Anti-Pollution Sunshine Drops