Skincare Review: First Aid Beauty Face Cleanser, Facial Radiance Pads, Facial Radiance AHA Intensive Peel, Fab Skin Retinol Eye Cream with Triple Hyaluronic Acid

Textures from some products from First Aid Beauty that I’m playing around with. On top is the Face Cleanser ($21), which has a creamy whipped texture that promises to calm, soothe, nourish, hydrate, and protect using aloe, allantoin, glycerin, and the brand’s FAB antioxidant booster (licorice root, feverfew, and white tea extracts). This leaves my…… Continue reading Skincare Review: First Aid Beauty Face Cleanser, Facial Radiance Pads, Facial Radiance AHA Intensive Peel, Fab Skin Retinol Eye Cream with Triple Hyaluronic Acid

Brand Overview: Rooki Beauty

Using superfoods and japanese extraction techniques and modern delivery systems, Rooki Beauty capitalizes on fruits and veggies’ antioxidants, vitamins, and phytonutrients on their skincare products that promise glowing and healthy skin. Their products are also cruelty-free and are made without artificial fragrances, mineral oils, parabens, phthalates, PEGs, and coal tire dyes. The Honey Matcha Cleansing…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Rooki Beauty

Skincare Review: Joanna Vargas Exfoliating Mask

Just so we’re clear, I am here to publicly eat my words because I found my favorite scrub when I have repeatedly said I hate scrubs. It’s all because of Joanna Vargas and her Exfoliating Mask. This exfoliating treatment promises to draw out impurities and clean pores. It contains galactoarabinan from larch tree, kaolin clay,…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Joanna Vargas Exfoliating Mask

Skincare Review: Alpyn Beauty PlantGenius

Brands’ stories always intrigue me and how this brand came about is another interesting one. Founder Kendra Kolb Butler used to work at beauty companies in NYC before deciding to move to Wyoming with her family. It was there were she found wild forests of arnica and chamomile, and the fields of lavender and sage,…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Alpyn Beauty PlantGenius

Why your AM and PM routines should be different

When I first found out that skincare goes beyond cleansers and toners, I got to know the benefits of serums, essences, masks, and moisturizers. Then I read about the 10-step routine and it’s just information overload. There is so much to do, and for someone who has oily skin with pigmentation, there’s a lot to…… Continue reading Why your AM and PM routines should be different