Beauty Terms Decoded: What do they even mean?

If you have been confused by all sorts of beauty jargon, you are not alone. I’ve to admit prior to getting into the industry, I too was just as confused as you have been. Sometimes I genuinely feel that the industry throws out these mumble jumble just to intimidate us. I mean don’t get me…

Physical vs. Chemical Exfoliants 101 + Know Your Acids

There is always a misconception when we hear exfoliants. It does not necessary mean “microbeads” or “scrubs”. It could simply mean acids. Also, I think most of my clients naturally freak out when I mentioned acids. I think we tend to forget that our skin’s acid mantles pH is at 4.5 to 5.5pH. Therefore, unlike…

How Your Facial Cleanser Can Affect Your Skin: Cleansing 101

I’ve mentioned this one on of my previous post. Make sure you choose a cleanser than is hydrating to your skin. It may seem as counterintuitive but leaving your skin feeling taut after a wash only indicates that your cleanser is too harsh for your skin. Even if you have acne/oily skin it is best…

WOWDER!: We found 7 Glossier Product “Dupes” You’d Absolutely LOVE!

Glossier is all the hype right now. Especially with their latest “revolutionary” Wowder that promises HD coverage catered for every skin tone. The brand is literarily everywhere on Instagram. Personally, I feel that Glossier is a brand done right. The way the brand was founded, the way they “innovate” products, to they way they gets…