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 … Continue reading Beauty Terms Decoded: What do they even mean?
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 … Continue reading Physical vs. Chemical Exfoliants 101 + Know Your Acids
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 … Continue reading How Your Facial Cleanser Can Affect Your Skin: Cleansing 101
Cleansing seems like the simplest and most basic step of our skincare regime yet some of us still get it wrong. I've had clients who complain about their skin condition and then only to find out that their face cleanser is the culprit. I for one am guilty of using the wrong type of cleanser … Continue reading How Best to Cleanse Your Face: Are you washing your face correctly?
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 … Continue reading WOWDER!: We found 7 Glossier Product “Dupes” You’d Absolutely LOVE!
As a general rule of thumb, if Kim K is on to a new anti-aging treatment, chances are it's the next big thing. She is always well ahead with beauty trends, from contouring, vampire facial to facial cupping. She posted a photo on Snapchat captioned: "Face cupping facial at Nurse Jamie". In case you didn't … Continue reading “Why Facial Cupping is Good for You” – Nurse Jamie: Plus+ How you can do it at Home