The Do’s and Don’ts of Washing Your Face

  Glowing, happy skin makes you look healthier and younger. Getting that beautiful dewy skin might not be as hard to get as you think. The right skincare products and routine are vital to a healthy glow, from the ingredients to the application. A few do’s and don’ts can help you tweak your routin...

Get the Honest Answers to Popular Sunscreen Questions

When it comes to sunscreen, questions abound. We’ve answered a few of the most common to make sure your skin stays protected.   Is sunscreen safe for kids?  Yes, sunscreen is safe for kids. In fact, sunscreen is important for children from the time they can start wearing it at around six months...

How to Use Vitamin C to Prevent and Treat Wrinkles

Many of us overload on vitamin C when we feel a cold coming on, but this crucial vitamin does more than affect the immune system. Vitamin C has health benefits whether it’s ingested (eaten) or topical (applied directly to the skin). One of its many perks is the ability to prevent and treat wrink...

7 Common Habits that Can Make You Breakout

Breakouts can happen at any time, but somehow, they manage to show up when they’re the most inconvenient—the day you take your driver’s license photo or before a big work presentation. There are a few common habits that can contribute to breakouts and undermine a diligent skincare routine. Small ...

Order Matters: How to Know Which Skincare Products to Use First

Dry skin, uneven pigmentation, sun damage—the list of problems that can plague the skin is a long one. So, too, is the list of skincare products that counteract skin issues to strengthen, enliven, and give the skin a youthful glow. Maybe you’ve found a small collection of products that work for y...

How to Care for the Sensitive Skin Around the Eyes

The skin around the eyes is one of the first areas to show the fine lines and wrinkles of visible aging. The skin in this area is particularly thin with little subcutaneous fat. With age, the skin cells divide more slowly and the skin’s collagen and elastin fibers become looser and less able to r...

4 Reasons the Sun is Bad for Your Skin and 3 Reasons You Need It

Stepping out on a bright sunny day may feel good, but the sun does a number on your skin. The sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays penetrate the skin, causing both immediate and long-term damage. We’ll take a deeper look at skin damage caused by the sun. However, sunlight serves an invaluable role in your...

5 Ways to Attack Wrinkles with Consistency and Good Timing

Aging is a fact of life. But how you care for your skin can reduce wrinkles and other visible signs of aging. It takes consistency, timing, and the right skincare products used in the right order to keep your skin’s natural youthful glow. As we age, the skin loses its elasticity. It thins, become...

5 Surprising Skincare Ingredients Your Skin Needs (and Will Love)

Your skin is the first line of defense against all kinds of dangerous invaders, from damaging sun rays to bacteria. Like any sound defensive system, the skin needs regular upkeep to stay in peak condition. The ingredients in your skincare products act as fortification for your protective barrier....

How to Use Face Masks to Perfect Your Skin

For many people, face masks are a luxury saved for special occasions. While you don’t necessarily need to use one every day, a good face mask makes an excellent addition to your weekly skincare routine. Face masks are made to target specific skin issues, from general moisturization to pore-cleari...