Blemish-Prone Skin Care Tips for Cold Weather

When we think of cold weather affecting skin, we think of dry skin—rosacea, chapping, and the like. But what about blemish-prone skin during cold weather? Those with problem skin often experience worse breakouts during winter without ever knowing why. Well, we’re here to explain why breakouts can be worse during winter, and what to do about it! The first reason is somewhat obvious: temperature. Cold … Continue reading Blemish-Prone Skin Care Tips for Cold Weather

Korean Blemish Care

Oily skin, problem skin, blemish-prone skin; however you describe your difficult skin type, one thing is certain—it’s a pain to deal with! Some products make you break out, while other seem to make excess oil even worse. Not to mention the irritation, redness, and discomfort that can come from using poorly formulated products. If you’re looking for new ideas for caring for your blemish-prone skin, … Continue reading Korean Blemish Care

How to Care for Oily and Combination Skin

Oily and combination skin types are extremely common but can feel difficult to care for. That doesn’t have to be the case! Taking good care of your oily or combination skin can help your skin feel more comfortable and more beautiful. Proper care may also help diminish the appearance and length of blemishes. Read on to learn how to choose the right skin care for oily … Continue reading How to Care for Oily and Combination Skin

STOP! Toner Time!

The toner is the most often overlooked skin care product. Many people believe that toners are only for problematic skin, but that is not the case! Skin care toners act like a “booster” to your skin care routine. They help balance oil production, refine the skin’s appearance, and provide a light layer of moisture even before you apply your moisturizer! Korean skin care toners are the best on the … Continue reading STOP! Toner Time!

The Pink Complex: Cicarelief’s Secret Weapon

Real Barrier Cicarelief is a favorite of those with sensitive skin, as well as those with acne! It’s a versatile line that’s designed to soothe redness, inflammation, and irritation. How does Cicarelief accomplish all this? Well, besides MLE and the Real Barrier Three-Calming Complex, Cicarelief has another secret weapon: The Pink Complex. The Pink Complex is unique to Cicarelief and is the reason for the … Continue reading The Pink Complex: Cicarelief’s Secret Weapon

Our Favorite Korean Skin Care Acne Spot Treatments

The foundation of K-beauty lies in treating the skin with care and respect. When it comes to acne, it’s hard to ignore the urge to destroy those blemishes by popping and drying them out of existence! Unfortunately, treating your skin so harshly can lead to causing wounds, infection, and even scarring. That’s why following the Korean skin care method is extra important when it comes to acne skin care. Targeting blemishes … Continue reading Our Favorite Korean Skin Care Acne Spot Treatments

Acne Awareness: Can Dry Skin Have Acne?

People associate acne with oily skin, but the truth is that most adults with acne actually have dry skin! The issue here is that most acne treatment products work by drying out the skin, resulting in issues like flaking, cracking, peeling, and excessive feelings of dryness. Whether you have a skin condition that causes acne (like rosacea) or you deal with hormonal breakouts, there are many ways to address acne blemishes without … Continue reading Acne Awareness: Can Dry Skin Have Acne?

Clarify and Balance Skin with Control-T

When you have dehydrated skin that becomes oily and acne-prone, you know how hard it is to find skin care that works for you. Many people assume that oily, blemished skin is simply that, but the truth is that many dry and sensitive skin types produce excess sebum and experience breakouts. Because most acne-related skin care is formulated to dry out the skin, it is impossible to find something … Continue reading Clarify and Balance Skin with Control-T

New Korean Skin Care Regimens and Acne Skin Care

New year, new products! We are excited to unveil our first new formulas of 2019. Below, you’ll find two new additions to our soothing and clarifying Cicarelief range, as well as two new regimens inspired by teaming up with our friends at Studio86! Here’s a look at our latest and greatest products and regimens: NEW Cicarelief Gel Balm features 66% centella asiatica, an ingredient rich in amino acids, … Continue reading New Korean Skin Care Regimens and Acne Skin Care

Best Korean Skin Care for Blemishes

If you have dry, acne-prone skin, you know how hard it is to find a cream to address all your concerns at once. Most people associate acne blemishes with oily skin, so most acne skin care products are also formulated to feel light and non-cloying to oily skin types. But the truth is that many dry conditions (such as rosacea) can cause acne breakouts, leaving skin both dry and broken … Continue reading Best Korean Skin Care for Blemishes