Why do men need different skin care products? The question has been asked many times—and the idea that men need different skin care has actually been joked about for years! The truth is, men’s skin really is different from women’s skin, and the need for specialized skin care products is real. Men’s skin is thicker on average—up to 25% thicker!) than women’s skin. It also tends to … Continue reading Men’s Korean Skin Care—How Men’s Skin Differs
Did you grow up using oil-free skin care? Are you still afraid that oil-based skin care will break you out? Do you feel like skin care oils will feel heavy or greasy? There’s no need to worry! The understanding of how oils help your skin has come a very long way from when we believed that oils would cause greasiness, breakouts, and more. There are … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why You Should Use Skin Care Oils
Happy September, all! Did you know that September is the most common birth month? September 9th is the most “popular” birthday, which means lots of mamas are eagerly awaiting their baby’s arrival any day now. If you or a loved one is expecting, congratulations! There is nothing more exciting than a new baby. On the other side of the coin, those mamas are in desperate … Continue reading Maternity Skin Care for the Most Popular Birth Month!
Step #1 in every skin care regimen is cleansing. Removing excess oils, dirt, debris, and makeup is essential to skin health, as well as the efficacy of your other skin care products! But with so many cleansers to choose from, how do you know which one is right for you? If you’re wondering which face cleanser texture will suit your skin best, here’s a spoiler: … Continue reading Which Type of Face Wash Should I Use?
Psoriasis or plaque psoriasis is an immune-related condition which mainly presents itself as a rash. It appears as red or pink areas of thick, raised, and scaly skin—usually described as psoriasis plaque. It sometimes instead appears as small, flat bumps. Psoriasis rash is generally found on the elbows, knees, and scalp, but it can actually be found anywhere on the body, including nails and even … Continue reading At-Home Psoriasis Skin Care
Face masks are front and center in the media today. Keeping your community safe should be #1 on your priority list, but after you run your errands and you’re able to go N95-free at home, we suggest you put on a different sort of mask. Skin care face masks are nothing new. Women (and men!) have been using beauty face masks for decades to improve … Continue reading The Benefits of Skin Care Face Masks
Summertime brings with it increased risk of sunburn, but that’s not the only summer skin care concern! Here’s a look at a few of the most common summertime skin issues and how you can deal with them. Blemish breakouts. When you sweat, it mixes with the bacteria and sebum on your skin, which can clog pores and lead to more pimples than usual. This is mainly … Continue reading Five Most Common Summer Skin Care Concerns (and What to Do About Them)
Everyone knows about skin care cleansers, toners, moisturizers, and treatment products…but have you ever used a skin care essence? Skin care essences may sound less powerful or beneficial than the skin care terms you’re more familiar with—after all, the word essence conjures up feelings of a small amount or hint of something. The truth is the exact opposite, though. Skin care essences—at least the ones found … Continue reading Skin Care Essences Explained
Sunburn is the #1 summer skin care concern. Whether you’re a sun-worshipper or you try your best to avoid the sun’s damaging rays, it’s likely that your skin will experience some sunburn this summer. In order to best support your skin while it heals from sunburn, it’s helpful to know the severity levels of sunburn and what your skin may need you to do about … Continue reading How Long Does a Sunburn Last?
As summer gets into full swing, so does sun-related skin damage. Sunburn is the most common visible sign of sun damage, but did you know that by the time your skin is pink and painful (or tan!) that far more damage has already been done? Most visible signs of skin aging are caused by sun damage, along with hyperpigmentation, hypersensitivity, and the big one—skin cancer. … Continue reading Can I Undo Sun Damage?