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My skin hasn't glowed this much in months.
Cleanser and moisturizer are the two things in skincare that I'm incredibly fussy about. I honestly think that if these two are subpar, your entire routine will feel that way, too. Since I have oily skin, I prefer foaming cleansers that can
Upgrade your cleansing routine.
The right cleanser will get you closer to your goal of having better skin, and to do just that, you need a product that's perfectly suited for your skin type.For those with acne-prone skin, salicylic acid is your best friend. This beta-hydroxy acid
Be gentle with your skin!
So you've been doing your best in following your skincare routine using the best spot treatments in the market, but your breakouts still won't go away. You've tried almost everything—from patronizing salicylic acid products to practicing meditation to keep cortisol levels low—but
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Stocking up on essentials doesn’t mean compromising quality. Take your facial cleanser for instance. Aside from the fact that washing your face is one of the basic hygienic things you can observe every day, you need to be particular on what your
Keep your skin blemish-free and healthy.
Scoring flawless skin not only depends on the skincare products you use, but how you wash your face, too. Although this task is pretty basic (we've done this all our lives after all), there are still ways to elevate your cleansing experience
Want to space out your trips to the store?
Unfortunately, we can't stop our skincare from running out. We'll eventually have to repurchase our essentials, no matter how much we try to save them. The most we can do is to maximize them until the very last drop, spacing out your trips
You already have everything you need to fight the lockdown restlessness with grace.
Being at home 24/7, some form of restlessness is bound to kick in. Netflix binges until 3 a.m. may begin to look more and more appetizing, and the 12:30 p.m. breakfast the next day might just appear to be the new normal.
Conquer the year with a fresh complexion!
There’s a general consensus when the New Year comes around to leave all unhealthy habits and toxic traits in the one that just passed. So, if you’re hoping for the first year of the '20s to be a fresh beginning, why not
Fight breakouts in a few washes!
Salicylic acid isn't only for those with acne-prone skin. Everyone who needs some deep cleaning can benefit from it, too, because this beta-hydroxy acid penetrates deep within your pores to dissolve all the sebum and dead skin that's in its way. In
Ever wondered what they actually do for your skin?
The tags on celebrity-approved luxury skincare products seem like they're just meant to hurt our bank accounts, but truth be told, there are several that live up to their names and their prices. Given their hefty cost, some of these celebrity- and
Start with a clean slate!
Not a lot of men are into skincare, but even those opposed to a full-blown routine at least use facial washes, cleansers, and the like. Whether you've grown tired of your current cleanser or just curious to see what's new out there,
Keep your skin soft and supple!
To keep your skin looking young and feeling supple, don't skimp on the moisture. Of course, this is easier done with the help of skincare, be it through using your reliable serum nightly or slathering on moisturizer every day. That said, using products
Just add water.
Just because we physically can't make our pores smaller doesn't mean we should stop trying! If anything, we should work even harder to keep them clean—because spoiler: That's one of the very few ways to make them less visible. To get your
The reputation of soaps being overly drying usually overlooks one of its best traits—they're incredibly effective at deep cleansing. A gentle soap can remove oil, dirt, and other irritants that your average gentle cleanser can't. Say you went hiking or found yourself
It's important to know if your facial wash is acidic or alkaline.
Cleansers are the foundation of any skincare regimen. Using the wrong one can affect how other products work on your complexion, which is why knowing your cleanser's pH level is important. To learn more about acidity and alkalinity in facial washes, we
The product everyone's been obsessing over, explained.
The term travel-friendly is that one product claim that's almost as engaging as "affordable "and "gentle". It just gives things a flair of convenience and ease, sometimes without even actually being so. But let's be real: all skin care products can be travel-friendly
No more, no less.
For your skin care products to work, you should be applying just enough. By this, we mean using every product based on its recommended amount, never too much nor too little. If you're still confused, we made a quick guide to help
Let your selfies serve as its last reminder.
The concept of using glitter is irksome to most for a reason: they can be a pain to remove. Wear it once and you might have tiny dots of shine on your skin for at least a week...unless, of course, you know
Got dry and sensitive skin? These are for you!
A truly gentle cleanser has to be pH-balanced (ideally 5.5) to fully pass the test. Beyond that, it could dry out your skin and even possibly damage its moisture barrier. If you find that your face always feels tight and uncomfortable after
Let's talk about the double cleansing method.
Every skin care routine should start with a good cleanse. Removing any excess oil, makeup, and accumulated dirt gives the skin a chance to recover and start over. And to make the most out of this step, approach it like a science.