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Hyperpigmentation is stubborn, but these ingredients are hard workers.
If you struggle with acne, dealing with dark spots is not unfamiliar territory. In fact, dark spots can also be caused by sun damage and hormonal changes. In medical terms, these darker patches are referred to as hyperpigmentation.According to the American Osteopathic
It's an all-around ingredient you need in your skincare routine, ASAP.
Although we all have different skin types, we do share the ultimate skin goal: clear, radiant skin. And if dark spots and redness are what's keeping you from that goal, niacinamide could be the ingredient your routine needs.A quick recap: Niacinamide is
I've been a beauty editor for many years now, but I do admit that I still get confused with mixing and matching products for my routine. There are certain actives when layered over each other do more harm than good. On the
Mix your actives like a pro!
It has probably been almost a year since your last visit to the dermatologist, so you may or may not have taken it upon yourself to experiment with different products to solve your skin woes. But before you get too excited, here's
Check the label.
The pimples may have gone but unfortunately, they tend to leave marks and scars on your skin. Don't panic or be disappointed yet because there is still hope. You just have to be label-savvy and keen with the products you put on
Meet one of the beauty world's favorite ingredients for radiant, healthy skin.
The skincare world deals with trends just as much as fashion does, and with only one face to try stuff with, it's not that easy to keep up. Not everything trendy is a total must-have anyway, but there lies a few exceptions.
It's the well-rounded ingredient you need in your regimen ASAP.
Vitamin C and alpha-hydroxy acids are always top of mind when it comes to all things brightening. The former protects and reverses sun damage (usually in the form of dark spots), while the latter reveals a healthier, more even layer of your
Ever tried using retinol?
Your skin goes through many changes in your 30s. According to dermatologist Dr. Gaile Robredo-Vitas, "this is because your skin starts to degrade collagen and elastin more than it is making them." You might be experiencing more dryness in certain parts of your face, or you may
There's a combo for every skin concern.
When you delve into the world of skincare, it can be quite overwhelming for beginners. There are a lot of products out in the market right now, with each one addressing a different concern. You may think that you can just layer
Keep these in mind next time you apply your skincare products!
One of the biggest skincare myths that people believe is that when they use certain skincare products or ingredients together, they are being more efficient with their routine. This is a dangerous way to go about with your regimen. Some ingredients in
Let's go back to basics!
The beauty industry has been on a roll as of late—releasing new things one after the other and populating the market with buzzy beauty terms, the most unique packaging, and more (skincare) steps than we, personally, take in a day. All these
It helps in brightening, too!
For overall skin rejuvenation, one ingredient always stands out in our minds. Especially effective when it comes to lightening acne scars and pigmentation, this also won't cause skin to peel off nor make you look like a tomato. Introducing, niacinamide.According to Dr.