The Ingredient Chronicles: Retinol

One of the ingredients I love in my personal routine is retinol. It is always present. I recommend it for many different skin concerns. Let’s take a deeper look and see what it does. Retinol and Retin-A, or the class of ingredients called retinoids or retinoic...

The Cinderella Effect

People ask me all kinds of questions about skin care products. There are a few questions that people should ask, but don’t. People never think to ask about the Cinderella Effect. The Cinderella Effect is a product that has instant, visible results to the eye or...

Top Picks for Sunscreens

Summer brings heat waves, watermelon, and fun in the sun. It also brings a lot of questions about sunscreens. I’ve talked about how to pick a sunscreen. Today, I’m sharing some of my top picks with you. When I look for a sunscreen, I look first for a...

How To Pick the Best Sunscreen

It’s that time of year. The sun is shining. The weather is warm. Who doesn’t want to be outside? But being outside more means that you need to up your sunscreen protection. And who hasn’t stood in the sunscreen aisle at the store and been completely...

5 Foods for Gorgeous Skin

Today Sabrina, who blogs at BESskincare.com, is guest posting. Enjoy! Oh food. The sustenance of body, the middle-ground for socializing, the tastiest darn past-time. Food is important for so many reasons. Obviously it fuels our energy and is as essential as oxygen...