DIY Summer Moisturizer

DIY Summer Moisturizer

Especially for those of us who struggle with oily skin, summer is that time of year when our face is constantly greasy and immortalized by shiny-faced photos.  But, as I discuss in the benefits of having oily skin, the sebum (oil) that causes the shine is actually our...
Why a Seasonal Approach to Moisturizing is Best for Your Skin

Why a Seasonal Approach to Moisturizing is Best for Your Skin

One of the many, awesome mechanisms of our skin is to adapt and adjust to its environment. It is no coincidence that during warmer months our skin tends to produce more oil, giving us that greasy/sweaty look we all dread.  While during winter months, skin tends to...
The Best Two Ingredient Mascara

The Best Two Ingredient Mascara

Mascara, my one true makeup love. But did you know that the regulation of cosmetics and their ingredients is embarrassingly unregulated? Like, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) hasn’t changed much since the Cosmetics Act was passed in 1938! That means that...