5 Benefits of Sunscreen Besides the Obvious (& 9 Budget-Friendly Sunscreens)

5 Benefits of Sunscreen Besides the Obvious (& 9 Budget-Friendly Sunscreens)

Summer is here, and sunscreen bottles and sprays are being pushed to the end-caps of drugstore aisles. Although you know you should be wearing sunscreen, you can’t stand the icky smell and the greasy feeling, especially at the beach, where sand…

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Banish Acne Scars: Product Review + My Professional Life With Acne

Banish Acne Scars: Product Review + My Professional Life With Acne

*Warning: Some of the following images contain graphic content that some readers may find disturbing. Please discontinue reading if you are easily disturbed by images of acne or any other skin conditions. A lot of people assume that because I am…

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My #1 Secret to Reducing Oily Skin (That’s Actually Free)

My #1 Secret to Reducing Oily Skin (That’s Actually Free)

Acne has no singular cause, and many of its culprits range from poor diet, allergies, inflammation, to poor skin care. Unfortunately for me, it’s my body chemistry and dietary allergies. During my esthetician days at the spa, it was tough…

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Forever Young: The 10-Step Korean Skincare Guide

Forever Young: The 10-Step Korean Skincare Guide

As an Asian girl with a lot of Asian friends, it was always a mystery to me how my friend’s moms seemed to never age. I’ve definitely seen my friends mature as we’ve grown up, but their moms managed to look exactly…

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8 Inexpensive Facial Brush Systems Comparable to Clarisonic

8 Inexpensive Facial Brush Systems Comparable to Clarisonic

Clarisonic is the brand that pioneered the market of sonic facial brushes. Years ago, when the first Clarisonic came out, women all around scoured Sephora and QVC in search of one. These bad boys weren’t popular for no reason. Back…

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