Paula’s Choice ‘Skin Perfecting’ 1% BHA Lotion Exfoliant

June 20, 2016 skin-care

My skin woes have been a little more intense this year. I used to singularly worry about pigmentation, but lately I have developed rosacea and some clogged pores on my forehead – not acne per se, but definitely less than clear skin. I read a round-up of best beauty items, and included this toner/exfoliant. I […]

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Father’s Day – Jack Black PureScience Jet Set Traveler

June 7, 2016 news

As the father of a beauty blogger, my dad knows full well to expect some skin care treats on Father’s Day. What surprised me most though was how enthusiastic he became about his “collection”. I think, like me, he appreciates the science behind the formulas. One of his favorite lines is Jack Black. And they […]

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JĀSÖN Gentle Basics Collection

May 23, 2016 skin-care

I’m in the mode of looking for something simple for my face. As I treat my rosacea, I have found I prefer something ultra soothing in my skin care routine. While I have been using Cetaphil, I have actually enjoyed the equally price-friendly JASON collection even better. The JĀSÖN Gentle Basics is formulated with a minimum number […]

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Caudalie Vinosource Moisturizers

May 6, 2016 skin-care

Admittedly, I meant to get this post up for Earth Day, but the month of April just slipped right by! Keep in mind the Caudalie Vinosource Moisturizers‘ nod to a healthy Earth. Caudalie embraces the “1% For the Planet”movement; 1% of Caudalie’s word wide turnover goes toward ecological associations. These pink shaded tubes cover moisturizing needs […]

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Jurlique’s Calendula Redness Rescue

April 26, 2016 skin-care

With the arrival of 2016, I welcomed a deeper, unsettling redness in my cheeks – no bueno. It seemed to have come out of no where. I have bumpy, congested spots that required more makeup than usual. I started coming to terms with the fact I have inherited my genetic rosacea. But leave it to […]

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Bioré Baking Soda Cleansing Scrub

April 25, 2016 skin-care

I’ve been complaining about it here on the regular, but I feel the need to say it again: my skin has been going nuts. I finally found a serum that has cleared up my skin within a week (keep an eye out for a review later this week or next). But I also think the Bioré Baking Soda […]

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