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skin September 21, 2017

foolproof tricks and tips for applying sunless tanner

finding a sunless tanner that won’t leave you looking like an oompa loompa is no small feat. achieving a natural, bronzed glow (without damaging your skin) can be tricky, because not all self-tanners are created equal. it’s all about finding the right shade for your complexion and knowing the proper application technique

to help ease your quest for the perfect bronze, we’ve broken it down by skin type and given you our best tips for how to apply…

skin September 16, 2017

which moisturizer is right for you

moisturizer to the skin is like water to the body. your skin gets thirsty just like your body does, and a moisturizer gives it the hydration it needs. if our bodies organs shut down with a lack of water, imagine the damage you’re doing to your skin through dehydration. regardless of if your dry or oily, moisturizing is a necessity for all skin types…

skin September 10, 2017

how to apply retinol

Ry uses obagi 2x/wk at night and
applies moisturizer on top for added hydration

B uses kate somerville 2x/wk at night
it’s a 2-in-1 combined with night cream


 
 
 

hair, skin, wellness August 25, 2017

pamper yourself beauty essentials

we’re firm believers that when you feel good, you look good, which is why we consider personal TLC time nonnegotiable. unfortunately, most of us only take time to pamper ourselves before a big event or night out, making excuses for other priorities. your body is your temple and if you take care of it, it will take care of you

these are our go-to beauty essentials when it comes to pampering…

skin August 24, 2017

how to layer skincare products

the Q: does it really matter what order in which you apply your skincare products?

the A: YES. layering incorrectly can prevent products from working properly and render them ineffective. for example, applying a cream before a serum would create a barrier, not allowing the serum to penetrate into the skin…

skin August 19, 2017

dr. dennis gross alpha beta peel


 
 
 

skin August 8, 2017

how to choose the right face mist for your skin type

choosing a face mist that’s right for you comes down to two categories: skin type and purpose. weather you’re searching for something to keep your makeup looking fresh, seeking midday hydration, or wanting to balance your skin’s pH, there’s a face mist suited for the task

 

we’ve done the due diligence & broken down the best mist for each sitch…

 

reviews, skin August 4, 2017

skinstore product haul


 
 
 

skin July 25, 2017

the key to perfect skin

when it comes to having a flawless complexion, you’re at the mercy of your skin’s pH. the human skin is naturally acidic (around 5.5). however, when your pH gets thrown off due to harsh products and becomes alkaline (above 7), it can cause everything from acne, to wrinkles, dry skin, etc. the goal is to keep your skin’s pH at a happy-medium by using the right products

acids that help keep your pH even-keeled…