Makeup Wars: My Favorite Face Oils

My face oils hanging out on the counter this weekend. Yes, that’s a lot of hair product in the background. I might have issues. Today for Makeup Wars we’re sharing our favorite face oils! I admit that a few years ago, the idea of putting oil on my face was completely crazy to me. Why would I do that on purpose? But, I’ve definitely come around, I use them almost daily, and I can’t imagine…

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YSL Top Secrets Instant Moisture Glow Review

If your skin is dry, you need to prepare yourself for a J Lo level of glow. Really, that super moisturized, glowy but not oily skin? That level of hydration has always been hard for me to get. Previously, my skin was a tad too oily in my t-zone, and over the last year or two I’ve become drier. I can moisturize all I want, but that glow? It’s almost impossible to get that just…

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Does Oily Skin Need Moisturizer?

IMAXtree If you have oily skin, chances are you aren’t using a moisturizer. Why would you? Your skin doesn’t need it. Or, does it? This is a conversation I seem to be having a lot lately. I’m hoping to convince you that sebum production does not equal high moisture content in your skin. So, that oil on your skin is called sebum. It’s something your skin makes, it has a mixture of various fats and…

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Natural Beauty Section Picks for the Summer

Have you noticed that the “natural beauty” section at your local big box store is slowly (or not so slowly) expanding? What you could once only find at Whole Foods (which, by the way, has a pretty amazing beauty area) is now available at Target, Walmart and CVS. But, which products are worth picking up? I’ve only just started to explore those beauty areas, but so far I have found some great products! Here are…

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DermaDoctor KP Duty Scrub and Lotion Review

The DermaDoctor KP Duty duo is one that I’ve used for years, and recommend to friends and family, but somehow it has never made it to the blog beyond a few mentions! These products are cult favorites for a reason. If you want softer skin or are struggling with Keratosis Pilaris (those red bumps on upper arms), then you need DermaDoctor KP Duty DermaDoctor’s KP Duty products both have Glycolic Acid, an Alpha-Hydroxy Acid, to…

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