Month: July 2018

  • niod modulating glucosides review

    The New Way To Soothe Sensitive & Irritated Skin

    Niod Modulating Glucosides… Gluco…what? Since when do you need a chemistry degree to buy skincare? Like, would you even pick it off the shelf if you had no idea what it did? Probably not. And that’s a shame. Because, if you have eczema, rosacea, sensitive skin that gets all red and irritated easily or just […]

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  • tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate vitamin C derivative

    Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate: The Best Vitamin C Derivative?

    Another one?! Like, we need a new vitamin C derivative like we need a headache. Oh, wait. Trying to decide between 20 different forms of vitamin C will give you a headache. And now Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate has joined the party and added to the confusion. Great… Can I have a Moment? If you can, save […]

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  • paula's choice calm redness relief repairing serum

    The Best Serum To Reduce Redness And Inflammation

    EDIT 02/12/2020: The packaging has changed, but the formula inside (and my opinion of the product) is still the same. Got redness? It doesn’t matter if you’re dealing with acne, rosacea, a sunburn or an irritation, redness is always a sign of inflammation. One of my fave ways to bring inflammation down faster is Paula’s […]

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  • how to take care of skin on a plane

    How To Take Care Of Your Skin On A Plane

    I’m sitting in the airport lounge, waiting to board my flight to Budapest. It’s a short trip. Two hours and then I’ll be soaking up the sun at an outdoor spa, going for romantic moonlight walks by the Danube, and snacking on chimney cake. I can’t wait. But… my skin is dreading it. Because plane […]

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