12 Amazing Skincare Ingredients To Use For Dull Skin

Dull skin isn’t the worst thing in the world, but that doesn’t mean you can’t kick it to the curb! Good news for you, there are tons of amazing skincare ingredients to use for dull skin. There are quite a few […]

The Best Budget-Friendly Serums at Walmart!

Even if you’re balling on a budget you still deserve a quality skincare routine! Serums are one of the key components of any routine and if you’re shopping for budget-friendly skincare Walmart is likely going to be your first stop. Here […]

The Top 11 DIY Skincare Books for Skincare Lovers

I love cooking + I love skincare so it’s a no brainer that DIY skincare books with detailed recipes are my jam. You can find countless recipes for free on the internet but I really wanted to get my hands on […]

Halo Beauty Dupe: Alternatives for Kiwi + Hair, Skin, Nails

Tati Westbrook’s cult-favorite Halo Beauty supplement line has rave reviews from countless fans but a hard to swallow price tag. I went on an intense search to find a budget-friendly Halo Beauty dupe, and here’s what I found! Nature’s Bounty Optimal […]

Dr. Jart Cicapair Tiger Grass Calming Gel Cream Review

I’ve got all the dirty details in this Dr. Jart Cicapair Tiger Grass Calming Gel Cream Review for y’all today! The Cicapair Tiger Grass Calming Gel is one of many Cica products in the Korean skincare brand Dr. Jart’s Cicapair skincare […]

BIOSSANCE Squalane + Phyto-Retinol Serum Review

Today’s skincare deep dive is an in-depth BIOSSANCE Squalane + Phyto-Retinol Serum review! BIOSSANCE is filed under Sephora’s notoriously picky “Clean Beauty” section, but is this serum really worthy of a spot on your skincare shelf? This post contains affiliate links; […]

SO COOL SO ME Review 3 Week Power Magic Starter Kit

Buckle up fellow skincare addicts, because today I have an intense 5 step Korean skincare routine 3 Week Power Magic Starter Kit SO COOL SO ME review. Whatta mouthful! They kindly gifted me this acne skincare set so I could review it […]

Zeroid Soothing Cream Review: Skincare Deep Dive

This is going to be an intense and in-depth Zeroid Soothing Cream review! I typically save my skincare product reviews for Instagram over at @girlchickbetty, but I’ve noticed that when I get too wordy with my reviews they tend to drown […]

What is the best moisturizer for sensitive acne-prone skin?

Finding a moisturizer when you have both acne-prone and sensitive skin can seem like finding a needle in a haystack! It’s taken me 3+ years to nail down the perfect moisturizer for my sensitive acne-prone skin. I’m going to save you […]

How to Start a Skincare Blog on Instagram

So you want to start an Instagram skincare blog? Whether you just want to have fun and play with new skincare, take part in a community that loves reviewing skincare just as much as you do, or to try to make […]

How to Organize your Skincare Stash

There are quite a few ways to organize skincare products. Most skincare junkies sort by either brand or by type of product (cleanser, cream, serum, etc). I personally dedicate a small area of my skincare shelving to each kind of product. […]

7 Skincare Advent Calendars for Skincare Junkies

It’s that time of year again! Even if you’re starting a few days late, advent calendars are such a fun way to get into the holiday spirit + it’s a great way to try out a boatload of new skincare! Here […]

Which clay is best for skin? Clay Face Mask 101

There’s a rainbow of clay options out there, but which clay is the best of the best? I’m going to break down each of the clays you will most commonly see used in face mask products (Spoiler! They’re all pretty much […]

Kawamomo LookBook

What is Kawamomo? Kawamomo is an online kawaii clothing and accessory shop with a unique backstory. They’re actually based in the Netherlands and the shop was launched by a group of avid K-Pop fans who started designing their own BTS designs […]

A Korean Skincare Subscription Box Showdown

The Korean skincare market has some of the best formulas on the market while also staying budget-friendly! Korean skincare subscription boxes take the guesswork out of ordering skincare from foreign websites because it can be a bit intimidating to order from […]

Is Centella Asiatica Good for Acne-Prone Skin?

I’ve had acne-prone skin for most of my life and I’m kicking myself for not trying cica a.k.a centella asiatica skincare earlier. Don’t make the same mistake that I did! Here’s why centella asiatica is amazing for acne-prone skin: Why is […]

Can you use both physical and chemical exfoliants?

Exfoliation is an essential skincare routine step for glowing skin but how often can you use physical and chemical exfoliants? And can you safely use them together at the same time? Here’s the full breakdown! Can you use a physical and […]

Moringa Oil Skin Benefits: Is it worth your time?

Is moringa oil a worthwhile skincare ingredient? Want to learn about Moringa Oil’s countless skincare benefits? This miracle oil is nothing new to the beauty scene, it’s actually been used for centuries (back to ancient Egyptian and Roman times!) and it’s […]

Do under eye masks help dark circles?

Can under eye masks help dark circles? I was unfortunately blessed with hereditary stubborn dark circles that refuse to give up the ghost. I’ve tried almost every dark circle treatment under the sun. Jade rollers, eye creams, under-eye masks, full eye […]

Korean/Japanese Beauty Box – nomakenolife review

I’ve got an insanely detailed nomakenolife review for y’all today; I got a little nerdy with the numbers on this one! This is a Japanese & Korean monthly beauty subscription box that comes in at a tempting $35 a pop. nomakenolife […]

Althea Review – Here’s where I buy my Korean skincare!

Althea Review – Here’s where I buy my skincare! Finding a good price on Korean skincare online, with reasonable shipping, +not worrying about buying phony products is a lot to take on all at once! Today I’ll be sharing an in-depth […]

Evening Primrose Oil Skin Benefits – Should you use it?

Evening Primrose Oil is the knight in shining armor of my skincare routine; its skin benefits are almost endless. Here’s why you need to include this powerful oil in your routine! What are some Evening Primrose Oil Skin Benefits? EPO works […]

Kiyomi Subscription Box Review

Kiyomi Subscription Box Review: June 2019 Korean subscription boxes are my biggest guilty pleasure in the world of skin care! Today I’d like to introduce y’all to one of the newer boxes to launch into the K-Beauty game. Kiyomi Beauty was […]

4 Must-Have Skin Care Brands in Georgia

I recently discovered that there is a little known hot spot of amazing skin care brands in Georgia! It’s always refreshing to discover up and coming brands that are homegrown right here in the states. Here are four brands worth checking […]

Korean Skincare Subscription Box – BomiBox Review

Today we’re going to do a full breakdown and review Bomibox! May 2019 Bomibox Review Bomibox is a super cute monthly Korean skincare subscription box that ships out towards the end of every month. This arrived on June 6th but is, […]

Are Essential Oils in Skincare Safe?

The “all-natural” movement has been gaining popularity in the skincare market. It has caused a tremendous boom in brands formulating essential oils into their skincare products so that attractive buzzwords like lavender oil or mint oil can be featured on the […]

Can you use more than one essence?

Can you use more than one essence at a time? Yes, most definitely! The beautiful thing about essences is they are light and easily absorbed so it’s extremely easy to layer more than one essence at a time. You can use […]

Korean Skincare Routine for Combination Skin

Korean Skincare Routine for Combination Skin

Finding a Korean skincare routine for combination skin that benefits both the oily & dry areas that come with the territory of combination skin is no easy feat. These products have done just that! Korean skincare routine for combination skin: let’s […]

Walmart Skincare Routine for Less Than $40

Creating a Walmart Skincare Routine I’ve had the notion of going on a trip to WallyWorld to create a Walmart skincare routine from scratch bouncing around my brain for a couple of weeks. I’m constantly seeing drugstore skincare routine listicles but […]

Here’s why your skin feels tight after washing

Growing up I always equated my skin feeling tight after washing or after a shower to mean that my products were getting the job done. I also figured that stinging sensation from my toner meant it was working great! What I […]

Mixing Silicone and Water Based Products

Why is my skincare product pilling up?

Have you ever had a serum or moisturizer start pilling up into little balls in the middle of your skincare routine? You’re halfway through your perfectly planned 10 step skincare routine and suddenly a product starts rebelling and you’re left with […]

Does Steam Open Pores?

  We’ve been told a million times to steam our faces so that our pores “open” and that it will make whatever we’re smearing on our face more effective. We’re also told that splashing cold water on your face will close […]

Why does Vitamin C serum change color?

Why did my Vitamin C Serum Turn Yellow?

What color should Vitamin C Serum be? Vitamin C is derived from oranges so it makes sense that it would turn yellow, right? In reality, Vitamin C dissolved in water is perfectly clear. An orange-tinted serum is actually not a good […]

DIY Face Masks that Actually Work: 3 Natural Recipes

DIY face masks are a lot of fun if you want to add something new to your self-care routine! I hate sifting through endless Insta and Youtube clickbait thumbnails showing outrageous ingredient combinations when I’m just trying to find a DIY […]

Is a skincare fridge worth the trouble?

Is a skincare mini fridge worth it?

If you haven’t been living under a rock, you will have seen the skincare fridge trend that has swept through the online skincare community. According to skincare gurus singing the praises of these mini skincare fridges; refrigerating your products will increase […]