How to treat sunburns

Sunburns. We've all had them. But, what are they? A sunburn is the result of your skin getting too much exposure to damaging ultraviolet rays. A bad burn has a significant impact on your risk for developing skin cancer. Sometimes, you forget to reapply sunscreen or...

What Does a Retinoid Do?

If you're into skincare, you probably have heard the term, "retinoid" before. But, do you know what it means, or if retinoids are even appropriate for your skin? Let us help you out! Definition of a Retinoid  A retinoid is a derivative of Vitamin A. This class of...

What is Vitiligo?

What is Vitiligo?  Vitiligo is a long-term skin condition characterized by patches of the skin losing their pigment. The patches of skin affected become white. Often the patches begin on areas of skin that are exposed to the sun. Vitiligo develops when cells called...

The Heat And Your Skin

If you're on the east coast right now, chances are it's hot and you're miserable. Those of you in the Southwest and South probably already know this, but you need to take special care of your skin in the extreme heat. Whether it's cold and dry or hot and humid, an...

Psoriasis 101

Were you or someone you know recently diagnosed with psoriasis? We’ll give you the low-down on the basics of psoriasis and psoriasis care. What is psoriasis? Psoriasis is an immune disorder that causes raised, red, scaly patches to appear on the skin. These patches...

7 Tips to Stop Hyperpigmentation

Hyperpigmentation. Chances are that you’ve heard this term before. How do you know if you have it or not? Hyperpigmentation is darkening and discoloration of the skin. Red, brown, pink or even purple-looking spots, clusters or streaks on the surface of the skin are...

Ingredients in Moisturizers Explained

Moisturizers are an important part of any skincare routine. But, did you know that there are different types of moisturizers? Which one is best for you? Let us help you figure it out. Moisturizing everyday can reduce the chance of developing extreme dryness or...

Korean Skincare Routine Demystified

Achieving that perfect “glass skin” that K-Beauty gurus have mastered can involve a lot of research and experimentation. This is all part of the fun, but allow us to help break it down for you. Step one: Oil Cleanser To remove makeup and other impurities put on our...

5 Easy Ways to Step Up Your Skincare Game

Spring is here!  And that means more time in the sun, and more eyes on your skin.  So let's talk about five easy ways you can start giving your skin the love it deserves, and look fantastic for the spring. COSRX Acne Pimple Master Patch A cult favorite, these pimple...

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