Colorescience Sunforgettable Brush On Sunscreen Review

Colorescience Sunforgettable Brush On Sunscreen Review

Colorescience Powder Brush ON Sunscreen Yes, this is a physical protectant, and brush on sunscreen. And spoiler alert: I really like it. I love the idea behind this product. Simply because it takes away every single excuse I can imagine when it comes to sunscreens and physical protectants: I don’t like how sticky it feels [...]

My 4 Essential Summer Skincare Tips

  Everyone seems to know the "basics" when it comes to summer and skincare: sunscreen, hats, and hydration.  Granted, while these are highly important things, there are certain aspects of these topics that are rarely discussed and acted upon. Below I explain, yes, why these things are essential, but also The Fundamentals: Visit Your Local Hydration [...]

Moisturizers, Humectants, and Emollie-What?

Moisturizers, Humectants, and Emollie-What?

Within the skincare community, you may hear some terms casually thrown around such as moisturizer, humectant, emollient -- as if these (somewhat) complex words were apart of everyone's vernacular. Moisturizer, maybe. But humectant, emollient, and occlusive agents? Not so much. In short, humectants, emollients, and occlusive agents are integral parts of a moisturizer. However, the [...]

Reading Labels: Collagen

Reading Labels: Collagen

Collagen, a naturally occurring polypeptide, is found in our skin and connective alongside our animal counterparts. As a structural and strength-giving necessity, it makes up to around 80% of our skin in our early twenties. So what makes this molecule worthy to include in specifically skincare if our bodies naturally produce it? And well, just [...]

Namu Life Snail White Serum and Sunscreen Review

Namu Life Snail White Serum and Sunscreen Review

As a Westerner, snail secretion serum and sunscreen sounds like something out of a comedy film where one jokester replaces another's moisturizer with the gooey-substance. When it reality, snail secretion is nutrient packed with glycoprotein enzymes, proteoglycans, hyaluronic acid which all come together to create bright, moisturized skin. In this case, my father was traveling [...]