skin routine

Why You Need to Update Your Skin Care Regime

Why You Need to Update Your Skin Care Regime

Skin care trends are becoming more and more popular these days, potentially leaving you confused or overwhelmed on where to begin. And especially now with all the various types of DIY scrubs and face masks emerging, it’s important to stay up to date on what people are finding helpful v. harmful for their skin. As a licensed esthetician, I am always emphasizing the importance of using products that are best suited for each individual skin type – which believe it or not, may or may not align with the current trends.  

So whether it be throwing away products, or trying some new ones, read on to see why you should update your skin care routine!

Is Alcohol In Skin Care Bad?

Is Alcohol In Skin Care Bad?

This is a question I get a lot from those of my clients who like to take a look at the ingredients label of the products they use. They sometimes get tripped up because they'll see something with alcohol in the name and assume it's bad for their skin. But not all alcohols are created equal. There are different types of alcohols and they have very different effects on your skin. 

Don't Believe The Hype! Stay Away From Those Black Masks You're Seeing On Social Media

Don't Believe The Hype! Stay Away From Those Black Masks You're Seeing On Social Media

We've probably all seen these black masks all over our Facebook and Instagram timelines. And we've all probably gotten a good chuckle out of the videos of people in agony trying to peel them off. But yet somehow I'm also still seeing tons of people using them.

How To Pick The Right Cleanser

How To Pick The Right Cleanser

Most of us can probably agree that picking the right cleanser is tough. You want to pick a cleanser that will complement your skin type and not over dry your skin, which may not be easy to find. Therefore, as a licensed esthetician, I’m going to help eliminate this annoying struggle, and teach you how to find the perfect cleanser for you!