• Skin changes during the day beauty sleep

    7 Ways To Enhance Your Skin’s Natural AM vs PM Processes (Skin Circadian Rhythm)

    Your skin is affected by your circadian rhythm, or ‘body clock’, and goes through various changes over a 24-hour period that allow it to repair and protect itself. These changes include variations in: Water loss Skin cell turnover and renewal Blood flow Skin temperature Using the right skincare ingredients at the right time of day can help your skin through these natural variations. Here’s how your skin changes over 24 hours, PLUS, 7 ways to use these changes to your advantage…

  • Best Anti-Aging Products for Acne-Prone Skin

    7 of the Best Anti-Aging Products for Acne-Prone Skin

    If you thought that acne would only affect you in your teenage years, you may have been surprised to continue experiencing breakouts well into your 20s and 30s. You’re not alone. In fact, up to 80% of 18-30 year-olds and 5% of people over 30 experience acne. As premature aging can begin to show as early as 25, you may find that you’re dealing with acne at the same time you’re trying to treat fine lines and wrinkles. So what’s the best way to treat acne and skin aging at the same time? What are the best anti-aging products for acne-prone skin?

  • Salicylic Acid and Retinol Together

    Salicylic Acid And Retinol Together: Benefits, Risks, & Myths.

    Salicylic acid and retinol are two of the most effective skincare ingredients for treating oily, acne-prone skin. However, word on the grapevine is that these two don’t play well when paired. So are the rumors true or false? Can you use salicylic acid and retinol together? The short answer is yes, you can use them together, as long as you don’t experience any skin irritation – so probably not a great combination if you have sensitive skin.

  • Can You Use Hyaluronic Acid and Glycolic Acid Together?

    Can You Use Hyaluronic Acid And Glycolic Acid Together?

    They’re both acids but, while there are a few similarities, they mostly offer different benefits for your skin. What happens when you layer both ingredients in the same routine? Can you use hyaluronic acid and glycolic acid together?   Similarities vs Differences Between Hyaluronic Acid & Glycolic Acid Glycolic acid is an alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA) made from the sugar cane plant. It helps to exfoliate your skin by breaking down the bonds that hold your individual skin cells together and allowing them to be shed from the surface of your skin with more ease.   The result? Smoother and brighter skin.   AHAs, like glycolic acid, also help to boost…