The 7 Deadly Sins of Beauty, Glow Recipe Edition

  A few years ago, this tag was circulating in online beauty communities, so I thought I'd bring it back with a Glow Recipe edition. So here they are: My Glow Recipe beauty picks for greed, wrath, gluttony, sloth, pride, lust and envy.   LUST: What attributes do you find most attractive in a person beauty product?  I admit … Continue reading The 7 Deadly Sins of Beauty, Glow Recipe Edition

The K-Beauty Glossary: Terms You Need to Know

Confused about essences? Not sure what chok-chok means? And why do some Asian skin care brands call toners "lotions" and lotions "emulsions"? Here, a handy guide to all the words and terms you’ll need to decipher K-beauty like a pro. Ampoule: In Korea, ampoules are hyper-concentrated versions of serums, made for use as a two- to … Continue reading The K-Beauty Glossary: Terms You Need to Know

How to Enhance Your Masking Experience (With Products You Already Have)

  Much like exercise, skincare is a lifestyle. In order to see true, long-lasting results, you have to put in the effort, day-by-day, every day. And like exercise, sometimes you have to change up your routine, whether to awaken little-used muscles or just to awaken your own interest level. I mean, we go through our … Continue reading How to Enhance Your Masking Experience (With Products You Already Have)