We’re in a golden age of beauty. The cosmetics industry is forecast to exceed $62 billion in gross revenues in the United States alone. Skin care, one of the fastest growing segments of the industry, makes up over 35% of the global beauty market, reaching $121 billion in revenues 2014. Beauty is also one of … Continue reading Are You Making These 4 Skin Care Mistakes?
With the unofficial start of summer now underway, the official start of my summertime skincare routine is here. After all, what may work wonders in the wintertime may become superfluous when temperatures and humidity begin to soar. Of course, my regimen switch-up also has to take into consideration upcoming vacations and overseas travel that … Continue reading Keep It Easy: Weekend Getaway Skin Care
What does your vanity say about you? Are you a glamour girl, a cerebral minimalist, or a bit of a rocker? Do you love faceted bottles and anything gilded? Or is your weakness florals and botanicals, like a garden of beauty? If my vanity says anything about me (other than the fact that I've … Continue reading Vanity Porn: Beautiful Skin Care, Inside and Out
I’ve got to hand it to those one-sheet-mask-a-day girls you see all over Instagram. I mean, for me to set aside a good two hours for a masking session (which includes, of course, double cleansing, exfoliating, two rinse-off masks, and finishing with a nourishing sheet mask), it takes some serious planning and aforethought — … Continue reading Overnight Sensation: Sleeping Masks For Every Skin Type
There comes a time in one’s life when you feel like you need a little more oomph. Another cup of coffee to get you up in the morning. An additional 15 minutes, perhaps, on the treadmill. A little more girl time to help you detox from a stressful workweek. Our skin is no different. … Continue reading Pearls of Wisdom (And Good Skin): J. One Hana Cream Review