It’s called “1 day, 1 pack.” And while this is not a reference to an unfortunate nicotine habit, it may well be just as addictive. 1일 1팩, as it’s called in Korean, is a beauty trend that originated in Korea some years ago, when stories began emerging about Korean celebrities attributing their amazingly pristine … Continue reading 1 Day, 1 Mask: This K-Beauty Trend Is the Perfect Skin Care Reboot
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
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)
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?
You know that glowy complexion you see on models (and I don’t mean via Photoshop or strobing)? It’s the way light reflects off your skin. Our skin naturally sloughs off dead skin cells on a regular basis, but when those dead cells build up atop our skin, the surface becomes irregular, and we appear … Continue reading Spring Cleaning For Your Skin: Exfoliation 101