Balancing Act: Stop the Shine & Control the Oil

  Every summer, my T-zone goes through puberty. Read: it gets crazy oily. And lest you think I exaggerate, let me tell you, it's hereditary: My 70+ year-old mother also suffers from a super oily T-zone, even though she has dry skin overall, as does my dry-skinned brother. Needless to say, I'm always on the lookout for products … Continue reading Balancing Act: Stop the Shine & Control the Oil

Banish the Blemish & Control the Oil For Acne Awareness Month

  June may be Acne Awareness Month, but the battle for clear skin is a year-round undertaking. Take charge of your complexion and exile pimples once and for all with the right ingredients — salicylic acid, benzoyl peroxide, green tea — and for every step of your skin care regimen.     Cleanse: Don't strip skin … Continue reading Banish the Blemish & Control the Oil For Acne Awareness Month

See Spot Run: Battling Hyperpigmentation With Natural Ingredients

Ready to do battle against hyperpigmentation? Call in these heavy-hitting, naturally-derived ingredients. They’ve got the science to back them up. Maybe you OD’d on sun exposure this summer. Got a bit aggressive on that last breakout. Or perhaps you’re noticing that that “shadow” is actually a dark patch set on conquering your cheeks and forehead. … Continue reading See Spot Run: Battling Hyperpigmentation With Natural Ingredients