From the Beauty Closet: Best Discoveries, Skin Care Edition

  In part two of my favorite beauty discoveries from Composure Magazine's Issue 12, I pick out my favorite skin care products that, frankly, have changed my summertime skin. My reviews below! Cosmedicine Medi-Matte Perfected Oil Control Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 20: It's hard to find a good moisturizer for my T-zone that hydrates while mattifying … Continue reading From the Beauty Closet: Best Discoveries, Skin Care Edition

#BeautyFail: Are You Making These Beauty Mistakes?

  Are you unknowingly dehydrating your skin? Are you letting bacteria run amok? Have you been sabotaging your skin care regimen? I recently wrote about some common skin care mistakes we can't afford to make. Here, some additional #beautyfails you need to watch out for.   1. You’re not hydrating oily skin Just because you have … Continue reading #BeautyFail: Are You Making These Beauty Mistakes?

How Korean Beauty Is Influencing American Beauty — And Why It’s No Passing Fad

  It started with BB cream. I was an editor at Audrey Magazine, and one of our summer interns pitched a story about BB cream. Now, I had heard of BB cream — the miracle product discovered by a German doctor to soothe the skin of post-peel patients and co-opted by Korean chemists as a do-it-all moisturizer, primer, … Continue reading How Korean Beauty Is Influencing American Beauty — And Why It’s No Passing Fad