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
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?
Last week, I shared my exhaustive (and exhausting!) step-by-step guide to my skin care routine for mornings this summer. If you stuck it through the end, a huge thank you and props for your amazing patience. (I was spent after detailing all the steps. Thank goodness actually going through the steps on a daily … Continue reading My 12-Step Summer Skin Care Regimen: Evening
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
When The Estée Edit launched earlier this spring, I wasn't sure what to expect. A Millennial-focused sub-line of the iconic Estée Lauder brand? Would they just be dumbed-down, watered-down versions of Estée Lauder classics? Would they be effective enough for my "mature" skin? Would the colors even work for me? Sure, I was a little skeptical. … Continue reading The Estée Edit: What To Get Now and What’s New For Fall