My 12-Step Summer Skin Care Regimen: Evening

  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

Beauty & the Geek: Serums For Every Skin Concern

  The workhorses of any skin care regimen, serums are the nerds of the beauty world, with the highest concentrations of active ingredients, backed by tons of science, and often looking like they belong in a lab. In fact, I'm obsessed with any skin care product in a dropper format — it makes me feel … Continue reading Beauty & the Geek: Serums For Every Skin Concern

Overnight Sensation: Sleeping Masks For Every Skin Type

  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

Firm Up: The Best Tightening, Lifting, Smoothing Beauty Products For Sagging Skin, Part 1

  Fine lines and wrinkles? I knew they would come, I mean, someday. They're a part of aging, after all. Adult acne? Yeah ... didn't think I'd still have it in my 40s, but OK, I have to deal with it. Sagging? Now, no one talked about sagging. None of the skin care ads I … Continue reading Firm Up: The Best Tightening, Lifting, Smoothing Beauty Products For Sagging Skin, Part 1