Category: Skincare

This is the place to be for skincare dupes, tips, reviews, and ingredient breakdowns (looking at you Salicylic Acid). Plus, we’ll provide expert advice from the leaders in dermatology and skincare.

  • The Best BB Creams for Pale Skin

    The Best BB Creams for Pale Skin

    The BB in BB cream stands for blemish balm! The name is totally appropriate because BB creams are usually light coverage, natural formulas. They’re aimed at evening the skin tone and are packed with skincare benefits and sometimes even SPF. They’re perfect for everyday makeup as they’re natural, easy to apply and comfortable to wear. […]

  • Want To Try Dermaplaning? Try These 6 Dermaflash Dupes

    Want To Try Dermaplaning? Try These 6 Dermaflash Dupes

    If you have any interest in the skincare world, you’ve most likely heard of the new skincare treatment called dermaplaning. Dermaplaning is using a razor blade to gently scrape the layer of dirt, debris, peach fuzz, and dead skin cells off the surface of your skin. It works wonders for smoothing out the texture of […]

  • 6 Drmtlgy Needle-less Serum Dupes

    6 Drmtlgy Needle-less Serum Dupes

    Hear me out, botox and filler in a bottle – pain-free, affordable and easy. You’re probably thinking ‘sign me up!’ right? Well, Dermtlgy’s Needle-Less Serum is exactly that. This serum targets fine lines around the mouth and on the forehead while hydrating your skin to give a radiant glow. The inclusion of collagen I, collagen […]

  • GlamGlow Supermud Dupes

    GlamGlow Supermud Dupes

    GlamGlow is known by the beauty community for their fun, innovative and unique face mask offerings. They’ve done glitter, metallics, clay and even bubble masks. All those things make self-care fun and more enjoyable but, how good are those masks for your skin? The GlamGlow Supermud mask is one of their most popular products because […]

  • 6 Drunk Elephant Baby Facial Dupes

    6 Drunk Elephant Baby Facial Dupes

    We are always on the lookout for Drunk Elephant dupes because they’re products are so good but so expensive! So, it’s time to tackle the iconic TLC Sukari Baby Facial 25% AHA and 2% BHA. Baby Facial is super loved in the beauty community because it’s potent ingredients give you baby, soft skin. But, it’s […]

  • Is The Hanacure Face Mask Really Worth It?

    Is The Hanacure Face Mask Really Worth It?

    Skincare is essential in your self-care routine. Having a proper skincare regimen that works for you makes you feel your best and most confident self. Undoubtedly, one of the most popular skincare products is face masks. Face masks help to rejuvenate the skin while clearing out any impurities. If you’ve been on the beauty side […]

  • Glossier Solution Dupes

    Glossier Solution Dupes

    Exfoliation has forever been a well-known and used part of our skincare routines. But did you know that there are two types of exfoliation? Yep, that’s right. There are both mechanical exfoliation and chemical exfoliation. We all know what mechanical exfoliation is. It usually involves some sort of beads or sugars in a formula that […]

  • Kiehls Ultra Facial Cream Dupes

    Kiehls Ultra Facial Cream Dupes

    Everyone should have a good quality moisturizer in their skincare routine. But if you’re looking for an added step of hydration, a facial cream is the way to go. A face cream moisturizes the skin and improves the skin’s elasticity which makes the skin look more youthful and radiant. It can also be a great […]

  • How To Apply Face Serum

    How To Apply Face Serum

    Having a good skincare routine is essential to have the healthiest skin possible. A skincare routine keeps your skin smooth and moisturized. It is crucial to decrease acne, minimize wrinkles, and blur pores. Because of this, it fights the aging process in your skin and makes it look youthful and radiant for longer. When it […]

  • Is Clinique Cruelty-Free?

    Is Clinique Cruelty-Free?

    Within recent years, makeup consumers have begun to care more about what makeup they are buying. That’s right, we’re talking about cruelty-free cosmetics. When you opt for something that is cruelty-free, you are standing against animal-testing policies that are cruel and inhumane. However, it turns out there are other benefits to buying cruelty-free products. They […]

  • Son & Park Beauty Water Dupes

    Son & Park Beauty Water Dupes

    Son & Park Beauty Water is this insanely good K-Beauty product that does everything. This product tones, balances the pH of your skin, mildly exfoliates, preps your skin for makeup or skincare and can remove excess makeup. It feels just like water on the skin but it’s packed with skin-friendly ingredients like rose water and […]

  • How To Remove Nail Polish Without Nail Polish Remover

    How To Remove Nail Polish Without Nail Polish Remover

    Doing DIY at-home manicures or simply just painting your nails is something many of us enjoy doing. But what we don’t love doing is removing the polish. There are so many reasons why people dislike acetone nail polish removers. Often, the scent is just way too overpowering for our noses to handle, the fumes giving […]

  • Olehenriksen Banana Bright Eye Creme Dupes

    Olehenriksen Banana Bright Eye Creme Dupes

    If you have dark undereye circles or bags, you know how much eye cream can truly make a difference. Some of the benefits of eye cream include brightening the skin, minimizing fine lines, and adding moisture. One of the most popular eye creams is the Olehenriksen Banana Bright Eye Cream. The Olehenriksen Banana Bright Eye […]

  • 6 Affordable Dupes For Drunk Elephant Protini!

    6 Affordable Dupes For Drunk Elephant Protini!

    Drunk Elephant’s serums and moisturizers are some of the cult-favorite skincare brand’s best products. DE is all about creating quality skincare free of irritating ingredients like fragrance and dyes. If you know anything about Drunk Elephant, you know just how expensive all their products are. Let alone an entire routine of Drunk Elephant? It adds […]

  • Drunk Elephant TLC Framboos Glycolic Night Serum Dupes!

    Drunk Elephant TLC Framboos Glycolic Night Serum Dupes!

    Drunk Elephant skincare is raved about by many for the way it can transform your skin! There is no doubt that Drunk Elephant is one of the most popular skincare brands and they create effective products. Some of their best products are their serums — especially their TLC Framboos Glycolic Night Serum. This serum is […]

  • How To Dermaplane Your Skin At Home

    How To Dermaplane Your Skin At Home

    The concept of dermaplaning can be very daunting to most people, and that is totally understandable! Dermaplaning your skin is when you take essentially shave off the hairs and dead skin cells sitting on the top of your skin. It sounds painful and not very fun, but it actually is completely safe as long as […]

  • Best Vitamin C Serums

    Best Vitamin C Serums

    With all of these different skincare ingredients out there, it can be difficult to choose something that works for you. If you are looking for brighter and better-looking skin, Vitamin C is where it’s at. Vitamin C stimulates collagen production which makes your skin look and feel stronger and healthier. It can even help prevent […]

  • How to Easily Find the Undertone of Your Skin

    How to Easily Find the Undertone of Your Skin

    Have you ever tried a foundation or bb cream that is supposed to work for your skin tone, but something just looks off about it? The shade probably doesn’t match your undertone. Finding the undertone of your skin can be the key to success when finding makeup that looks amazing and compliments your unique skin […]

  • 6 Of The Best Cruelty-Free Sunscreens

    6 Of The Best Cruelty-Free Sunscreens

    Wearing sunscreen daily is one of the best things you can do to protect your skin! It protects against dark spots, premature aging and skin cancer so everyone should be wearing it. It’s a common practice to wear sunscreen when you’re spending time outside but everyone should be wearing sunscreen daily! You can still get […]

  • Finacea Foam Review And Dupes

    Finacea Foam Review And Dupes

    Are you struggling with skincare problems like acne, bumps, and rosacea? You may or may not have been recommended or prescribed a topical skincare solution like Finacea Foam. These products have azelaic acid in them which specifically targets skincare concerns like bumps, redness, and discoloration. Finacea Foam is one of the most popular azelaic acid […]

  • Is Aesop Cruelty-Free?

    Is Aesop Cruelty-Free?

    Aesop is a luxury skincare brand known for their gorgeous soaps, scrubs and skincare. They are pricey but oh boy do their products look gorgeous and luxurious on your vanity and top shelf! What makes Aesop unique is their plant-based, high quality ingredients and sustainable packaging. There’s not many brands like them that offer luxury, […]

  • Bioderma Sensibio H2O Micellar Water Review And Dupes

    Bioderma Sensibio H2O Micellar Water Review And Dupes

    Micellar water is one of the best well-rounded skincare products that you can add to your collection. It’s used as a makeup remover, cleanser, toner, and more! It is super refreshing and cooling on the skin, so a lot of people like to use it regularly just because it feels good. Micellar water is especially […]

  • 6 Affordable Dupes For Sunday Riley Good Genes

    6 Affordable Dupes For Sunday Riley Good Genes

    Sunday Riley Good Genes serum is a star skincare product that many flock to for its transformative abilities. The serum contains lactic acid, an AHA with larger molecules that doesn’t penetrate the skin as deeply and works for sensitive skin types. Good Genes targets dull skin, exfoliates, minimizes wrinkles, fades dark spots and overall improves […]

  • Dr. Jart Ceramidin Cream Review And Dupes

    Dr. Jart Ceramidin Cream Review And Dupes

    As the skincare world progresses, more and more products keep getting introduced. New research is finding that certain ingredients work best for targeting different problem areas. If you have been keeping up with the skincare and beauty community, you’ll notice the recent popularity of the Dr. Jart Ceramidin Cream. While the Dr. Jart Ceramidin Cream […]

  • Fresh Kombucha Antioxidant Essence Review And Dupes

    Fresh Kombucha Antioxidant Essence Review And Dupes

    Many people assume that if a skincare product is more expensive, it is better for your skin. The idea that you have to buy extremely high-priced skincare products has been drilled into the beauty community’s minds. But, the reality is that it’s just not true. Buying skincare products that work for your skin while not […]

  • Kiehl’s Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Solution Review And Dupes

    Kiehl’s Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Solution Review And Dupes

    A lot of people underestimate the importance of a good skincare routine. Whether you have an extreme amount of problem areas or you have relatively clear skin, skincare is necessary regardless. And for a lot of people, a simple facial cleanser isn’t enough just by itself. So, we turn to other products that are specifically […]

  • Drunk Elephant Beste No. 9 Cleanser Dupes!

    Drunk Elephant Beste No. 9 Cleanser Dupes!

    Jelly cleansers are a great product for removing makeup and leaving the skin hydrated. If you suffer from dry skin you can recall that tight, dry feeling you have after washing your face with a harsh cleanser. Drunk Elephant’s No 9 Beste Jelly Cleanser is a fan favorite because it’s jelly texture is hydrating while […]

  • How To Remove Dip Nails

    How To Remove Dip Nails

    Dip nails, otherwise known as SNS, has been gaining tons of popularity lately. It lasts way longer than most other nail polishes (yes, even gel). Also, it is supposed to be a lot healthier for your nails compared to other products. They use layers of resin and acrylic powder to create a long-lasting and beautiful […]

  • What Is Toner And Do I Need To Use One?

    What Is Toner And Do I Need To Use One?

    Toner is just one of many in a 12 step skincare routine. It’s thrown around all the time when people talk about their skincare regimen but what does it actually do? Traditionally, toners were used after cleansing to help balance the pH of your skin. Toners were often frowned upon as harsh, astringent-like products. They […]

  • What Is CoolSculpting?

    What Is CoolSculpting?

    Let’s face it… we all have body fat. It is important to know that having a certain amount of body fat is very normal and healthy. Especially in women, we tend to hang onto fat in areas of our body like our hips and thighs. If you have tried diet and exercise, and the fat […]

  • Microblading is the Brow Hero We All Need

    Microblading is the Brow Hero We All Need

    If you’re someone who refuses to leave the house without on fleek eyebrows, then you’re preaching to the choir sister! What that also means is I spend a ridiculous amount of time every morning just to shape and fill my brows right. Lately, I realized that waking up an hour early to have extra time […]

  • What Does Salicylic Acid Do?

    What Does Salicylic Acid Do?

    Salicylic acid is a great way to get rid of pimples, acne and other blemishes that appear on your skin. This acid is found in many exfoliators and is a great item to add to your nighttime skincare routine because it acts quickly and keeps your skin fresh. Salicylic acid might be the magic potion […]

  • Clarisonic Mia Smart Review and Dupes

    Clarisonic Mia Smart Review and Dupes

    Clarisonic is the brand that first introduced sonic facial brushes to the market. They quickly became popular and the demand for them increased instantly. It wasn’t long until almost all skincare enthusiasts had one in their assortment of beauty care products. Clarisonic Mia Smart is not popular without any reason. These sonic facial devices make […]

  • Tatcha The Water Cream Review and Dupes

    Tatcha The Water Cream Review and Dupes

    Are you tired of dealing with your oily skin? Are your facial pores causing your skin to age prematurely? Well, the good news is that you can rid yourself of this fate. All you need to do is opt for Tatcha water cream. This product can help you combat premature aging by providing optimal hydration. […]

  • What is a Vampire Facial?

    What is a Vampire Facial?

    Every other day, we come across countless new skincare treatments and trendy facials. In 2013, Kim Kardashian shared pictures of her blood-smeared face after a Vampire Facial. A Vampire Facial is a cosmetic procedure that helps remove signs of aging. The treatment soon became very popular as many other celebrities followed suit. Vampire Facials, or […]

  • Tatcha Cleansing Oil Review and Dupes

    Tatcha Cleansing Oil Review and Dupes

    Cleansing oils have two amazing benefits – they help you remove makeup and they are great for your skin. Because… They remove all the dirt and grime and rejuvenate your skin. Replacing wet wipes, cleansing oil will help you remove your makeup with no trace of your foundation or mascara left behind. One of our […]

  • What Is Microneedling?

    What Is Microneedling?

    As you grow older, your skin will start showing signs of aging. While it is easy to accept changes in personality, it is hard to come to terms with physical changes. This is why, nowadays, there are various skincare treatments that can help you keep your skin from aging. One such treatment is microneedling. Microneedling […]

  • What Is A HydraFacial?

    What Is A HydraFacial?

    Taking care of your skin should be an essential part of your routine. It’s a difficult process to find out what suits your skin best. Many of us go through many treatments and skincare products before finding the right one. Everyone desires skincare products that make their skin softer and more radiant. The ultimate goal […]

  • Zoella Beauty Launch

    Zoella Beauty Launch

    When I got the invitation to attend the Zoella Beauty Launch I almost (okay I totally did) shed a tear due to sheer happiness. I can’t help but feel so excited by all of this crazy YouTube stuff that’s happening and like lots of other people I am so genuinely excited and happy about all […]

  • DIY Coffee Body Scrub

    DIY Coffee Body Scrub

    I’ve mentioned my love for the Fig + Yarrow Coffee and Cardamom Body Scrub in several videos and posts. It is a lovely, luxurious body scrub that is very hydrating and energizing. Caffeine is also supposed to help diminish the look of cellulite (not sure if it actually does, but that’s what “they” say). Ingredients […]

  • Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse OR Multi-purpose Dry Oil Review

    Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse OR Multi-purpose Dry Oil Review

    I love a multi-purpose product-especially one for hydration. These oils can be used on your body, hair, face, cuticles, etc. You know I love the Nuxe Lip Balm and branching into some of their other products didn’t disappoint. Although this is technically an oil, do not let yourself think this is “greasy” product by any […]

  • DIY Lemon And Peppermint Foot Scrub

    DIY Lemon And Peppermint Foot Scrub

    It seems like the warm weather is finally upon us, so I thought I’d get crafty and make a little DIY foot scrub. You can use any essential oil you want to (in place of the peppermint) & just play around with it! It was inexpensive to make and made a lot more than some […]

  • Ojon Rare Blend Oil Review

    Ojon Rare Blend Oil Review

    I was introduced to Ojon about 3 months ago and I was so impressed with everything I tried. Today I’m here to talk about the Rare Blend Oil but if you want to see some reviews of a few other products click here! The first time I saw this product I was like HOLY MOTHER […]

  • September Favorites

    September Favorites

    September has come and gone, which makes me sad as September is one of my favorite months. The weather is a little colder, so I’ve switched up my skincare products and added a few new additions to my stable of old make-up classics. Beauty aside, I’ve been obsessively reading Cherry Bombe this month as it’s […]