Natural Beauty Tips Mobile App Review


With smartphones in many people’s hands, surfing the internet has been taken from a keyboard at your fingertips to a device in your palm. That means that beauty product lovers are looking for apps to find everything from products to tips. Mobile apps in the beauty arena are currently fairly limited.  One early app?  Natural Read more »

Product Review: Sephora Pro Lesson Palette – Smoky Eyes

Makeup, Makeup Advice, Makeup Reviews

Since readers have been requesting more makeup tutorials and reviews, I went to Sephora to try out the new Sephora Pro Lesson Palette- Smoky Eyes ($28.00,  The palette includes six eye shadows with directions, which are fairly easy to follow. Formulation Review Overall, the eyeshadows in Sephora Pro Lesson Palette- Smoky Eyes have a Read more »

Does Dr. Brandt Antioxidant Water Booster Really Work?

Q&A, Skin Care

Submitted via the Facebook page: Hi FutureDerm. Could you please review the Dr. Brandt Antioxidant Water Booster? It claims to have the antioxidant power of 15 cups of green tea in every serving, and have an effect on the skin. Is that possible, and is it worth consuming regardless of skin benefit? Also, weird Read more »

Spotlight On: Evening Primrose Oil


Evening primrose oil seems to pop up in a lot of my products. I like the romantic and whimsical sound of it. Just imagine, “evening primrose oil” — it sounds like some kind of fragrant beauty additive that makes skin feel petal-soft, doesn’t it? But it’s almost never the main ingredient (aside from evening primrose Read more »

Does Pantone's New Capsure™Device Really Make Foundation Shopping Easier?


This is a guest post from Gloria Yang. The most sought-after help at any makeup counter or beauty store like Sephora is for foundation matching. It’s ridiculously hard even for the most seasoned professionals. I know – I worked at Sephora before and I helped countless women find their perfect foundation shade! Why is it Read more »