Are You One of 20% of Americans Who Do This To Their Skin?

Did you know that only 20% of Americans wear sunscreen? This stat has been static over the past 20 years. For most people, slathering on sunscreen once or twice a year at the beach seems to suffice. But applying sunscreen only when you’re at the beach just won’t cut it in the long term. You should be applying (and reapplying) SPF year-round! Here’s why: What Sun Damage Does to Your…
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Dr. Dennis Gross Pro Facial Steamer Review

Recently, I got to try and review Dr. Dennis Gross’ somewhat newly launched at-home skin care device, the Dr. Dennis Gross Pro Facial Steamer. What is Facial Steaming? Facial Steaming is known to have many benefits for our skin and our bodies. The moisture of steam can soften the stratum corneum, which is the outer layer of the skin that may include dead skin cells, bacteria, dirt, and all kinds…
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Is There a Difference Between Regular and Clinical Grade Skincare?

Recently, a new term has arisen in skincare: “Clinical-grade.” Distinct from “professional-grade” skincare that is typically only sold at licensed professionals’ offices (think Skinceuticals), clinical-grade skincare is available at retailers like Sephora or Ulta for the masses. So is there a difference? Officially, no. “Clinical-grade” or “medical grade” is not a term that is authorized by the FDA or FTC or any other regulating agency. Pretty much any skincare product…
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Can You Drink Your Way to Younger Skin? Dirty Lemon +retinol Review

Beauty drinks and supplements seem to be all the rage these days, from collagen powders to niacinamide gummies. Dirty Lemon‘s newest drink, +retinol, is the latest addition to this growing trend. The company claims that it will give you “smoother, younger-looking skin” without the harsh side effects associated with topical retinol like dryness, irritation, and sun sensitivity. +retinol is the 10th addition to the brand’s growing line of beauty drinks.…
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The Ordinary EUK-134 0.1% Review

Batten down the hatches for this one; it’s about to get crazy! The Ordinary created an affordable, yet highly powerful water-free high-potency antioxidant formula that might be one of the strongest antioxidants available. The Ordinary EUK-134 0.1% claims to reduce visible redness and protect against the appearance of UV damage. But does it work as they claim it should? What, Exactly, is EUK-134? Used for years to combat oxidative stress on…
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Versed: Target’s New Skincare Line — What to Buy

Earlier this year Target partnered with Who What Wear to launch an affordable skincare line called Versed. Yes, you are reading that name correctly. Versed also happens to be a popular sedative given to patients before they go into surgery. I haven’t found a reason yet for why they went with this name, and I imagine it’s not great for SEO but that is for another day. This line was…
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