Face Mapping is a Hoax (And You Shouldn’t Fall For It)

What the location of your acne isn't telling you

You’ve almost certainly come across a face map before – you can find examples all over the internet. It’s usually a graphic of a woman’s face overlaid with shapes defining certain ‘zones’. Each zone is then supposedly linked to an organ of the body or certain bad habit or condition. For example, between the eyes … Read more Face Mapping is a Hoax (And You Shouldn’t Fall For It)

Melano CC Intensive Anti-Spot Essence Serum Review

Melano CC Vitamin C Serum review

I’m so excited to be bringing you another highly anticipated review – we’re talking everything Melano CC serum: what’s in it, what’s it like, and whether it meets the hype or not. I freakin’ LOVE trying new products and especially new ingredients. This week’s review brings us both, with my first full experience with vitamin … Read more Melano CC Intensive Anti-Spot Essence Serum Review

How Damp Skin Helps Your Skin Care Absorb Better

Why applying on damp skin gets better results

There’s huge untapped potential in so many of our daily routines. Little things we do on autopilot that, if optimised, could mean the difference between so much money and time wasted in the long run. Like rearranging your clothes to keep the most used items within reach. Keeping your coffee grounds and using them as … Read more How Damp Skin Helps Your Skin Care Absorb Better

Preventing & Removing Stretch Marks – Is It Possible?

Stretch marks: can you get rid of them (and should you want to?)

There’s a lot of money to be made out there preying on people’s insecurities. The most profitable formula is to point out something that’s natural and unavoidable, make people feel bad for it, convince them they need to change, say you have the solution, and sell. Whether or not that solution actually works is of … Read more Preventing & Removing Stretch Marks – Is It Possible?

All About Ultrasonic Skin Scrubbers

Ultrasonic skin scrubber

Tell me I’m not the only one who’s noticed an influx of gratuitously close-up footage of ultrasonic skin scrubbers all over the faces of their Instagram explore page. An ultrasonic skin scrubber (or spatula) – if you didn’t know – is that metal thing that’s pushed across people’s faces and releases the oh-so satisfying “pore … Read more All About Ultrasonic Skin Scrubbers

At-Home IPL Photofacial/Skin Rejuvenation (+ Photos)

At home IPL skin rejuvenation before and after

Disclaimer: I am not a medical professional. Advice given on this page is based on my personal research and experience and is not a substitute for medical advice from your own doctor. Even a seemingly safe procedure can result in unexpected harm. You can read my full disclaimer here. IPL stands for Intense Pulsed Light. … Read more At-Home IPL Photofacial/Skin Rejuvenation (+ Photos)