Monthly Archives: March 2019

Glycolic Acid Peel at Home

How to Make a Glycolic Acid Peel at Home for Clearer Skin in 5 minutes

Glycolic acid can be used in many daily skincare products to brighten and smooth our skin texture. You’ll find it frequently listed as an ingredient in exfoliating products, which you may already be using for step 3 of your Korean skincare routine. But buying exfoliating products on the regular is going to be outright expensive. […]

Korean 3 step skincare

How to do the Korean 3-Step Skincare Routine and Save Money on Your Regimen

If you’ve heard about K-beauty and decided it’s time to invest in the health of your skin, but you don’t have sufficient funds, then you’re in luck. There’s a 3-step skincare regimen ready to serve your needs. With K-beauty’s 3-step skincare routine, you’ll be using products that won’t take a toll on your bank account, while […]

Clinique 3 Step

Does Clinique’s 3-Step Skin Care Hold up Against K-Beauty? Here’s the Low Down

Sometimes committing fully to more than 5 minutes in front of the mirror can be a drag. We get it. For those minimalists or for the go-go-goers – who needs a 10-step routine when a 3-step regimen fits as snug as a bug into your schedule? That’s why we’ve done some research on the latest […]

Best Eyeliner Hacks

Best Eyeliner Hacks for Perfectly Lined Eyes

Are you the go-to person among your friends when it comes to applying eyeliner makeup? If so, you likely have a few eyeliner hacks up your sleeve. And if you don’t, then, it’s a darn good thing you stumbled onto this guide. With this said, eyeliner hacks aren’t just handy if you’re the community’s all-knowing […]

How to use Glycolic Acid

How to Use Glycolic Acid in Ways That Don’t Damage Your Skin

If you’re looking to take your skin-care routine up a notch, then it’s probably wise that you have a handle on how to use glycolic acid the right way. Why? Because if you use this multi-purpose, “miracle beauty ingredient” the wrong way, you’ll damage your skin’s sensitive acid mantle. No joke.   Acid Mantle…Huh? If […]

Anti-aging Foods

8 Best Anti-Aging Foods for Younger Looking Skin

Without a doubt, aging gracefully is at the top of every girl’s wish list. Whether you’re in your early 20s or late 50s, it’s never too soon or too late to start thinking about what you can do for your skin to prevent the negative effects of aging. So. what’s the secret to a younger, […]

Benefits of Collagen

Benefits of Collagen for Your Skin, Beauty and Health

The benefits of collagen weren’t lost on women in the ‘old days’, who applied gelatin on their faces to get plump, dewy skin. We don’t mean the fruity, Jello stuff, either. We’re talking about the plain, gooey, cooked variety of gelatin. Many of us are doing the same thing, but don’t realize we’re carrying on […]

What is Korean Beauty and Why is it so popular?

What is Korean Beauty (K-Beauty) and Why is it so Popular?

Simply put, K-beauty is a global phenomenon that has officially arrived on our shores, bringing with it K-pop, Korean soaps, celebrity signature looks and standards for translucent, poreless ‘glass’ skin. If you’re not familiar, It’s hugely famous for its 10-Step Korean skincare routine – a regimen where each step is designed with a specific purpose […]

5 Step Korean Skin Care

Your Simple 5-Step Korean Skincare Routine for Poreless Skin

You’re ready to go. You’ve been reading up on this whole K-beauty thing, you’ve saved all your favourite products and you’re finally ready to achieve glassy, poreless skin. But you’ve hit a snag. There is a 10-Step, 7-Step and 5-step Korean skincare routine. Not to mention a shorter 3-Step regimen. Er, which one should you […]