Author Archives: Thea Christie

protruding-eyes

Simple Eye Makeup Hacks for Protruding Eyes

Protruding eyes are when you have big, round eyes — like doe eyes! Lovely eyes! But as you’ve probably realized through experimentation, the wrong eye makeup look can be unflattering. The goal for protruding eyes is to make them appear softer and more beckoning instead of exaggerating their size.  If you too want to enhance […]

acid-mantle

How to Repair Your Skin’s Acid Mantle for Healthier Skin

“I’m worried about trying new skincare products. My skin is so sensitive, it can’t tolerate anything right now!” “I don’t understand why my skin always feels tight after washing!” When we’re not gentle with our skin’s acid mantle (skin barrier), we weaken it, potentially leaving skin sensitive, dry, red, flaky and prone to infection. We […]

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10 Ways You Can Increase Collagen for Skin to Fight Wrinkles

As your beauty obsessed editors, finding ways on how to increase collagen is a much-determined pursuit of ours. Why? Well, collagen loss with aging is no joke. In fact, we lose collagen every year starting at the age of 20, which in turn creates deep wrinkles, fine lines, hair loss and even, brittle fingernails — […]

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Research Shows Using Collagen for Hair Growth and Loss Could Work, But Should You Try It?

What makes your hair strong and your skin elastic? Collagen for hair growth and skin is touted as the latest solution. Everyone is chatting about it as the fountain of youth — names like Kylie Jenner and Kourtney Kardashian are putting it in their coffee and releasing a line of collagen products. And it’s all […]

Glycolic Acid Peel Guide

Glycolic Acid Peels – Everything You Need to Know

As we age our skin renews at increasingly slower rates, bringing on the signs of aging, from wrinkles to sagging skin. But there is a way to expedite the skin renewal process or a way to ‘life hack’ it, if you will – and it’s by exfoliating with a glycolic acid peel. Alpha Hydroxy Acid […]