Can You Use Vitamin C and Glycolic Acid Together? Yes! (And You Should Be!)

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Using Vitamin C and Glycolic Acid Together Vitamin C and glycolic acid both help to brighten your skin tone and fade dark spots. In addition, Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant, protecting your skin from damaging UV rays while glycolic acid can smooth lines and wrinkles with regular use.  Since these two powerhouse ingredients both … Read more

Microdermabrasion vs Dermaplaning: Which Is Best For Your Skin

microdermabrasion vs dermaplaning

Both microdermabrasion and dermaplaning are safe and popular skin treatments that leave you with smooth, visibly brighter skin. So how does microdermabrasion compare to dermaplaning? Read on to find out which one is best for you. Microdermabrasion and dermaplaning are non-invasive facial treatments that improve the appearance of wrinkles and dull skin. However, dermaplaning achieves … Read more

Microdermabrasion: How Often For the Best Results?

woman having microdermabrasion session

Microdermabrasion is a skin treatment that is getting more attention than ever. While it is safe and non-invasive, it should be done in moderation so as not to cause skin irritation. So how often should you have a microdermabrasion session? You can try microdermabrasion as often as once a week if your skin tolerates it … Read more

The Incredible Dermaplaning Benefits For Your Skin

Schick Hydro Silk Facials Razors for dermaplaning skin

A first impression is a lasting impression, and most of the time, the first impressions we make center on our faces. Keeping our faces looking healthy and taking care of our skin is critical for self-esteem, health, and comfort. Dermaplaning is a fantastic way to leave the impression we want to.  Dermaplaning has many benefits. … Read more

How Often Should You Get A Chemical Peel?

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Chemical Peels: How Often is Best? Chemical peels are skin resurfacing procedures that are typically used on the face to treat wrinkles, scars, and dark spots on the skin. Although they can have great results, you need to be careful not to overdo them as they may cause permanent skin damage. So, how often should … Read more

Hydrodermabrasion: Everything You Need To Know

hydrodermabrasion facial

Trying to decide if hydrodermabrasion is right for you? It’s a big decision since skin treatments like a hydrodermabrasion facial can be expensive. When making these types of decisions, I end up doing hours of research to make sure a treatment is both effective for aging and gentle enough for my sensitive skin. In this … Read more

Microneedling vs Chemical Peel- Which is Best for Your Skin?

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Confession time: I may be slightly addicted to skincare. I truly enjoy learning and testing out new ways to keep my skin looking its best. Since I’m also very careful with my money, you can bet I’ve done a ton of research to figure out which treatments and devices are worth paying for. One of … Read more

Can You Use Lactic Acid and Niacinamide Together?

Can you use lactic acid and niacinamide

If you care about the appearance of your skin, then it’s safe to say you are on the lookout for skincare ingredients that can help you fight the signs of aging.  Lactic acid and niacinamide are two research-backed ingredients that have been proven to be effective. Can you use them together to achieve your best … Read more

Can You Use Salicylic Acid and Niacinamide Together?

salicylic acid and niacinamide together

Salicylic acid and niacinamide are two proven ingredients that are recommended by many skincare experts. You may be wondering if you can use them together for the best results.  Well, you’re in the right place if you want to learn how to add these two research-backed ingredients to your skincare routine. Salicylic acid and niacinamide … Read more

How Often Should You Use Toner? (And Do You Really Need It?)

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As a skincare addict, I’ve used pretty much every type of skincare product out there for my skin. One of my favorites that most people don’t know too much about is toner. A facial toner is a light liquid containing skin-boosting ingredients. I think of it as an easy way to give my skin the … Read more