My Skin Care Routine for Clear, Radiant Skin (Plus Makeup!)

My Skin Care Routine for Clear, Radiant Skin (Plus Makeup!)

My skin care rou­tine changes often due to all the lovely skin care prod­ucts I am sent for review, and while so many of them are beau­ti­fully for­mu­lated, they are bet­ter suited to other skin types or con­cerns. Thus I am fiercely loyal to the rare gems that come...
A Complete Guide to the Best Natural Face Oils [Infographic]

A Complete Guide to the Best Natural Face Oils [Infographic]

Face and body oils are a cen­turies old beauty tra­di­tion. They are lux­u­ri­ous, antibac­te­r­ial, pro­tec­tive, and highly mois­tur­iz­ing. In the recent past, oil got a bad rap and oil-free prod­ucts reigned supreme. How­ever, the oils that were caus­ing all the...
How to Prevent a Travel Breakout

How to Prevent a Travel Breakout

My recent trip to Japan meant that I was on a plane for roughly 26 hours in one week, and I did a sub-par job of tak­ing care of my skin while I was up in the sky, which resulted in an unusual breakout. Live and learn. This is my skin care travel plan that I will be...
How to Do an At-Home Facial

How to Do an At-Home Facial

Whether you are bat­tling the last rem­nants of acne, sub­clin­i­cal acne (lit­tle bumps with­out heads), black­heads, or sim­ply want to take your skin con­di­tion to the next level, a great facial will do won­ders. I highly rec­om­mend treat­ing your­self to at-home...

My Skin Care Routine — November 2011

Hey every­one! I did two other posts on my skin care rou­tine back in Jan­u­ary and April, and I fig­ured it was about time to do another one since some things have changed. Since stick­ing to a 100% paleo/primal foods for about 4 months now (instead of half-assing it...

How to Beat Eczema & Dry Skin — Plus, GIVEAWAY!

Hey every­one! As you all know, I’m a huge fan of Ayurvedic med­i­cine (and Ayurvedic prod­ucts like Skin Apotheke) as a tool for skin care, and it’s an excel­lent com­pli­ment to anyone’s skin care knowledge. Today I have a great guest post by Kris­ten Ma, author of...