2018 Skincare Purchases to Date + Mini Reviews

In an effort to hold myself more accountable for my spending, I decided to tally up all my purchases this year. This is mostly from reviewing online orders but also memory as well. After doing this exercise I was kind of...surprised at how much this ended up being because I know for a FACT that …

Skin Transformation: My 3-Year Skincare Journey with Asian Beauty

This will sound bad but I honestly have really, ridiculously nice skin. Like random people comment on it and at this point it is something I am known for amongst friends and colleagues. Prior to my foray into the skincare community, I'd say my skin was fine. Honestly just a normal face of skin with …

Skincare Routine for Black Skin: Managing Ingrown Facial Hair

Most anyone who knows me irl associates me with my skincare hobby and having glowing skin. However one thing that I never talk about is my (minor) struggles and self consciousness with ingrown hair (pseudofolliculitis barbae). What is pseudofolliculities barbae (ingrown hair) and how does it affect darker skinned individuals? As described by Dr. Bridgeman-Shah …