Korean Brightening Beauty Secret: Super Vitamin C- Vitabrid C12

  Vitabrid C12, vitamin C on crack, is a special 12hr time-released powder, developed by Dr. Jinjo Choy, which is to be mixed into water or toner and applied to the face.  It retails for $58.  But what’s it do?  Vitamin C is a common ingredient in serums, BB and CC creams, and products meant…

YoDerm Online Dermatology

The thought of online consultations with any type of doctor brings Lisa Kudrow in Web Therapy to mind: I was contacted by YoDerm ($10 off, click here) and asked if I’d like to review their online dermatology service (this is not sponsored).  For $59, you are consulted by a dermatologist who reviews your answers to…

Peter Thomas Roth: Holy Grail Beauty

One of my absolutely go to favorite skin-care brands, for clear skin and anti-aging, is Peter Thomas Roth (PTR). The products deliver results quickly- from anti-aging to acne, I’ve come to trust a range of their products- the best for dark spots- the Camu Camu and De-Spot serums are miracle workers.  To prevent and treat…

Masking My Beauty: Clientele Facial Masque

Because steaming my face caused me to break out, I decided to try this Clientele Facial Mask, which uses English China White Clay- a delicate type of Kaolin clay that’s great for normal or dry skin-types because it does not draw oil or moisture from the skin like other types of clay.  I am used…

Blackheads: Pore Strips Vs. Pore Tool

I have been breaking out and thus did masks and gave myself facials.  I bought some pore strips and was surprised to see it come off absolutely clean, except for the residue of the strip itself.  I was waiting for the horror like you see in YouTube videos, and couldn’t decide if I was pleased…

Skincare Journey & Knowledge 🂌

I was lucky enough to have access to the best dermatologists, perscriptions, chemical peels, you name it- I tried it. From the boutique brand name products to the stuff found in your local drugstore- there wasnt anything I wouldn’t try: in fact- I almost did try it all in the process. Salicylic acid washes Salicylic chemical…

Bi-Coastal Skincare Regimine

I previously posted on my seasonal skincare and makeup  switch ups, but can being on one coast or another affect your skin differently? Yes! California’s dry air and difference in climate contrasts south Florida’s humid muggy air.   Since returning to Miami, I’ve had to switch from gentler cleansers and washing my face once a…

Clear Skin Face and Body

I have used many different products throughout the years I have tried things from drugstore brands to more of the higher end product lines at Sephora. From Neutrogena to Peter Thomas Roth- i’ve tried it all and will share my insight on getting clear skin. Know your skin: depending on your skin type your regimen…