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How to Identify Your Skin’s Undertone and What This Means for You

When it comes to finding a new lipstick or foundation, color is usually what we’re drawn to first. It’s common to love a color at the beauty counter, only to discover that it doesn’t look right when you try it on at home. The culprit is likely your skin’s undertone....

How to Build Your Own Skincare Routine

By Jude Chao of FiftyShadesofSnail.com The great thing about Asian skincare is how customizable it is. Your routine can be as elaborate or as simple as you want it; it can target one specific issue or a number of them all at once. You can stick to a limited budget or...

Routine Maintenance: When To Switch Up Your Skincare and When To Not

By Jude Chao So you’ve carefully assembled your very own custom skincare routine and painstakingly added products in one at a time. You’ve stuck with it for weeks or months, kept notes, and seen some results, at least enough to keep going. But now you feel like you’re...

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The Best Drugstore Retinol Treatments

By Jacqueline Samaroo When it comes to fighting the signs of aging, retinol is the actual fountain of youth! It is a definite skincare must-have if you want real results against wrinkles and fine lines. Retinol, a.k.a. vitamin A, also helps to reduce acne by...

Top Drugstore Skincare Products for a Flawless Complexion

By Jacquline Samaroo   You don’t have to break the bank to take care of your skin. There are plenty of affordable and EFFECTIVE options available that work just as well, if not better than, the high-priced brands everyone is clamoring over.  Here are a dozen drugstore...

Is Oil Cleansing for You?

By Jacqueline Samaroo  The Oil Cleansing Method (OCM) has been making waves in the skincare world. It is touted to work on oily skin, dry skin and everything in between. But, will it work for YOUR skin? Read on to learn about the OCM and whether it could be the right...

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Top Drugstore Skincare Products for a Flawless Complexion

By Jacquline Samaroo   You don’t have to break the bank to take care of your skin. There are plenty of affordable and EFFECTIVE options available that work just as well, if not better than, the high-priced brands everyone is clamoring over.  Here are a dozen drugstore...

Bottoms Up: The Top Beauty Benefits of Drinking Coffee

By Jude Chao You’ve heard about the internal health benefits of drinking coffee, including increased energy and metabolism and reduced risk of various serious diseases. You’ve heard about the beauty benefits of applying coffee grounds to your skin like...

Caring for Your Feet in Between Pedicures

By Michelby Whitehead   If you’ve ever skipped out on open-toe shoes even though the outfit called for it, or avoided a relaxing — and very much desired — foot rub offered by Bae due to fears of giving him nightmares, it’s time to start taking some responsibility for...