Neostrata Bionic Face Serum Review

PHAs, or polyhydroxy acids, seem to be the next big ingredient on the beauty scene. This new generation of exfoliating acids are supposed to be more gentle, but just as effective, as the last generation of AHAs (glycolic acid being… Continue Reading

Cane + Austin Retexture Pads 10% Glycolic Acid

  I have some stubborn pigmentation on my cheeks that I’ve been working on forever. Some are the result of sun damage from years of not wearing adequate sunscreen, resulting in sun spots over my cheekbones (not cute little freckles… Continue Reading

How to use Acids In Your Skincare Routine

I hope that after reading my previous post about the Asian Skincare Routine – The Basics, you have a good understanding of how to use cleansers, toners, serums, and creams. Although the so-called 10-step Asian Skincare Routine can seem intimidating… Continue Reading

Gentle Exfoliation for Sensitive Skin

  As I get older, I find that my skin has been getting more sensitive to harsher ingredients and treatments. Or it could be that with more experience of what I put on my skin, I notice the effects more.… Continue Reading