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Tag Archives: Cleanser

How I Balance Summer Exercise with Skin Care

How I Balance Summer Exercise with Skin Care

var noskim = ‘true’; It sure did take awhile for spring to get here in the Chicago area, but when it did so, it went almost straight to summer. I did my first hot long run last weekend and realized that I wasn’t quite ready for it! In addition to acclimating my body for running

My Paula’s Choice Customized Skin Care Routine for Aging Oily Skin

My Paula’s Choice Customized Skin Care Routine for Aging Oily Skin

This post is Sponsored by Paula’s Choice and Pretty in My Pocket. All opinions are my own. If you are not familiar with Paula Begoun, you should be! Her book, Don’t Go To The Cosmetics Counter Without Me, is the classic go to guide to all things in cosmetics. She also has her own very

DHC Deep Cleansing Oil Review

Way back, when I first started the blog, I reviewed a number of DHC products, including their Deep Cleansing Oil. I wanted to revisit it because it really is one of my all time favorite cleansers. DHC recently sent me some items to try, which I will be reviewing over the next month or two

Keeping it Clean: Makeup Removal and Cleansing

Clean skin is an essential step to healthy and beautiful skin. Properly removing makeup can avoid blocked pores and acne, while using the right cleanser can improve your skins overall appearance and texture. But using the wrong cleanser can be disastrous.  Some cleansers can strip your face of natural oils, doing more harm than good,

Remergent Skin Care

A couple of weeks ago I reviewed the wonderful book The New Science of Perfect Skin: Understanding Skin Care Myths and Miracles For Radiant Skin at Any Age by Daniel Yarosh PH.D (read review). Yarosh also has a skin care line through his company AGI Dermatics. If you are a retinol fan, or have been

Cetaphil Cleansers and Moisturizer: Top Quality and at Bargin Price

Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser is a cult favorite cleanser and an Allure Magazine Best of Beauty award winner for a good reason: It is one of the best cleansers out there, yet comes at an incredibly affordable price. A container of Cetaphil is usually several times the size of other cleansers and makeup removers, but

Bioelements Moisture Positive Cleanser

Every time I try something from Bioelements I am left impressed. My recent experience with the Bioelements Moisture Positive Cleanser was no different. This is a rich and milky cleanser that leaves the skin feeling moisturized instead of dried out from soap. The Bioelements cleanser has no scent, removes makeup and dirt quite well, and rinses