Keratosis Pilaris (KP): Those Weird Arm and Thigh Bumps

This weekend, I was spending time with some of my favorite women when one approached me to ask about bumps that she had on her arms. Before she could even finish describing it, I knew exactly what she was asking about: keratosis pilaris, also known simply as “KP.” It is a condition that has plagued […]

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My Routine: June 2018

I’ve made some changes to my routine since I wrote my first routine post back in May, and I feel like my skin has been much better for it. Certainly I’ve tried some new products, which I will be reviewing in the coming days, but I have landed on something so simple and so bland […]

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Perioral Dermatitis: An Odd Mouth Rash

When I first started writing about skin, a friend reached out to me to ask about a skin condition that she had been diagnosed with years ago: perioral dermatitis. Admittedly, my knowledge of perioral dermatitis was quite shallow, and as I began to research it, it seems that there isn’t a whole lot that is […]

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Review: The Ordinary Sea-Buckthorn Fruit Oil

Note: I originally intended to make this into my first video review, but had a lot of equipment issues. I promise I’m working on video content for you all! 🙂  So awhile back, before things got… uhh… weird… with Deceim, I placed an order for a bottle of the Ordinary Sea-Buckthorn Fruit Oil. It is $14.90 USD […]

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Visiting Riley Rose, Los Angeles

It wasn’t the first time I had visited Riley Rose. I had stumbled upon the place about a month earlier, when going for a facial appointment at Skin Laundry. Initially, I walked right past the store, with it’s cheery pink neon sign and friendly cursive, discounting it as another Claire’s wanna-be. As I walked past […]

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Rosacea: Recommended Products

Hi everyone! I hope you had a lovely weekend. I know I missed my typical Wednesday post last week. I’ve had a dear friend visiting me after graduating law school and life has been pretty busy lately. In my last post, I talked at length about the skin condition of rosacea — what it is, the […]

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Rosacea: The Curse of the Celts

Rosacea is a frustrating skin condition. Despite how long I’ve knowingly had the condition, I’ve struggled with it. Some days are good days, and some days are not so good. There’s rarely a single reason I can pinpoint for the bad days, and at times my skin can flare from occurrences so benign that they […]

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