My Top Blemish/Congestion/Inflammation Fighting Nighttime Routine

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When I posted this routine on Instagram a few weeks ago it got a lot of questions, so I thought I would break down the entire lineup on the blog and explain how and why I used each product. One of the reasons I wanted to do it is because it worked so well for me. Even though skincare can only do so much, I am still very grateful for what it can do because in this case, it saved my skin from a full on meltdown. The other reason is that a lot of the questions were about some of the newer products in my stash like CAIS 5%, the Mahalo and Siam Seas balms and then others simply wanted to know about the “FM 5-day cycle”. I know I have mentioned my own personal 4-day routine cycle (that post is coming soon) but this is completely different to what I did here because it was based around using NIOD’s brilliant Flavanone Mud for five nights in a row. Continue reading

Holiday Gift Guide: Part 3

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The last in my Holiday Gift Guide series is here and this one is tailored towards the Pure Product-ists skincare lovers out there who are uncompromisingly dedicated to only the highest quality plant based ingredients and will not use anything less than the very best that nature has to offer. Luckily, the green beauty community just gets better and better every year and there are so many great brands and options available now that there is no need to sacrifice performance or quality in order to only use “green” products. If this is you or someone you know then keep reading because I have compiled an amazing selection of the very best green beauty skincare sets out there that you will love. Continue reading