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TATCHA THE ESSENCE REVIEW
Essences, Skincare Product Reviews, Toners

Tatcha The Essence Review

I love me a good essence. Ever since the K-Beauty trend popularized this product, lots have been written about its efficacy, need, and place in your standard skincare routine. The idea of a “booster” to maximize the efficacy of your serums, moisturizers, treatments is not exactly new to those of you familiar with the Asian skincare philosophy and ritual.

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Image of Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask
Moisturizers, Skincare, Skincare Product Reviews

Review: Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask

I’ve been excited to share my thoughts about this sleeping mask! I’ve heard so many good things about the Glow Recipe brand, and watermelon is one of my favorite fruits…. so I figured I would at least like how this mask smells.  I remember growing up in Taiwan, some women would use watermelon rinds to moisturize their face. I thought it was the strangest thing at the time, but now looking back at it those women might have been up to something! Watermelons are, after all, mostly water.

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Skincare, Skincare Product Reviews

Fall Skincare Routine – Updated

As we transition from summer into fall, so should our skincare routine. Just like how you might tweak your wardrobe to keeep up with the seasons, you should also re-evaluate your skincare routine at the end of each season to make sure that each product is still meeting your needs. I’ve been trying out different products to curate my fall routine. You’ll see some familar products that I kept from summer into fall, and a couple of new additions.

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The Basic Skincare Routine
Skincare

The Basic Skincare Routine

There was a time a couple of years ago where the term “basic” was seen as a negative term. I wasn’t sure why—I’ve always gravitated towards basic, uncomplicated things. There’s something fresh and clean about the simplicity of a basic capsule wardrobe, for example. You can approach skincare in the same way—a well curated routine that covers the basics can serve you well.
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