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skincare routine

DERMSTORE SPRING SKINCARE SALE_ 20% OFF PARTICIPATING BRANDS (1)
Beauty, Skincare

Dermstore Spring ’18 Sale: Shop My Picks

Dermstore, an online favorite destination to shop for effective, quality skincare, is having a Spring Sale with up to 20% participating brands with the code GLOW18 at checkout. Hurry, the sale ends on 4/2/2018! Here are some of my picks to stock up on skincare essentials as well as some new items to try during this sale. Take advantage of sale, plus easy returns in 30 days.

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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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The Ordinary - Anti Aging Shopping Guide
Serums, Skincare, Skincare Guides

The Ordinary: Anti-Aging Regimen Guide

I bought my first “The Ordinary” products earlier this month and can’t help but notice how difficult it was to decipher which products were right for me. Aside from feeling like I needed a degree in Chemistry to pronounce the names, the products weren’t categorized into what I’m typically used to seeing – the traditional Cleanse, Tone, Moisturize model. I was quite overwhelmed and confused when browsing The Ordinary’s website, so I thought I’d go ahead and learn more about this brand and do some videos to help explain how to pick to pick the right Ordinary products for your skin type and needs.

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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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Spring 2018 Skincare Routine
Beauty, Skincare

Updated: Spring 2018 Skincare Routine

Happy Spring! The weather is getting warmer and warmer – pretty soon it will be a thousand degrees here in Las Vegas. The dry climate in Las Vegas wreaked havoc on my skin when we first moved here. I’ve been trying and experimenting with different products and finally came across a routine that’s been working well for me. If you live a dry, arid desert environment, you might want to give some of these products a try. I try to focus on moisturization, with emphasis on brightening. 

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Favorite Korean Skincare Products
Skincare

Five Favorites: Korean Skincare Products

I’ve been trying a lot of Korean skincare products lately, part of gathering more content for this blog as well as finding inspiration for my newest hobby and addition to this blog – building Beauty Lately’s YouTube channel! As a marketer by day, I see how fast e-commerce and digital marketing is shaping how consumers shop and interact with brands. Long gone are the days of brands speaking to consumers via ads.

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Heimish Blog Featured Photo
Makeup Removers, Skincare Product Reviews

Review: Heimish All Clean Balm

I’ve been a fanatic about cleansing ever since high school, using my first toner to remove residual dirt and gunk off my face. Since then I learned about the importance of double-cleansing, and how washing your face with cleanser alone is not sufficient. I’ve been meaning to try another Korean cleansing balm, and decided after reading great reviews to try Heimish All Clean balm.

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Skincare, Skincare Product Reviews, Sunscreens

Review: White Formula UV Protective Gel with Hyaluronic Acid SPF 50

Something that I love to do during trips to Asia is to shop for local brands that  I can’t get easily here in the States. With the surge in popularity of Korean skincare, there have been numerous online outlets starting to cater to demand for Korean skincare and beauty products. A niche that I find more difficult to find is Taiwanese skincare, which I find to be quite good in terms of both performance and value!

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