5 Ways To Protect Your Skin In The Heat

Sun rays and dry spells and heat, oh my! The summer can be a deadly time for your skin, and this summer is proving to be a scorcher! We've past the halfway point and we're heading for the home stretch to autumn, but it's not over yet! August may just be the hottest month of all, and you want to do everything you can to protect your delicate skin in these harsh conditions! 1: Moisturize, moisturize, moisturize!! Especially if you live in a naturally dry area (West Coast, we're looking at … [Read more...]

Skincare First, Makeup Second

Acne. Acne scars. Regular scars. Dryness. Flakiness. Wrinkles. Enlarged pores. Sun spots. The list of skin problems that women have come to us with in the hopes that they'll be fixed by makeup is endless. Any fellow makeup artist can certainly sympathize. While we do what we can, there is only so much to be done for certain texture problems. So to all consumers looking for miracles at a makeup counter, here's the harsh reality: it's just not going to happen. Makeup is only meant to enhance … [Read more...]