SkinReading Blog

Over exfoliated skin: Are you guilty of this mistake?

You must exfoliate to achieve great skin no matter what your skin type is, but did you know there’s a right way and a wrong way to exfoliate? Many people take this skin care necessity too far and end up with over exfoliated skin that is irritated and uncomfortable. Read on to learn how to […]

 
 

8 Esthetician skin care rules you need to follow

Estheticians know how to get great skin; it’s their job. However, what an esthetician can do in the treatment room is just the first step – the rest is up to you. Keep reading to see the esthetician skin care rules you need to follow for stunning skin.   1) Slow and steady wins the […]

 
 

How to get flawless skin overnight

We all want stunning skin, but do you know how to get flawless skin overnight? Experts recommend that the average adult gets 7-9 hours of sleep per night,* and this rest is essential to great skin, but there are other steps you can take to make sure you wake up glowing. Keep reading to find […]

 
 

How to mix your skin care: Multi masking & more

Can your skin enjoy even more benefits when you combine your cleanser and exfoliator? Have you ever heard of a double face mask or ‘multi masking’? These techniques can double up your skin benefits, save you time, and help you target specific skin concerns. Read on to learn how to multi mask and combine other […]

 
 

5 DIY skin care recipes that need to be stopped

Thanks to Pinterest and anyone with a blog, DIY skin care recipes have increased in popularity. Some are harmless, but much like the also popular “Pinterest fails”, some of these recipes have terrible consequences. But unlike a DIY craft project gone wrong, you have to walk around with the consequences on your face for everyone to see! […]

 
 

Is toner necessary? Get the truth from professionals

The question “Is toner necessary?” is one of the most asked questions skin care professionals receive. We took this question to our panel of estheticians and skin care professionals. The verdict? Every single one said toner is crucial for great skin. But, why is toner necessary? Read on to see what the professionals say.   […]

 
 

How to Prevent Breakouts: 7 Acne Mistakes

Even if you faithfully use the right skin care for your skin type, breakouts and irritation can still crop up. In fact, up to 85% of people experience minor acne at some point in their lives.* Unfortunately, these breakouts can have surprising causes. Most people don’t realize they commit daily mistakes that actually cause acne. […]

 
 

7 Expert Tips for In-Flight Skin Care

Wanna get away – with great skin? Whether it’s for spring break, summer vacation, or a simple weekend getaway, every time you board a plane you expose your skin to more environmental assaults than usual – which can make you look oily, dehydrated or dull when you land! It’s important to make subtle changes in your daily […]

 
 

Causes of Aging Skin: Not-so Healthy Lifestyle Habits

  Everyone knows the importance of healthy lifestyle habits, but there are some surprising habits that cause premature skin aging. If you want a youthful complexion, make sure to ditch these bad habits!   Skin-aging bad habits to ditch:   1) Makeup wipes Makeup wipes may seem like the perfect solution when you’re too tired to […]

 
 

Causes of Aging Skin: Intrinsic Aging

Intrinsic aging, or chronological aging, is the natural process of skin aging due to internal influences. While we can’t entirely stop intrinsic aging, we can target the physical age signs that appear on the skin. Keep reading to learn what intrinsic aging is, how it’s different from extrinsic aging, and how to prevent aging skin. […]