SkinReading Blog

Skin type quiz: Why you need to know your true type

The trick to great skin? Know your true skin type, and use the right products. That’s the secret to a clear, healthy, younger-looking complexion. When you use products designed for a different skin type it can lead to breakouts, dryness, and more. Take our easy skin type quiz below to see what your true type […]


How to use a face mask & what kind you need

Face masks are an essential part of any good skin care routine, but how do you choose the right one? There are almost as many masks as there are skin concerns, but it doesn’t have to be hard to identify your perfect formula. Read on to learn which mask is right for you and how […]


How to pop a pimple (When you just can’t resist)

Want to know how to pop a pimple on your face? It’s best to leave “extractions” to the pros, but we all know that sometimes the temptation is too strong. Who wants to face the world with a giant pimple? But before you take matters into your own hands, learn what type of breakout you […]


7 Skin Care Facts + Myths: Don’t make these Mistakes!

In today’s world of non-stop information, it is often difficult to tell the difference between the skin care myths and the skin care facts. But don’t worry; we’re here to help you identify truth from fiction. We’ve asked a panel of licensed estheticians and skin care experts what skin care myths they hear most often […]


Stinging skin: How to prevent it

It may be a common expression, but does pain really equal beauty? Let’s set this myth straight: Your beauty products and skin care should never be painful. If your skin care leaves you with stinging skin, you’re using the wrong products. Keep reading to see what causes stinging skin and how to prevent it. Why […]


Why is my skin so dry? Skin care mistakes.

As skin care professionals, we are asked the question “why is my skin so dry?” on a regular basis. Dry skin and dehydrated skin are persistent concerns for many, but the causes are often surprising. Keep reading to see the unexpected causes of dry skin. Why is my skin so dry? There are many reasons […]


5 Surprising Ways to Use Measured Micrograins +

Have you tried Measured Micrograins +? This versatile facial exfoliator is designed for all skin types – even those with sensitive and unpredictable skin who previously avoided scrubs. More than a standard exfoliator, Measured Micrograins + can be used in several surprising ways. See our list below of the top 5 different uses for Measured Micrograins […]


Celebrity Secrets: 6 Reasons to Get Professional Spa Facials

Do you wonder how celebrities have such flawless, glowing skin? We’ll let you in on a little secret: many celebrities receive spa facials on a regular basis. Keep reading to see why spa facials are celebrities’ number one trick for gorgeous, red carpet-worthy skin. The secret to stunning skin Celebrities like Jennifer Aniston, Gwyneth Paltrow, […]


Why you need to stay consistent with skin care

Do you love to try new skin care products? How often do you switch from one skin care brand to another? If you constantly ditch your daily skin care routine for every new product that comes out, you’re actually doing your skin a disservice. Read on to learn why consistency is crucial for healthy skin. […]


How to make skin glow: What you need to know

No one wants skin that appears dull and drab. While there are many factors that cause your skin to look lackluster, there are easy steps you can take to get a bright complexion, and more luminous skin that glows. Read on to learn how to make skin glow. Why you have dull skin (and how […]