SkinReading: The skin care blog

What is an esthetician? Do you really need one?

What is an esthetician? What is a facialist? What do estheticians do? For those who are new to the skin care world, figuring out how to achieve the skin you want can be a daunting task. Estheticians are one of your greatest assets in the journey to better skin, but many people don’t really understand […]

 
 

How to reduce redness on the face in 3 easy steps

Do you suffer from a red, blotchy complexion? Studies suggest that more than 50% of the population suffers from sensitive skin (1) and that often manifests as redness. Whether you have naturally sensitive skin or simply agitated, sensitized skin there are steps you can take to minimize and even get rid of redness. Keep reading […]

 
 

Types of Facials: The Facial Encyclopedia Part 1

Determining which type of professional facial is the right type for you may seem complicated, but it doesn’t have to be. All it takes is identifying your biggest skin concerns, and being open with your esthetician. Even if you skim the rest of this article, make sure to remember this: the most important thing to […]

 
 

Fermented skin care: What you need to know

Have you heard of fermented skin care? Originally a Korean beauty trend, fermented skin care can actually reduce the signs of aging while remaining gentle on your skin. Keep reading to see the different fermented skin care benefits and the latest anti-aging skin care you need.   What is fermentation? To understand fermented skin care, […]

 
 

What to Do Before a Facial: The Facial Encyclopedia Part 2

If you’ve never had a spa facial (or even if you have), you may not know what to do before a facial.  We’re going in-depth with this article on what you should wear to a facial, what you should do the week before and the day of your treatment. It isn’t difficult to prepare for […]

 
 

Best ingredients for skin firming: 5 to know

Age Activist Clinical Youth Serum contains some of the best ingredients for skin firming, smoothing, brightening and more. This advanced formula has united gold-standard age fighters at clinical levels with the next generation of natural youth-supporters for instant results and long-term improvement with continued use. It’s a single solution that empowers your skin to resist […]

 
 

How to get better skin: The great skin guide

If you want better skin or even great skin, you first need to understand your skin type. Take our skin type quiz or read the descriptions below. Once you know your type, you can start the right daily routine and be well on your way to better skin: with a complexion that’s clear, calm and […]

 
 

What Happens During a Facial: The Facial Encyclopedia Part 3

“What do facials do? Should I get a facial? What are the benefits of a facial?” These questions are extremely common if you’ve never had a facial before. We’re covering what happens during a facial from start to finish in our Facial Encyclopedia series. We’ve already covered types of facials and what to do before […]

 
 

How to sleep with makeup on (the answer will surprise you)

Have you ever climbed into bed after a long day (or night) only to realize you’re still wearing a full face of makeup? Oh well, sleeping with makeup on can’t be that bad can it? Learn the truth about how to sleep with makeup on before it’s too late for your skin. How to sleep […]

 
 

Anti-aging for oily skin: How to fight aging now

Anti-aging skin care is crucial to stave off fine lines and wrinkles, sagging, and other age signs, but anti-aging for oily skin can be tricky. Many anti-aging products on the market are thick, heavy formulas that are better suited for dry skin; but rest assured there are products and methods developed specifically for aging oily […]