SkinReading: The skin care blog

Do facials help dry skin? (Yes, you need one)

  Do you have dry, rough, flaky or tight skin? Facials for dry skin are one of the most common options in the spa and for good reason. Celebrities achieve their best skin possible with the help of a trusted esthetician – and so can the rest of us. Keep reading to learn how to […]

 
 

Does makeup cause acne? Makeup mistakes to avoid

Does makeup cause acne? What is cosmetic induced acne? Are there makeup mistakes that age you? The unfortunate answer to these all too common questions is yes, makeup can harm your skin. However, if you know which makeup mistakes to avoid, you can wear makeup without any negative skin consequences. Learn which common makeup mistakes […]

 
 

Acne ingredients you need to fight breakouts

Do you suffer from stubborn breakouts, unsightly blemishes, blackheads, or even just the occasional pimple? Whether you suffer from acne a majority of the time or just occasionally, there are several acne ingredients your skin care should have if you want clear skin. Keep reading to see the best ingredients for acne prone skin.   […]

 
 

Which cleanser is yours?

Cleansers are arguably one of the most important tools you have to keep your skin healthy. It’s the first step in any good skin care routine and is essential to remove dirt, debris, makeup, dead skin cells and anything else that has settled on your face throughout the day (or night!). But, which cleanser is […]

 
 

5 reasons you’ll see results from under eye exfoliation

Between squinting, tugging, sun damage, genetics and so much more, there’s no limit to the number of things that want to age the delicate skin around your eyes. Crow’s feet causes alone are numerous and that is only one of many under eye skin concerns. But how do you find a serious solution for skin […]

 
 

The best solutions for post acne marks

Marks from past acne, especially if left untreated, can be visible on your face for years after the active breakouts and blemishes are gone. Unfortunately post acne marks and scars are all too common for anyone who has suffered from acne. Whether you have red acne scarring, dark marks, or textured scars there are ways […]

 
 

How to fix uneven skin tone: What you need to know

Most people turn to makeup to correct uneven skin tone and texture, but why not solve the problem instead of masking it? The term uneven skin tone can mean several different things ranging from texture to hyperpigmentation concerns. The first step to fixing hyperpigmentation is to identify the cause of the problem. Keep reading to […]

 
 

Common skin irritants: How to protect your skin now

Day in and day out we are constantly bombarded with common skin irritants that can lead to skin irritation, itching, breakouts, rough texture, sensitive skin and more. There are several easy steps you can take to protect your skin from invisible daily assault. Keep reading to see the most common skin irritants and ways to […]

 
 

How to get rid of eye wrinkles, dark circles under eyes & more

The skin under your eyes is the most delicate skin on your face – in fact; it has the same thickness as an eggshell. So it’s no wonder there are many different skin concerns regarding that area including crows feet, eye wrinkles, sagging eyes, puffy eyes, crepey eyelids, and dark circles under eyes. Keep reading […]

 
 

Stress and skin: 4 concerns & their easy solutions

Stress and skin make an unfortunate combination. Everyday stress can cause many skin concerns, including acne, dehydration, oily skin, irritation and more. While you should work to reduce stress for your overall health and wellbeing, sometimes stress is unavoidable. Learn 4 ways to protect your skin from the damage stress causes.   1. Stress acne […]