SkinReading: The skin care blog

How to use a moisturizer the right way

Do you really know how to use a moisturizer the right way? While this skin care step seems simple, there are a few tips and tricks to getting the most out of your facial moisturizer. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about moisturization in this Skin Care 101 guide to moisturizers.   […]


How often should you wash your face? The truth

Do you know how to use a cleanser? How often should you wash your face? These may seem like simple questions, but they are often debated in the skin care world. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about cleansing your skin in this Skin Care 101 guide to cleansers.   What does […]


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 […]


How to use a face serum the right way

Do you know how to use a face serum the right way? Serums are perhaps one of the most versatile skin care products out there. There are many different types of serums and their uses and benefits vary greatly. Learn everything you need to know about how to use a serum and more in this […]


How to reduce redness on face: 3 easy steps

“Why is my skin red?”This question is all too common in today’s world. Are you one of the many that suffers 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, […]


How to repair your skin barrier

Are your biggest skin concerns caused by something you’ve never heard of? They could be! Estheticians have long recognized the importance of healthy skin barriers – but many people outside of the industry have never even heard of them. You cannot have skin that is supple, healthy and protected if your skin barriers are damaged. […]


The best solutions for post acne marks

Dark marks from past acne red acne scarring, 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. Do you have red marks on your face that won’t go […]


Toss or keep: What skin care do you actually need?

From cleansers to concentrates, there seems to be a new skin care ‘must-have’ launched every week. So how do you tell which products can truly help your skin, and which ones could harm it? Do you know when to change your skin care routine? Changing skin products can be confusing, but read this quick guide […]


How to mask the right way: How often to use a face mask & more

Do you know how often to use a face mask? The answer may surprise you! Our experts cover all the basics in this Masking 101 guide, like how to mask, how often to use a face mask, the right formula for your skin concerns and more. Learn how to mask the right way.   Benefits […]


What Causes Oily Skin? How to Get Rid of Oily Skin.

Have you ever asked yourself “Why is my skin so oily?” or wondered how to get rid of oily skin? You’re not alone. There’s an epidemic of oily skin currently happening from coast to coast. Think it can’t happen to you? It can! Excess oil doesn’t just happen to those with genetically oily skin – virtually anyone can experience […]