SkinReading: The skin care blog

How to find a good esthetician (and how to spot a bad one)

The right esthetician can be the difference between great skin and not-so-great skin. But what makes a good esthetician? If you want to know how to find a good esthetician, keep reading to see our list of 5 traits to look for and red flags you should avoid. Wondering ‘what’s an esthetician’? Esthetician definition: A […]

 
 

Want to win a $200 skin care giveaway?

Hello fellow skin care obsessive! I’m Stephanie from Bioelements, and I manage our professional distributor partners. I love introducing their teams to our latest and greatest skin care solutions – and getting them all as excited about our new products as I am! Want to try our newest products for yourself? When you review a […]

 
 

The best sunscreen for runners + 5 tips you need to know

Calling all walkers, joggers and runners – do you take care of your skin while you run? Whether you’re a running enthusiast with multiple marathons under your belt or just enjoy the occasional jog, you need to protect your skin from the sun’s harmful rays. Keep reading to see our favorite tips and the best […]

 
 

How to Stop Oily Skin: Stress and Skin Problems

Does stress cause oily skin? You may have tried a million oily skin remedies, but the underlying cause of your oily skin could be something you didn’t expect: stress. Stress can worsen any skin problem, especially oily skin. Excess oil production is one of the most common skin issues, and stress usually plays a huge role.   […]

 
 

Toner After Mask: The step you can’t skip

Facial masks are a skin care staple that surge your complexion with active ingredient that target any skin concern. However, you won’t receive the full benefits from your facial mask without the proper prep and finish steps. A high quality toner goes hand-in-hand with your favorite face mask – but do you use toner after […]

 
 

What is double cleansing? Everything you need to know

Do you know what double cleansing is? If you’re a skin care enthusiast you’ve probably heard of the double cleansing method, but is it really worth it? The answer is yes! Keep reading to learn what it is, why you need it and how to double cleanse your face.   What is double cleansing? Popularized […]

 
 

How to choose the best chemical exfoliation & more

Exfoliation is a necessity for all skin types, even sensitive, if you want healthy, happy skin. The benefits of exfoliating your skin are plentiful. Regularly exfoliating can diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and even prevent them from worsening. It can also help unclog pores, reduce hyperpigmentation, minimize the appearance of dark under […]

 
 

The right skin care routine order + amounts (Infographic)

Do you run out of skin care products quickly? Feel like you don’t receive the full benefits? When you apply too much, or in the incorrect order, you can do your skin (and your wallet) harm. Read on to learn the correct skin care routine order and how much skin care is too much. The […]

 
 

At home skin treatments: The best problem solvers for you

Problem? Meet your solution. These four at home skin treatments are the problem solvers your skin needs. Reach for this team of quick-thinking, high-potency formulas when your skin is under internal or environmental assaults. No matter what your skin concern is, we’ve got a problem solver for you:   Excess Oil + Shine Oil Control […]

 
 

Oily Skin Mistake: Your Oil Blotting Sheets

Oily skin can be caused by a whole host of unexpected factors like stress, your medication, overusing certain skin care products, or even getting a tan! To see our full list of what causes oily skin see our infographic here. In this post we’re going to break down another surprising cause of oily skin: oil blotting sheets. Using any unnecessary […]