Review: Mizon Honey Black Sugar Scrub

Review: Mizon Honey Black Sugar Scrub

You ever like a product so much that even though you know you shouldn't use it all the time, you end up using it way more than you should even though that's kind of a bad idea, but it's just so enjoyable and the results are so nice? I'm that way about Mizon Honey Black Sugar Scrub, [...]

Review: Mizon Seaweed Jelly Scrub, a Scrub for Those Who Fear Scrubs

Review: Mizon Seaweed Jelly Scrub, a Scrub for Those Who Fear Scrubs

These days, it seems there are two kinds of people: those who love a good old-fashioned facial scrub, and those who either won't, or can't, take so much as a single exfoliating grain on their skin. (A damaged acid mantle and/or prescription retinoids can make skin extremely sensitive to abrasion, for example.) Mizon's Seaweed Jelly [...]

Can’t Give Up that “Squeaky Clean” Feeling? Minimize the Damage.

Can’t Give Up that “Squeaky Clean” Feeling? Minimize the Damage.

Crazy Snail Lady Note: The cleansers discussed in this post were given to me by retailers for review. To learn more about my sponsorship policy and testing schedule, please visit this page. There are no referral or affiliate links in this post. About a week ago, I posted some teaser news about one of my [...]

Spring/Summer 2015 Routine Overhaul Status: Complete!

Spring/Summer 2015 Routine Overhaul Status: Complete!

I've said it before, and I'll say it again: flexibility is critical to maintaining healthy skin. Your skin is a complex living ecosystem, subject to all sorts of ever-changing influences, like diet, lifestyle, stress levels, living environment, overall climate, and day-to-day fluctuations in the weather. And if that wasn't complicated enough, just about anyone's skin [...]

New Additions to the Family, and the Importance of Flexibility in Skin Care

New Additions to the Family, and the Importance of Flexibility in Skin Care

If you've checked out my skin care routine in the last month or so, you may have noticed a few changes. I've made some additions and subtractions and marked the products that are currently in the testing phase. Flexibility is critical when you're trying to make sure that your skin remains in its best possible [...]

Brand Spotlight: Hada Labo (Plus Skin Care for Dry Air)

Brand Spotlight: Hada Labo (Plus Skin Care for Dry Air)

It may sound like total insanity to start tailoring one's daily skin care routine based on the weather forecast, but, you know, it is what it is, and I accept who I am, so I'm okay with that. Late last week, I caught a local weather forecast that predicted a very warm and dry weekend. [...]

Lost in Translation: Good Night Wha…?

Special Therapy Good Night White Sleeping Mask Okay, so far so good. Then... White as the snow comes onto your skin | Your ultimate skin and the purest skin will come true I never gave the snow permission to do that. Then again, if I let it do that, both my ultimate skin and the [...]