Topic: skin care products

My New Skincare Obsession, Hyaluronic Acid: What It Is & Why It Makes My Skin Look Great

My New Skincare Obsession, Hyaluronic Acid: What It Is & Why It Makes My Skin Look Great

I have a new skincare obsession: hyaluronic acid. I’ve been using hyaluronic acid for about a month and I’m amazed at what it’s done for my acne-prone skin. Inspired to learn more about how the stuff works (and if it’s really ok to put something involving the word “acid” on your face), I talked to a few experts to find out what hyaluronic acid is and why, exactly, it’s so awesome. More »

Blisstree Beauty School: Should You Swap Out Your Conditioner for Marshmallows?

Blisstree Beauty School: Should You Swap Out Your Conditioner for Marshmallows?

Marshmallow isn’t exactly an ingredient I seek out in my beauty products, but my recent discovery of Dr. Hauschka’s Jojoba and Marsh Mallow Conditioner made me realize I might be missing out. I’d previously associated marshmallow with candy and sugar-sweet scented bubble bath, but Natural products wouldn’t (or shouldn’t) stuff their lotions full of fake candy scents, especially not brands like Dr. Hauschka and Jurlique. So I decided to submit the topic to Blisstree Beauty School: What exactly does marshmallow do for you hair and skin, or is it just a flashy word to get people’s attention (like mine)? More »