beauty · laughs · makeup · skincare

Mad About You: 5 Things I’m Loving (October 2018)

Hello, lovelies! I’ve been neglecting you. I’m sorry. I’ll do better. I bought a new product recently that I love love love (see #4) and figured that the world needs to know. The people need to be informed! So, enjoy. 1) Shani Darden Retinol Reform Yeah, it’s expensive. Sometimes, products are overhyped by celebrities and… Continue reading Mad About You: 5 Things I’m Loving (October 2018)

beauty · health

I Cured My Periorial Dermatitis: A One Year Check In

Hi lovely people! About a year ago, I wrote this post about how I cured my periorial dermatitis. “Periorial dermatitis” is a science-y phrase for “rash around my mouth”. It was awful – red and bumpy and itchy and very hard to cover with makeup. It destroyed my confidence. I went to a naturopath, did the Elimination… Continue reading I Cured My Periorial Dermatitis: A One Year Check In

beauty · health · skincare

What Finally Cured My Perioral Dermatitis

After struggling with perioral dermatitis, an embarrassing rash around my mouth that was impossible to hide with makeup, I found the cause. It was dairy products. I figured it out using the Elimination Diet. Here’s a list of what I thought was causing it (and I was wrong): Irritation from skin care products Eczema Fungus… Continue reading What Finally Cured My Perioral Dermatitis