Beautiful Monolids – 6 Best Eyelash Curlers for Asian Eyes

Best eyelash curler for Asian eyes

If you have beautiful monolid eyes, you’ll understand how hard it is to find the best eyelash curler for Asian eyes that actually curls stubborn lashes. I know it can be a challenge for me because my eyelashes tend to be short, rigidly straight, and point downwards. Most curlers aren’t designed for a straight eyelash …

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The Ordinary Niacinamide | Worth the Hype?

The Oridnary Niacinamide

You’ve seen it in Sephora, at Target, and Diecem.com. You’ve scrutinized the before/after comparisons on Reddit. You’ve even pored over every 4- and 5-star customer review. Now, you’re thinking if you should take the plunge and get your first bottle of The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1%. So, should you? (Drum roll, please.) As …

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How to Get That Natural Eyelash Extensions Look

Natural eyelash extensions

If you want to crack that natural eyelash extensions look, keep reading. Not all eyelash extensions have to look like dramatic butterfly wings on your eyes. I’ve worked as a licensed cosmetologist for more than five years and have heard plenty of misconceptions about eyelash extensions. You can get a natural look with eyelash extensions …

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Beginner’s Guide: Hybrid, Volume, and Classic Eyelash Extensions

Classic eyelash extensions

Classic eyelash extensions vs hybrid vs volume lash extensions, what’s the difference? Each lash type is unique and varies depending on the materials and volume of lashes used in the process. Classic eyelash extensions look the most natural and are good for everyday wear. Hybrid lashes combine classic and volume extensions for a thicker everyday …

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How to Clean Eyelash Extensions The Right Way

How to Clean Eyelash Extensions

Is there anything more disturbing than dirty eyelash extensions? With time lash extensions develop a buildup of unsightly makeup debris, dead skin, oil buildup, and dirt. Do you know how to clean eyelash extensions or how to take care of eyelash extensions? Unfortunately, most people don’t know how to clean them without ruining them. But, …

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Is Cerave Cruelty Free and Vegan?

Is Cerave Cruelty Free?

Is CeraVe cruelty-free? The short answer is no, however, the CeraVe website states that animal testing is not carried out on their products. Confused? Let’s delve more into CeraVe and what to look for when buying cruelty-free and vegan-friendly skincare. As an award-winning skin treatment professional with over twenty years of experience in the skin …

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Glycolic Acid vs Lactic Acid

Glycolic acid vs lactic acid

As a long time beauty writer, I’ve covered almost every skincare ingredient under the sun, from the most-talked-about ones (like niacinamide – The Ordinary niacinamide is one of our favs) to beauty hypes in recent years — hey, bakuchiol, I’m looking at you. 😉 Safe to say, I’ve been around the block with chemical exfoliants, …

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Sugaring Aftercare

Sugaring Aftercare

Sugaring is a healthy hair removal method that will keep your skin smooth and hairless with minimal pain. In this article, I’ll explain and illustrate what sugaring is, how it works, and the best sugaring aftercare process to follow.  As a cosmetologist for over five years, I love sugaring above all other types of waxing. …

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How to Use Oil to Relax Lash Lift

How to Use Oil to Relax Lash Lift

Let’s face it, life isn’t always perfect. And sometimes, neither is your lash lift. So what can you do to relax an over-processed lift? The answer is simple, use oil to relax your lash lift. If you’ve ever had a lash lift treatment where your eyelashes are so curled they’re basically high-fiving your eyelids, you’ll …

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5 Simple Rules For Lash Lift Aftercare

lash lift aftercare

The first 24-72 hours following your lash lift treatment are the most important. This is because how you care for your lashes immediately following your lift will determine how long your lash lift lasts and how soon you will need to book your next appointment. Follow these simple lash lift aftercare rules to maximize the …

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What Is a Lash Lift & How Long Do They Last

What is a lash lift?

There’re a few ways to make your lashes stand out, from mascara to lash extensions. But another popular way relies on the natural lashes you already have – the lash lift. There are three different kinds of lash lifts; the classic lash lift, the lash perm and a keratin lash lift. Lash lifts need minimal …

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