The Natural Approach to Treating Pregnancy Acne

The Natural Approach to Treating Pregnancy Acne

Everyone talks about the enviable “pregnancy glow” but what they don’t mention that it’s most likely sweat, which quickly develops into a nasty breakout. More than 3 million women in the US suffer from pregnancy-induced acne due to the increased hormone levels they experience in their first trimester, which causes increases their skin’s production of natural oils. Those who suffer from hormonal acne or breakout primarily during their menstrual cycle are even more likely to experience it in their pregnancy.

With most over-the-counter medications deemed unsafe for unborn children, pregnant woman have a difficult time finding products that are safe enough for them and their babies. Here are some helpful holistic and healthy approaches to the dealing with the dreaded pregnancy acne.

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Hailey Bieber's Skincare Secret is...Diaper Cream?

Hailey Bieber's Skincare Secret is...Diaper Cream?

Hailey Baldwin has been an object of envy because of her style, bubbly personality, and most recently for her new-husband, Justin Bieber. But what’s always caught my eye is her stunning, flawless complexion. Though her strong genes are already working in her favor, I knew she would still have an amazing skincare routine. I just never would have guessed it would include diaper cream!

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Arielle Charnas' Nighttime Skincare Routine

Arielle Charnas' Nighttime Skincare Routine

Arielle Charnas is a blogger, influencer, and the founder of Something Navy. Charnas recently launched her own breakout fashion line with Nordstrom, named for her blog, and is mom to two Insta stars in their own right, Ruby and Esme. In this episode of Get Ready With Me, Charnas shares her nighttime routine and all of her must-have products that she uses to keep her skin glowing.

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The Difference Between Retin-A and Retinol

The Difference Between Retin-A and Retinol

As you age, fine lines and wrinkles begin to form and your skin loses its smoothness and elasticity. Years of sun exposure also cause changes in your complexion. Skincare companies and drug companies have released numerous products that contain derivatives of vitamin A with the promise of preventing and reversing these signs of aging. Two popular forms are retinol and Retin-A, the brand name for a form of retinoic acid. The two are often believed to be interchangeable, but the main difference is that retinol is eventually converted into retinoic acid.

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Korean Skincare Part I: Morning Routine

Korean Skincare Part I: Morning Routine

Over the years, I have become more and more fascinated by the growth and popularity of Korean culture- especially in regards to their skincare. With their extensive routines and wide range of products, it’s easy to feel lost and unsure on how to adopt these practices as our own.

Thankfully, Vicky Lee of Sorabelle.com teamed up with Cosmopolitan to give us a breakdown on her 8-step morning routine and how it can give us that enviable, healthy glow we are looking for.

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