VITAMIN C: Upgrades and Missteps You Need to Know

VITAMIN C: Upgrades and Missteps You Need to Know

What is Vitamin C and how does it help with skincare? Not just a skincare trend, our skin needs vitamin C to function. Although we can’t synthesize it, we’ve relied on a diet rich in vitamin C. A deficiency leads to the disease we know as scurvy – which breaks...
Breaking The Breakouts

Breaking The Breakouts

As our skin matures it can become a little drier, find more discoloration and see a few fine lines, but the last thing we expect are lingering acne breakouts. This obnoxious skin issue is thought to be left behind in our teens, but up to 55% of people between 20-40...
Matcha Magic

Matcha Magic

In 2017 matcha became mainstream in the US, from Starbucks Frappuccino’s to ice cream and baked goods, it’s mild bitter green taste took America by storm in all culinary shapes and forms. Matcha is still a staple in Japan, used in the household for daily tea, sold at...
Brewed Beauty

Brewed Beauty

Fermented soy, herbs, and rice extracts have been used in Japanese skincare for decades and just like their edible counterparts, they became essential in skin health. A deeper look into the science of fermentation in skincare began after examining the hands of old...
Light Protection

Light Protection

We learned at a young age to protect our skin from the sun’s harmful rays, but a new skin damager has emerged in our age of technology. One you are most likely more exposed to day and night, but a standard SPF won’t be able to protect you from. Blue light, high-energy...