3 Ways To Treat Eczema Naturally

Getting eczema during high school was a turning point for me in the way I viewed my personal care products. Rather than just buying anything off the shelf at the drug store, I found myself pouring over the ingredient list to make sure that there was no fragrance, mineral oil, SLS, or anything that could…

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DIY Body Scrub with Olive Oil and Sugar

I mentioned this DIY body scrub in my post on how to treat eczema naturally but even if you aren’t dealing with a skincare condition, this is a great exfoliating scrub to use if your skin is feeling dry or looking dull. I always think of this as my beauty hack for getting baby soft…

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Can you use an oil cleanser if you have acne?

I remember in high school when I was starting to get into skincare that I would avoid oil cleansing like the plague since I thought it would make my acne so much worse. I didn’t have terrible acne but at that age, one or two little red bumps made me feel terribly self conscious and…

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What’s in My Shower: Winter Edition

Now that it’s chillier, I’ve switched up the items in my shower, putting aside more lightweight products (and my glycolic acid) for more moisturizing options. My skin gets so dry during the winter that I like to make sure that I stock up on all the items I’ll need by fall (like this incredibly hydrating…

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Best Hand Creams for Dry Winter Skin

As someone who deals with eczema, I find that my condition always gets worst in the wintertime when my skin alternates between being blasted with rough winds, sleet, snow and then very dry indoor heating. My lips feel chapped, my skin starts to itch and my hands start to crack…not a good look. As a…

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K Beauty Haul: Soon Jung Toner and Peach Hand Cream

After running out of my Muji Toning Water for sensitive skin, I went out in search of a replacement. While my Muji toner did a good job of not causing irritation, I wanted to switch to a toner that provided a bit more nourishment. I love checking out Asian beauty stores like M Brand Shop…

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Having a Lazy Sunday and Going for a Beachwalk

I’ve been eyeing these Maison Margiela REPLICA fragrances for a while now, the packaging is just stunning but I could never justify the price. Luckily they released a rollerball duo on Sephora for a fraction of the price so I ended up getting these two for my birthday back in August. The one I wanted…

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Beast…..Tecumseth St, Toronto

I’ve been wanting to try Beast ever since I saw an Instagram picture of Rachel McAdams eating here, haha. I also heard from others that their weekend brunch is great and all of their specialty donuts are made in-house so I was really looking forward to this. From the outside Beast resembles a small house…

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Buca…..King St West, Toronto

This was one of my favourite meals. Initially we made dinner plans at Spice Route but at the last minute they called to say we had to leave by eight o’clock since they had a company function. We had made reservations for 7 a week in advance. I was pretty steamed about this and do…

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