Rosy Reveal: Microneedling and Dermarolling First Impressions

Microneedling, or collagen induction therapy, is all the rage in today’s skincare world. While the thought of thousands of little needles pricking your face sounds like the opposite of productive, microneedling is meant to allow products to absorb into the skin more efficiently as well as encourage long-term healing. It’s perfect for anti-aging and anti-scarring! You can opt for more intense treatments at the doctor’s office, but in many cases you can safely use .25mm rollers at home for a fraction of the cost. I thought I’d give the treatment a shot to see if I could get firmer, brighter, and smoother skin for less than $30.  Continue reading “Rosy Reveal: Microneedling and Dermarolling First Impressions”

Clearing Acne with Sensitive Skin – NOT IMPOSSIBLE

If you have the trifecta of troublesome skin — acne-proneness, sensitivity, and oiliness — I feel your pain.  A lot of skincare products marketed towards acne-prone skin are just way too harsh, and honestly very ineffective. After going in for a facial about a year ago, my esthetician recognized all of my problems and recommended an effective skincare regimen for both treating my acne and controlling my oil while maintaining my skin’s balance. Are you intrigued yet? Continue reading “Clearing Acne with Sensitive Skin – NOT IMPOSSIBLE”