What is the best way to get rid of acne?

Acne is a disease of the hair follicle, caused by a  combination of both internal and external factors, like heredity, hormones, diet, stress, products used on the face and scalp, and others. The first step in acne lesion formation involves an abnormal build-up of skin cells at the opening of the hair follicle, creating a…

Quora Q&A on anti-aging, collagen, supplements, and more

I am underratedly obsessed with Quora (sometimes I wonder how I ever lived without it). But as one of the most viewed writers on there, I wanted to share some of the information I’ve shared with the Quora world, on here. Do collagen drinks really work for anti aging? Yes! But it’s VERY important to…

My Glowy Skin Regimen

So some of my biggest problems in the past have been enlarged pores around the nose area, blackheads around the nose area, and chronically dry skin. After years of research and practice, here are some tips I’d like to share with the world: Exfoliate at least 1x a week with glycolic acid peel. Put a…

Why Your Liver Is So Important

WHAT ARE AMINO ACIDS? Amino acids are building blocks of protein that are essential for cell regeneration. Think of them as little boxcars of train that link together to create an entire protein train (with some other essentials). The more you feed your skin amino acids (glycine,proline, hydroxyproline, and arginine), the more your body naturally produces collagen….

Adult Chocolate Milk with Reishi Mushroom Recipe

ABOUT This adult chocolate milk will be just sweet enough to have as your after-dinner dessert. INGREDIENTS 1 original crush 1 tbsp raw cacao powder 1 tsp reishi mushroom powder 1 cup unsweetened almond milk Pinch of sea salt 1-2 tsp of coconut oil (optional) DIRECTIONS In boiling water, add the coconut oil. Stir well….

Why Brands Need To Become More Gender-Neutral

As a skincare entrepreneur, I truly believe in the mission of removing the gender-binaryness in skincare brands. Today, much of the narrative around skincare speaks to ONLY women. These brands often turn to the color pink to style their packaging (and it’s no wonder why: the classic pink has always been emblematic of the “domestic…

What to Use to Heal Your Skin from Burns

My obsession with skincare truly began when I got severely burned from cooking oil. You can’t tell too much from the pictures, but my arm looked like this at first. Then, after months of having band-aids up and down at almost every inch of my arm (I didn’t really take that many pictures during the time slash…

Why I’m Addicted to Collagen

So I used to really struggle with skin and hair until I got on collagen. I truly believe everyone will be obsessed with their collagen results once they’ve been on it everyday for 1-2 months. All The Things That Happened to Me When I Drank Collagen For 1 Year My hair has become so strong…