Etude House Soon Jung pH 5.5 Relief Toner Or Why is Knowing pH Levels Important and More on Skin’s Acid Mantle

What is it? Before I write what is Etude House Soon Jung pH 5.5 Relief Toner I need to answer bigger question: what is skin’s acid mantle and why is it important? Our skin consists of three layers: Epidermis – the outermost layer, Dermis – middle layer, Subcutis (or hypodermis) – the innermost layer.   … Continue reading Etude House Soon Jung pH 5.5 Relief Toner Or Why is Knowing pH Levels Important and More on Skin’s Acid Mantle

Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHA), Beta Hydroxy Acids (BHA), Rosacea and The Three Musketeers Review

Alpha and Beta Hydroxy Acids are very useful and very engaged skin care ingredients. They both possess anti-age, anti-inflammatory, keratolytic, and skin resurfacing properties. Ok, they are mostly understood as exfoliants. Both types of these acids come as the ingredients of every type of skin care product; from the cleansers to moisturizers and masks and … Continue reading Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHA), Beta Hydroxy Acids (BHA), Rosacea and The Three Musketeers Review

My life with rosacea

ROSACEA, WHAT IS IT? As I said, I am not a medical doctor, so I won’t bother you with (quasi) scientific definitions and complicated medical terms. I will write about how I see/live rosacea and how it presents itself to me. When rosacea strikes, it is not a pretty sight. Facial skin turns red, flushed, … Continue reading My life with rosacea