Men

8 Easy-To-Follow Skincare Tips For Men

There’s a general misconception that women, as compared to men, are traditionally more likely to spend a good chunk of time perfecting their appearance and complexion. They are more likely to obsess over a small blemish and others will sieve through countless articles (like the ones we have here on…

Insider News

Nostalgia: Were You There When…?

Nostalgia is addictive, isn’t it? I’ve been on a loopy repeat on Diana Krall’s Paula Cole’s Autumn Leaves, its lulling melody never failing to take me back to… then.       There isn’t a specific time I always return to. It often depends on the time, day and mood…

Breaking It Down

Difference Between Hydrating vs Moisturizing | #SkinHacks by Porcelain

These two words mean the same thing and can be used interchangeably, but they actually each mean something different. They also serve different purposes when it comes to your skin. So… What’s hydrating vs moisturizing? Before we talk about that, lets’ talk about the largest organ on your body: the skin. It…

Breaking It Down

#JargonBreakdown: What Are Free Radicals?

You may not see it, but your skin is under attack constantly by free radicals. These are damaging molecules that come from light, pollution, cigarette smoke, and more. A little chemistry lesson? Free radicals are dangerous as each one is missing an electron. This spurs them to start a search-and-destroy mission…

Lifestyle

#DearPauline | Fuss-free Skincare Routines: How Long is Enough?

Recently on our Dear Pauline column, we got a couple of people asking how long they should be spending on their skincare routine. They have no time. They’re too busy. They’re too tired. They can’t be fussed! And I completely understand. I’m the laziest out there, really, but have recently…