Self Care Sundays: Springtime Self Care

It’s springtime in Jamaica and I’m happy about it. I still get the coolness of living on a hill and the warmth when I’m on my way to work and decide to roll my windows down. Now that the weather is nice and warm my skincare routine has changed a little. For starters, I’m using a new toner that I’m loving and I’m no longer using a face-specific cleanser. Before …

Turmeric & Lime Mask Review

As promised I’ve tested the face mask for about a month and I’m back with my verdict. To fairly evaluate the effectiveness of the product I checked for the following: Fading dark marks. 3/5 It may seem odd that my skin was brightened and my scars weren’t faded much. It’s odd to me too or it might just be my mind. Either I’ll keep using the mask and I’ll let …

First Impressions: Earth Elements’ Turmeric and Lime Mask

Since puberty hit I’ve struggled with controlling my acne. Some weeks I have great skin other weeks the breakouts seem relentless. In the days of the latter I spent my time constantly researching new, affordable ways to improve my skin. Over the past months I’ve found products I finally can call my staples. My cleanser of choice is African black soap with witch hazel as my toner and St. Ives …