November Favorites One Year Later

Favorites posts have been a staple on my blog almost since the beginning and while I appreciate their familiarity and the opportunity to share what I’m loving with you, there’s always been one problem. I share new favorites each time, which begs the question of what happened to what I raved about last month? Do I still love those products? Did the novelty wear off? Are they actually terrible? I haven’t found the perfect solution, but these questions prompted me to take a look at what I was loving in November 2017. Here’s what I think about my former favorites now.

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My Worst Skincare Mistakes

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Thanks to a recent flare up of my very sensitive skin, I’ve been reminded of all the other times my skin has been angry and it was completely my fault. Sometimes you just have to learn the hard way and in terms of skincare, I have. Hopefully sharing my fails will spare you the pain. Literally.

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How to Oil Cleanse for Smooth & Clear Skin

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A few weeks ago, I gave my skincare routine a little makeover. My previous routine was preventing my skin from getting worse, but I knew it could be better. I finally changed how I cleanse my skin and it changed everything! All this time, I’ve been focusing on finding the right serums and moisturizers when how I washed my face was the culprit.

I’ve been aware of oil cleansing for a couple years and used it to take off my makeup, but I never realized what a difference oil could make by using it as my primary cleanser. The best part? It’s suitable for all skin types! If you have dry, oily, mature, acne prone, textured, irritated or sensitive skin, you have to try oil cleansing. My skin is the best it’s been in years.

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