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What Is Face Mapping?

Do your pimples tend to pop up in the same place? It could be that your breakouts are caused by more than just excess oil. Face mapping is an ancient Ayurvedic and Chinese Medicine practice that helps identify why you break out where you do. How does face mapping...

Why We Don’t Do Pore Extractions

We know that squeezing dirt out of your pores can be oh-so-satisfying. Pore extractions are often expected during a facial, but we don't do them. Why don't we do pore extractions? Simply, your skin is delicate, especially as you get older and lose collagen. While the...

9 Skincare Acids And What They Do

When most of us hear the word "acid" in regards to skincare, we think about exfoliants. And while many acids do exfoliate, there are also moisturizing and antioxidant acids. So which skincare acids do what? We break it down for you. Exfoliating Acids Glycolic Acid...

3 Natural Skincare Ingredients That Actually Work

While there are obvious benefits to branded, for-purchase skincare products—like the company's knowledge of chemistry, hard to find ingredients and of course, convenience—there are some natural skincare ingredients that are worth DIY-ing. Here are our favourites and...

The Genius Eye Cream Tip You Have To Try

Are you using eye cream only under your eyes? This eye cream tip will change your nightly routine, without wasting any precious product. What you need to know about eye cream Eye cream is formulated for the delicate, sensitive skin under the eyes. And it generally has...

Why We’re Against Anti-Aging, Just Like Helen Mirren

Dame, and in our opinion, goddess, Helen Mirren recently declared in Allure magazine that she is against "anti-aging, as a term." "This word 'anti-aging'—we know we’re getting older. You just want to look and feel as great as you can on a daily basis,” she said. It's...

3 Makeup Tips To Look Younger

While we're all about great skin at The Freeze Clinic, we don't always leave home with #wokeuplikethis faces. Makeup is a fun way to emphasize your best features and even cover up the things you don't love so much. Plus, it can make you look more youthful. The trick?...

5 Beauty Influencers You Need To Follow

We've been spending a lot of time on Instagram lately (both scrolling and perfecting our selfies) and we've found ourselves double-tapping photos from the same instagrammers again and again. Want to know whose beauty (and beauty advice) inspires us? Here are five...

What’s The Three-Second Rule?

You probably know that you should put on moisturizer after washing your face. Even if no one has told you, you've probably experienced the tight feeling that goes along with forgetting. But how soon after washing should you moisturize? Three seconds, according to...

Men’s Skincare: Guys Need Facials, Too

When it comes to men's skincare routines, there seem to be two extremes: no routine or skincare products at all, or complicated, multiple-step regimens. A few years ago, Neutrogena launched a campaign called Junk Face, encouraging guys to stop using the same soap they...

Selfie Skin: How Social Media Affects Skincare Trends

Would you post a selfie to Instagram if you had a big pimple on your nose? There's only so much a filter can fix. As silly, vain or even narcissistic as it sounds, social media has helped people take better care of themselves in pursuit of selfie skin. Millennials, in...