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Oh K! Skincare 101 | Holiday Edition: Peppermint

Oh K! Skincare 101 | Holiday Edition: Peppermint

If it's ~mint~ to be, it'll be! Peppermint isn't just a delicious breath freshening treat. It also has a ton of amazing benefits for the skin! Humans have been using peppermint in various ways since ancient times. Peppermint oil has been applied both cosmetically and medicinally for thousands of years, and records of its use can be traced all the way back to ancient Egypt.  Benefits of Peppermint Soothe Irritations One of the major benefits of peppermint is its soothing abilities. Peppermint oil can soothe dry or irritated skin, making it the perfect winter essential! It also has a cooling effect...

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Essentials for the Best Rest & Hydration

Essentials for the Best Rest & Hydration

Let's get rested! This holiday season, don't let the hustle & bustle get in the way of your glow. We've rounded up the best ways to get the quality sleep and stay hydrated all winter long - because let's be honest, "you look tired" is the last thing you want to hear at family gatherings. To get the best sleep... 1. Try a calming tea. Chamomile and lavender teas have calming effects that can help you relax after a busy day. Whether you hit the town and checked some things off your holiday shopping list, or you cuddled up with some Netflix...

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Oh K! Skincare 101: Hyaluronic Acid

Oh K! Skincare 101: Hyaluronic Acid

Everything You Need to Know About Hyaluronic Acid  Anything with the word "acid" attached sounds absolutely terrifying; but it's actually quite the opposite! Today we're learning all about hyaluronic acid: what it is, how to use it & get the benefits, and our favorite hyaluronic products. Get ready to glow! What is Hyaluronic Acid? Hyaluronic Acid is the key to plump, smooth, younger looking skin (hello, fountain of youth!). Thankfully, our skin naturally produces hyaluronic acid, but when applied topically, hyaluronic acid hydrates and locks in moisture. According to Dr. Maryam Zamani, "hyaluronic acid is critical in maintaining skin hydration."    (via @myjinmee) Benefits of Hyaluronic...

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Trick or Treat: Our Best Tricks to Treat Your Skin This Fall

Trick or Treat: Our Best Tricks to Treat Your Skin This Fall

It's spooky season!  If you love Halloween like we do, you know that the fun of trick or treating isn't just for the kids. We came prepared with our own list of tricks up our sleeve! Read the tips & tricks to treat your skin below. Trick #1: Keep it cool by storing your skin care in the refrigerator.  Applying your masks & skincare cold can help calm redness, irritation, and puffiness - and it really wakes you up first thing in the morning! Try a cool facial roller after you apply your skincare, or put on a sheet mask at the end...

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