Dr. Oracle – K-Beauty’s Answer To Acne

Having acne was bad enough in my teens, but in my mid-50’s it is ridiculously depressing! Seriously, I have no idea if I’ll start my day worried about wrinkles, acne […]

Clearasil – Not Just For Teenagers Anymore

With all my years of traveling you would think I’d never forget a thing. Unfortunately, the older I get the more likely that is to happen. Such was the case […]

Gly/Sal 2-2 Foaming Cleanser Review

A couple of months ago I was given a Replenix Gly/Sal 2-2 Foaming Cleanser (thanks Fran!) to try. At first glance, the words glycolic and salicylic made me want to […]

Can You Really Shrink Your Pores?

Well….yes and no. Large pores, just like many things, are handed down through genetics – so you kind of get what you get. However, there are things you can do […]

Maria's Skin Secrets

FDA warns about acne medications resulting in life-threatening reactions….

Recently, the FDA stated that the two most popular acne fighting ingredients – benzoyl peroxide and salicylic acid – have been the cause of difficulty breathing, feeling faint, and swelling […]

Maria's Skin Secrets

Butt acne – oh yes, we’re going there….

This is one of those embarrassing questions I get all the time. To me, it isn’t all that embarrassing. Trust me, I can think of LOTS of things that top […]