AHA vs. BHA for Acne – Which One Is Better?

AHA vs. BHA for Acne

A popular step in the Korean skincare routine is using products containing the chemical exfoliants AHA and BHA. Both these ingredients have fantastic benefits for our skin, but which one is better in helping to clear acne? In short, both AHA and BHA are effective at combating acne, although they do so in slightly different … Read more

What Goes First? Toner or Exfoliant?

toner or exfoliant first

Chemical exfoliation significantly impacts your skin’s appearance. It can help fade hyperpigmentation, clear acne, and prevent fine lines and wrinkles. However, knowing where precisely chemical exfoliation should occur in your skincare routine can be confusing. A question I see often is whether you should exfoliate your skin before or after using a toner. TLDR: You … Read more

Needly Daily Toner Pad – Pores Be Gone In 60 Pads

Needly Daily Toner Pad

There is a time in our lives when we believe that if something’s burning, it’s working. That time is usually during early pubescence when we’re encouraged to slather alcohol-heavy toners and tonics onto our newly blemished pre-teen skin in the hopes that burning away the bacteria will make us look “clean and clear and under control.” Thankfully, … Read more

Benton Aloe BHA Skin Toner Is a Bottle of Joy

Benton Aloe BHA Skin Toner Review

I am a bit of a toner and FTE junkie. I mean, yes, I am a skincare junkie from head to toe, but there is something about these liquid wonders that make my wallet itch. I have all sorts of them: pH-adjusting, milky, hydrating, with or without snail mucin, ferments, toner pads, everything‚Ķ Well, you … Read more

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