Why Skincare Wardrobing Is The Seasonal Step Missing In Your RegimenDry, cold air be gone! Welcome crisper spring air with open arms, and a lighter skin regimen to match.
Cherie is an online community of beauty lovers sharing their stories; whether that's their favorite products, makeup tutorials, or skincare routines. Download the app today to be a part of #BeautyWithoutBarriers and show the world what beauty means to you! Every season, I always make the effort to examine my skincare regimen and adjust it for the change in weather. Think of it as skincare wardrobing; you change your clothes for the season, doesn't it make sense to do so for your skin, too? Think about it; we're going from dry, cold air to warmer, sun-filled days. And, if you have dry skin like me, the needs change! Since I have acne-prone dry, dehydrated skin (read: if it's too dry, it overproduces oil that turn into white heads and acne), hydration is always top of mind for me. When the weather heats up, though, richer moisturizers that may have saved me in the winter can now clog my pores and cause acne, since the sun is more potent and so is my, well, sweat.The general rule of thumb for skincare wardrobing is to follow what your clothes do—so from winter to spring, lighten up! Keep reading to check out my top three ways to update your skincare for the spring season.1. Move oils to the backA good facial oil does wonders for the skin, and i'm a believer that no matter your skin type, there's an oil for you. While I also think they're great year-round, I don't necessarily think they're the best for every day. When the sun comes out you sweat more and the air is not as dry, so your skin starts to find an easier balance in oil production, making heavy oils not as necessary. In the spring I like to use a facial oil just twice a week and of course, I reach for beloved squalane which is non-comedegenic!
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INDIE LEESqualane Facial Oil
The Ordinary100% Plant-Derived Squalane2. Double-up on serumsIn the spirit of keeping things light, now is a great time to double up on serums in place of those rich moisturizers that fare well in the winter. I like to do this in the morning since I know I'm going to most likely sweat throughout the day. Cocktailing your serums based on results is a great move; currently, i'm layering April Skin's Carrot Serum to combat my acne with The Inkey List's Polyglutamic Acid for deep hydration .
APRILSKINReal Carrot Blemish Clear Serum
THE inkey LISTPolyglutamic Acid 30ml3. Milks, lotions, and gel creams are your friend The last wardrobing move I make is my moisturizer. I like to reach for thinner moisturizers like milks, lotions, and gel creams. While a lotion may be too thin for others, there are definitely some with a great consistency that can hydrate deeply on their own, like May Coop's Raw Sauce. The more obvious choices would be a moisturizing milk or a nice gel cream. Hado Labo Goku Jyun Hyaluronic Acid Hydrating Milk is an amazingly moisturizing milk with a medium-thin consistency, yet potent formula. As for gel creams, Neutrogena's Hydroboost Gel Cream is a staple; it works SO good when it comes to hydration!
NeutrogenaHydro Boost Gel-Cream
MAY COOPRaw SauceHow do you switch up your skincare for spring?
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THIS IS A FRESH 👏🏾START 👏🏾
THIS is why I love BoxyCharm 🙌🏾 These products wouldn’t have been on my radar, but they were delivered right to my door + I absolutely LOVE all of them! And this olive eye!! I’m feelin it! Full tutorial and review are on YouTube now! Link in bio ❤️ Product List: #Violet Voss - Olive You Forever[products]#[FiveStars] This is my first time trying this brand and I'm really impressed! The shadows are creamy, pigmented, and super blendable! FARMACY - Daily Greens Oil-Free Gel Moisturizer with Moringa and Papaya I love the cleansing balm so I was excited to try this! It has definitely helped my skin stay hydrated and even makes it look more glowy and matte! I love the texture and it absorbs quickly! #Avant Skincare - Bi-Phase Hyaluronic Acid Rejuvenating Micellar Water[products]#[FourStars] This reneges ALL my makeup, even mascara, with no issues! My skin feels smooth and hydrated after using it. However, it has a LOT of fragrance. I don't mind the smell, but it does linger. #Seraphine Botanicals - Apple + Baume Glow Lip Mask[products]#[FiveStars] A great lip mask! Hydrated lips nicely! I like applying this as I start my makeup routine and it's usually absorbed by the time I get to my lips. #Trust Fund Beauty - Lipgasm Lip Gloss[products]#[FourStars] this is a pretty gloss but it is a bit sticky. What do you think about this box?
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Hi all! Happy New Year 🎉🥳 We’re excited to kick off another week of Cherie Spotlight with exciting beauty gifts to share some cheer with our amazing community…and some GOOD NEWS! We’re switching it up and bringing back WEEKLY Cherie Spotlights!!! Stay tuned to hear when the change goes into effect ✨ Weekly winners of Cherie’s Picks, New on Cherie, and Cherie Convo will receive a free beauty gift to enjoy as a thanks for creating content and stories loved and cheered on by the cherie community. As a reminder: ￼Cherie’s Picks - our favorite top engaged with content, selected by team cherie. ￼New on Cherie - share your first posts on cherie for a chance to win! ￼Cherie Convo - post into the topic of the week to win! Check out our last post to check the cherie convo of the week.
My well-loved drugstore makeup essentials
These are the drugstore makeup picks I ACTUALLY use! Don’t get me wrong, I love a good Tarte Shapetape Concealer. Even the latest launches from Rare Beauty have me swooning. But drugstore makeup holds a special place in my heart. Walking through the aisles of Target or CVS gets me giddy. Quite honestly, I count those trips as my therapy sessions. Plus, these are the places were I started getting essentials to experiment with when I was younger! My favorite brands to score from are no doubt Pixi, NYX, Essence Cosmetics, Sonia Kashuk, Maybelline and Covergirl. They’re just my go-to’s! They’re the brands constantly putting out dupes for cult favorites. Everything in this picture, I use on a daily basis. I’ve been going through Maybelline Lifter Glosses like they’re going out of style. I actually was responsible for my local Target running out of stock once...oops. Another new essential that’s crawled its way into my everyday routine is the Covergirl Cooling Glow Stick. It’s part of their new Clean Fresh line and I use it on my WHOLE face. Top tip: try it under your eyes over your concealer 👀 I’m still in search for the perfect drugstore CC cream, does anyone have any good recommendations?
CMON MADDIE..... Really ? 😒
okay so i’m sorry for the light this week but i’m working on a work station. However this Morphe Maddie palette isn’t doing it for the me. In my opinion I believe to pull a good palette together is blend ability and good shimmer or glitters. The shimmers on the is so trash 🗑 sorry to say. i literally had to dig for a good creamy shine. However it isn’t a complete miss. The other colors did have some good pigment and my fav shade is the black shade. It was really dark and blendable. I would probably recommend this to someone with more fair skin because they pigments and shimmers would work better in their favor. Have you used this palette if yes tell me all about below, if no would you still wanna try it out and why ?
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