Topic Thought-Starters for Beginners ✨ Cherie Creator 101
❤️ Hi creators, Cherie has always been an engaging and loving community and we really love seeing everyone share their beauty story and honest thoughts. We know it can be challenging to create new content and think of post topics, which is why we wanted to share some useful tips on getting started! We will be introducing you to an example of a popular topic in our community and we hope that you find it helpful! One of the topics most loved by our community members is "Favorite Products". For example, you can show us your favorite skincare item, such as your moisturizer! Try to describe your product from the following perspectives:🍒 Your personal information-- what is your skin type, age, specific skin concerns? Why did you choose this product? 🍒 Product information-- price, texture, smell, ingredients, packaging, use 🍒Feelings-- your rating, why you loved it (or didn't), if you would repurchase, how it helped address your specific skin concerns! Here are some good examples:
Aug. 7, 2020
the Moisturizing Cream For Normal To Dry Skin - CeraVe is the perfect moisturizer for those with sensitive skin. i have sensitive skin & eczema-prone skin and this stuff saves me in the dry winter months. the moisturizer is packed with ceramides, hyaluronic acid & is fragrance-free and gentle on the skin. this moisturizer is moderately thick & is a watery cream. this is the perfect night time moisturizer for me and I love using this on nights where my skin is feeling sensitive or if I’ve used acids in my routine and my skin needs a little extra hydration. I’ve been using this consistently (at least 4x per week) for the past 5 months. I’m a huge fan of this product because it hydrates my skin without irritating it. I am a huge fan of all CeraVe products I’ve tried. This retails for around $18 and I think it is so worth the price. You get so much product and it is such a gentle and reliable moisturizer. I think anyone with sensitive skin should try this moisturizer out! 5/5 stars ⭐️Here, @theskincaregreenhouse shares her CeraVe moisturizing cream with us! She provides personal information about her skin type and also describes the ingredients in the product, such as ceramides and hyaluronic acid.
Ultra Facial Cream - Kiehl's this is definitely one of my fav moisturisers for many reasons !!! this is such an amazing moisturiser for the summer ! it’s super super light weight, not too thick and leaves your face GLOWING ! it really does hydrate your face and a great thing about this is that a little really does go a long way, especially since it’s not really on the cheaper side. it doesn’t leave your skin looking pasty white like a few moisturisers I have tried do and the finish is matte but looking dewy. it doesn’t dry on your skin super quick but it’s so light weight that you don’t even feel like you’re wearing any ! however, I don’t use this too much in the winter as my skin needs a moisturiser a little more thick to really give me that hydration ! price: 50ml for $32This is another great example from @christyr who explains in-depth why she loves her Kiehl's moisturizer!In these posts, the detailed information helps others in our community to learn more about the product and understand how it can fit into their specific skincare needs! We would love to see what your favorite moisturizer is! Thank you for being a part of the Cherie community and helping us all learn from one another. Happy posting 🎉!
Double Your Lash Length With Sky High Mascara!
I bought this mascara after seeing a post about it on Facebook. I love trying out new mascaras but rarely do I find one that I will use regularly like my beloved tarte - Maneater Mascara However this stuff is good. MAYBELLINE - Lash Sensational Sky High Waterproof Mascara It gave my lashes so much volume & length they literally doubled in size! My lashes are already pretty long to begin with but this made them look amazing. The photo is after applying only one coat so I can only imagine how good they will look after two or three coats! It also didn’t clump up my lashes at all. I applied it really quickly & lazily too because I was in a rush to get ready & I was still amazed! I honestly think this is going to be my new daily mascara. It is waterproof but not the annoying kind that leaves your eyes completely black when you go to take it off. It came off really easily with my POND'S - Facial Moisturizers Dry Skin Cream which is what I’ve always used to remove my eye makeup, since I was a kid! @cherie@Cheriebeauty@CheriePick
A Journey of Self 🌹
I figured Black History Month was as good as any opportunity to talk about my self finding. Growing up in a small yet old family, I always had questions about my roots and family history. I also struggled with self conscious doubts about my appearance. Why is my nose this big? Why is my hair this curly? Why am I taller than average? These weighed heavy on my mind growing up because honestly, sticking out sucked. So, I finally dove deep into my family’s origin and decided to do an Ancestry DNA analysis. I immersed myself with every corner of the site. I only got the chance to finish my maternal grandmas side of the family tree, but even that has plenty of gaps. Yet, when I received my DNA results I was stoked. Then I realized, I don’t know much about any of these places. So I dug even deeper. I have a little journal of things I’ve learned and want to know, but this was quite the experience. It was heartbreaking and satisfying at the same time. I highly recommend for every race and background to do this DNA Test. The best part of this was scrolling through photos of the people of the respected countries I was DNA matched to. I swear I saw a girl who looked like me, but everyone else thinks I’m tripping lol. In the end, I’m satisfied with my results and findings. Relatively speaking, this way of self discovery has been the most effective.
Clear Hydrated Skin The Clean Way✨
Staying in the trend of clean beauty, I have found an amazing product to add to my everyday routine. Odacité SKINCARE - Blue Aura Cleansing Water This is a cleansing water that is marketed to use in place of your cleanser for a “quick” clean. When looking for a good cleansing water, you want one that is hydrating and gets your face clean. Keep in mind not all cleansing waters are designed to clean makeup (I highly recommend a cleansing balm and cleanser). About This Brand: ✨Vegan ✨Cruelty Free ✨Certified Organic ✨ NO: Fillers | Parabens | Nanoparticles | Petrochemicals | PEG | Synthetic perfumes | Dyes | Phenoxyethanol. This cleansing water is so hydrating and satisfying to use. It smells very fresh and a little goes a long way. What is very important to me is my dry spot aren’t tight or irritated. I have been using this day and night and have seen amazing results acne and skin barrier wise. I included this in my routine after a regular cleanser and before my serums. So essentially, I use this as a “toner”. I do this to clean up anything my cleanse left behind, or the cleanser itself. INGREDIENTS: ✨Tumeric: Amazing for hyperpigmentation and overall skin brightness ✨Holy Basil: I drink the tea and can vouch this is an amazing adaptogen that can overall benefit every aspect of your life. It combats aging and free radical damage. ✨Neem: great anti aging ingredient that helps protects your skin barrier. ✨Aloe Vera Juice: this is great for your skin barrier overall. It hydrated, protects and brightens. I highly recommend this cleansing water and it is on sale for $9 at Boxycharm Pop Up 🥰🥰
Stay Young Forever? ✨
That’d be great right? Well in taking those steps, I definitely recommend these amazing serums. I was gifted the: Intoxicated Cosmetics: Snake Serum Bee Serum Snail Serum I started using the Snail Serum last night first and wow did I notice a difference. The Snail Serum mainly targets dryness. I used this in place of my usual night time serum and boy did I notice a difference. I N G R E D I E N T S : All Serums contain: ✨Niacinamide Bee Serum: Bee Venom Plant Based Stem Cells Royal Epigen Snake Serum Snake Venom Green & White Tea Extract Peptides Snail Serum Snail Peptide Hyadisine Echinacea Moronga Oil Extract I definitely will try the other serums in my routine as I get used to the Snail Serum but so far my skin is definitely happy. What serum would you like to try?
At Home Exfoliating Facial ✨✨
So I recently received the Mimi Co Exfoliating Wand via IG PR. I couldn’t wait to do a full facial and I decided to do it tonight. Order: I purchased a steamer from Amazon for $23 and I’m obsessed with it (DM me for product info). I started with UpCircle - Cleansing Face Balm With Apricot Powder As my oil cleanse to get my sunscreen from today off and any other oils and dirts. INDIE LEE - Purifying Face Wash This cleanser is perfect for getting dirts and oils from skin as well. It’s not drying and it’s totally worth it! I paired it with a face cleansing scrub brush, I also purchased from Amazon. I love it and I paid around $20 for it as well! It doubles the vibration frequency put out by Foreo. CLARISMA - Namaste Glow Energizing Face Mask This was the mask I chose for the enzyme properties. This breaks down dirts and oils in pores and dead skin cells. I also steamed my face during this time. Follain - Toning Mist: Balance + Prime This was what I sprayed over my face for the prep for my exfoliating wand. I didn’t have a true medium and I am out of Aloe Vera plants so😭 I then exfoliated with my wand starting at my cheeks and working upward and then to my forehead. I went down and to the sides of my nose. Glow slow! innisfree - Jeju Lava Seawater Lotion I used the toner to cleanse my skin and get any dirts left over from me exfoliating. SUMMER FRIDAYS - Jet Lag Mask I use this as my hydrating mask. I took the back of my Mimi Co Wand on switched to the Moisturizing Setting. I gently slid upwards my entire face for the last 2 mins only and then wiped the mask off with a damp cloth. earthtoskin - Tea Time Anti Aging Eye Cream This is the most hydrating eye cream I own. I used this with the back of my cleansing brush on the heat setting! Yes it made my eye feel so hydrated and relaxed. fresh - Lotus Anti-Aging Night Moisturizer This was the final step as a good moisturizer seals in everything! To prevent acne I use the SUNDAY RILEY - U.F.O. Ultra-Clarifying Face Oil as my last step. I didn’t use an astringent type toner, so I wanted to still treat my skin💚
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