How do you know if you are a minimalist when it comes to your personal beauty routine? I see that the term “minimalist” is bantered about in beauty and wellness advertising and marketing material. And I don’t see many attempts to define it. I find the term interesting and I want to look at it […]
True, pure mineral makeup is hypoallergenic and the best choice for sensitive skin. Mineral powders are essentially inert, meaning they are very unlikely to be allergens. Most allergic reactions to makeup are due to fragrance and preservative ingredients. Even natural botanical fragrances can be allergens, unfortunately. Mineral makeup in powder form is the simplest and […]
Discover if Your Skin Is Really Protected from the Sun Is SPF in your makeup enough? If you assume that by applying a daily foundation and having a sun protection factor, or SPF, in your makeup is enough to get you covered for sun damage through the day, I’m sorry to break the bad news, […]
Dermatologist’s Tips to Clean your Makeup Brushes All of the various brushes you use to apply your makeup are personal care items that require upkeep. While it’s easy to just ignore them, don’t! If you clean your makeup brushes, they will work better and feel great on your skin. With clean, fresh brushes, your daily […]
Insights to Update Your Makeup Techniques As You Age Makeup Tips at 60ish I’ll be 60 this year, and my makeup techniques have had to evolve as I have aged. What looks fabulous on a fresh, 21 year-old face looks awkward on a seasoned 60ish year-old face. If this sounds familiar, see what I’ve learned […]
This holiday season, the trending look is all about having a complexion with radiance, shimmer and shine! You can get a quick, holiday beauty hack for this top trending look using a few dermatologist’s skin care tricks: Exfoliate your facial skin right before you apply your products. This gives you a dewy and polished glow […]
Define your brow with a some color! Also add a hint of color on the bottom of the eyelid and the sides of your upper lash line. This spotlights your eyes and creates a whole new look. People read eyes; make sure yours are shining!
Concealing acne is tricky. You have to hide both uneven skin color and texture issues. You also need to be careful that pustule acne doesn’t pick up makeup. As a dermatologist, I know it’s best to use mineral powder on acne-prone skin. Avoid potentially comedogenic* ingredients in liquid foundations that can worsen acne. It takes […]
Dr. Bailey has great, practical products to create a simple daytime makeup application that lasts until you’re ready to go to sleep. These are special products for busy women that need a polished look they can trust to look elegant, even for evening fun!
With sun and fun, comes consequences! Sweat and humidity will change how your makeup wears and appears. It’s best to dust fine mineral makeup over a sunscreen in summer conditions. This makeup routine: Gives your skin extra sun protection Is less likely to migrate when skin is damp Provides great coverage Looks natural, without unattractive […]