Acne, Fungal Acne, or Dermatitis? How I Cured the Worst Skin of my Life

Acne, Fungal Acne, or Dermatitis? How I Cured the Worst Skin of my Life
This is a story about a girl named Lucky. Kidding. Actually, it's about the complete opposite: how I accidentally gave myself the worst acne of my life, and what I did to get my skin back under control after figuring out the problem.

Complete Guide to Skincare in Your Late 20s: My Routine for Fighting Acne, Fine Lines, and Discoloration

Complete Guide to Skincare in Your Late 20s: My Routine for Fighting Acne, Fine Lines, and Discoloration
This is an interesting topic because there are so many factors at play when you're in your late 20s. You aren't in your teens anymore, but acne is still a concern. You're not in your 40s yet, but wrinkle-fighting is definitely creeping onto your radar. And let's not forget about melasma and discoloration—AKA, the enemy of every 20-something who loves the sun (or is pregnant, or on birth control). Acne, fine lines, and hyperpigmentation are mostly definitely the Mean Girls of your late 20s and early 30s.  

The Vitamin C Serum That Helped Reverse My Melasma (plus a sunscreen that you don't want, you NEED)

The Vitamin C Serum That Helped Reverse My Melasma (plus a sunscreen that you don't want, you NEED)
Y'all, that title isn't clickbait. The Vitamin C serum I'm talking about for this week's edition of Bridal Beauty really did help reverse my Melasma, which I had previously read wasn't possible without some type of hormonal change. To which I now say, boo-yah, Web MD. 

The All-Natural DIY Brown Sugar and Sake Scrub That Transformed My Skin

The All-Natural DIY Brown Sugar and Sake Scrub That Transformed My Skin

Today's post marks the first installment of our new Bridal Beauty series! I polled you guys on Instagram and—insert Praise Hands Emoji here—beauty + skincare was the topic y'all wanted to focus on first. (Even before speedy dress shopping, which we WILL get around to.) At a dinner party, I was once asked: "What would you spend the majority of your expendable income on if you were crazy rich?" Obviously, if given the opportunity I would have said providing clean drinking water for all or something equally noble, but before I could answer my husband chimed in with, "Beauty products." He knows me so well. So let's kick this series off with THE treatment that has made the biggest impact on my skin as of late: an All-Natural DIY Brown Sugar + Sake Scrub. 

How to Book Hair and Makeup for Your Wedding Day on a Short Engagement Timeline

How to Book Hair and Makeup for Your Wedding Day on a Short Engagement Timeline
Ask any bride who planned her wedding in six months or less what the hardest part of the process was, and she's likely to mention something abou...
Karley

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Hi, I'm Karley—former speedy bride, current happy wife, and author of How to Plan Your Wedding in Six Months or Less. My husband and I planned our wedding in just 4.5 months, and we love helping other couples navigate through the speedy wedding planning process. We believe in short engagements and forever marriages, and credit our love story to 1 John 4:19. Happy planning!

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