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Skin Care – again….

Skin Care – again….

I know, I know.  I seem to change skin care routines all the time.  It’s nice now that my skin isn’t so super sensitive, I can change things up for time to time and not worry. This new routine is a mix of several previous skin care routines.  So here’s what I’m currently using: Cold pressed, unrefined Coconut Oil (I get mine from Costco for around $15.00) Cerave Foaming Facial Cleanser  Olay Pro-X Advanced Cleansing System VoilaVe Rose Hip Oil I…

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OCM – week 1

OCM – week 1

Just a quick update on my progress with OCM.  So far so good.  I’ve had a few breakouts since starting but I had breakouts before so I don’t really see any change in that.  Overall I guess my skin looks fine.  To be honest I haven’t seen any huge changes.  I guess that’s not really a bad thing. I did decide to use my regular Aveeno face wash in the mornings.  I felt I wasn’t getting my face as clean…

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OCM – Day 3

OCM – Day 3

Over the weekend Matt and I ran some errands and while we were out we bought some Castor Oil and Sunflower Seed Oil.  Saturday night I started OCM (oil cleansing method).  As I mentioned a few days ago the thought is that by using “good” oil on your skin it will help get rid of the “bad” pore clogging oil and dirt. I used a 70/30 mixture of Sunflower Seed Oil to Castor Oil.  This is the recommended ratio for…

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I’m gonna do it

I’m gonna do it

I am going to try the Oil Cleansing Method.  You can click here to check out what it’s all about.  I keep seeing this pop up around pinterest and I am dying to try it.  Basically it states that oil dissolves oil and is actually good for your skin.  I have naturally oily skin, that tends to break out some.  And to be honest I’ll try almost anything once.  🙂 The article I linked to says to use Castor Oil…

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