A blog that gets nerdy for beauty

Author: Belle Torre

These Food Might Be Ruining Your Skin

You’re having a breakout and you’re panicking. You have applied creams and cleansed your face vigorously. You even completed the 10-step Korean skincare routine out of desperation but it’s not working! If you’ve done everything yet nothing is happening, maybe you have been eating the wrong kinds of food. As what the old saying goes, “You are what you eat”.  It’s not always what you’ve done externally, it is also what you are taking internally.f Take a look at the list below and maybe you’d find what might have caused your breakouts. Sugary food Examples: Sweets (chocolates, cakes, smoothies and…

Tipid! Back to School Kikay Kit

It’s time to go back to school. Stress and sleepless nights are coming to invade our lives once more.  School works are going to bombard us once more to the extent that we don’t even have enough time for self-care. Yet, we all want to show up in class looking fresh and clean like nothing bothered us at all – when in fact, it felt like hell. So here I am to aid you in looking fresh and beautiful in the darkest of times. BUT, you have another concern. Summer just ended and classes have just begun which means that…

What Your Skin is Craving

You are hungry – and so am I. So our taste buds might be craving pizzas, desserts, burgers, milk teas, sundaes and ice creams (yum!). But have we ever thought what our skin might be craving? If we hit up Google to search what foods are good for the skin, what we would mostly find are green leafy vegetables. The foods that showed up would be a bit too bland compared to those appetizing Jollibee meals and sweet desserts. Which would lead us to neglect those healthy-for-the-skin foods and choose the savory and fulfilling dishes. But what if I told…

Lazy Teen’s Guide to Skin Care from a Lazy Teen

You’re feeling lazy and tired yet you want a clear skin. Well, this is the lazy skincare guide that is perfect for you. You might think that skincare is something that requires multiple steps and layering your skin with cream over cream then face mask then scrub and exfoliate and many more. That's the misconception some of us has in mind. But skincare can be as easy as 1,2,3 literally. It doesn’t require 10 steps for you to have a healthy skin. Just do the basics and you’re good to go. What matters is that you know what you are…

Sleep: The Cheapest (yet very effective) Beauty Treat

You probably clicked on this article because you want to get clear skin for free. You’ve come to the right place. It costs 0 cash and doesn’t require any sweat. SLEEP - that's the answer. But nowadays, people constantly sacrifice sleep for other means of pleasure like social media, going out, work or school. As of now, getting enough sleep is an obstacle. Yet, sleep has no replacement. Take a look on the reasons why we should prioritize sleep in our daily routine.   Why sleep? Sleep is our hormone’s best friend               Have you…