Ingredients + Treatments To Fix Your Skincare Concerns


If you’re someone that has a hard time figuring out what is wrong with your skin, and what kind of skin type you have, then this post is for you!

I’ve been asking around to some of my friends and family on what their biggest skincare concerns are, and what are some ingredients they just don’t understand. I put together a list of concerns and ingredients that help out, and man oh man did I get sucked into the world of dermatology in the last few days. Open below for better skin!
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A Little More To Get To Know Me


I realized that I haven’t re-introduced myself when I came back to the blog. I had an about me back in 2015, but a lot has changed since then. I made a video using the “Get To Know Me” tag on YouTube, check below and reminisce in the time I peed my pants in the lunch line back in 1st grade. Ahhh, good times.

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Nexplanon One Month Review

Nexplanon implant under skin

PSA: Planned Parenthood is 100% necessary and I am grateful for the people that dedicate their lives to fighting for it, and for everyone who works at every location around the country. Here’s how to get involved if you feel the same or want to learn more.

Alarm goes off, roll out of bed, make some coffee, look in the mirror and realize you’ve got a lot to do. First things first, where’s my birth control? You’re two pills behind… again.

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8 Things My Hippie Mom Taught Me

The first image that comes to mind when I think of my mom is walking into the kitchen with James Taylor turning on the record player … but I always thought that I’d see you again, one more time again… the sun is streaming through the windows glowing on her. She’s in overalls and a DIY tank top; her golden blonde hair is messily thrown up in a clip with strands falling out the sides and bottom of her neck. She’s one of the most free people I’ve ever met in my life and the way she lived has taught me much about myself.

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6 Ways Living Abroad Has Ruined Me (And Probably You)

Cobble stone streets, not so cheap eats (the dollar ain’t got sh*t on the pound,) and English greets. And some other stuff.
By Kristen Carraher | Photos by Brian Horrocks

Broad Street, sunset.
Broad Street, sunset.

So I’m sure everyone has heard, most people that never studied abroad regret it. I studied abroad for a summer (only six weeks) and I regret not doing an entire semester. But guess what, those six weeks still ruined me, so here’s six reasons why:

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