Ingredients Good for Dry Skin: What You Should Look Out For

Ingredients Good for Dry Skin: What You Should Look Out For

You might think dry skin is from a lack of moisture, but it’s actually due to a lack of oil production! If your skin lacks oil production, then it’s more likely to become dehydrated. This means that the main issue your skin is facing is with oil, not moisture. Still confused? We’re here to help highlight the causes of dry skin, and to give you some tips to improve it. Look out for our recommendations for ingredients good for dry skin at the end of the article!
March 12, 2021 — cosrx inc
What’s Good For Oily Skin: Skincare Ingredients You Should Look Out For

What’s Good For Oily Skin: Skincare Ingredients You Should Look Out For

When it comes to skincare, what’s inside the product matters. But, it’s not only the external environment that can cause skin issues! The genetic makeup of your skin, or skin type, also plays a big role. And if you’re suffering with oily skin it can be hard to find what’s good for you, luckily we’re here to help!
March 12, 2021 — cosrx inc
Picky’s Pick: Products For Oily Skin

Picky’s Pick: Products For Oily Skin

In this article, we’ll share some amazing products for oily skin that contain these skin-loving ingredients that you can hopefully add to your skincare routine!
March 12, 2021 — cosrx inc
Skin Purging or Breaking Out: Causes and Fixes

Skin Purging or Breaking Out: Causes and Fixes

Ever used a new product and was suddenly met with a surge of new pimples? It’s not uncommon. This reaction could either be skin purging or breaking out. But, what’s the difference? Also, are your attempts to salvage it unknowingly making your skin worse? Read on to learn more about what these scary-sounding terms mean and how to correctly integrate new products into your routine!
March 12, 2021 — cosrx inc
Skincare FAQ With @Skinchemy: On Oxidized Vitamin C Serums

Skincare FAQ With @Skinchemy: On Oxidized Vitamin C Serums

This is a new column created in collaboration with Lalita (@skinchemy on Instagram), a certified and professional cosmetic chemist. Each week, Lalita answers frequently asked skincare questions, based on results from existing scientific research!
March 11, 2021 — cosrx inc
Picky Guide: Fungal Acne 101

Picky Guide: Fungal Acne 101

Find yourself having persistent blemishes that just never seem to go away? If you’re caught in this predicament, don’t just go ahead and diagnose yourself as having fungal acne yet!
March 11, 2021 — cosrx inc
Picky Guide: All About Skin Barrier

Picky Guide: All About Skin Barrier

Hands up if you’ve seen the term “skin barrier” being thrown around endlessly when researching on the latest skincare products. What exactly is this “barrier”, and why is it important?

In today’s post, learn about our skin’s first line of defense that we need to carefully protect and love. Let’s get started!

March 11, 2021 — cosrx inc
Picky Guide: How to Layer Skincare Products

Picky Guide: How to Layer Skincare Products

We know that most of you feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of skincare products available in the market right now. To make things even more complicated, there are so many different categories of products! We often have users asking us this question: “Which product should I use first in my routine?”. If you are feeling lost and clueless about how to layer skincare products, you’re not alone!
March 11, 2021 — cosrx inc
How To Soothe Skin Irritation – 9 Ingredients You Need To Know

How To Soothe Skin Irritation – 9 Ingredients You Need To Know

Regardless of skin type, your skin will go through episodes of angry irritation. Contributing factors to skin irritation may include stress, overexposure to the sun, or air pollution. In most cases, however, skin irritation can be attributed to a skincare product mishap. This could happen when you cleanse too much, over-exfoliate or simply experience a negative reaction to the chemical makeup of your new skin product!
March 11, 2021 — cosrx inc
All About Retinoids: The Royal Family of Anti-Aging Skincare

All About Retinoids: The Royal Family of Anti-Aging Skincare

Do you have dull-looking skin and fine lines? Have you also been experiencing a loss in skin elasticity, or suffer from adult acne? These are all symptoms of aging skin, which is a natural and unavoidable biological process. Surprisingly, one ingredient has been proven by science to be able to address all these problems — Retinoids, or the Vitamin A group. This group of ingredients has been hailed as the “royal family” of skincare because they are the scientific “gold standard” of topical treatment for aging skin!
March 11, 2021 — cosrx inc
Most Picked: Popular Skincare Products Chosen By Picky Users

Most Picked: Popular Skincare Products Chosen By Picky Users

We looked into your Picks to see what are the most popular skincare products in the Picky database. Do you see your Picks on the list?
March 11, 2021 — cosrx inc
5 Questions with: Denise of @ounceofglow

5 Questions with: Denise of @ounceofglow

Who knew popular culture could change someone’s skincare routine forever? Picky user Denise (@ounceofglow on Instagram) shares with the Picky team how one Korean actress changed her life, and also her favorite go-to skincare ingredient. Hint: it might be sound a tad too natural, but trust us, it works.
March 11, 2021 — cosrx inc