Skincare changes for summer | CC Podcast S4E16

Summer is in full swing now! In addition to the gazillion sunscreen articles, this is also the time of year when all these jazzy “summer skincare routine guides” come out. But do you really need to change up your routine just for summer? Is skin actually different during this time of year? Should you continue with retinol usage? What about your hyperpigmentation routine? 1:25 | Nice Words from our lovely, supportive customers 6:30 | Meatz pt 1: your skin barrier during summer. What does the s...

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How’s Your Skin Barrier Doing? | CC Podcast S4E14

There’s been a big focus on “Skin Barrier Health”, but what does that even mean? Many don’t realize that dabbling in things like anti-aging and hyperpigmentation is a moot point, if your skin barrier isn’t in tip-top shape! In this episode, the chemists do a deep dive into the biology behind good skin barrier health, what ingredients can help, and how to shop for your skin barrier! 0:45 | Nice Words We Didn’t Pay For 6:36 | The Meatz Pt. 1: The Important Biology Behind Barrier Care - A deep d...

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Build an Acne Routine like a Cosmetic Chemist | CC Podcast S4 Ep8

Let’s get into acne and how to build a solid acne routine. We discuss the research side where groups are looking into the microbiome, bacne, and even acne for people of color! We discuss how to assess your breakouts and how to build a proper acne routine. These are all critical pieces of knowledge to have as many of us tackle this stubborn and what feels like never-ending skin concern! 0:45 | Nice Words We Didn’t Pay For 6:33 | The Meatz Pt. 1: An Acne Update: Microbiome, Diet, Truncal Acne, ...

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Time to tackle that hyperpigmentation | CC Episode 28

It's hard to believe that cooler weather is already upon us! Fall is a fantastic time to ramp up your actives game and tackle that pesky hyperpigmentation 0:00 | Brand Update: we finished our first Hatchery of 2021! And some nice words about the Specialist and Blank Slate 7:38 | In the News: skincare market growth, new CosRX lip products, and the question no one as asked "Skincare before sex? Or sex before skincare?" 17:09 | The Meat Pt 1: This episode is all about treating your hyperpigmenta...

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Podcast#26: Did someone say sebum? All about oily skin

Do you worry about the dreaded midday shine? This episode is for you! In this episode dedicated to oily skin, chemists Victoria & Gloria talk about the biology of oily skin, why it's not all bad news, and some products and ingredients that target those overly productive sebaceous glands. 1:35 | Brand Update: gasp! We're finally ready for the Hatchery again 6:42 | In the News: MLB's gripe with sunscreen, new launches, and Victoria tricks Gloria with a #priceisright exercise 26:35 | The Meat: B...

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