The World Turns: from chaos to peace

Photo courtesy of Louis Maniquet from unsplash.com. At a macro level, our world has literally turned itself upside down ever since the coronavirus pandemic has swept our planet. At a micro level, our worlds have been shaken as well. Any bit of control or balance we thought we had, we have lost. I think if we…

Skin Biopsy: waiting for a diagnosis

I got a skin biopsy yesterday at my Dermatologist’s office. This was a big deal because I’ve been battling and suffering from a skin disease for 21 years, since I was 15 years old (now, you can guess my age lol). My mother brought me to about 15 dermatologists in my youth and every single…

My 2020 Spring Facial & Body Skincare Reviews

Photo courtesy of Chelsea Shapouri from unsplash.com I love trying new skincare products, because I’m always on the search to find something that works. I also suffer from a skin disorder (only from the neck down, not on the face, thank God!), so the products I use have to be compatible with my sensitive skin….

My 1st Attempt at Making a DIY Whipped Body Butter

Photo courtesy of Bee-Naturalles-U from unsplash.com Hi there! I am blogging more lately, because I finally have the time to do it, ever since I started to quarantine and “stay home” to make the world a safer place. It’s the least I can do, while this world-wide pandemic is happening. For those of you who…

Finding A Cure: PLEVA Skin Disorder

Photo courtesy of Jana Sabeth from unsplash.com I’ve struggled with a skin disease for 21 years. I hate to even use the word “disease,” because it has such a negative connotation to it. “Disease,” it just comes with it a sense of doom, a place where there is no hope or answer. A glimmer of…