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Skin Care in the Time of Corona

Real talk: quarantine is hard. I am not cut out for social distancing. Ya girl likes hugs. And actual faces. Corona can fuck right off. But, in order to keep my sanity, I'm trying to find silver linings. And I'm baking a lot (check out my last post for some of my favorite recipes), which is probably not the greatest for my waistline. Or my skin. All that fat and sugar will wreak havoc on my skin if I am not careful. And quarantine is the perfect time to start or adjust your skin care routine. I thought I'd share with you my routine and some tips for keeping your skin in good shape.

First and foremost, if you do nothing else that I share with you, I implore you: drink. water.  I know, I know, the whole "outer beauty starts from within" seems very cliche, but where your skin (and your overall health) is concerned, it is true. There are lots of skin types: oily, dry, combination, etc. etc. and external care varies, but no matter your type, hydration is important. He…