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Skincare Routine 102: Toners

If you’re ready to advance beyond our 101 series (learning about cleansers, moisturizers, and sun protection), it’s time to move on to Skincare 102 series where we explain toners, eye treatments, facial oils & serums. This series is meant to help educate you on the products in your skincare routine,

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Team Post

Skincare Routine 101: The Right Order

Our last post in Skincare 101  is about tying all of the information from this series together to understand a complete basic regimen. Now that you’ve taken the time to learn what each of the different steps is for, it’s time to understand the most effective order of applying. And

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Team Post

Skincare Routine 101: Sun Protection

Welcome to MADEWITH’s third post in our Skincare 101 series. This series is meant to help educate you on the products in your skincare routine, how they should be applied, and when they should be applied. We’ll tell you what these products do, what their benefits are, and which one

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Team Post

Skincare Routine 101: Moisturizers

Welcome to MADEWITH’s second blog post in our Skincare 101 series. This series is meant to help educate you on the products in your skincare routine, how they should be applied, and when they should be applied. Additionally, we’ll tell you what these products do, what their benefits are, and

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Sergio Sastre Perez

Sergio’s Transition to Clean

Skincare wasn’t something I paid much attention to before MADEWITH. I didn’t know what products to use or trust, I had no idea what my face even needed, but also, skincare was boring to me.  However, like most people, I tried a few different products as a teenager in hopes

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Julia Landry

Julia’s Transition to Clean

“Your forehead looks like the Appalachian Mountains!” was the moment that did it for me. I was 15, standing in a driveway in the blazing Texas heat, and my brother’s friend was pointing and laughing at the oil and acne on my forehead. Like most teenagers, I struggled for years

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Team Post

Skincare Routine 101: Cleansers

Welcome to MADEWITH’s first blog post in our Skincare 101 series! This series is meant to help educate you on the products in your skincare routine, how they should be applied, and when they should be applied. Additionally, we’ll tell you what these products do, what their benefits are, and

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Janis Leahy

Why We Banned Phenoxyethanol

Contributing Author: Malia Thomspon One of, if not, the most controversial ingredient we have banned is phenoxyethanol (FEE-NOCK-SEE-ETH-UH-NAHL). As a preservative it’s one of the most commonly used ingredients that can be found in just about any kind of skincare product. What is phenoxyethanol? It’s a preservative meant to prolong

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Lauren Penley

Lauren’s Transition to Clean

We all hear it, we see it, and many of us wonder – what IS clean skincare?  This term has been tossed around for decades, starting with the term “natural” using words like botanical and herbal. I remember using the shampoo “mane and tail” when I was in high school

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Janis Leahy

Launching a Company During Uncertain Times

The backstory: We’ve been working on MADEWITH for over 2 years. My co-founder, Julia, and I were throwing ideas around in January 2018. We came up with the name a month later. I was also going through a custody battle for my then 2.5 year old son (thankfully the experience

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