The Ordinary vs Paula's Choice: Azelaic Acid

Is this the new glycolic acid? I’ve been an avid user of useful acids for years now. I thought I had achieved a good balance in what I used, the concentrations I used and how often I used them. Hence, I hadn’t been looking for a new one to add to my routine. The consideration […]

Review: Drunk Elephant – Vitamin C Firma Day Serum

Review: Drunk Elephant – Vitamin C Firma Day Serum

Brand: Drunk Elephant Skin type: Everyone How to use: In the morning, apply evenly to clean, dry face, neck, chest and back of hands. Tip: C-Firma™ contains pure l-ascorbic acid and is best when fresh, so use immediately and don’t stock up. After first use, may be stored in the refrigerator to help maintain its potent antioxidant activity and […]

Review: Sunday Riley –  Juno Antioxidant + Superfood Face Oil

Review: Sunday Riley – Juno Antioxidant + Superfood Face Oil

Brand: Sunday Riley Skin type: Dry, Normal, Oily skin How to use: Massage as needed into face and neck. You can also massage Juno onto your nails, focusing on your cuticles, or massage into the dry ends of your hair. Ingredients: RUBUS FRUTICOSUS (COLD PRESSED BLACKBERRY) SEED OIL, VACCINIUM CORYMBOSUM (COLD PRESSED BLUEBERRY) SEED OIL, […]

Review: Indeed Labs – Snoxin

Review: Indeed Labs – Snoxin

Brand: Indeed Labs Skin type: All How to use: Apply a small amount in the morning and in the night on cleansed skin. Follow with a moisturiser and sun protection. Expect results within 2 hours of application, with continued improvement for up to 28 days. Use Snoxin II™ consistently for optimal results. Ingredients: WATER (AQUA/EAU), […]

Biologique Recherche: Everything you need to know

I was stumbling through my sister’s skincare collection when I found the, so proclaimed magical, p50 balancing exfoliator. I without hesitation tried it, expecting an overnight miracle but what I saw was far from. Really nothing had happened.  And as ANY reasonable person would have done I turned to Instagram to see if anyone else […]

Review: Klairs – Midnight Blue Calming Cream

Brand: Klaris Skin type: Oily, acne prone and sensitive skin How to use: Gently apply a pea sized amount to your skin after cleansing and toning. Ideally used in the evening as the last part of your skincare routine Ingredients: Water, Cetyl Ethylhexanoate, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Sodium Hyaluronate, Caprylic/Capric , Triglyceride, Centella Asiatica Extract, Sorbitan […]

Review: Pixi Beauty – Glow Tonic (glycolic acid toner)

Brand: Pixi by Petra Skin type: Dry, Normal, Oily skin How to use: Saturate a cotton pad with the tonic and sweep across face, neck and décolletage (avoiding eye area). Can be used AM and PM after cleansing. Ingredients: Water/Aqua/Eau, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Glycolic Acid, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Sodium Hydroxide, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) […]

Review: Pixi Beauty – Weylie Palette

I was gifted some gorgeous palettes from Pixi with their collaboration with Weylie!

Review: Skinceuticals -Phloretin CF

Review: Skinceuticals -Phloretin CF

Brand: SkinCeuticals Skin type: Acne-Prone Skin, Oily Skin, Combination Skin, Normal Skin How to use: Once in the morning after cleansing, place 4-5 drops in the palm of the hand. Using fingertips, apply to a dry face, neck and chest. Ingredients: Aqua / Water / Eau, Dipropylene Glycol, Alcohol Denat., Ascorbic Acid, Butylene Glycol, Triethyl Citrate, Phloretin, Ferulic […]