• Retin A Strengths

    Retin A Strengths
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    Retin A strengths. This isn’t really a question because Retin A is just retinoid acid. Another name for this is Tretinoin. Tretinoin is a medication given to those suffering from severe acne. They are both retinoid acid, the strongest retinoid available. That’s why you need a prescription to get your hands on them. To make […]
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  • Is Tretinoin A Retinol?

    Is Tretinoin A Retinol?

    Is Tretinoin A Retinol? Well, in today’s article you’ll get a very straight forward answer that will help you distinguish whether or not you should use it. So.. Is Tretinoin A Retinol? No. Tretinoin is not a retinol but it is a retinoid. Retinoids are a family of vitamin A derivatives, which work in a […]
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  • Tretinoin vs Retinol

    Tretinoin vs Retinol
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    Tretinoin vs Retinol, their difference, similarities and benefits. It’s a question many of you have asked on Instagram, that’s why I created this post. However, today we’re gonna focus in on this specific comparison. Retinoids are a confusing topic but many people want clarification because it’s one of the most effective skincare categories around. They […]
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  • What Is Retinol?

    What Is Retinol?
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    Today’s topic for my skinfographic is retinol because, well, you asked for it. If you haven’t seen already I have a Monday morning session of ‘ask me anything’ on my Instagram (@scienceandskincare) and a few of you DM’d with questions about retinol. Questions like: what is it? How is it different from retinoids? And how […]
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  • The Ordinary Is Officially the World’s Most Popular Skincare Brand, Here’s What To Buy

    The Ordinary Is Officially the World’s Most Popular Skincare Brand, Here’s What To Buy

    The Ordinary is officially the world’s most popular skincare brand, according to a Lookfantastic study. Read more on The Ordinary. Lookfantastic’s Skinfluencer Index found that the Deciem owned brand has a global yearly search volume of 37,060,000. That’s a sh*t tonne of searches. They are so famed because of their winning combination of affordability + effectiveness. Before […]
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  • Dupes For Charlotte Tilbury’s Magic Serum Crystal Elixir

    Dupes For Charlotte Tilbury’s Magic Serum Crystal Elixir

    These dupes are based on the ingredient lists because I believe that’s the best way to find dupes, when there are SO many products out there. They each have over 40% match! So, let get into them. Ole Henricksen Truth Serum Match – 48% Like Charlotte Tilbury’s Magic Serum, notable ingredients in this include; Vitamin […]
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  • PCOS Skincare Tips For Your Best Skin

    PCOS Skincare Tips For Your Best Skin

    PCOS skincare is a tricky subject because it feels like it’s out of your control. Many people who suffer from Polycystic Ovary Syndrome suffer with skin issues, like acne. Click here to read more on acne treatments. The good news? You can tackle it and you are in control of your skin’s health. What is […]
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  • Bakuchiol Vs Retinol

    Bakuchiol Vs Retinol
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    Retinoids (also known as vitamin A derivatives) are a much loved ingredient by anyone who is remotely interested in skincare. They are known for treating the signs of aging and acne however, we also know that some people, especially if you have sensitive skin, can have adverse effects to it that cause the skin to become […]
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  • Does Retinol Actually Work?

    Does Retinol Actually Work?

    A cheat sheet for retinol!
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  • Mandelic Acid vs Retinol

    Mandelic Acid vs Retinol

    Mandelic Acid vs Retinol? Which one is right for you? Can you use both? If these are questions that have crossed your mind lately, then you’ve come to the right place. I’ve covered the topic of acids extensively and will continue to do so (because it is incredibly confusing and you have to be careful). […]
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