Must-Have Summer Glow Skincare Routine 💦✨

Winter has been going on longer than expected in London. I was seriously hoping for a “transitional” Spring before Summer approaches. Seems like it is not really the case. Therefore, my skin routine have been thrown off course. During winter I would generally use heavier oil products, where as during summer it makes more sense…

COSRX BHA Blackhead Power Liquid Review on Combination/ Sensitive Skin

Growing up, I’ve been known quite self-conscious about my “strawberry” nose. That is literally how congested it is, filled with comedones (blackheads/whiteheads). Definitely not the most appealing look… period! So after years of weekly costly facials and painful extractions, I have begin to accept that I was doomed to have a congested nose for life….

Glossier Solution Review on Sensitive/ Eczema-Prone Skin 💦

When Glossier first announced that they were releasing an acid toner that helps with acne/ blemish-prone skin, I knew I had to try it. I have been using Pixi’s Glow Tonic for over a year now and felt like I needed a glycolic acid toner which also combines salicylic acid and niacinamide  to help prevent…

SLS vs. SLES

What are they exactly? Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS) and Sodium Laureth Sulfate (SLES) are surfactants and are added to products to increase the foaming action when the product used. They are commonly used in cleaning products, whether cleansers, shampoos, toothpaste, bubble bath or detergents. Why are they being used? The reason SLS/SLES are used is…

The Ordinary Buffet Serum Review on Sensitive/ Eczema-Prone Skin

I chose The Ordinary “Buffet” to replace my Hyaluronic Acid+ B5 serum. My skin concern is primarily hydration for my eczema-prone skin. The “Buffet” also contains peptides, probiotic complex,  amino acids and multiple hyaluronic acid complexes. It can be incorporate in both AM/PM routine. It is known to target signs of ageing and hydration. I…