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….

Beauty Cheat Sheet: Dry + Sensitive Skin

A major component for feeling beautiful is being comfortable in your own skin. Treating dry and reactive skin can be dreary… where achieving normalcy can make a world of difference. Dry or irritated skin can be caused by a laundry list of factors- extreme weather conditions, contact allergens, diabetes, psoriasis, eczema, urticaria, thyroid problems, vitamin…

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…

Cosrx Low pH Morning Cleanser Review on Sensitive Skin

I’ve been starting to reintroduce K-Beauty products into my skincare routine. Yes, I’ve caught the K-Beauty bug again. With companies such as Glow Recipe, SOKO Glam, Peach and Lily, Cult Beauty and now even Selfridges and Sephora all offering an abundant of K-Beauty selections- it’s inevitable that you would have stumbled upon one of these…

Physical vs. Chemical Exfoliants 101 + Know Your Acids

There is always a misconception when we hear exfoliants. It does not necessary mean “microbeads” or “scrubs”. It could simply mean acids. Also, I think most of my clients naturally freak out when I mentioned acids. I think we tend to forget that our skin’s acid mantles pH is at 4.5 to 5.5pH. Therefore, unlike…

How Your Facial Cleanser Can Affect Your Skin: Cleansing 101

I’ve mentioned this one on of my previous post. Make sure you choose a cleanser than is hydrating to your skin. It may seem as counterintuitive but leaving your skin feeling taut after a wash only indicates that your cleanser is too harsh for your skin. Even if you have acne/oily skin it is best…

Let’s Think Dirty!®

If you’re looking for an unbiased natural beauty app that is committed to helping consumers identify the potential risks associated with the personal care products, then look no further. Think Dirty is an app to help you identify “clean” from “green washing”. It not only tells you the exact content of the product but also gives…