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. … Continue reading COSRX BHA Blackhead Power Liquid Review on Combination/ Sensitive Skin

This is what happened when I stopped washing my face in the morning…

To put it gently, I am a little bit of a clean freak. I am the type of person who would excessively scrub everything from counter tops to wooden floors. Of course this also transfers to my approach when it comes to skincare. The peculiar thing is that I grew up thinking the harder I … Continue reading This is what happened when I stopped washing my face in the morning…

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 … Continue reading Beauty Cheat Sheet: Dry + Sensitive Skin

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. The "Buffet" also contains peptides, probiotic complex, 11 skin-types of 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 bought … Continue reading The Ordinary Buffet Serum Review on Sensitive/ Eczema-Prone Skin

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 … Continue reading Cosrx Low pH Morning Cleanser Review on Sensitive Skin

The Ordinary Hyaluronic Acid 2% + B5 Review on Sensitive/ Eczema-Prone Skin

I'm probably rather late in the game to be reviewing on DECEIM's The Ordinary products. I've given the product a few good months (used it for about 3-4 months) and therefore feel that after emptying out 2 bottles of their Hyaluronic Acid + B5, I will be able to provide you with an accurate review. … Continue reading The Ordinary Hyaluronic Acid 2% + B5 Review on Sensitive/ Eczema-Prone Skin

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 … Continue reading Physical vs. Chemical Exfoliants 101 + Know Your Acids