Goodbye K-Beauty: Why I Quit My 12-Step Skincare Routine 👋

Yes, I admit. I've finally quit my 12-Step Skincare Routine! Simply because I no longer have the time and patience for it. I've been doing the regime for years and if truth be told, there have been very little evidence that it has made any improvement to my skin. It felt like I was walking … Continue reading Goodbye K-Beauty: Why I Quit My 12-Step Skincare Routine 👋

DECEIM’s Hylamide Subq Anti-Age Advanced Serum Review on Sensitive/ Aging Skin

Ever since the age of 12, I started developing expression lines around my eyes due to my facial eczema. The steroid cream did more harm than good by drying out my eye and neck area. From a young age, I started using extortionately expensive eye creams and face creams which did little to nothing to … Continue reading DECEIM’s Hylamide Subq Anti-Age Advanced Serum Review on Sensitive/ Aging Skin

TONYMOLY Panda’s Dream White Magic Cream Review on Sensitive Skin

If you don't know by now, I'm a massive sucker when it comes to skincare. Moisturiser is one of those products that I am most keen to try out. I have incorporating more K-Beauty product into my skincare regime, hence I've been purchasing more skincare products directly from Korea. I've recently received a sample of … Continue reading TONYMOLY Panda’s Dream White Magic Cream Review on Sensitive Skin

The Ordinary Glycolic Acid 7% Toning Solution vs. PIXI Glow Tonic 5% 🥊 Review

I've been using the PIXI Glow Tonic for over a year and felt that it is time I made a switch to The Ordinary's Glycolic Acid 7%. The main reason being it has a higher concentration of glycolic acid and also it is more than 1/2 the price of Pixi's Glow Tonic. It was a … Continue reading The Ordinary Glycolic Acid 7% Toning Solution vs. PIXI Glow Tonic 5% 🥊 Review

Cerave Moisturising Lotion Review on Dry/Sensitive Skin

For the past couple of weeks I have been looking for a moisturiser for my partner who (to my horror) have been using Vaseline body cream as a facial moisturiser over the past few years! As an aesthetician by profession you can imagine how mortified I was when I found that out! So then my … Continue reading Cerave Moisturising Lotion Review on Dry/Sensitive Skin

Cerave Hydrating Cleanser Review on Sensitive Skin

So for the past 3 months I have been using COSRX Low pH Cleanser. I've noticed that ever since using the cleanser my combination/ sensitive skin did dry out a bit. Don't get me wrong it's a great cleanser for oilier skin types, but maybe not for my skin type especially with the dry UK … Continue reading Cerave Hydrating Cleanser Review on Sensitive Skin

What is EUK 134? + The Ordinary EUK 134 0.1% Review on Sensitive Skin

EUK is also known as Ethylbisiminomethylguaiacol Manganese Chloride. EUK 134 is basically an active ingredient that is normally found in sunscreen. More amazingly it is possibly one of the most potent anti-oxidant there is out there. Plus the raw material costs a fortune. According to a Dermatology Journal,  EUK-134 not only prevents damage done by exposure to … Continue reading What is EUK 134? + The Ordinary EUK 134 0.1% Review on Sensitive Skin

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 … Continue reading Must-Have Summer Glow Skincare Routine 💦✨

Why Your Skin Needs Squalane?

Squalene has been all the buzz right especially with brands such as Biossance, The Ordinary and Peter Thomas Roth now all have their version of squalane serum. When the serum first became popular everyone was trying to get their hands of Biossance which unfortunately is only available in the US. Then when The Ordinary launched … Continue reading Why Your Skin Needs Squalane?

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