skincare

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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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What ingredients to exclude from your vanities?

At times, you will see beauty brands that are being marketed as “edible” or “food-grade” ingredients. The idea is that these ingredients, whether preservatives or glycerin would be safe for you even if it were on your plate. This is because we end to ingest a lot of the ingredients in our personal care products. […]

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makeup, skincare

What ingredients to exclude from your vanities?

At times, you will see beauty brands that are being marketed as “edible” or “food-grade” ingredients. The idea is that these ingredients, whether preservatives or glycerin would be safe for you even if it were on your plate. This is because we end to ingest a lot of the ingredients in our personal care products. […]

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