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

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 … Continue reading Glossier Solution Review on Sensitive/ Eczema-Prone Skin 💦

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. … Continue reading What ingredients to exclude from your vanities?

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. … Continue reading What ingredients to exclude from your vanities?

The Ordinary Serums + Oils Cheat Sheet: How to Select the Best Product for Your Skin Type (Part 1- Retinol & Vit C)

The Ordinary is a brand that is synonymous with affordable beauty. They have an extensive range of serums, facial oils and SPF/ serum-based foundation. Talk about innovative skincare. Best of all, all their products cost less than $18! If you are new to the brand or keen to try out new products here is a … Continue reading The Ordinary Serums + Oils Cheat Sheet: How to Select the Best Product for Your Skin Type (Part 1- Retinol & Vit C)