Month: March 2018

  • the ordinary lactic acid 10 + ha 2 01

    What Are The Best Exfoliants With Lactic Acid?

    Can you exfoliate sensitive skin with acids? Short answer: it depends on the acid. Glycolic is out. Lactic is in. Long answer? Glad you asked… What Is Lactic Acid And Why Should You Use It? Lactic acid is the gentlest member of the Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA) family. Like all AHAs, it works by dissolving […]


  • clean and clear advantage spot control treatment gel 02

    Can A Spot Treatment Get Rid Of Pimples In 4 Hours?

    Can you make a pimple disappear in 4 hours? Disappear is a strong word. But Clean & Clear Advantage Spot Control Treatment Gel does promise to reduce spots in under 4 hours. Needless to say, I had to put it to the test. It took a while. Regular exfoliation + low glycemic diet means I […]


  • skinceuticals ha intensifier

    Treatment VS Prevention: What Really Works Against Wrinkles?

    What the heck works against wrinkles?! Pretty much every skincare product out there promises to make your fine lines and wrinkles disappear. And for a while, they seem to work. But… somehow, those pesky wrinkles always seem to find their way back! Is there no hope? Truth bomb: once wrinkles have made an appearance, it’s […]


  • cerave moisturizing lotion

    CeraVe Moisturising Lotion: A Staple For Dry Skin?

    Have you heard? CeraVe has just hit the UK! From today, you’ll no longer have to plan a trip to the States or ask your bestie on the other side of the pond to be your dealer to get your hands on some of the best skincare at the drugstore. Can I get an hallelujah? […]


  • Which Form Of Retinoids Is Right For You?

    Retinoids are the most powerful family in the skincare world. They’re the ones you turn to when you want to get those pesky wrinkles off your face, fade away dark spots and kick acne in the butt. But, they’re not all created equal… Some members are more powerful than others and will deal with wrinkles […]