Month: May 2018

  • coola liplux spf 30 original formula 02

    My Fave Lip Balm With SPF

    If I had a magic wand, I’d put SPF into every lip product. Your pout sun needs protection, too, ya know? But I don’t. So I’ll do the next best thing: hunt down for a good lip balm with SPF. It must provide broad spectrum protection, be fairly moisturising, and easy to apply on the […]


  • niod survival 30 review

    Niod Survival 30: More Than A Sunscreen?

    Niod Survival 30 is a sunscreen on steroids. It doesn’t just protect you from UV rays. It also has a ton of antioxidants and other cool technologies that strengthen your skin’s defences against environmental assaults. And it’s super lightweight. No greasy feeling. No white cast (at least, not on pale skin). Is this the perfect […]


  • comedogenic ingredients and acne

    Do Comedogenic Ingredients Give You Pimples?

    “Gio, this cream has a drop of [insert known comedogenic ingredient]. Will it give me pimples?” Look, I get it. If you’ve got acne-prone skin, the last thing you want to do is slather on something that has even the remotest possibility of giving you another breakout. But NO ONE can look at an ingredient […]


  • best-stratia-products

    Fave Five: The Best Of Stratia Skincare

    Usually, in this series, I pick the five best products from a skincare brand. But Stratia has ONLY 7 products. And they’re all good. It was SO hard to narrow them down to 5, so if I missed out on your fave, don’t freak out. It’s still awesome and you should still use it. What […]