Month: September 2020

  • the ordinary natural moisturizing factors + ha

    What Are The Best Moisturisers For Oily Skin?

    Does oily skin even need a moisturiser? Not necessarily. Those who tell you to stick to the traditional cleanse, tone and moisturise routine usually sell skincare products… Just saying… Here’s the deal: the job of a moisturiser is to prevent dryness in the skin. Dryness usually happens when your skin’s protective barrier is damaged and […]


  • ecooking micellar water

    Is Ecooking Micellar Water The Gentlest Micellar Water Ever?

    Ecooking Micellar Water is hands down the gentlest cleanser I’ve tried so far. But, is that a good thing? Don’t get me wrong. Harsh cleansers are a no-no. They disrupt the skin’s protective barrier, dry out your skin, and even cause breakouts. But if a cleanser is too gentle, can it really remove sunscreen and […]


  • skincare mistakes that give you hyperpigmentation

    5 Reasons Why Your Skincare Routine Isn’t Working

    I thought I had finally done it. After years of trials, errors, and experiments gone wrong, I had finally come up with a skincare routine my skin loved. It made it so soft, flawless, and glowy! But… something’s changed. Lately, my dry patches have become flaky. And my skin is more sensitive. When I apply […]


  • the ordinary glycolic acid toning solution

    If You Must Use A Toner, Make It This One

    My bad. I’ve been raving about The Ordinary Glycolic Acid 7% Toning Solution for more than a year now. I’ve told you it’s a dupe for Pixi Glow. But I haven’t done a proper review yet. Time to fix that, me thinks. Here’s what this toning exfoliant did for me. But first, the sciencey bits (cos […]