Month: December 2020

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    Micro-Needling: Does It Help Or Hurt The Skin?

    Things I don’t understand: Why Britain still uses separate cold and water faucets Why Beyonce lost Album Of The Year to Adele Why people poke their faces with needles in the name of beauty It’s called micro-needling and it’s done with a torture device with lots and lots of needles. It’s the kind of thing […]

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    Fave Five: The Best L’Oreal Skincare Products

    Have you noticed I don’t talk a lot about L’Oreal skincare? I can’t live without their shampoos, but their whole skincare offering leaves me meh. Truth be told, I haven’t paid much attention to it in years. So, what changed? You keep asking me about it! I get it, who doesn’t love a good bargain? […]

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  • Spotlight On Resveratrol

    Sometimes, I regret being a teetotaller. I don’t like the strong taste of alcohol. It has no health benefits, anyway so I don’t feel like I have to make an effort to get used to it (unlike green tea, ya know). The only exception? Wine. Wine is rich in resveratrol, a powerful antioxidant that keeps […]

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    Retinol VS Retinoid: What’s The Difference?

    What’s the difference between retinol and retinoid? Are they the same thing? Are they different? Should you use both or just the one? Argh! When did skincare get this complicated?! I’m here to make it simple for you. Here’s the difference between retinol and retinoid – and how to choose the best one for YOU: […]

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  • Why I’ve Started Dry Brushing My Skin

    My New Year’s skincare resolution? Exfoliating my body. Regularly. I know, I say that every year. But this year I’ll actually do it. How can I be so sure? I’ve discovered a clever technique that makes body exfoliation faster and easier (and I’m all for making anything faster and easier). It’s called dry brushing. What’s […]

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