• 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 […]


  • jan marini bioglycolic cleanser

    How Well Does Glycolic Acid Work In A Cleanser?

    What are you to do when your derm’s at odds with you? Like, I don’t like wasting my money on exfoliating cleansers. Me loves some glycolic acid, but I want it to stay on my skin for hours. It works better that way. My derm wasn’t having it. “Your cosmeceutical moisturizer with glycolic acid is […]


  • nimue cleansing milk

    Is A Cosmeceutical Cleanser Better Than A Regular Cleanser?

    Is a cosmeceutical cleanser better than a regular cleanser? In theory, cosmeceuticals contain higher concentrations of active ingredients to give you better and faster results, but does that apply to cleansers, too? After all, they don’t really stay on the skin long enough to do much, apart from cleansing skin (obvs…). I’ve put Nimue Cleansing […]


  • bioderma sebium

    Is Bioderma Sebium H2O The Best Micellar Water For Oily Skin?

    What, you thought the only micellar water Bioderma makes is Sensibio? Nope, they also make Hydrabio for dry skin and Sebium for oily skin. And, surpringly, they aren’t all identical. Bioderma didn’t put the same formula in different bottles and just changed the labels, like most brands do. Sure, there are lots of similarities between […]