• the best dermalogica skincare products

    Fave Five: The Best Dermalogica Products

    Dermalogica. With a name like that, you must be serious about dermatology and skincare, right? Dermalogica sure has an outstanding reputation for getting the job done. But, a lot of it may be down to marketing. Because, most of their products aren’t as good they’re made out to be… But, let’s leave those aside and […]


  • dermalogica hydrablur primer

    Is This The Best Primer For Combination Skin?

    As much as I complained about dry skin this past winter, combination skin is a lot worse. At least, with dry skin you know what you need: rich and creamy formulas that deeply hydrate and moisturize. Combo skin is a lot trickier to deal with. That moisturizer mattifies your oily t-zone but leaves the rest […]


  • palmitoyl-hexapeptide-14

    Is Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-14 A Gentler Alternative To Prescription Retinoids?

    Have you heard of Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-14? It’s probably the less known member of the peptide family. While we’re all fawning over Matrixyl or Argireline, Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-14 has sneaked it away into a few serums and moisturizers without anyone noticing.  There’s a reason for that…. What Is Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-14? Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-14 is a relatively new – […]


  • dermalogica-phyto-replenish-oil

    The Easiest Way To Winterproof Your Skin

    London winter 1 – Gio 0 Last year, the harsh London winter weather caught me totally unprepared and beat my skin to a pulp. Ouch! This year, I’m determined things will be different. When the freezing cold attacks again, it’ll find me prepared. My shield is already up. It’s the oily kind. Only, it’s not […]