• Paula's Choice Clear Anti-Redness Exfoliating Solution 2% BHA

    Is Paula’s Choice Clear Regular Strength Anti-Redness 2% BHA The Best Exfoliant For Sensitive, Acne-Prone Skin?

    Everyone’s raving about Paula’s Choice 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant like’s the best thing for oily skin. But, it’s not even the best exfoliant the brand makes. That honour goes to Paula’s Choice Clear Regular Strength Anti-Redness 2% BHA Exfoliant. Here’s why: What’s In Paula’s Choice Clear Regular Strength Anti-Redness 2% BHA Exfoliant? SALICYLIC ACID TO […]

  • purito centella unscented serum

    What Are The Best Skincare Products With Centella Asiatica?

    I usually don’t have time for the “IT skincare ingredient” of the moment. Can I tell you a secret? It’s usually just marketing hype. They almost never perform as well as they claim. Almost. Centella Asiatica is the exception to the rule. It’s a soothing powerhouse that hydrates skin, calms down irritations, and keeps you […]

  • bioderma pigmentbio c concentrate

    Can Bioderma Pigmentbio C-Concentrate Really Help You Fade Dark Spots?

    Does Bioderma Pigmentbio C-Concentrate have an identity crisis? It claims to be a “high security Vitamin C cure for intense pigmentation correction”, but to me, it’s more of an exfoliant with Vitamin C benefits. Who’s right and, most importantly, can it really fade away dark spots? Let’s find out: What’s In Bioderma Pigmentbio C-Concentrate? GLYCOLIC […]

  • drunk elephant tlc framboos glycolic night serum

    What Are The Best Exfoliants With Glycolic Acid?

    I know I sound like a broken record sometimes. But Glyolic Acid IS the best way to exfoliate dry skin.  Here’s the deal: most exfoliants are one trick ponies. They get those dead skin cells off your body and that’s it. Glycolic Acid goes TWO steps further: It exfoliates skin, fading dark spots and imperfections […]

  • zelens transformer instant renewal mask

    If Your Dry Skin Can’t Tolerate Glycolic Acid, Try This

    Dr Lens, founder of Zelens, HATES Glycolic Acid. I don’t. I’m a HUGE fan. But, I must admit he has a point. GA is awesome at exfoliating skin and pumping up collagen production, but it can  be irritating (it’s why I NEVER recommend it to sensitive skin). So, what does he uses instead? Lactobionic Acid. It’s […]

  • 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 […]