• colbert md soothe night

    Is This Just Another Overpriced Dermatologist Cream?

    I don’t know about you but, if I’m going to spend $175.00 on a cream, I expect it to give me the smoothest skin I’ve ever had, get rid of my wrinkles, and make me a nice cup of tea, too. Ok, maybe the tea isn’t such a great idea just before bedtime, but you […]


  • vichy idealia skin sleep

    The Cream That Helps Me Fake A Good Night’s Sleep

    Oh man, I could SO do with some sleep right now. Between moving house (again!), work, and family finally visiting, the last couple of weeks have been totally non-stop. I hardly slept a wink, often working into the wee hours of the morning to get everything done in time. I somehow made it through each […]


  • la roche posay redermic r

    Go Back To Basics With La Roche Posay Redermic R

    I usually get my retinol fix in serum form. The lightweight texture of a serum usually penetrates skin more easily, giving its actives a little advantage. But when La Roche Posay Redermic R Anti-Aging Concentrate Intensive (a cream) landed on my desk, I decided to switch things up. Should you do the same, too? What’s […]


  • vichy liftactiv supreme day cream

    Is Rhamnose The Secret To Firmer Skin?

    It’s a good think that I discovered ZO Skin Health Offects Sulfur Masque. It came in very handy when Vichy LiftActiv Supreme Day Cream for Normal to Combination Skin gave me one of the worst breakouts I have ever experienced. Just a few days after I started using it, my chin and jawline were dotted […]


  • avene physiolift night smoothing regenerating balm review

    Finally, An Antiaging Cream That Even Sensitive Skin Can Tolerate

    What do you do when you have skin so sensitive, it can’t tolerate common anti-aging actives like retinol and Vitamin C? Are you doomed to deep, early wrinkles? Not necessarily… These days there are a handful of anti-aging actives that are sensitive skin-friendly, too. My fave is retinal. It’s a cousin of retinol: it does […]