retinoids

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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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    A Tretinoin Survival Guide

    I started my Curology prescription of tretinoin in late November 2019, and despite my best efforts to acclimate to 0.01% tretinoin, it’s been an uphill battle. Yes, 0.01% tretinoin. I know it’s not much–I SAID WHAT I SAID! But that’s the thing about skincare: it’s never one-size-fits all, and two people can react very differently […]

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    What Are The Best Antioxidant Serums?

    What are the best antioxidant serums? You better know because your skin is under attack. Every single day. UV rays, pollution, a poor diet and smoking all send their armies of free radicals to wreak havoc on your skin and give you wrinkles and dark spots. How can you defend yourself against them? Antioxidants. These […]

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    5 Skincare Mistakes To Avoid

    Who doesn’t want soft, bright, and younger-looking skin? Stupid question, I know. We all do. But, sometimes, it’s our bad habits that get in the way and mess up our skin. I should know. These are lessons I’ve learned the hard way, and now I’m sharing them with you, so you don’t have to. So, […]

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    Can I use AHAs/BHA and Retinoids Together?

    Can you use retinoids (like retinol) with AHAs/BHA exfoliants? The gossip on the grapevine changes every week. Some of us have heard rumours they can’t stand each other. Put them in the same room, they’ll neutralise each other and lose all their antiaging powers. But there are a few single voices who claim the feud’s […]

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