serums

  • shiseido ultimune power infusing concentrate 01

    I Tried A Pre-Serum (And It Did Nothing For My Skin)

    Wait…. Is PRE-serum a thing now?! Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate claims to be a pre-serum and I don’t know what that is. Is this a new marketing ploy to sell us another serum we don’t need or do pre-serums actually do something for your skin? Are you supposed to use them before serums or […]

  • 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. Am I just being picky? It’s true Vitamin C has skin-lightening properties – and so do exfoliants. But, do they have […]

  • elizabeth-arden-superstart-skin-renewal-booster

    Skin Maintenance: Are You Doing It?

    Do you ever feel like something’s missing in your skincare routine? I know, I know, you’re already using 100 products. The thought of adding just one more makes you want to scream. But, if you’re anything like me, all those products are anti-aging. Or anti-hyperpigmentation. Or anti-whatever-horror-your-skin’s-dealing-with. There’s nothing in there to keep your skin […]

  • paula's choice 10% niacinamide booster 01

    How To Add Niacinamide To Your Skincare Routine

    Niacinamide is always the odd one out, isn’t it? You’ve already got your skincare routine down to a T: ✅ AHA/BHA exfoliant? Check. ✅ Vitamin C serum? Check. ✅ Retinol serum? Check. ✅ Moisturising sunscreen? Check. But none of them has niacinamide! Argh! How do you fit this antiaging superstar into your skincare routine, too?! […]