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    Can Peptides & Indian Gooseberry Reduce Dark Spots?

    Can turmeric and gooseberry reduce dark spots? These two staples of Indian beauty have made their way into Cyberderm Emblica Light And Bright, an innovative serum that promises to be a safe alternative to hydroquinone. If you’ve got dark skin, hydroquinone is a no-no. It can give you ochronosis, a bluish discolouration. The worst part? […]


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    Can Skyn Iceland Arctic Elixir Combat Stress-Induced Signs Of Aging?

    Skyn Iceland Arctic Elixir promises to combat stress-induced signs of aging. What does that even mean?! Is it gonna start chanting a soothing mantra while you massage it on?! I swear skincare claims get more ridiculous by the day. And yet, there’s something here. If you can get past the hyped-up marketing claims, this baby […]


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

    Wait…. Is PRE-serum a thing now?! What the… 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? I’ve put Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate (a sample of it, anyway) to the test to find out: What’s In Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate? […]


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    Is Drunk Elephant B-Hydra Intensive Hydration Serum Worth The Splurge?

    Drunk Elephant B-Hydra Intensive Hydration Serum is one of the most popular hyaluronic acid serums on the market. But at $48.00 a bottle, you’d be forgiven for thinking… “Can I get the same thing cheaper? The Ordinary has a hyaluronic acid serum that’s less than $10…” I hear ya. If there’s a product that’s easy […]