Bathing and Skincare

Did you know that your skin loves and hates water at the same time? First, stop showering with hot water, this is a number 1 rule when it comes to prevent damage to your skin. Hot water causes damage to the outer layer of your skin, it dries it out and that leads to irritationContinue reading “Bathing and Skincare”

The Ordinary 7% Glycolic Acid toner vs Pixi Glow tonic

Exfoliation is the key to a beautiful skin. Ingredients: The Ordinary Aqua (Water), Glycolic Acid, Rosa damascena flower water, Centaurea cyanus flower water, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Water, Propanediol, Glycerin, Triethanolamine, Aminomethyl Propanol, Panax Ginseng Root Extract, Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit/Leaf Extract, Aspartic Acid, Alanine, Glycine, Serine, Valine, Isoleucine, Proline, Threonine, Histidine, Phenylalanine, Glutamic Acid, Arginine, PCA,Continue reading “The Ordinary 7% Glycolic Acid toner vs Pixi Glow tonic”

The Ordinary vs Revolution skincare.

The Ordinary 30% AHA + BHA 2% peeling solution and Revolution Intense Skin Exfoliator-30% AHA+BHA peeling solution. As we can see these are clearly dupes but we’ll dive deep in the ingredients lists to try separate the two and figure out which one is better. The Ordinary 30% AHA + BHA 2% peeling solution: GlycolicContinue reading “The Ordinary vs Revolution skincare.”

A list of the alcohols in skin care products. The dangers that come with them.

Why is alcohol even needed in skin care? Alcohol is mainly used to deliver other ingredients deep into the skin, so it helps ingredients like vitamin C, Retinols etc. get to those deeper layers they wouldn’t be able to penetrate if alcohol was not used. Of course, this has a big downside. For this toContinue reading “A list of the alcohols in skin care products. The dangers that come with them.”

Acne patches

I made a list of the best acne patches just for you hun. These patches are worth of trying. How do acne patches work? The hydrocolloid patches are made to defend our skin from loosing water and the pimple from outside factors like dirt, bacteria and of course our hands (stop picking your pimples) whichContinue reading “Acne patches”

Exercise and skin care: A list of dos and don’ts

Are those hours you spent in the gym exercising today affecting your skin in some way? Yes, they do! By exercising you increase the blood flow to your cells, so your skin is getting the oxygen and nutrients it needs to stay healthy and glowing. But there can be some problems with your skin ifContinue reading “Exercise and skin care: A list of dos and don’ts”

Sheet masks

Sheet masks are they helpful? I encourage you to stop wasting your money on sheet masks and buy a good serum. These masks can only be used once and basically they are covered with serum. If you go and buy a good serum you can use it multiple times and get better results, because skinContinue reading “Sheet masks”

Why you should double cleanse.

Cleansing is an important part of your routine and I advise you to use the double cleansing method especially if you use make-up. First let’s talk about what is actually double cleansing. It means cleansing your face twice with different products. I encourage you to use micellar water for the first cleanse and not make-upContinue reading “Why you should double cleanse.”

Facial scrubs

I don’t like facial scrubs and here’s why. The reason that you shouldn’t like them too is that they are an easy way to damage your skin. There is research that shows that by using facial scrubs you actually make little scratches, called micro-tears, in your skin. Of course some products can be gentle enoughContinue reading “Facial scrubs”

How to determine your skin type?

The easiest way! The easiest way to determine your skin type is right after waking up in the morning to wash your face with clean water and just wait for 30-40 minutes without applying any make-up or skincare, and then to look in the mirror friends. Now you have to see if there is oilContinue reading “How to determine your skin type?”