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”

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.”

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?”

The Ordinary Glycolic acid 7% toner.

The Ordinary has great products. But with some of them you should be careful like the Glycolic acid toner, not that it doesn’t work, but I made a mistake. So I’m going to tell you now how to use it correctly and of course that is applicable to most products with high concentrations of AHAContinue reading “The Ordinary Glycolic acid 7% toner.”

Oily skin and how to not make it worse.

Oily skin is a big concern for a lot of young people, mainly teenagers, because as we grow older our skin tends to get dryer. That of course doesn’t mean that some older people don’t suffer from it. One thing that I can tell you about oily skin is that if you don’t take careContinue reading “Oily skin and how to not make it worse.”

Differin gel and my experience with it.

Differin is actually a really amazing product that you can use. I’ve used it for about two months, my dermatologist actually told me to try it for my face which was not looking gorgeous at that time, the masks that we are wearing in this pandemic really do affect the condition of our skin. IContinue reading “Differin gel and my experience with it.”

Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel

For all the people with oily skin out there listen up! Neutrogena has your back, this gel I’ve used for about 3 months now, and it still has something in it that means that it’ll last for a long time. The biggest plus that it has it’s the really high concentration of Sodium Hyaluronate combinedContinue reading “Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel”