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Hydrate your skin on a budget. Plus a Clinique Moisture Surge dupe!

Hydrated skin doesn't have to cost a fortune Hydration is key to healthy, smooth looking skin. Skin can look dull and wrinkly when it is dehydrated. Think of a raisin for example. It is a dehydrated grape and how does it look? Shrivelled up. Your skin is no different. If you place a raisin in… Continue reading Hydrate your skin on a budget. Plus a Clinique Moisture Surge dupe!

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Do Men Need Their Own Skincare? Why this brand is confusing (Part 2)

Sample Box I wrote an earlier post on the Bricknell Brand, discussing some of the confusion I had around the brand. Give it a read here! So let's get in to some of the other issues I have with the brand and its claims. What about the natural ingredients they use? Lavender does not belong… Continue reading Do Men Need Their Own Skincare? Why this brand is confusing (Part 2)

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Do Men Need Their Own Skincare? Why this brand is confusing (Part 1)

Sample Box Brickell Mens Products. The brand has the potential to be amazing. They have some good ingredients lists I will be looking in to purchasing. But, and there is a but. Silly marketing, confusion with labels as well as a few uninformed ingredients choices have taken the focus away from the good they are… Continue reading Do Men Need Their Own Skincare? Why this brand is confusing (Part 1)

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Vitamin C Serum! Is this what you are missing in your skincare routine? Garden of Wisdom have what you are looking for to achieve glowing skin

Garden of Wisdom 23% Vitamin C Serum I, like you, want my skin to feel and look amazing. I've been on the dedicated skincare wagon for nearly 18 months seeking to find the holy grail items that make me look like a supermodel. Sadly, Vitamin C isn't going to do that, but can it help?… Continue reading Vitamin C Serum! Is this what you are missing in your skincare routine? Garden of Wisdom have what you are looking for to achieve glowing skin

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Soothing relief or sore skin? Skin(s)care part 2: Dr Andrew Wiel Origins Mega-Mushroom Relief and Resilience Lotion Review. Essential oils can cause skin irritation. Are you risking your skin health?

Origins Mega Mushroom Relief and Resilience Lotion. What are your thoughts on essential oils in skincare?

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Skin(s)care Part 1: Lacura Beautifying Daily Balm and 24k Gold Face Mask. Skin left red and sensitive.

Welcome to my skinscare series 🙂 These days it is becoming increasingly hard to know what skincare and beauty products are worth the money and what aren’t. What skin care is actually safe and 'clean' to put on your skin. It’s all youtube and bloggers touting ”holy grail” products but at the end of the… Continue reading Skin(s)care Part 1: Lacura Beautifying Daily Balm and 24k Gold Face Mask. Skin left red and sensitive.

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Product Fails Part 1: Alba Botanica Very Emollient SPF and The Ordinary Niacinamide 10%. These products weren’t helpful.

I've decided to do a wee series of blogs on product fails. I have been going through my skincare and realised I have a lot kicking around that simply failed me. See here for my first product fail. There are so many products out there, we can easily get sucked in and end up buying… Continue reading Product Fails Part 1: Alba Botanica Very Emollient SPF and The Ordinary Niacinamide 10%. These products weren’t helpful.