In this post: Scrubs, Creams, Shampoos, Conditioners, Powders, Razors, Deodorants, Wax, Body Mist, Balm Contrary to my face, my scalp and body skin are good kids. Always have been. It's my face that's the problem child. This might help explain why I don't get particularly emotional about body care products, hence why I do not … Continue reading Body and Hair Care Empties 🛀
Question of the day. How has YOUR makeup / skincare routine changed over the last 18 months? Do share in the comments. 🧴 BC (Before Corona), I used to put on a full face of makeup 5-6 days of the week. These days, I tend to skip face and lip makeup altogether and make up … Continue reading Eye Makeup Remover Empties Roundup ➕ How has your beauty routine changed?
When I first started getting into skincare following the onset of moderate to severe adult acne in my early 20s, I heard some people talk about the importance of cotton pads in your routine. I scoffed at the absurdity of elevating cotton pads, of all things, as something to Actually Give Serious Thought to. How … Continue reading Review: Silcot Cotton Pads (Uru Uru, Hukitori, Uru Uru Organic Cotton) 💮
I was going to churn out another one of these half-ar*** blog posts today, filled with semi-detailed reviews of sheet masks I did not hate but could not in all honesty recommend to buy... and then I realised I had FAR too many of those. 🤷♀️ It was going to take days! I still wanted … Continue reading Sheet Mask Empties
Today's review is about a silicone heavy face primer. Silicone, I hear you say? Lots of people are out there hating on silicone in face products, claiming they are pore clogging, and for a while, I felt they were a tad sus, too. As the years have gone on, however, I have found that silicone … Continue reading Review: Touch in Sol – No Poreblem Primer | Punny Name, Polyfilla Results 🧱
In this post - in this order: no polish manisnail polish decluttering / discards / empties hand care emptiespolishes I am currently using Here's the inspiration for today's blog post: Late one night, as I was getting home, I used my key card to unlock the front door. As my gaze fell on my hands, … Continue reading No Polish Manis | Nail Polishes | Hand Care Product Empties & Decluttering
Generally speaking, I try to keep it nice and easygoing on the blog. I do have some strong opinions on a variety of topics but generally try to see both the good and bad, be it people, politics, culture, music etc. For skincare products, same - some products that don't work on my skin type … Continue reading Total Duds III: 10 more Products that Bombed
isoi (pronounced like eye-so-eye) is a brand that I have reviewed before. I also used to buy and even repurchase their Blemish Care Serum again and again in my twenties as I felt that it helped improve my adult acne at the time. Recently, I repurchased it again after not having used it for several … Continue reading Review – isoi Blemish Care Serum II | Does this top selling serum deserve its top spot?
I go through toners like water (which is what they're made of, mostly - punny - are you rolling your eyes yet??), hence the extensive collection of toner empties for this post. Generally speaking, I don't expect too much from toners but if they're hydrating or acne preventing, then that makes them definitely worth considering … Continue reading Treatment Toners aka Fancy Water Empties (Dr Jart+, Isntree, Son and Park, Some by Mi, Normal No More, Avene)
Dr Jart+ is a brand that I have talked about over and over on the blog. What can I say - a lot of the time, they're really good, efficacious products! To this day, I use weekly and repurchase their Brightening Sheet Mask (orange packaging - if you need brighter skin, that one is unbeatable) … Continue reading Review: Dr Jart+ Cicapair Line (Serum, Mist, Mask, Sunscreen)