Background A year and a half ago, I'd hit another low, skin-wise, and I had to visit the derm again for yet another round of extractions and antibiotics. I just hate the fact that I am living proof that adult acne does not seem to have an expiry date, no matter how careful you think … Continue reading Review: Cleansing Milk Smackdown | Acne Struggles
Not entirely sure how I've done it but somehow I've managed to not talk about the one face cleanser that I have used and repurchased the most since 2019! While I have tried a few other cleansers on the way... I have kept coming back to this cleanser, and this cleanser alone. That's how good … Continue reading Review: Xemose – Syndet Nettoyant Doux [Gentle Cleansing Syndet] | A Sensitive Skin Hero
One of my favourite guilty pleasures is going into a chemist (Lalavla, Olive Young, LOHBs) and prowl down the aisles. Time and again, I will fall prey for gimmicky products, cutesy packaging or interesting colour palettes. Today's Bubbl Eraser Pads fall square into the gimmicky product trap category! I originally got these as I figured … Continue reading Review: Mediheal – Peelosoft Bubbl Eraser Pads | Not for the Faint of Heart, nor for the Dry of Skin
If you have been following Korean beauty and skincare for a while, you may have heard of Make Pr:em's much-celebrated foam cleanser. Everyone and their mother has blogged about this bad boy, and now it is my turn, some 3,000 years after everyone else has reviewed it. Haha! The reason why it took me so … Continue reading Review: Make Pr:em – Safe me Relief moisture cleansing foam | A Cult Product for Most Everyone but Me. Plus, a Revelation regarding Fragrance in Skincare
If you have been living in Korea for a while, you will be aware of the No Japan movement over here (boycotting Japanese products by not buying them) that started early or mid last year. At the time, I had been hearing lots of great things about DHC's cleansing oil (read Simply Saima's blog review … Continue reading Review: DHC Deep Cleansing Oil | No More in Korea because of No Japan
Should skincare brands like Roundlab push political agendas to make more money?
aka Syndet Nettoyant Doux / Gentle Cleansing Syndet + Creme Relipidante Anti-Irritations / Lipid Replenishing Anti-Irritation Cream Today's review goes slightly against the grain as I will be reviewing travel size items that I still used up, mind you, I just did not purchase the full size items for review. However, I actually really liked … Continue reading First impressions: Uriage Xemose Cleanser & Cream | If your skin likes to Freak Out, do consider this Bland Duo. I know I will.
In-depth review of ma:nyo's Pure Cleansing Oil (spoiler alert: slightly overhyped)
Ah, cleansing oils. Truly a magnificent invention of the beauty industry! No other cleansing product seems to remove makeup as well as they do for me, plus I get to enjoy a little facial massage to really relax all the little muscles in my face that might have tightened up during the day (I only … Continue reading Review: Innisfree – Apple Seed Cleansing Oil | It’s… nice?
Review of facial cleansing gels from 5 different Korean brands