Have you ever started out absolutely loving a product, only to end up wishing you could be rid of it once you began hitting the end? That was, sadly, my experience with Youth To The People’s Superberry Hydrate + Glow Dream Mask. To be fair to this mask, I still think it’s an amazing product. …
When I think of mugwort, the name conjures up dark, lush forests filled with all kinds of mushrooms and herbs. I can picture a little cottage in the forest, where someone lives completely in tune with nature, constantly making healing brews with the various plant life they find. The colorful imagery that the name evokes …
Disclaimer: I received these products in exchange for review. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own. For more info, visit my Disclosure Policy. Bellflower is a brand that I had admired from afar for quite some time. Their packaging is beautiful, and the ingredients they use appealed to me strongly. Naturally, I was over …
Snail mucin is a hallmark ingredient in K-beauty skincare products. Long lauded for its ability to moisturize and heal skin, you can find it in a variety of products such as essences, serums, creams, and masks. I’m a solid fan of this particular ingredient, and I’ve found that it works with my skin wonderfully well.
Bar soaps are versatile, gratifying, and surprisingly enjoyable to use. Switching to bar soap is the greener choice that will save plastic and lessen your impact on the environment.
On the outside, this is an unassuming moisturizer. It isn’t pricy (it’s quite affordable, actually) and it doesn’t have super flashy packaging. One might be inclined to think that it won’t wow you much, but that is where you would be wrong!
Paula’s Choice Barrier Repair Moisturizer from their Resist line is an amazing product for beginning retinol users, or for people with sensitive skin that have to avoid stronger formulations. I’ve been using this moisturizer for six months now, and I’m incredibly happy with how my skin has changed over that time.
The time has finally come to talk OIL! I haven’t discussed any facial oils on here yet because honestly…I’ve avoided them. In the past, all I’d experienced when using oils was an uncomfortable layer of grease at night that led to extra oily skin the next day. Things just didn’t seem to be working the way they should. Enter The Ordinary’s 100% Plant-Derived Hemi-Squalane, i.e., the oil of my dreams. I will be repurchasing this product in perpetuity, and here’s why:
I know this may sound a little silly, but I was truly shocked by how much my skin had changed after just one treatment. There were so many things that distracted me during the healing process that I didn’t even notice what a difference it had made for my skin!
My journey to find my perfect sunscreen has been a long and arduous one. Much to my regret, I have not always had the perfection that is Bioré UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence in my life.