Where to purchase: From the Geek and Gorgeous Website HERE Price: £7.76 Volume: 30ml What is it?: A 10% Niacinamide (Vitamin B3), Zinc PCA and Sarcosine Serum meant to help with enlarged pores, oiliness + Blemishes . Zinc and Sarcosine are supposed to help acne-prone skin further. Description: Niacinamide is supposedly an ingredient that can … Continue reading Review: Geek and Gorgeous 101 B-Bomb 10% Niacinamide Serum
Hey Guys! In this video, I will be swatching and providing my first impressions, as well as breaking down the ingredients of 3 Daymellow Products, Available on Yesstyle (HERE) You can use my discount code CVQFZA to receive % off. The products are soothing gels! They differ slightly in terms of ingredients and their function, … Continue reading *International Giveaway!* [VIDEO] Daymellow Soothing Gels – Swatches + Review!
Where to purchase: From the Inkey List Website HERE Price: £8.99 Volume: 15ml What is it?: An eye cream containing Peptides and Caffeine to hydrate and moisturise the eyes and help with puffiness. Description: ''A hydrating and lightweight under-eye cream that helps reduce the appearance of puffiness, dark circles and fine lines.'' NOTE - Caffeine … Continue reading Review: The Inkey List Caffeine Eye Cream
Hey Guys! In this video, I will be swatching and providing my first impressions, as well as breaking down the ingredients of 3 Pyunkang Yul Products, Available on Yesstyle (HERE) You can use my discount code CVQFZA to receive % off. These products include an eye cream, an SPF and a face + body lotion. … Continue reading Pyunkang Yul – International Giveaway! – Ato Lotion, Black Tea Eye Cream, Ato Sun Cream
Where to purchase: On Yesstyle HERE - Use the Discount Code: CVQFZA to receive % off! Price: £ 18.32 Volume: 150ml What is it?: A Toner that aims to Hydrate, Soothe and reinforce the skin's barrier. (I would simply say this is a relatively hydrating toner). Desctiption: ''Formulated with CICA-7 Complex and Pinus Pinaster Bark Extract … Continue reading Review: COSRX Pure Fit Cica Toner
3 Very different products! Hey guys! Since I know it's so incredibly hard to find the best SPF for your skin type etc (FYI my favourite is the Missha Aqua Sun Gel - Review HERE and Video HERE and Purchase link HERE), I wanted to swatch these 3 SPFs from Isntree received from PR, in … Continue reading [Video]: K-Beauty SPFs! – Isntree Hyaluronic Acid Sunblocks – Swatches + Review!
Where to purchase: Available on Yesstyle HERE Price: £13.78 Volume: 60ml Made in: South Korea What is it?: A gel-like hydrating mask / moisturiser containing 87% Propolis Extract. Description: Containing Propolis and natural beeswax, this product provides hydration and moisture as well as providing a cooling effect on the skin. This product is supposed to … Continue reading Review: COSRX Ultimate Moisturizing Honey Overnight Mask
Hey Guys! I received PR from Purito and Isntree - and I really liked the sound of these toners as they're unscented - So i thought I would show you guys swatches in case you wanted to know what they looked like when thinking of purchasing. I also discuss and break down the ingredients so … Continue reading [Video] K-Beauty Toners! Purito + Isntree! Swatches, Comparison + Review!
Hey Guys! As seen on my INSTAGRAM - I received some K-beauty products which include the Be Plain pH Balanced Cleansing Foam and pH Balanced Chamomile Lotion as well as the Preange Azulene Calming Cream - So I wanted to swatch them and show these products to you in case you were interested in them. … Continue reading [Video] Be Plain + Preange – Swatches + First Impressions!
Where to purchase: From the Inkey List Website HERE Price: £14.99 Volume: 50ml What is it?: A daily moisturiser containing 2 peptides that help 'Reduce Wrinkles.' - Peptides are chains of Amino Acids - these apparently help the maintenance of proteins (i.e. like Collagen) that are normally in the skin, to help slow down the … Continue reading Review: The Inkey List – Peptide Moisturizer
Where to purchase: Available on Yesstyle HERE You can use my Discount Code: CVQFZA Price: £16.08 Volume: 100ml What is it?: A lightweight Snail Secretion Filtrate Essence which absorbs into the skin and provides a hydrated, plump look. What it does: Cosrx state this is good to plump, recover the skin from redness and nourish … Continue reading Review: COSRX Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence
Hey Guys! I received the Wishful Honey Balm Jelly Moisturizer and so wanted to give you my thoughts and if I think it's worth it on my Youtube Channel! I go through the Ingredients, the Key ingredients - discuss their uses and what I do and don't like about the products. I also show a … Continue reading [Video] *NEW* – Wishful Skin Honey Balm Jelly Moisturiser
Where to purchase: Available on the Skinceuticals Website HERE Price: £90.00 Volume: 30ml What is it?: a Hyaluronic acid serum containing proxylane™ , liquorice root extract and purple rice - meant to support the skin's hyaluronic acid levels (and therefore help plump the skin which in turn helps firm + make lines less visible) ''It … Continue reading Review: Skinceuticals Hyaluronic Acid Serum – H.A. Intensifier
Hey Guys! COSRX sent me their new Real Fit line so I wanted to swatch them for you to see if they would be any interest for you. I swatch them so you can see the textures and also discuss the ingredients so you can get a better idea of what the products should do … Continue reading [Video] – *NEW!* The COSRX Real Fit Line! Vitamin C / Retinol / Vitamin E
Where to purchase: From the Typology Website HERE Price: £9.80 Volume: 15ml What is it?: A lip balm which is fragrance free(contains lemon extract), and is aimed at sensitive skins. It is meant to reduce tightness and dryness. Description: This lip balm is made with 9 ingredients aimed to tackle dry lips. Good for: Made … Continue reading Review: Typology 9-ingredient lip balm
Hey Guys! I previously uploaded my July PM Evening routine - but I also wanted to show you my routine for days when my skin is slightly sensitive - so this doesn't include any acids 🙂 There are some new products in here so please enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yWOD8-flSOo&t=1s In the video, I show swatches - first … Continue reading Sensitive Skin – PM Routine! [Video]
Hey guys! In the video, I show you the steps of my updated PM routine! I go through each product's ingredients, what they do, how I use them and what I think about them! I also live swatch each product and show you what the texture and consistency looks like. I also give my thoughts … Continue reading Evening Skincare Routine (July)
Where to purchase: From the Geek & Gorgeous Website HERE Note: Made fresh on order, every week (orders with C-Glow might get shipped a few days late). Price: £9.55 Volume: 30ml What is it?: This is Basically a dupe of the Skinceuticals Vitamin C as this contains 15% L-AA, Vitamin E (a good co-antioxidant) and … Continue reading Review: Geek and Gorgeous 101 C-Glow 15% Vitamin C Serum
Hey Guys! - I wanted to test out some cleansing balms from PR to see what would be my favourite and what you guys would prefer! In this video, I swatch 3 cleansing balms, discuss their ingredients, their texture and smell and then I put them to the test! By trying to remove makeup. Let's … Continue reading Cleansing Balms! [Video] – Swatches and Makeup Removal Test!
Where to purchase: On the Glossier Website HERE Price: £10 Volume: 15ml What is it?: ''A hydrating lip balm packed with antioxidants and natural emollients to nourish dry, chafed skin'' (this is the 'unflavoured' version). The Original version is not only a lip balm but a skin salve (to be used on other areas as … Continue reading Review: Glossier Balm Dot Com (Unflavoured)
Hey Guys! I received the Pixi Retinol Collection and wanted to swatch them and give my first impressions in case you were curious about the products. Hopefully you can find a product that suits you the best, or you can compare it to a retinoid you already have. I also explain that Retinol is included … Continue reading Pixi Retinol Collection! Swatches + First Impressions
Where to purchase: Available on Yesstyle HERE Price: £9.50 for 100ml (£16 for 200ml) Volume: My one is 200ml What is it?: A soothing toner meant to strengthen one's skin barrier. Description: Water-free toner containing 91.3% Milk Vecht Root Extract (Japanese Goldthread Root extact). Good for: Dry / combo Skins. I'd say sensitive skin too, … Continue reading Review: Pyunkang Yul Essence Toner
Hey Guys! I wanted to show you what I received from COSRX - this is their new Cica Line! They've got a whole range of product categories so I feel like there would be something for everyone! These products are aimed at sensitised and reddened skin. But of course regular skins could enjoy, I wouldn't … Continue reading Cosrx Pure Fit Cica Line! [Youtube] Swatches and First Impressions
Where to purchase: Available on Open Formula's Website HERE Price: £11.29 Volume: 100ml What is it?: ''An Oil Cleanser which is a makeup remover, delicate enough for daily use, that can remove both sunscreen and waterproof makeup. Washes off thoroughly with no oil residue.'' Description: An 80% containing olive oil (it smells strongly of olive … Continue reading Review: Open Formula Oil Cleanser
Where to purchase: The Updated version of this cleansing oil is available on Yesstyle HERE You can use my discount code CVQFZA to receive % off. Price: £ 14.53 Volume: 150ml What is it?: A Cleansing oil meant to remove heavy makeup. Innisfree also claim that the apple seed oil helps clear pores. Good for: All … Continue reading Review: Innisfree Apple Juicy Cleansing Oil
Hey Guys! This is Part 2 of my Yesstyle Haul! In this video, I give my first impressions AND swatches of these products. Let me know what product is your favourite and if you have tried any of these! https://youtu.be/1aSdI5mIO5o Hope you enjoy watching the video!! Click on the Logo! Support the Blog / Instagram … Continue reading Video: Yesstyle Haul Part 2
Where to purchase: From the Typology Website HERE Price: £17.80 Volume: 200ml What is it?: Toner to help soothe redness and irritation as well as balance the complexion. The high % of Niacinamide helps reduce redness and soothe skin and refine the skin's texture. Also helps to re-balance the skin's pH after face washing. Although … Continue reading Review: Typology – Soothing Toner 7% Niacinamide
Hey guys! I have uploaded a video on Youtube discussing my Yesstyle order! In the video I explain the ingredients of the products, swatch them and give a first impression review. There will be a part two as this is half my order! Do enjoy and let me know which product is your favourite/what you … Continue reading [Video] New Products! Yesstyle Haul (Part 1) – Swatches and First Impressions
Where to purchase: Yesstyle HERE (You can use my Discount Code CVQFZA to receive % off). Price: £27 Volume: 100ml (and because this spreads so far, you get a lot of bang for your buck!) What is it?: A gel-type cream containing 92% Snail Secretion Filtrate to help hydrate and calm the skin. Cosrx states … Continue reading Review: COSRX Advanced Snail 92 All in one Cream
Where to purchase: From Typology HERE Price: ££11.80 / 19.80 Volume: 15ml / 30ml Made in: France [Vegan] pH: 7 - 7.40 pH What is it?: A Vitamin C serum that aims to brighten the skin. Description: ''Concentrated in active ingredients to restore radiance to dull and tired skin.'' Good for: All skin types - … Continue reading Review: Typology Radiance Serum 11% Vitamin C
Hey guys! In this video I discuss Eye products! I explain why I use eye products, introduce an eye serum if you're interested in using one, and then delve into 3 different eye creams at different price points. I hope you enjoy watching! https://youtu.be/Dq8sY180hV0 Click on the Logo! Support the Blog / Instagram / Youtube … Continue reading [Video] Eye Products! What’s best for you?
Where to purchase: I purchased mine from eBay since Krave still don't ship to the UK as of this post. This is the Krave Beauty Website HERE Price: The Cream Costs $28 but buying it from resellers meant it cost £28 (which is $35) Volume: 80ml What is it?: A simple, moisturiser that's a good … Continue reading Review: Krave Beauty – Oat So Simple Water Cream
Hey guys! In this video I try to summarise Hyaluronic acid and how it works as well as the importance of having different molecular weights in a serum! I have included products from different brands and at different price points, so you can see what product would suit you the best. https://youtu.be/-UrNv7dcfJA Click on the … Continue reading [Video] Hyaluronic Acid Products!
Where to purchase: From the Deciem Website HERE Price: £38 / £60 Volume: 15ml / 30ml What is it?: A Pro-repair, Pro-Collagen serum. It is a water-based serum containing 2% copper peptide (This replaces their 1% copper peptide which is now being sold at the Ordinary). Niod's promise: ''Targets signs of skin aging, including visible … Continue reading Review: Niod Copper Amino Isolate Serum – CAIS2
Hi guys! In this video, I show you some new PR I was sent from the companies: Antipodes, Atopalm and Open Formula (Side Note - Open Formula have sent me a few more products I will be revealing in future videos). Please let me know which products you are most interested in and what you … Continue reading New Products! – Swatches and First Impressions! [Video]
Hey guys! Since you really wanted to know what my sister used for her Skincare Routine, I thought I would show you her PM routine. I explain her skin type, what she prefers and why and also provide swatches of the products. I also give some insight to some of the key ingredients and I … Continue reading My Sister’s PM Routine! [Video]
NOTE: This Review is not based on my experience of the product on the FACE. Many of you ask on Instragram (@myskincareregime) about this particular product BECAUSE I mention it, as I include it in my evening routine. I use this product to treat ingrown hairs and Keratosis pilaris (More info on the NHS website … Continue reading Review: The Ordinary Lactic Acid 10% + HA
Where to purchase: From Yesstyle LINK - use my discount code CVQFZA to get some % off your purchase! Price: ~£12 Volume: 75ml What is it?: A cream meant to soothe irritated skin with the use of Madecassoside (from Centella Asiatica) and Panthenol (B5) to moisturise the skin. This is a water-based cream aimed at … Continue reading Review: Etude House Soon Jung Hydro Barrier Cream [Older Formula]
Hello all, here are my current favourites as you asked for it! I will divide into categories. My skin type: Combo/oily (very acne prone and sensitive). Climate: UK weather (cold/windy in the winter and hot in the summer). Now - Onto the products! Favourite Powder Cleanser: Iope enzyme powder cleanser. I think this version is … Continue reading My current skincare favourites
Available on: Yesstyle HERE * (Receive % off using CVQFZA) Volume: 50ml Price: £7.49 Made in: South Korea What is it?: A hydrating and soothing SPF which is excellent for acneic skin which does not sting or burn. An organic (Chemical) Sunblock. Contains UVA and UVB protection (ageing and burning ray protection). Meant for everyday … Continue reading Review: Missha All Around Safe Block Aqua Sun Gel SPF50+/PA++++