Pixi Retinol Collection! Swatches + First Impressions

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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

Review: Pyunkang Yul Essence Toner

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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

Cosrx Pure Fit Cica Line! [Youtube] Swatches and First Impressions

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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

Review: Open Formula Oil Cleanser

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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

Review: Innisfree Apple Juicy Cleansing Oil

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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

Video: Yesstyle Haul Part 2

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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

Review: Typology – Soothing Toner 7% Niacinamide

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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

[Video] New Products! Yesstyle Haul (Part 1) – Swatches and First Impressions

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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

Review: COSRX Advanced Snail 92 All in one Cream

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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

Review: Typology Radiance Serum 11% Vitamin C

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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

[Video] Eye Products! What’s best for you?

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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?

Review: Krave Beauty – Oat So Simple Water Cream

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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

[Video] Hyaluronic Acid Products!

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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!

Review: Niod Copper Amino Isolate Serum – CAIS2

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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

New Products! – Swatches and First Impressions! [Video]

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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]

Review: The Inkey List Polyglutamic Acid

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Where to purchase: Cult Beauty or the Inkey List HERE Price: £12.99 Volume: 30ml What is it?: A Gel containing Polyglutamic Acid (apparently an ingredient that holds 4x moisture than HA). It has large molecules which means this product forms a thin film over the skin's surface to reduce water loss and helps plump fine … Continue reading Review: The Inkey List Polyglutamic Acid

Review: The Ordinary Lactic Acid 10% + HA

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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

Review: AHA 30% + BHA 2% Peeling Solution

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Where to purchase: From Deciem's website: LINK Price: £6.30 Volume: 30ml What is it?: AHA (Alpha Hydroxy Acids) and BHA (Beta Hydroxy Acids) containing solution which works to exfoliate the skin's surface and help clear pore congestion. This contains 32% AHA/BHA and helps fight blemishes and improve the skin's texture. With continued use, this should … Continue reading Review: AHA 30% + BHA 2% Peeling Solution

Video: My AM Routine! (April/May)

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Hey Guys! In this video, as requested, since you all were so interested in my PM routine, I will be showing you my AM routine! There are some oldies and some newbies. I explain in what order, how and why I use products, highlighting some of the key ingredients. I hope you find it a … Continue reading Video: My AM Routine! (April/May)

Review: HADA LABO Goku-Jyun Premium Hyaluronic Acid Lotion (Toner)

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Where to purchase: Available on Yesstyle HERE You can use my discount code: CVQFZA to receive % off. Price: £17.97 Made in: Japan Volume: 170ml What is it?: A Premium version of the regular Hada Labo Gokujun lotion (Review HERE) - this contains more HA forms (5 to be exact) which is NOT the same … Continue reading Review: HADA LABO Goku-Jyun Premium Hyaluronic Acid Lotion (Toner)

Video: Typology PR – First Impressions, Live Swatches and Unboxing!

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Hey guys! I wanted to show you some PR I received from the French Brand Typology as they have recently launched in the UK (they do also ship to other countries). Their products are made in France and are Vegan as well as Cruelty Free and are Ethically sourced. The founder Ning Li wanted to … Continue reading Video: Typology PR – First Impressions, Live Swatches and Unboxing!

(Video) Updated PM Routine!

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Hi all! In this video I show you my updated PM routine (1 of 2 versions) - and show you swatches and give my opinions on the products! https://youtu.be/LZ0DtpiQpsI Instagram: HERE Products Mentioned: The Ordinary Squalane Cleanser: Review: HERE Cosrx Advanced Snail Peptide Eye Cream: Review: HERE / Purchase Link: HERE Hada Labo Premium Lotion: … Continue reading (Video) Updated PM Routine!

Review: NIVEA SUN UV Face Suncream SPF 50, Moisture Mousse

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Where to purchase: From Boots HERE Price: £12.00 Volume: 75ml (it's more than the other Nivea UV Sun Face mls I think because this is in foam format) What is it?: A Moisturising Sunblock Description: A moisturising formula that provides a light and smooth skin feeling. Highly effective UVA/UVB protection against both sunburn and premature … Continue reading Review: NIVEA SUN UV Face Suncream SPF 50, Moisture Mousse

Review: The Ordinary Squalane Cleanser

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Where to purchase: From the Ordinary's website HERE Price: £5.50 / £13.90  Volume: 50ml / 150ml PH: 5.50-6.50 What is it?: A gentle cleanser that also removes makeup. Cleanses without leaving the skin tight and dehydrated. ''This formula is designed to be gentle enough for daily use, without over-drying the skin, making it suitable for … Continue reading Review: The Ordinary Squalane Cleanser

Video: Western SPF – Nivea Sunblock Review and Comparison for different skin types!

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Hi all! while in lockdown, I have found it a waste of money to use my Korean SPF everyday as I am only indoors and no one will see me. So I ventured to the supermarket to look at the Western SPFs as they are 1. cheaper than importing Korean SPFs and 2. I could … Continue reading Video: Western SPF – Nivea Sunblock Review and Comparison for different skin types!

Review: Nivea Sun UV Face Cream Anti-Age & Anti-Pigments SPF50

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Where to purchase: The Nivea website have links HERE Price: £7.99 Volume: 50ml What is it?: A Moisturising sunblock - for everyday use. Contains Q10 as an antioxidant to help reduce the chance of fine lines, wrinkles and pigmentation (please note that SPFs are technically anti-ageing since they reduce the chance of UVA rays infiltrating … Continue reading Review: Nivea Sun UV Face Cream Anti-Age & Anti-Pigments SPF50

Cleansers for different skin types and needs: Video

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Hi all! In this video - I show you the cleansers I have in my arsenal and my philosophy on cleansing. I also film swatches of each cleanser as they are all different types - and highlight some of the key ingredients. Personally I look for gentle, non-stripping products so my face doesn't feel tight … Continue reading Cleansers for different skin types and needs: Video

Moisturisers for different needs! Video

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Video Thumbnail! Hi all! I uploaded a Youtube Video showing you the different moisturisers I currently use. These moisturisers are of different types to serve my skin's needs at different times. I thought I would show them, swatch them and give my recommendations to who I think each product would be suited for. https://youtu.be/t-KhrbOnflk The … Continue reading Moisturisers for different needs! Video

Review: Nivea UV Face Suncream SPF 50, Shine Control

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Where to purchase: Available at Boots HERE and Superdrug HERE Price: ~£8 Volume: 50ml (when will they start making bigger SPFs for the face? This includes all K-beauty and Western beauty Sun blocks 😦 What is it?: A High SPF (UVA and UVB PA ++++) SPF 50) Good for: Oily skins especially. But Combo oily … Continue reading Review: Nivea UV Face Suncream SPF 50, Shine Control

New PR – Exfoliators – First Impressions, Swatches and Comparison

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Hey guys! In this video I show you some PR (with swatches) I received - most are exfoliators so I compare them with other exfoliating products I have and offer some dupes https://youtu.be/8n_yqGkJdDg I hope you manage to find something in the lineup that suits you! LINKS: Yesstyle Discount Code: CVQFZA Shopping Link: HERE Instagram: … Continue reading New PR – Exfoliators – First Impressions, Swatches and Comparison

Review: Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask (Berry)

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Where to purchase: Available on Yesstyle.com LINK You can use my discount code: CVQFZA to receive % off. Price: ~£16.17 Volume: 20g Made in: South Korea What is it?: A leave-on lip mask that soothes and moisturises the skin. Note: This contains vitamin C and antioxidants which is supposed to help with soothing and softening … Continue reading Review: Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask (Berry)

Review: Krave Beauty Matcha Hemp Hydrating Cleanser

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Where to purchase: I purchased from Ebay - but this is also available on Timeles-uk or on Amazon This is because Krave do not ship to the UK which is frustrating. Price: £24.99 (it's actually cheaper on the Krave website BUT because I have to purchase from a third-party, it's much more expensive). Volume: 120ml … Continue reading Review: Krave Beauty Matcha Hemp Hydrating Cleanser

Review: Hada Labo Toner/Lotion (Light)

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Where to purchase: Available on Yesstyle HERE (Use my Code CVQFZA to receive % off your purchase) Price: ~£17.96 Volume: 170ml Made in: Japan What is it?: This is the lighter version (lighter in texture) of the regular Hada Labo Gokujun lotion (review here). This formula is 'mildly' acidic i.e. to try and match the … Continue reading Review: Hada Labo Toner/Lotion (Light)

My Skincare Cupboard Tour! – Video

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Items that are Part of my Shelfie! Hi all! Since we're in lockdown, I cleaned and organised my skincare cupboard, so I asked subs on Instagram (Link) - Or: @myskincareregime - if they would like a cupboard tour - So here you go, a Youtube video displaying the items I'm currently using and testing. Yesstyle … Continue reading My Skincare Cupboard Tour! – Video

Review: Good Molecules Caffeine Energizing Hydrogel Eye Patches

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Where to purchase: From Beautylish HERE Price: ~£15.45 Volume: 30 pairs (about 1 month supply) What is it?: Gel Eye patches containing caffeine to try and 'awaken' and 'refresh' the under eyes. These are supposedly 'infused' with caffeine and are supposed to brighten, hydrate and reduce puffiness under the eyes and are supposed to work … Continue reading Review: Good Molecules Caffeine Energizing Hydrogel Eye Patches

Review: Sunday Riley C.E.O Vitamin C Brightening Serum

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Where to purchase: From Cult Beauty Price: £70 Volume: 30ml What is it?: A brightening and skin re-texturising 15% Vitamin C Derivative ''serum'' - I would prefer to call this a cream than a serum as this is quite thick. Description: A Brightening Vitamin C, Oil-Soluble Derivative serum which is supposed to help with skin … Continue reading Review: Sunday Riley C.E.O Vitamin C Brightening Serum

My Updated PM Routine!

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Hi all, In this video I show you my updated PM routine with swatches! It does change from time to time depending what rotation of 'actives' I'm using and also depending on my skin condition! https://youtu.be/ty4VdJfU5As I sometimes use less or more products in my routine, it all depends on how my skin is feeling! … Continue reading My Updated PM Routine!

Review: Drunk Elephant Lala Retro Whipped Cream

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Where to purchase: CultBeauty - HERE Price: £50 Volume: 50ml What is it?: A Creamy moisturiser suited towards dry skins. pH: 5.5 Description: This cream excludes ethanol (alcohol), essential oils and fragrance - that's all I need to worry about. I don't believe in this 'suspicious 6 philosophy' as for example, silicone has NO PROBLEM … Continue reading Review: Drunk Elephant Lala Retro Whipped Cream

Review: The Inkey List Hemp Moisturiser

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Where to purchase: Lookfantastic HERE, or Cult Beauty HERE, or Boots HERE Price: £7.99 Volume: 30ml What is it?: A lightweight moisturiser made from Hemp (oil-based). Description: 'Rich yet lightweight and packed with omega 3 and 6 fatty acids'. This rich cream helps wrap dry into nourishing moisture with hemp oil while antioxidant green tea … Continue reading Review: The Inkey List Hemp Moisturiser

COSRX Snail Line – Swatches and First Impression Review!

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Hey guys! In this video I show you PR I was sent by COSRX - These are products from their Advanced snail line. I show you swatches and give my opinions on the products. https://youtu.be/GO9nTBNPnDU The Producuts: Advanced Snail Peptide Eye cream: Where to purchase: Yesstyle HERE - use my code: CVQFZA to get % … Continue reading COSRX Snail Line – Swatches and First Impression Review!

Review: The Inkey List Niacinamide Serum

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Where to purchase: Available on Cult Beauty, Look Fantastic and Boots Price: £6.99 Volume: 30ml What is it?: A 10% Niacinamide serum (with B3) - targets breakouts, reduces the look of pores and decongests. Helps regulate sebum production and reduces excess oil, blemishes and redness. Also contains 1% HA for hydration and improved delivery of … Continue reading Review: The Inkey List Niacinamide Serum

Review: Sunday Riley Auto Correct Eye Cream

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Price: £60 Volume: 15ml Where to Buy: Available on Cult Beauty HERE Packaging: Comes in a heavy-feeling (glass) pump-type packaging with a cap. Very easy to use and good to travel with. I use half the dispensing/pumping amount and that's fine for both eyes. I think instead of 3 months, this could last 4. Good … Continue reading Review: Sunday Riley Auto Correct Eye Cream

My current skincare favourites

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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

Review: Missha All Around Safe Block Aqua Sun Gel SPF50+/PA++++

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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++++