Hi all! I recently uploaded a video talking about Hyaluronic acid, what it is and how it works, as well as discussing the MMHC and Good Molecules HA serum. I also give ideas for alternative K-beauty/skincare items for hydration. Hope you enjoy watching! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w3_sbxXhxoA&t=1s Products Mentioned: Laneige Hydro Essence: Review HERE / Purchase HERE Niod … Continue reading Youtube: Hyaluronic Acid, Good Molecules Vs Niod + Alternatives!
Hi all! - Some of you have been asking me what products I would like to try this year in a sort of 'Wishlist' - so here is the list! (FYI this is not in a particular order because it was too hard to do so!) Krave Beauty Image from: Kravebeautyglobal.com Oat so Simple Moisturiser … Continue reading Skincare Products I want to try in 2020!!
Where to buy: It's on Cultbeauty HERE Price: £14.99 Volume: 30ml Description/ What it is: ''An overnight mask designed to mimic ceramides in the skin. Helps the protective layer of the skin and helps the skin retain its moisture. Contains 3% ceramides and 2.5% hyaluronic cid complex to help the skin's hydration. '' - I … Continue reading Review: The Inkey List Ceramide Night Treatment
Hi all! Here is a video showing my PM routine! I focus mainly on hydration and moisturisation with some anti-ageing (Excluding retinol atm) In this video, you'll see swatches of the products, my thoughts on why I use these products and what I like and don't like about them! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pAkXXLmReDs&lc=z23dwfnzkp2we3rffacdp434cx2nkxon5des1ctmigdw03c010c I will upload an updated … Continue reading My PM Skincare Routine!
Hi guys! I posted a video on my Youtube channel unboxing a fun Purito holiday box. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzlqAJ38cYk The box contained Unscented Purito sun block - I do a swatch so you can see the texture! And the Unscented sun block is available to purchase here: My full review of the Unscented Sun block is here … Continue reading Purito: Holiday Box Unboxing, First Impression and Swatch!
Hi guys! I uploaded another video on my Youtube channel of a PR unboxing. This time, from the Inkey List! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zIIg6mT6R58&t=210s I like the Inkeylist because they're like the ordinary e.g. they KEEP THINGS SIMPLE. I either want my products to be simple i.e. all I am getting is pretty much THE active ingredient OR … Continue reading The Inkey list PR unboxing and Swatches
Hi all! I released a Youtube video providing swatches and a lip swatch of Pop Beauty's matte liquid lip range. In this video you'll hear about how I feel about the lipsticks and if I like them. I do have some pros and cons, and also some advice to make the experience more enjoyable. There's … Continue reading PR Unboxing: Pop Beauty Matte Liquid Lipsticks
Hi guys! on my Youtube channel, I uploaded the Carli Bybel x Anastasia Beverly Hills collab eyeshadow pallette! Please click to watch! 🙂 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TVaucwlq9D8 Update: Since uploading this video, my sister has also used this palette and cannot sing its praises enough. We both really love ABH's eyeshadows. I think ABH produces the best eye … Continue reading Carli Bybel + ABH Palette Unboxing and Swatches!
Hi all! I recently published a video unboxing and swatching lipsticks from Lisa Eldridge's True Velvet collection. These lipsticks are available on her website HERE The video lets you know the prices and more! There are also swatches! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NR_xC_OGu8E Video contains swatches of all the lipsticks Update on the lipsticks: I have now worn these … Continue reading Lisa Eldridge True Velvet Collection Lipsticks: Review and Swatches!
Hi all! I uploaded a video unboxing PR I was sent from the folks at Good Molecules. In this video I talk a bit about these products and Live swatch them! I like the textures of some and not others. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2fbCRpWqPHw Also, the addition of essential oils in the Cleansing balm is not my favourite. … Continue reading Good Molecules: Unboxing and swatches
Where to purchase: From Yesstyle HERE Price: £26 Volume: 300ml (It's a big bottle) Made in: South Korea Good for: I would say more oily greasy skins and less drier skins as this may be stripping for very dry skins if you double cleanse especially. What is it?: A Deep clean cleansing oil - the … Continue reading Review: Neogen Cica Micellar Cleansing Oil
Anti-age was the old name. I'm intruiged to think why they changed the name.... Where to purchase: From the Deciem website HERE Price: £18 Volume: 30ml Good for: Those who are concerned about ageing skin or need hydration. What it supposedly targets: SURFACE HYDRATIONFINE LINESBELOW-SURFACE HYDRATIONWRINKLESDYNAMIC LINESTEXTURAL IRREGULARITIES MY opinion: I'm intrigued to know why … Continue reading Review: Hylamide SubQ Skin
Appreciate the large volume Where to Purchase: I couldn't find this on Yesstyle, but this seems to be available on Amazon. Price: $12 Volume: 200ml Made in: South Korea What is it?: Soothing toner containing calcium to calm the skin down. Good for: All skin types. Especially sensitive/oily skins!! NOTE: Iope claim they have done … Continue reading Review: IOPE Derma Repair Skin Water
Where to purchase: Available from Yesstyle Price: £28.62 Volume: 70ml Fun fact: This is (Malassezia) Safe ! What is it?: Hydrating essence Good for: Combo/oily skin and for those in hot and humid climates. Description: 'Refreshing moisturizing Essence with Green Mineral Water extracted from vegetables for dewy and clear skin.' Packaging: Glass bottle! Pump top … Continue reading Review: Laneige Hydro Bank Water Essence
I don't use anything below spf50 so I'm really pleased this has god protection. Where to purchase: From Yesstyle HERE Price: £13.86 Volume: 60ml What is it?: An unscented sun block - No essential oils or fragrance. Lush. Suitable for: Those with sensitive skins. Also those with dry skins or those living in very dry … Continue reading Review: PURITO Centella Green Level Unscented Sun SPF50+ PA++++
NOTE! - I will be updating this post once I use this product fully for a longer period of time. Where from: Beautylish: HERE How much?: $14 - £10.65 Size: 50ml What is it?: A moisturising primer Description: Smooth, hydrate, and prep your skin for makeup with this lightweight daily moisturizer formulated with a natural … Continue reading First Impressions Review: Good Molecules Silicone-Free Priming Moisturiser
Price: £135 Where to buy: from the Skinceuticals website (UK) HERE Volume: 30ml What is it?: An antioxidant serum that provides protection from the environment and helps prevent free radical damage. Good for: Fine lines and wrinkles, loss of firmness in the skin. (helps stimulate and protect collagen). The product is a brown/yellow colour so … Continue reading Review: Skinceuticals C E Ferulic Serum
Hi all! Since Deciem is doing a 23% discount on their products, I thought I would show you what my wishlist WOULD be (as no way do I have the funds for all of this stuff!) but If I could get whatever, I would pick these things. I will categorise, separating from the Deciem brands: … Continue reading My Deciem Wishlist 2019
Volume: 180ml Where to purchase: On Yesstyle HERE (discount CVQFZA) OR - skinspace.co HERE Price: £19.69 Made in: South Korea What is it?: A toner said to control the production of sebum, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory. 'Reduces skin irritation and pore blockage.' They also say that this product isn't sticky and I agree with this. Good … Continue reading Review: Holika Holika Less on Skin Toner
Answering your skincare questions!
Price: £18 Volume: 50ml Where to buy: From the Glossier Website HERE Description: A primer that's supposed to prep the skin i.e. reduce redness and reduce the look of pores before applying makeup or just before SPF. Buildable so you can increase or reduce the effect. Personally I don't see a change in my skin … Continue reading Review: Glossier Moisturising Priming Cream
Where to purchase: From Yesstyle HERE Price: £19.78 Volume: 150ml Made in: South Korea Description: A cleansing oil 'rich in minerals and vitamins' Supposed to remove makeup and spf. Good for: all skin types (except - It's claimed that this product is even great for sensitive skin - Not too sure if you are sensitive … Continue reading Review: Dear Klairs Deep Cleansing Oil
Price: £23 Where to purchase: HERE You can use my referral code to get 10% off: HERE Volume: 22ml What is it?: An Eye and Lip Cream to moisturise and hydrate the eyes and lips. What does it do: provide Intense Hydration to the eyes and lips. Supposed to improve the hydration of your under … Continue reading Review: Glossier Bubble Wrap (Lip and Eye Cream)
I appreciate the dark colour of the bottle (I'm guessing to reduce the rate of oxidation by light) Volume: 30ml Price: £50 What is it?: A serum that aims to fight hyper pigmentation. Helps uneven pigmentation, spots and overall pigmentation. Why did I buy it?: I saw a blog review of this product - it … Continue reading Review: Niod Re:Pigment
Where to purchase: From the Pixi website HERE Volume: 150ml Price: £18 Made in: South Korea Description: (Water-based cleanser) - A brightening antioxidant cleansing water (not to be confused with a micellar water) with no need to wash off. Contains Ferulic acid (antioxidant) and probiotics (fermented ingredient) to help preserve the skin (barrier). Vitamin C … Continue reading Review: Pixi Vitamin-C Juice Cleanser
Hey guys! This is a part II of my Instagram Q&A (My instagram is HERE), you can see Part I HERE Disclaimer: Some of these are affiliate links How to layer products?: This is a tricky one because everyone has their own way of applying skincare and in what order. It also depends on how … Continue reading Instagram Q&A Part 2
Where to buy: Currently Krave Beauty sell in the US, South Korea and just recently Singapore. I'm livid they still don't ship the UK as I would like to purchase the whole set of products for review! FYI I purchased this product from eBay. Price: $20 (£16.04) - will be over this if ordering from … Continue reading Review: Krave Beauty – Beet the Sun SPF 50+ PA++++
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 skincare! Favourite Cleanser: Iope enzyme powder cleanser. I think this version is discontinued … Continue reading My current skincare favourites
Where to Purchase: From the Pixi Website HERE Price: £26 Volume: 30ml Made in: The USA What does this do / Description: 'Brightening & antioxidant serum providing a boost of immediate and long term radiance.' (I do not know the %) Good for: Oily, dehydrated skins (that aren't sensitive). Bad for: Not for sensitive skins … Continue reading Review: Pixi Vitamin-C Serum
Where to buy: From the Pixi Beauty Website HERE Price: £10 Volume: 100ml What is this?: A Vitamin C tonic(from the pixi website): 'Vitamin C has potent antioxidant power, promotes healthy collagen production and is known to boost skin luminosity.' Who is it for?: I have a hard time describing who this is for. I … Continue reading Review: Pixi Vitamin C Tonic
Hey Guys! Answering a few questions received from my instagram: @myskincareregime I will be splitting this up into a Part 2 at a later date! NOTE: Some of these links are affiliate links Good toners for acne / pores?: Cosrx 2 in 1 poreless power liquid HERE or if you want a western skincare alternative; … Continue reading Instagram Q&A Part 1
Where to purchase: From Yesstyle (discount link): HERE Price: £23 Volume: 50ml (think this is a decent amount - I've used this a product a few times WITH layering it and I still haven't got through it much). Made in: South Korea Description: An Oil-like hydrating serum (supposed to hydrate the skin and formulated to … Continue reading Review: Dear Klairs Fundemental Watery Oil Drop
Price: (from their website: $21.46 ) Where to Purchase: You can either purchase from Borntree's website: HERE (they have an English option and a FAQ along with their product OR from Amazon: HERE Volume: 200g/150ml (big tub I can confirm) Description: A moisturising cream that Borntree states can be used by pretty much any type … Continue reading Review: Borntree Gold Milk Steam Cream
Where to purchase: From Yesstyle - you can use my code to receive % off (CVQFZA) - (affiliate) link HERE Price: £22 Volume: 60ml Description: This Cica mask is meant to help strengthen the skin's barrier (probably due to the madecassoside in it) and improve the skin's 'natural strength' to help produce healthy skin that … Continue reading Review: Laneige Cica Sleeping Mask
Where to purchase: From Boots.com Price: £2.99 Volume: 4.25g Made in: The USA Good for: -Someone who wants a cheap lip balm that provides spf 50+ UVA and UVB protection. -Someone who doesn't like bitter smells/tasting sun block. Also someone who doesn't care about an elegant lip care formula and cares more about sun protection … Continue reading Review: Blistex SPF 50+ Lip Balm
Plastic Tube Where to buy: Yesstyle offer it (affiliate link) HERE Volume: 90g Price: £14 Made in: Japan Good for: I do think dry / combo skins will prefer this over oily skins (does give you a dewy look, especially if you add a lot (which you should). Description: A lightweight cream-type moisturising Sunblock. The … Continue reading Review: Rohto Mentholatum – Hada Labo UV White Gel SPF 50+ PA++++
Where to purchase: Purchased from Yesstyle (affiliate link) HERE Price: It varies between roughly £6-8 Volume: 160ml Description: A Hyaluronic Acid Cleansing Foam Good for: I would say all skin types. Might not feel 'cleansing' enough for very oily skins (this is a very very gentle cleanser) - so you might feel like your skin … Continue reading Review: Hada Labo Rohto Gokujyn Hyaluronic Acid Cleansing Foam
Plastic Bottle with a Screw Lid Where to purchase: On TonyMoly's US website HERE Volume: 60ml Price: $25 Made in: South Korea What is it: A gel cream Description: A 73% White Tea Brightening Cream providing hydration and skin hydration. Brightens dark spots, acne scars and hyperpigmentation (mainly due to the Niacinamide I imagine). Lightweight … Continue reading Review: Tony Moly The White Tea Brightening Cream
Where to buy: You can purchase from Yesstyle, Affiliate Link: HERE Price: £25 (for 350ml) Volume: 350ml - there is also a bottle that is 150ml Made in: South Korea Product Description: A Moisturising toner to reduce irritation. (NOTE: As long as you don't get irritation from essential oils). This toner is supposed to bring … Continue reading Review: Innisfree Blueberry rebalancing skin
Simple dropper bottle Where to buy: From the Deciem Website HERE Volume: 30ml (I run out of this quite quickly) Price: £5.50 Description: Serum to improve the appearance of dynamic facial lines i.e around the eyes and the forehead area. Good for: Dehydrated/dry and Oily skin (if you have open sores/acne then this may sting). … Continue reading Review: The Ordinary Argireline Solution 10%
Where to Buy: From Deciem's Website: HERE Price: £28.90 (Pricey compared to other The Ordinary products) Volume: 30ml Description: A Serum that tries to combat signs of ageing using Direct Copper Peptides (Tripeptide-1, Matrixyl 3000 and Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7), and many, many more peptides such as ARGIRELOX peptide complex (with acetyl hexapeptide-8, pentapeptide-18). Also contains a … Continue reading Review: The Ordinary Buffet + Copper Peptides 1%
Plastic bottle Can be purchased on Yesstyle (affiliate link): HERE You can use my affiliate discount code: CVQ FZA Or you can purchase from the Etude House website: HERE Volume: 120ml Price: £9.05 (without discount) Who is it good for?: Sensitive / Oily / Acne Prone / Dry. NOTE: I think those with oily skin … Continue reading Review: Etude House Soonjung 10-Free Emulsion
Price: Roughly £21 Can be purchased from Yesstyle (affilaite link): HERE You can use my affiliate code to receive % off (at no further cost to you): CVQFZA You can also purchase this from Wishtrend Volume: 125ml What is it: Made in: South Korea Packaging: Comes in a box - the bottle is plastic and … Continue reading Review: dear, Klairs Fundemental Ampoule Mist
Where to purchase: From Timeless - UK website / US website Price: £23 Volume: 30ml Made in: Timeless Skincare US What is this and what does it do: This serum contains 20% of Vitamin C in form of L-ascorbic acid, which is an antioxidant that evens skin tone as well as helps build collagen. This … Continue reading Review: Timeless Skin Care – 20% Vitamin C + E Ferulic Acid Serum
Can be purchased on the Naruko UK Website: HERE Volume: 80g Price: £19.50 Made in: Taiwan Packaging: Plastic Tub with an inner lid to lift off. What it does: To basically brighten the skin (not correct PIH but provide overall a more glowing complexion) and hydrate the skin. Also claims to reduce the appearance of … Continue reading Review: Naruko Raw Job’s Tears Supercritical CO2 Pore Minimizing; Brightening Night Gelly