Skincare Product Reviews

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Moisturizers, Skincare, Skincare Product Reviews

Review: Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask

I’ve been excited to share my thoughts about this sleeping mask! I’ve heard so many good things about the Glow Recipe brand, and watermelon is one of my favorite fruits…. so I figured I would at least like how this mask smells.  I remember growing up in Taiwan, some women would use watermelon rinds to moisturize their face. I thought it was the strangest thing at the time, but now looking back at it those women might have been up to something! Watermelons are, after all, mostly water.

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Makeup Removers, Skincare Product Reviews

Review: Heimish All Clean Balm

I’ve been a fanatic about cleansing ever since high school, using my first toner to remove residual dirt and gunk off my face. Since then I learned about the importance of double-cleansing, and how washing your face with cleanser alone is not sufficient. I’ve been meaning to try another Korean cleansing balm, and decided after reading great reviews to try Heimish All Clean balm.

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Essences, Skincare, Skincare Product Reviews, Toners

Review: Missha Time Evolution “The First Treatment Essence”

I first came across Missha’s Time Evolution First Treatment Essence when searching for an alternative to the (very expensive) SK-II Facial Treatment Essence. I really like to use the SK-II Facial Treatment Essence, but a 160ml/5.4oz size runs $179 at Sephora, which is difficult for me to justify every other month. I looked up alternatives on blogs, forums, reviews, and came across Missha.

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Skincare, Skincare Product Reviews

Fall Skincare Routine – Updated

As we transition from summer into fall, so should our skincare routine. Just like how you might tweak your wardrobe to keeep up with the seasons, you should also re-evaluate your skincare routine at the end of each season to make sure that each product is still meeting your needs. I’ve been trying out different products to curate my fall routine. You’ll see some familar products that I kept from summer into fall, and a couple of new additions.

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Know your BB's from your CC Creams
BB & CC Creams, Skincare, Skincare Product Reviews

Learn Your Alphabets: Differentiate Your BB’s From CC’s

I remember buying my first BB Cream back in 2008. Since then, BB Creams have surged in popularity and paved the way for CC Creams to follow. Every brand has its own interpretation of what a BB and CC Cream is, with benefits that can seem complicated to understand. I’ll break it down into the basics and help you understand the difference.
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