Review: Paula’s Choice CALM Nourishing Milky Toner
I'm carrying on with my review of the CALM line from Paula's Choice. The products in this range were designed specifically for sensitive skin, yet they are not overly simple or boring. Quite the opposite! I've recently talked about the Rescue & Repair Weightless Moisturizer and I'm following up today with the one that is the star of the range in my humble opinion: the Paula's Choice CALM Nourishing Milky Toner!
Review: SACHI States Of Skin Pro Resilience Serum
The brand SACHI States Of Skin has been on my mind since it launched, a couple of years ago. I was waiting impatiently for a product that would fit my needs. My wish was granted a few months ago, with their new multi-tasking Pro Resilience Serum. This product is truly a Swiss Army knife of cosmetics! If you're attracted to minimalist routines, you'll likely be intrigued…👀
Review: Aestura Theracne 365 Clear Deep Cleansing Foam
"An acne cleansing cream, Bonnie? But aren't you a little past your teenage years? 😅" That's sort of what I thought when I opened a press sample shipment last summer with a selection of products to try, and which contained this purifying cleansing cream. Then I looked at the list of ingredients and thought that it was probably worth overcoming my biases and testing it. Well, let's just say that the Aestura Theracne 365 Clear Deep Cleansing Foam is now one of my go-to cleansers. Let me tell you why!
Focus on: vitamin C, the ultimate guide
Let's talk about vitamin C (yes, again). The real one, the pure one, the L-Ascorbic vitamin A. But also its derivatives! How to choose your vitamin C product according to your skin needs, and how to be sure that it will be as effective as possible? Let's take a closer look at vitamin C, this anti-aging ingredient that is so popular and yet so complicated!
Review: Paula’s Choice CALM Rescue & Repair Weightless Moisturizer
Ah, this new CALM collection from Paula's Choice... I was waiting for it so eagerly. Yes, I'm aware, it's mostly for reactive skin, and I don't really have sensitive skin usually. But if you thought that was going to stop me from trying all those pretty mint green bottles, you're wrong! 😆 And today, we begin with the Rescue & Repair Weightless Moisturizer, a perfect moisturizer for the season if you have combination skin like me or if you enjoy lightweight textures.
Review: Chogongjin Geumsul Jin Toner
In 2022, the company behind the brand Missha decided to separate their hanbang line and make it a brand of its own: Chogongjin. Just a heads up, I'm so into this brand that I plan on testing half of their catalog for reviews! I hope you're ready!😆 We're starting today with their nourishing Geumsul Jin Toner essence, which, as you'll see, is perfect for the season…
Review: Celimax Derma Nature Fresh Blackhead Jojoba Cleansing Oil
I don't know about you, but I'm picky when it comes to cleansing oils! I have very specific criteria, and when I find one that suits me, I usually stick with it. But sometimes, I let my curiosity win, and I look at other products... and in this case, it was a great idea! Let me introduce you to the Celimax Derma Nature Fresh Blackhead Jojoba Cleansing Oil because, let me tell you, this one is a gem!
Review: Dr.G R.E.D. Blemish Clear Moisture Cream
A richer version of the famous soothing cream from the Korean skincare brand Dr.G? I'm in! Today I'm introducing you to the Dr.G R.E.D. Blemish Clear Moisture Cream, which has just been released in Korea! Did it convince me more than the first version, the most famous one, which wasn't my favorite? Let me tell you all about it!
Review: AMPLE:N Ceramide Shot Ampoule
Does your skin feel drier because of the upcoming winter? Have you introduced retinol into your routine recently and your skin feels tighter than usual? Do you find the word "ceramide" appealing? The AMPLE:N Ceramide Shot Ampoule will no doubt pique your interest! Let me tell you all about my extensive test of this oh-so effective treatment with an unbeatable price/ quantity ratio!
6 beauty trends I saw at Beautyworld 2022
Recently, I spent two days in the largest trade show dedicated to beauty professionals in the Gulf: Beautyworld Dubai. This huge event is usually the opportunity for me to discover new brands, very promising product concepts, and especially to meet and exchange with passionate and exciting beauty professionals!
I tried the anti-aging device LG PraL Intensive Multi-Care BLP1
After several months of use, I can finally give you my verdict on the at home "Skin Clinic" device, the LG PraL Intensive Multi-Care BLP1 from the Korean tech brand LG. Did it keep its promises, which were quite ambitious? My answer is in this post!
Review: Allies Of Skin Prebiotics & Niacinamide Pore Refining Booster
This post is long overdue… I should have reviewed the Prebiotics & Niacinamide Pore Refining Booster serum from the Singapore-based skincare brand, Allies Of Skin, a long time ago. This ultra comprehensive, multi-tasking product has become one of my favorite niacinamide serums, and I'll tell you why in this review!