Category: BEAUTY

Bio-Oil Review

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A combination of mineral oils and vitamins that promises to improve the appereance of scars, stretch marks, uneven skin tone, aging and dehydrated skin; Bio-oil is quite polemical here on the internet. It’s the holly grail/can’t live without beauty product for a lot of people but has a considerable number of detractors as well. Although I don’t have stretch marks or scars, I’ve been struggling with acne pigmentation marks for a while now and recently with superdry skin so I decided to give it a chance. My overall opinion?  (more…)

Vichy Normaderm Micellar solution review

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When my skin crisis began I decided to invest in products a little more expensive than I would regularly buy to prevent more damage. That’s how I found Vichy’s micellar solution, a paraben-free makeup remover specially formulated for sensitive and acne prone skins that contains thermal water and promises 3 effects in 1: cleanse, remove makeup eye and sooth skin. (more…)

Sephora nourishing body butters

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I love beauty products that smell like sweet treats! These body butters are part of Sephora’s bath and body line which means you can also find the body lotion, the body wash, a shower gel, a mini soap and even a carry on perfume of your fragance of choice. The vanilla version reminds me of ice cream while the chocolate one smells like pudding! They have vanilla extract and cocoa extract respectively and are paraben-free as well. (more…)

Beauty talk: BB Creams

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When the BB Cream boom happened I though it was just an excuse to sell us tinted moisturizer with a different name and a little sunscreen added. And partly it is, but then curiosity (and the marketing) hooked me up and I decided to give it a try. (more…)