Category Oily Skin

Seeing Double: Clinique Fresh Pressed Daily Booster vs. The Body Shop Vitamin C 10 Day Glow Boosting Concentrate

Seeing Double: Clinique Fresh Pressed Daily Booster vs. The Body Shop Vitamin C 10 Day Glow Boosting Concentrate

As I mentioned in my previous article, the Clinique Fresh Pressed Daily Booster is not a new innovation on the market. The Body Shop first release their version almost 10 years ago in the form of the Vitamin C 10 Day Glow Boosting Concentrate (formerly Vitamin C Facial Radiance Powder). The two product concepts are entirely…

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How To Use NEW Clinique Fresh Pressed 7-Day System with Pure Vitamin C and Full Ingredients List

How To Use NEW Clinique Fresh Pressed 7-Day System with Pure Vitamin C and Full Ingredients List

This isn't a new product concept on the market, but as Clinique does, they've taken the technology; perfected it and then tested it to the ends of the earth. Vitamin C treatments tend to be quite active, so the fact this has been tested and approved for sensitive skin is quite a coup. The Fresh…

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Do It Yourself: Make Your Own PVA Glue and Charcoal Pore Peel Mask

Do It Yourself: Make Your Own PVA Glue and Charcoal Pore Peel Mask

Now that I have your attention; do not do one of these ridiculous DIY Black Charcoal Peel of Masks. Any blogger or YouTuber perpetuating this highest-order horseshit should be taken off the internet. They're usually the same people that tell you how you can get rid of acne with Toothpaste, Sudocrem and a Lemon. Absolutely, bollocks. However,…

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NEW Clinique Pep-Start Skincare

NEW Clinique Pep-Start Skincare

Earlier this week I was in Manchester visiting the Clinique Pep Start #PepStream tour, which you can read about here.  As mentioned, Pep-Start consists of 5 products including the Pep-Start eye cream launched at the beginning of this year. The collection is targeting younger, on-the-go skin that could just do with a bit of a wake-up –…

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Aesop Lucent Facial Concentrate

Aesop Lucent Facial Concentrate

This is definitely something a bit different from Aesop. I often associate them only with skincare that's nourishing and filled mostly with luxurious but basic natural ingredients - some great, some I don't like quite as much. The Lucent Facial Concentrate definitely falls into the former and is loaded with active ingredients. [caption id="attachment_33156" align="aligncenter" width="500"]…

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Zelens Hydro-Shiso Water Based Balancing Moisturiser

Zelens Hydro-Shiso Water Based Balancing Moisturiser

I've been using quite a bit of Zelens skincare over the last few months and the Foaming Face Wash and Brightening serum have weedled their way into my twice-daily skincare regime as two of my favourite products. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="875"] Zelens Hydro-Shiso Balancing Moisturiser. £55. Zelens Online[/caption] The Zelens Hydro-Shiso Balancing Moisturiser is another…

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