Review: Ole Henriksen Banana Bright Eye Cream

Review: Ole Henriksen Banana Bright Eye Cream

This article contains affiliate links so, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you use the links and make a purchase. $52 CAD / $37 USD || 15ml This was my first eye cream purchase. Never again will I purchase an eye cream this expensive. To be honest, when I [...]

Review: First Aid Beauty Facial Radiance Pads

Review: First Aid Beauty Facial Radiance Pads

Ah. To have one product tone, exfoliate, brighten, hydrate, all while being gentle on your skin. Sound like a dream? First Aid Beauty has packed all of these skincare concerns and goals into a single...pad. Ingredients Here are the key ingredients and their benefits Hydration: Glycerin, Hyaluronic Acid, Glycolic AcidBrightening, pores/acne, overall texture: Glycolic Acid, [...]

Favorite Skincare & Beauty Products of 2019

Favorite Skincare & Beauty Products of 2019

Why not do a round-up post of my favorites from 2019? The only trouble with making this post was choosing just one answer for each category. But...I finally managed to (mostly) narrow it down. Skincare Moisturizer: First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair CreamCleanser: Sunday Riley Ceramic Slip CleanserToner: Dr. Jart+ Ceramidin TonerSerum: The Ordinary Hyaluronic Acid [...]

Review: Caudalie Vinoperfect Brightening Glycolic Essence

Review: Caudalie Vinoperfect Brightening Glycolic Essence

I bought this essence because I wanted to incorporate glycolic acid, a chemical exfoliator, into my routine. For reference, I have normal skin with dry spots due to eczema ("combo" skin, as I am prone to minor acne). As such, I always aim for more moisturizing products. Benefits of Glycolic Acid Glycolic acid is a [...]

BoxyCharm October 2019 #BoxyAfterDark: My First Beauty Box

BoxyCharm October 2019 #BoxyAfterDark: My First Beauty Box

Much as I hate their name, I subscribed to BoxyCharm in September because, after all my research, they seemed to be the best choice for me. They offer 5 full size skincare + beauty products each month for roughly $20 USD a month, give or take a little depending on your chosen plan. Paying for [...]