Beautyblender: Bounce Foundation & Re-Dew Setting Spray

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When Beautyblender announced the release of a foundation I was quite surprised as we all know the brand for the magnificent makeup sponges, so I have to admit I was a bit skeptical when Bounce came up, but after tested it for a couple of days in a row I put my hands up now is one of my favourite foundations for several reason not only the performance. Recently another member joined the family and again another lovely surprise: Re-Dew Setting spray, plus the two new Electrical Violet sponges because you never have enough beautyblenders specially if you work with make up. Continue reading “Beautyblender: Bounce Foundation & Re-Dew Setting Spray”

Clarins Double Serum

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The anti-ageing treatment enriched with [20+1] plant extracts that uses a hydrolipidic and biomimetic double formula to stimulate the five vital functions: hydration, nutrition, oxygenation, regeneration and protection. This serum was born back in 1985 and as you might know some ingredients are only soluble in water, others only in oil. That’s when the founder of Clarins got the idea of offering the treatment in two separate bottles, for the customer to mix together at the time of use. Double Serum was born. Continue reading “Clarins Double Serum”

Institut Esthederm: Osmoclean, Gentle Deep Pore Cleanser and Hydra-Replenishing Fresh Lotion

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Today I’m going to be sharing with you two products from Institut Esthederm that I having putting to the test: Gentle Deep Pore Cleanser and Hydra-Replenishing Fresh Lotion both from the Osmoclean collection.

Osmoclean is a collection dedicated to prepare the skin before applying any serum, facial, oil and moisturizer. Is about cleaning the skin properly, releasing pores from impurities but without causing any damage that normally some products with strong ingredients normally do. These two products I have tried are for any type skin even the sensitive ones as is very gentle. Continue reading “Institut Esthederm: Osmoclean, Gentle Deep Pore Cleanser and Hydra-Replenishing Fresh Lotion”

Sensitive Skin Care Routine with Eau Thermale Avène

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Sensitive skin is not a type of skin, but a condition, a condition that can affect all skin types.
The symptoms are tightness, itching, tingling, erythema (our face turns red), burning. Did you ever feel that? Or thought “this cream is bad” and you stop using the one you had open because it burns your face? In general it is not the cream’s fault but our skin that is sensitized. What things can damage the microbiome (the protective barrier) of the skin and leave it weak and sensitive? very abrasive products, exfoliate very often, clean our face with very strong soaps, do not use sunscreen. That’s why we suddenly notice that everything burns, bothers us and then we choose not to use anything.

Well weeks ago I tried a clay mask that practically destroyed my skin, I was full of pimples, itchy, burning and actually my skin was in pain, so had to change my regular skin care routine to recover for one more simple but with specific products, that’s when I tried a combination of 3 from Eau Thermale Avène. Continue reading “Sensitive Skin Care Routine with Eau Thermale Avène”

Review: Lancôme, Advanced Génifique Serum

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When it comes to Lancôme I have always used the perfumes and make up range but never really paid attention to the skincare range, I don’t know why. So I decided to start now that some iconic products like the Génifique collection has been renovated starting from the most famous: Advanced GénifiqueContinue reading “Review: Lancôme, Advanced Génifique Serum”

Clarins, Sun Wrinkle Control Cream 50+

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May is the skin cancer awareness month and with that comes the well known advice of how to prevent skin cancer, sadly many people skip them thinking that skin cancer rarely happen.

One product that we always have to use and never leave the house without applying it over our skin is the sunscreen protection, and even when some products include SFP 10,20, 25,30, the right one is always 50+, and today I want to share the product I have testing lately. Continue reading “Clarins, Sun Wrinkle Control Cream 50+”

Review: IT Cosmetics, Your Skin But Better CC Cream

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When it comes to a lighter, natural or faster makeup routine I have always jumped on BB Creams, for some strange reason I never really tried a CC Cream till today.

I have been trying two products from IT Cosmetics a high end Cruelty Free brand, one of those products is Your Skin But Better CC+ Cream with SPF 50+.  Continue reading “Review: IT Cosmetics, Your Skin But Better CC Cream”

Review: Cover FX Contour Kit

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Today I want to share with you one of the contour kits I have been loving lately: the Cover FX Contour Kit, it’s available in 6 different tones which its amazing as I haven’t seen other brand that offers this variety of shades to properly match every skin tone, this is something always Cover FX keep in mind when they elaborate their foundations, concealers, etc. Continue reading “Review: Cover FX Contour Kit”