Oily/Combo Skincare Routine Recommendations

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Dry/Normal Skincare Routine Recommendations

Neutrogena Makeup Remover Melting Balm Soap & Glory Glow Your Mind Cleansing Balm Garnier Micellar Water elf Holy Hydration Makeup Melting Cleansing Balm Neutrogena Ultra Light Cleansing Oil Tula The Cult Classic It Cosmetics Confidence In A Cleanser Philosophy Purity Neutrogena Hydro Boost Gentle Cleansing Lotion CeraVe Hydrating Facial Cleanser Ole Henriksen Glow 2O Kopari Coconut Calming Rose Estee Lauder Perfectly Clean Multi-Action Tula Pro-Glycolic … Continue reading Dry/Normal Skincare Routine Recommendations

My (Current) Skincare Routine

Morning—Cleanse :: Garnier Micellar Water with Vitamin C, $10.49—Eye Cream :: Good Molecules Yerba Mate Wake Up Eye Gel, $6—SPF :: Tula Protect + Glow SPF 30, $38 Night—Makeup Remover :: Neutrogena Ultra Light Cleansing Oil, $9ish—Cleanser :: Murad AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser, $44 ; Kopari Tropical Glow Gel Cleanser, $24 ; Neutrogena Stubborn Texture Daily Cleanser, $16.49 (I alternate)—Toner :: Tula Pro-Glycolic 10% Resurfacing Treatment, … Continue reading My (Current) Skincare Routine

Splurge or Save? Volume IV

(1) Wishful Skin Yo Glow, $39 || Revolution Skincare Pineapple Enzyme Glow, $9 (2) Farsali Liquid Powder Oil Balancing Serum, $38 || Makeup Revolution Liquid Powder Blurring Makeup Serum, $12 (3) It Cosmetics CC Cream, $39.50 || Revolution Pro CC Cream, $15 || elf CC Cream, $14 (4) Anastasia Beverly Hill A23 Brush, $25 || Milani Highlighter Blending Brush, $14 (5) Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask, … Continue reading Splurge or Save? Volume IV

elf

About–All products are vegan and cruelty free–Quality products at an affordable price–Available at Ulta, Wal Mart, Target, Walgreens, elfcosmetics.com Best Product: Putty BlushUnderrated Product: Lip prrodcuts Buy: Camo ConcealerPass: Blush, bronzer, highlighter Improve: Foundation Tried—Camo CC Cream (review)—Poreless Putty Primer {original and luminous} (review)—Camo Concealer (review)—Putty Blush (review)—Hydrating Camo Concealer (review)—Flawless Finish Foundation (review)—Halo Glow Setting Powder (review)—Bite-Size Face Duo—Stay All Night Micro-Fine Setting Mist—Poreless … Continue reading elf

Simple Kind to Skin Skincare

If you saw last week, I finished up my Neutrogena Bright Boost skincare earlier this month and now I’m moving on to trying Simple skincare. Why Simple? –Cruelty free –Made for sensitive skin –Hypoallergenic –Dermatologist tested –Non-comedogenic –Ophthalmologist-tested –Vegan –Affordable –Easily accessible –Good ingredients NO –Harsh chemicals –Artificial colors –Fragrance –Parabens –Drying alcohol –Animal derived ingredients Products¬† —Moisturizing Facial Wash —Smoothing Facial Scrub —Soothing Facial … Continue reading Simple Kind to Skin Skincare

Neutrogena Bright Boost Skincare Line

For the next few months, I’m going to set my current skincare aside and use products from Neutrogena’s new Bright Boost line. In my current routine, I use products from several different brands and lines. I haven’t used one specific brand or one specific product line in a long time so I’m interested to see how this goes. Clearly, these products are made to be … Continue reading Neutrogena Bright Boost Skincare Line

Mask Monday: Neutrogena Deep Clean Purifying Peel Off

Claims –Unclog pores –Leaves skin clear & soft –Remove excess oil, dirt, and impurities –Easily peels off, no rinsing required Price –$2.50 at Wal Mart –$2.99 at Walgreens Pros –Affordable –Oil free –Smells good –Pretty color –Easily accessible –Easy to peel off –Cooling sensation when applied –Non-comedogenic –Leaves skin soft & smooth –Ingredients: lactic acid, AHAs, glycolic acid Cons –Single use only –Not cruelty free … Continue reading Mask Monday: Neutrogena Deep Clean Purifying Peel Off

Mask Monday: Sleeping Masks

What are they? A sleeping mask is used as the last step of your skincare routine to provide added moisture, brighten & purify, and help seal in your serum, oil, and moisturizer. Different masks have different ingredients so depending on that, you can use more of less frequently. You can use over a moisturizer or in place of, up to you. I, personally, don’t like … Continue reading Mask Monday: Sleeping Masks

Mask Monday: Physicians Formula Refreshment Cucumber & Bamboo Clay

Claims –Cream-to-clay formula –Never over dries or cracks –Transforms into a foam when rinsed Price –$9.95 at physiciansformula.com –0.6 oz Product Range –3 ¬†:: cucumber & bamboo, white halloysite, rose Pros –Packaging –Vegan –Cruelty free –Paraben free –Gluten free –Hypoallergenic –Healthy ingredients :: cucumber, aloe vera, cooling peppermint, bamboo shoot, glacier water –Left skin smooth –Easy to remove –Didn’t leave skin feeling dry or stripped … Continue reading Mask Monday: Physicians Formula Refreshment Cucumber & Bamboo Clay