Skinfood Black Sugar Perfect Cleansing OilOil Cleansers, Product Reviews

Product Review: Skinfood Black Sugar Perfect Cleansing Oil

Today I’ll be reviewing the Skinfood Black Sugar Perfect Cleansing Oil. I purchased this nearly a year ago and haven’t bothered reviewing it until now because I kept forgetting about it. I suppose that’s the best way to summarize this product – it works, but it’s pretty forgettable. (Note: This post contains affiliate links. If you click a link and/or make a purchase …

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Stratia Liquid Gold and RewindNews

Congratulations, Stratia!

Happy Monday! I hope everyone had an exciting and filling Super Bowl Weekend! I just wanted to make a quick post regarding one of my favorite indie skin care brands. This past weekend, I was browsing my Instagram feed and happened upon some exciting news by Stratia: MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT: Stratia is now available in stores, exclusively at @newlondonnyc! Stratia fans …

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Hauls, Travel and Events

My Japanese Makeup and Beauty Products Haul

Recently, I went on my honeymoon to Japan! In addition to eating tasty food, touring, and spending time with my husband, I was most looking forward to shopping for Japanese makeup and beauty products. Since Japanese makeup brands are cheaper in Japan, I wanted to stock up on new products to try out and review! I’ll be writing more comprehensive …

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Secret Key Starting Treatment Essence Rose EditionEssences, Product Reviews

Product Review: Secret Key Starting Treatment Essence Rose Edition

Today I’ll be reviewing the Secret Key Starting Treatment Essence Rose Edition. This was the second essence I purchased (after the Manyo Factory one) in an attempt to find a dupe for the SK-II Facial Treatment Essence. With the same watery consistency as SK-II and high percentage of galactomyces ferment filtrate, the Secret Key essence was the most promising dupe …

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My Skincare Routine January 2018Skincare Routine

My Skincare Routine: January 2018

Since starting an Asian skincare routine, the number of items in my regimen have increased quite a bit! While I’ve tested out a number of products this past year, I’ve settled into my current routine outlined below. Morning Routine Ultra Gentle Cleanser by Face Reality: Face Reality is a Bay Area acne clinic that sells products, provides training services, and offers treatment …

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