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Review: Kiehl’s Ultra Facial Oil-Free Gel Cream

I have not been so disappointed in a long time. And it had to be Kiehl’s to break the spell. Before ever trying Kiehl’s, I used to admire the distinctive font of its logo, its brand philosophy of using only the finest naturally-derived ingredients, its creative retail store display and …

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Review: Heliocare SPF 50 Gel

The product I am about to blog is not all 100% natural. But for someone (like me) who has been struggling with obvious pigmentation and sunspots as I age, this is THE best sunscreen for the face I have ever used! The one thing that qualifies for its mention on …

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Review: Origins Purifying Tonic

Basic skin care regime comes in 3 steps: Cleanse, Tone & Moisturize. I have a confession. Normally, I skip Step 2 because (to me) it’s just ‘expensive’ water and/or alcohol. But…that is not until recently when I started using this toner. Now, I’m seriously hooked! > This 95% certified organic skin toner …

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Review: Absolutely Gorgeous Pink Clay Exfoliating Mask

Cleopatra was famously known to use natural clay to preserve her flawless complexion. In the world of beauty and natural skincare, clay has been an ingredient that has outlasted over many centuries and generation. It extracts toxins and impurities, while delivering essential minerals for smooth, healthy looking skin. Recently, I …

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Review: Origins Make a Difference Rejuvenating Serum

To compliment the use of my ORIGINS Starting Over moisturizer (read my review here), I begun rummaging through my collection of bought-but-not-used skincare products. I found a new bottle of ORIGINS Make A Difference skin rejuvenating serum. Unlike the Starting Over range for aging skin, the Make A Difference range …

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Review: Avalon Organics Lavender Facial Cleansing Gel

I love gel cleansers. And I am always in search for a cleanser that cleans thoroughly yet does not dry out the skin. So far, my experience with milk and cream-based cleansers is not impressive.They seem to leave an oily residue after rinsing off. Similarly, foam cleansers feel too lightweight, …

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Review: A’kin Pure Radiance Rosehip Oil

This is one of my best buys. A’kin (pronounced ah-keen) is an Australian skin care & hair care product brand of award-winning best-sellers known for innovative ingredient selection and formulas. I was first introduced to A’kin Pure Radiance certified organic Rosehip Oil at a pharmacy outlet. Stacked on the top …

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Review: Suki Exfoliate Foaming Cleanser

I am a bit of a scrub addict. When I first try out a new brand of skin care, I often try the scrubs first. I do not know why I do that…I simply just do. It is like the test product for me to gauge the efficacy of the …

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Review: Sukin Facial Scrub

I first noticed Sukin, an Australian natural skincare brand, on my many trips to Watson’s. It is affordable and have gained quite a presence on the shelves with its growing range of skincare products. So, I bought the facial scrub (S$14.90) and gave it a try. It is described to …

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Review: Korres Pomegranate Scrub & Wild Rose Mask

Situated around the corner from Orchard MRT station’s entrance/exit, I took notice of the Korres retail outlet simply for its decor when ION opened in 2009. I have always been curious about this brand. It reminds me of strong concept skin care brands like Kiehl & Aesop. KORRES is a …

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