Tag Archives: Retinol

Pixi Collagen and Retinol Serum

This is a great retinol serum if you’re new to retinol, as it’s super mild and in a easy-to-use watery base. No details are provided about what percentage retinol this is, and so that’s my cue that there’s not a … Continue reading

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The Year I Said Goodbye to Foundation Thanks to Skinceuticals

And I have the before and afters to prove it. Yes, it’s true.  I’m just not into a full face of foundation anymore and you don’t have to be either.  I’ve been leaning towards a dusting of powder, and maybe … Continue reading

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Updated Skincare Routine Video

This should really be called – how I take care of my skin when I have a breakout or I can feel a breakout coming. Check it out and let me know what you think!

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Current Night Time Routine

Here is what I’ve been doing at night time for the past month and it’s giving me the most glowy skin ever. Right after I wash my face (or get out of the shower), I put on Differin which is … Continue reading

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Reversa Retin[A]List 0.3 Retinol Cream

This is the retinol that you want if you’re a beginner to retinols – and truthfully, it’s the one that I’m using right now too because it’s so gentle that it makes my skin feel so good.  Reversa’s Retin[A]list has … Continue reading

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Alumier MD Retinol Resurfacing Serum 1.0

I’m going to start by saying, that if you’re going to add retinol into your skincare routine, you need to start by starting low and going slow. What that means is that you start at a very low concentration of … Continue reading

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My Night Time Routine Video

Here’s my night time routine right now and it’s really not that involved. No essences, no toners. Just double-cleanse and then retinol and moisturizer, if needed. Simple is better. Also, isn’t the Beautycounter Countertime packaging so pretty? What I use: … Continue reading

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June Favourites

A bit belated, but there are my favourite products from the month of June. Favourite beauty products for the month of June! Neutrogena Ultra-Sheer Water Light Sunscreen. MAC Pro-Longwear Concealer The Inkey List Hyaluronic Acid. Differin Retinol in the gel … Continue reading

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New Video: Favourite Products for May

In May, I went to a fancy skincare clinic for a story and immediately started talking brands with the clinician who was seeing me.  her one piece of advice: stick with your retinol.  I had decided to give my skin … Continue reading

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Differin Gel Review

Differin is a retinoid product that in Canada is only available with a prescription, but in the US, a low concentration of it is available over-the-counter.  So guess what I did when I was in San Francisco over the Christmas … Continue reading

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