Tag Archives: Retinol

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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Current Morning Routine

Time for a quick update of my morning routine.  I’ve been doing this since I went on vacation this past Christmas, and it worked so well – it was so quick and easy – that I’m still doing it even … Continue reading

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A313 – The French Pharmacy Retinol You Can Get off Amazon

Somewhere on the interwebs (reddit? maybe?) I came across the mention of A313, a retinol available in France that one could get on Amazon.  What made it unique was the pomade texture, something I hadn’t come across before and what … Continue reading

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Universkin Update

A couple of months ago, I made a video about Universkin customized skin serums.  Each serum is mixed on the spot for your own skin concerns and because it’s bespoke, the ingredients are tailored to what your skin needs.  Because … Continue reading

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Latest Empty: Paula’s Choice Resist 1% Retinol Booster

Retinols can really help your skin exfoliate more quickly and I’ve noticed enough of a difference that I keep using them.  Lately, I’ve been into the Paula’s Choice Resist 1% Retinol Booster.  1% is quite a high percentage of retinol, … Continue reading

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What I’m Using Right Now

Skincare update! These are my favs right now and they’re making my skin more clear and more glowy than it was before. I’ve had a few breakouts so I’ve been using the @neutrogenacanada anti-acne mask everyday and it’s been working. … Continue reading

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Paula’s Choice Resist 1% Retinol Booster

I’m love skincare products with active ingredients, and over the past year I’ve become a huge fan of Retinol, especially in a 1% or higher concentration.  Yes, I had lots of peeling and dry skin at first, but I’ve now … Continue reading

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