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Tag: skincare

Ingredients 101: Salicylic acid

  Natural or synthetic? Both (natural: willow bark extract) Best for? Addressing skin blemishes, clearing up pimples, and preventing whiteheads/blackheads by working as a keratolytic (exfoliant) for the skin. Also applies as a medication for treating conditions that has to do with skin cell overgrowth and/or scaling, such as psoriasis, dermatitis, dandruff, corns, warts on hands and […]

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Japan beauty buys

 

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Ingredients 101: Benzoyl peroxide

  I haven’t been updating my beauty segment since forever. Since I’m pretty nitpicky when it comes to cosmetic ingredients, I’d like to introduce a new section under the segment that explores just that (mainly to divide and conquer future blog posts so you won’t have to scroll so much … ehhehehe). You might ask, […]

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Travel skincare

 

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Haul: Russell Organics

  I’ve been scouring for months to replace my NOW Foods rosehip oil. I ended up discovering the wide range of facial oils from luxury brand Russell Organics, all certified organic, and added 2 more oils to cart to try them out. Turns out the bestselling item of the brand is its argan oil, which I didn’t grab […]

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