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Elemis pro collagen cleansing balm review

The Elemis pro collagen cleansing balm is an absolute stunner at work. This balm is soft with a pleasant non overwhelming fragrance and it melts when applied to the skin. It turns into a light creamy oil texture then dissolves makeup and grime. Rinsing it off is pretty easy, it emulsifies and leaves skin soft.… Continue reading Elemis pro collagen cleansing balm review

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5 ways to damage your skin and your health. 

Excessive use of aha - alpha hydroxy acids. Very natural and very safe yes I can't fault it because it is the most naturally derived of most compounds used today. However , aha can thin your skin and cause black patches. When you have over used aha your skin turns black after using it again.… Continue reading 5 ways to damage your skin and your health. 

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My night time facial routine

I rotate frequently between products I'm trying out and my staples but here is a typical night time routine for me.  If you've been following the blog, you will recognise my holy grail products.   This is routine number 1.  Lazy and simple. Gets the job done avoids breakouts.  Julep, love your bare face for… Continue reading My night time facial routine

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Treating acne- pimples. 

It's really simple if you know the science behind it. When you realise however that almost every company making skincare products knows the science and starts out with it but sometimes you don't get desired results for reasons I've mentioned in a previous post.  Then again,  that's why I take the pain to review almost… Continue reading Treating acne- pimples. 

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Alba botanica acne dote review

I review a great find in a retinue of facial toners worldwide. I say worldwide because when it comes to toners there isnt such a wild market for them. They arent so many if you ask me. I bought this toner from marshalls in the usa and I havent readily found this brand in nigeria… Continue reading Alba botanica acne dote review