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CosRX Low pH Morning Gel Cleanser Review

If you caught up on my skincare routine post, you’ll know I’m in the process of switching out my cleansers Thanks to an enlightening research session on CosDNA, I discovered my cleansers could be triggering my acne. Given I was in the midst of a huge break out I took action and ditched my Innisfree cleanser for this. It seemed like a well loved second cleanser in my research. It also didn’t flag anything bad up on CosDNA. What made up my mind was the pH. Given I’m  ...

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Lottie London Shadow Swatch The Rusts – Urban Decay Naked Heat Dupe?

I feel like Lottie London is a bit of an unsung hero It started with the fantastic make up brush cleanser, then moved onto the excellent brushes. Most recently, I picked up a palette. Whilst longing for the Urban Decay Naked Heat palette, I found a few potential dupes. Excited to try more from Lottie London, I picked up their rusty offering. For just £9.95 you get 12 wearable shades. When it comes to value, I was pretty impressed. The palette itself is super heavy, well made and comes with  ...

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Tarte first impressions (first ever purchase)

I’ve been eyeing up Tarte products for a while. I hear a lot about it but have never come across it in real life. In fact the only place I’ve seen it in the UK is QVC. The reviews looked good and when a TSV popped up on my Instagram, I knew now was the time. TSV stands for Today’s Special Value and is a one day only, incredible price deal. The P&P is usually around £5 added on top, but there’s usually some great value to be had. The TSV that I bought was the Good  ...

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Current skincare routine – October

Well I think I’m a good six months into completely overhauling my skincare routine This past month or so has probably been the most tough, in terms of how my skin has looked and felt. Back in late August I started having a breakout along my jawline. This cluster of pain and redness spread and didn’t improve. I discontinued use of one new product – the Benton Snail Bee Essence and of one old product that I had recently started to use again – Pupa BB Cream Primer. The  ...

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