Part B: Clinique iD Range – In-depth Reviews and Ingredient Analyses of the Cartridges

Clinique recently released a new skincare range called Clinique iD where you can create your custom-blend hydration system. The customisation part is very easy. Firstly, you have to choose your base out of 3 possible moisturisers, the moisturising lotion, moisturising gel and hydrating gel. Then you have to choose a cartridge out of 5 possible options, which thankfully are also colour coded. The white cartridge is for uneven skin tone, the green for irritation, the orange one for fatigue, theRead more

Paula’s Choice Clinical Ceramide-Enriched Firming Moisturiser – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Skincare is so important not only for maintaining healthy skin but also for future proofing and slowing down the signs of ageing as much as possible. There are so many moisturisers in the market, ranging from £1-100+ and so you might think that you are spoilt for choice. Sadly, when you start looking into ingredients, you’d quickly realise that most of them are very superficial, moisturising or conditioning only the surface and for a short period of time. Your skinRead more

Cheaper and Better Than Your Lip Balm? Check out the Oryza Dewy Glow Skin Beauty Balm In-Depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Summer is almost over and with the colder weather slowly moving in, our skincare has to be adjusted as well. Colder months are known for making our skin more dry (even if your skin is not the dry type) and especially our lips. With that in mind, and the fact that I have dry lips all year round anyways, I have been looking for a moisturising lip balm and lipsticks. In a previous post I’ve reviewed in detail the AvonRead more

The Chemistry Brand Hyaluronic Acid Concentrate – In-Depth Review, Ingredient Analysis and a Chemist’s Verdict

Hyaluronic acid is one of the best skincare ingredients. It is a naturally occurring compound in our bodies but it is most famous for it’s presence in enhancement fillers, to soften out wrinkles or plumb up lips. It is also one of the best moisturisers, as it can hold thousands of time it’s weight in water, and can speed up the process of wound repairing and collagen production. For all the information see: Hyaluronic acid – the fountain of youth? and the Beauty relatedRead more

Hand Chemistry Hyaluronic Acid Body Mist – In Depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Hyaluronic acid is one of the best skincare ingredients. It is a naturally occurring compound in our bodies but it is most famous for it’s presence in enhancement fillers, to soften out wrinkles or plumb up lips. It is also one of the best moisturisers, as it can hold thousands of time it’s weight in water, and can speed up the process of wound repairing and collagen production. For all the information see: Hyaluronic acid – the fountain of youth? and the Beauty relatedRead more

Best day creams for oily skin – Estée Lauder Daywear Matte vs Omorovicza Balancing Moisturiser. In Depth Reviews and Ingredient Analyses

If you have oily skin like me, using a moisturiser might seem counter productive but it actually is a game changer. Using day and night moisturisers will balance the amount of oil your skin produces and nourish the skin. However, even if you are not convinced, you should at the very least consider wearing a day moisturiser for SPF protection and oily control. There are some day moisturisers out there that control oil production very well and will truly keepRead more

Dr Botanicals Duo Moisturiser Pomegranate Noir Indulgence Cream – A Chemist’s Verdict: In Depth Review and Ingredient Analysis.

Day moisturisers are a crucial part of keeping the skin healthy and smooth, protected from UV-damage and ageing as well as creating a fine base for makeup to sit on. As a result, choosing your day (or night) moisturiser should be based on a deep process of thought combined with a lot of experimenting until you find the one that works perfectly for you. Dr Botanicals was very kind to send me the Duo Moisturiser Pomegranate Noir Indulgence Cream toRead more

Simple Kind to Skin Moisturiser – Review and ingredient analysis

This review and ingredient analysis article is a requested one. As you probably know already, I am a chemist by profession and I use my knowledge and skills to “analyse” and review beauty and fitness products and concepts. Someone asked me if I can have a look at their favourite daily moisturiser and here it is! If you also have products that you would like me to have a look and write about, let me know on my social media,Read more