Pixi Toners Part D: Pixi Vitamin C Tonic – In-Depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

In recent posts I’ve being testing and analysing the Pixi Tonics as they provide relatively cheap and good tonic options. However, while they are much better than a lot of toners/tonics out there, most of them are not skincare gold and some of them are better than others. But there are another 2 tonics left to look at before concluding the series and in this post we will be looking at the Pixi Vitamin C tonic. Is the Pixi VitaminRead more

Skin Kissed Vitamin C Serum – In Depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Serums are a very important part of skincare. They can bring a lot of nourishing ingredients to the skin that might not be easily formulated in a moisturiser. The right serum with the right ingredients can make a huge difference to your skin’s texture and appearance as well as your skin’s health on a molecular level. A serum is meant to be used on a clean face, before a moisturiser and in my opinion, your moisturiser or serum should includeRead more

Vitamins C & E – Do they work in skin care?

Vitamins C and E are vital for our body to function normally. Vitamin C protects cells while keeping them working normally, leading to healthy skin, blood vessels, bones and cartilage. It is an essential part of collagen synthesis [1] and skin lipid synthesis [1, 2] making it an effective anti-ageing and moisturising ingredient and it helps protect against, and reverse, the effects of UV light (this is clinically proven by many scientific studies!). If you are still not convinced, thereRead more