Many years ago, I’d tried a sample of Clinique’s City Block tinted sunscreen that comes in a pale green tube (I was on Makeupalley at that time and everyone raved about it for some reason) and I hated it. It was thick, oily and the colour was so off for me, it was not funny. [...]
For Reference: I have combination skin – Dryish on my cheeks, oilier on T-zone and chin. It is not very dry or very oily either way. I am not acne-prone nor do I have very sensitive skin so if something breaks me out, its quite something! I prefer using chemical based sunscreens with Titanium Dioxide and Zinc Oxide breaks me out.
I have liked most of the Hada Labo products I’ve tried so far, so when I saw they had come out with a sunscreen, I had to jump at it. I will say here that I don’t usually like Japanese brand sunscreens. I always found them too drying for me, whether on the face or [...]
A couple of months back, I received this Discovery Kit of Ayurvedic skincare by a brand called Doshacare. I’m unfamiliar with Ayurvedic skincare, but not with the concept. So naturally, I was quite keen to give it a go. Doshacare is from the USA (surprise!) and is based on the Indian holistic healing system of [...]
Years ago… or maybe just over 2 years ago, I thought I’d found THE ONE. The perfect sunscreen for me. I do still use it, and I do still like it. But I’ve come to realize that its no longer THE ONE. Unlike the many others I’ve been trying thereafter, I found it was heavier [...]