The Inkey List PHA Toner – Who is it best for? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THE PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST WERE PURCHASED BY ME. LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER I did an ingredient deep dive on polyhydroxy acids or PHA two weeks ago, really getting into the research behind this kind of acids, and then figured: Which better time than to follow that up with a review of The Inkey List PHA Toner, one of the few products on the market that actually use PHA separately instead of mixing them in…

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New (or old?) realizations about the importance of well aging | Doctor Anne

If you had told me beforehand that I would gain important insights on well-aging on my latest trip and would feel compelled to share them with you on here, I would not have believed you. You might have seen that a little while ago my husband and I went on a mini-break without the children. One week just the two of us, in an all-inclusive hotel in sunny Tenerife. (More info: My in-flight travel skincare routine) All inclusive is not something we have ever done before as a couple, mainly…

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Dr Sam Flawless Neutralizing Gel – Who is it for? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THE PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST WERE PURCHASED BY ME, BUT I HAVE RECEIVED PR FROM DR SAM SKINCARE IN THE PAST. LINKS USED MIGHT BE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   I admit, when I purchased the Dr Sam Flawless Neutralizing Gel I wanted it to solve a very specific problem, and sadly, it didn’t. It DID help me with something else though, and there is a specific group of people that I think will benefit a lot from…

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What are PHA – The role of polyhydroxyacids in skincare | Ask Doctor Anne

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THE PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST WERE PURCHASED BY ME. LINKS USED MIGHT BE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER Every now and then a seemingly new ingredient gets the spotlight and gets featured in more and more products. Take PHA for example, also known as polyhydroxy acids. After years of everyone talking about Glycolic, Lactic and Salicylic Acid, suddenly PHA made an appearance in Allure magazine, in The Inkey List products and in guides on how to exfoliate sensitive skin.…

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Youth to the People Superfood Cleanser – Green Juice for the face? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THE PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST WERE PURCHASED BY ME. LINKS USED MIGHT BE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   I have been living for many years now with a man that thinks shower gel is adequate skincare to get him through every skin situation possible. Why do I mention that in the beginning of a Youth to the People Superfood Cleanser Review? Well, for years I have been trying to get him into proper skincare, but with no success,…

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Omorovicza Daily Vitamin C – the one for sensitive skin? | Ask Doctor Anne

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THE PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST WERE PURCHASED BY ME. LINKS USED MIGHT BE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   Despite using the brand Omorovicza on and off for years, I realized I never reviewed one of their products on here. And no, it is NOT because the name is a tongue twister, it is more because although the products are lovely, they rarely made it into my regular routine.     I have a friend though that swears by…

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Olaplex No 8 Intense Moisture Mask vs Olaplex No 3 Hair Perfector – Do you need both? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THE PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST WERE PURCHASED BY ME. LINKS USED MIGHT BE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER I have talked about how Olaplex is supposed to work, how much I love it and how it saved my bleached fine hair for years now, so when they released some new products, the Olaplex No 8 Intense Moisture Mask among them, you bet I had to try those as well.     But after I got them and looked at…

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My last big skincare haul of 2021 | Doctor Anne

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: SOME OF THE PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED MIGHT BE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER When I sat down to plan my content for the rest of the year – because yeah, it is that late again already – I realized I had acquired quite some stuff I hadn’t shown you yet. So here I am with my last big skincare haul of 2021 – some of the things you might have seen already…

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Dr Sam Flawless Cleanser – How should a cleanser be? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THE PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINK USED MIGHT BE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   “Do no harm when you cleanse – and with the right product, you should only need to do it once!” – that is what Dr. Sam says on the website about her Flawless Cleanser, and it really got me thinking.     I mean, we usually don’t consider cleansing a specifically harmful step, we tend to associate this more with…

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How to get rid of dark circles under the eyes | Ask Doctor Anne

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THE PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST MIGHT BE PR (GIFTED) AND LINK USED MIGHT BE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER I recently did a blogpost on the topic of eye creams, discussing whether or not they are needed in a skincare routine (More info: Are eye creams just a waste of money?), and that post prompted a ton of follow up questions specifically about dark circles under the eyes and how to get rid of them.     And because…

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