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New in skincare: Fresh, FAB and The Inkey List Supersolutions

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: SOME PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   At the end of last month I told you that I did purchase some skincare while I was in New York – I mean, I had to take advantage of the fact that our hotel was close to the biggest Sephora in the US, didn’t I? Well, until I lined everything up to take pictures, I had no idea how much…

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How to avoid and treat flaky skin on the face (not only) in winter | Ask Doctor Anne

ADVERTISEMENT INFO:  SOME PRODUCTS MENTIONED AT THE END OF THIS POST ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   Do you suffer from flaky skin on your face or body and want to know why? Or do you simply know that once the cold sets in, your face will start to peel, even though you moisturize?     No matter if flaky, peeling skin is a regular, seasonal or a first time thing for you, after reading…

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SKIN1004 Madagascar Centella Hyalu Cica Water Fit Sun Serum SPF 50 + PA ++++ – my new favorite office sunscreen? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST PR (GIFTED), LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. THE VIDEO IS SPONSORED BY SKIN1004, THIS BLOGPOST IS NOT PART OF THE AGREEMENT. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   You know I have a weakness for what I like to call “office sunscreens”, these cosmetically elegant, usually Asian formulas that are comfortable to wear and work well under makeup. I have a few in my sunscreen wardrobe and the latest addition is the SKIN1004 Madagascar Centella Hyalu-Cica Water-Fit Sun Serum SPF 50+ PA ++++. SKIN1004 are sponsoring…

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Ceramides in skincare – benefits and side effects | Ask Doctor Anne

ADVERTISEMENT INFO:  LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER It is the time of the year again when the heating is on, the winds are cold and our skin gets drier and drier. And the solution you are offered basically everywhere? Ceramides!     Not only in a heavy cream, no, you can now get your Ceramides in various different textures – more on that later. But what are Ceramides, what do they do and do you really need them? Let’s…

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Balea Beauty Expert Liquid Peeling compared to Paulas Choice 2% BHA | Doctor Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST ARE PURCHASED MYSELF, LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   Whenever I see a product in slender, round packaging, using 2% Salicylic Acid, my first thought is: How is it going to compare to the original, the holy grail, the Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant? Especially when it comes at a fraction of the price, like the Balea Beauty Expert Liquid Peeling 2% BHA.   If you are not familiar…

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Murad Vita-C Triple Exfoliating Facial – as good as microdermabrasion? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: SOME PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   I admit it has been a while since I had a microdermabrasion facial – or any facial, for that matter – so I can’t say for sure if the Murad Vita-C Triple Exfoliating Facial does, as claimed, is as effective as microdermabrasion in smoothing texture.   I have however tested it for a good two months now, so I am confident…

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New in skincare: Purito, ZIIP and more

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER I admit I am cheating a little with this months New In post, as I didn’t include anything that either arrived or was purchased by me while I was in New York. And that wasn’t little –  did you know that the largest Sephora in the US is right there at Time Square which was 5 minutes by foot away from our hotel?…

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Radiofrequency for skin tightening – Does it work? | Ask Doctor Anne

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS ARE DISCUSSED IN THIS BLOGPOST ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER.   I have been on a skincare device kick lately, so after looking at the data behind LED Light Therapy and the data on Microcurrent, let’s discuss Radiofrequency, which is used in devices aiming to tighten sagging skin. (More info: LED Masks for skin rejuvenation and The science behind microcurrent devices like the NuFace)     What is radiofrequency, what does it…

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Geek and Gorgeous aPAD Serum – Not Azelaic Acid! | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO:  PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   If you initially thought the Geek and Gorgeous aPAD 20% Azelaic Acid Derivative Serum was an Azelaic Acid Serum, you are probably not the only one. It isn’t though, as it features an Azelaic Acid derivative called Potassium Azeloyl Diglycinate or PAD instead.     I mentioned the derivative in my post on Azelaic Acid in skincare a while ago, but in…

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Azelaic Acid in skincare – Everything you need to know | Ask Doctor Anne

ADVERTISEMENT INFO:  PRODUCTS MENTIONED AT THE END OF THIS POST ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   I did a blogpost on the Do’s and Don’ts for rosacea skincare a while ago, and in this video I mentioned Azelaic Acid and its benefits for the skin. (More info: The best skincare tips for rosacea skin)     Now Azelaic Acid is not only for those of us suffering from rosacea, but can be helpful in acne,…

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