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Avon Anew Hydra Pro Vita-D Water Cream – Can you get Vitamin D from a face cream? | Doctors Review

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 The Avon Anew Hydra Pro Vita-D Water Cream proudly claims to activate the skins daily Vitamin D production, and as Vitamin D deficiency was on my mind anyway, I figured it was about time I gave it a go. (More info: Warning signs for a Vitamin D deficiency)     But how can a cream provide you with Vitamin D? Which other…

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Canmake Mermaid Skin Gel UV SPF 50+ – of mermaids and sea shells | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS 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 a daughter that is 8 years old, so let me assure you I am no stranger to mermaids. Mermaid toys, mermaid books, mermaid candy, and, quite recently, mermaid sunscreen. Although I admit the Canmake Mermaid Skin Gel UV SPF 50+  didn’t come to me by my daughters recommendation.   No, in fact it was mentioned for years now under almost…

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NIOD Neck Elasticity Catalyst – So many peptides | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS DISCUSSED IN THIS BLOGPOST ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER    About a week ago I talked about the best ways to take care of your neck and chest, and one of the things I mentioned was that no, you do not need to buy specific skincare for that area. At least not in general – every rule has exceptions! But is the NIOD Neck Elasticity Catalyst one of them? (More info: The…

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Dr. Jart+ Every Sun Day Mild Sun SPF 43 – if you are very oily | 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 Dr Jart+ is famous for his Ceramide line, which I have not tried yet, so I was more than excited when I received a sunscreen from the brand in the mail: The Dr. Jart+ Every Sun Day Mild Sun SPF 43 PA+++, despite it being a inorganic aka mineral sunscreen. (More info: Mineral, chemical and physical sunscreen – What is the difference?)  …

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Neck and chest skincare – What you really need to fix crepey skin | Ask Doctor Anne

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS DISCUSSED IN THIS BLOGPOST ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER    With half of the year covered by clothes, it is usually in summer that our decollete comes out of the turtleneck and we suddenly realize that, much like our hands, neck and chest really do show our age. Especially when you are as old as I am, you will see more and more people whose face doesn’t really match what comes underneath…

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MISSHA All-Around Safe Block Essence Sun Milk SPF 50+ – Amazing except for… | 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   The MISSHA All Around Safe Block Essence Sun Milk made me think about how everyone needs a sunscreen wardrobe. I mean, no matter how much you love that one shirt you feel so good in, you won’t be able to wear it year round, no matter the occasion. Same is true for sunscreens: You obviously have your favorite, the one you reach…

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Biossance Squalane + Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum – vegan Lactic Acid | Doctors Review

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   The most interesting thing about the Biossance Squalane + Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum is the 10% vegan Lactic Acid. Maybe it is just me, but I remember the days when bathing in milk or covering your face in yogurt was the recommended DIY kitchen hack for a gentle exfoliation, claiming that the lactic acid was in the dairy.    …

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Heliocare 360° Gel Oil-Free SPF 50 + – Why it did not work for me | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS DISCUSSED IN THIS BLOGPOST ARE PURCHASED MYSELF AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   You should not use sunscreen you have had open for more than a year, and that is why this tube of Heliocare 360° Gel Oil-Free SPF 50 + will be tossed after I wrote this blogpost.     I bought it last June, after I tried and loved the Heliocare 360 ° Water Gel and figured the oil-free version would be perfect…

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La Roche Posay Anthelios Uvmune 400 Invisible Fluid SPF 50+ – as good as the original? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST ARE PURCHASED MYSELF, BUT LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   The La Roche Posay Anthelios Ultra-light Invisible Fluid SPF 50 was an oily skin favorite for many years and convinced with a really high PPD rating of 46 – as a quick recap PPD or the PA rating tell you the amount of protection against UVA you will get, meaning how well you are protected against pigmentation amongst other things. (More info:…

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The Inkey List Omega Water Cream – Versatility | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS ARE DISCUSSED IN THIS BLOGPOST ARE PURCHASED MYSELF AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   What is the difference between a serum and a moisturizer? The formulation, the purpose and, well, the marketing. Honestly, these days it can be hard to tell without the label if you apply a rich serum or a lightweight gel, and I love that.     My latest example? The Inkey List Omega Water Cream, which is called a lightweight gel…

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