One year of empties – skincare, hair care and makeup I finished in 2022 | Doctor Anne

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   Over the years I have published many empties posts – I know not everybody likes them, but with the amount of products I test, it actually says something when a product stays in my rotation long enough for me to finish it.     This year I decided on a special project: Collect everything I finish and do a “One year…

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Geek and Gorgeous Happier Barrier – a moisturizer to repair the skin? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO:  PRODUCTS MENTIONED ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER Once it gets cold, I am all about barrier repair – even more than I usually am, so a moisturizer called Geek and Gorgeous Happier Barrier is something that I immediately need to put to the test. After all, my skin and skin barrier didn’t react too well to the sudden onset of freezing cold last weekend! (More info: How I am updating my skincare routine…

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Murad Resurgence Targeted Wrinkle Corrector – No more need for fillers? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO:  PRODUCTS MENTIONED ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   You obviously should never say never, but so far I have never felt the urge to let someone put needles in my face to treat the wrinkles that are more and more obvious as the years go by. I am however more than willing to give something like the Murad Resurgence Targeted Wrinkle Corrector that claims to instantly conceal and long-term reduce the appearance of wrinkles.…

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Biossance Squalane + Omega Repair Cream – Unexpected Love | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO:  PRODUCTS MENTIONED ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER If you had told me five years ago, a texture like the Biossance Squalane + Omega Repair Cream would win my heart, I would not have believed you. I believed there were only two kinds of face creams out there: lotions or gels to suit oily skin like the one I had, or real, heavy creams for those with dry skin, way too rich for me…

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Is the Medicube Age-R Ussera Deep Shot worth your money? With before and after | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO:  PRODUCTS MENTIONED ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER    When Tati Westbrook claims, a device like the Medicube Age-R Ussera Deep Shot is better than Botox, you can be sure the beauty world is listening.     Now the “better than Botox” is the catchy title Tati gave her video, the device is actually very different to Botox as we will explore in a bit, but still I was more than intrigued when I…

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Geek and Gorgeous Hydration Station – a gel moisturizer with a surprising finish | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO:  PRODUCTS MENTIONED ARE PR (GIFTED) AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   The Geek and Gorgeous Hydration Station Gel Cream has a few surprises that might make it interesting for you despite the abundance of lightweight and hydrating gel moisturizers out there. One of them is that despite the texture it is completely free of silicones – of course nothing wrong with silicones in skincare, I am a huge fan, but sometimes they increase the risk of…

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Winter skincare – Updates and changes | Ask Doctor Anne

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  There was a time this fall where I honestly felt as if I would never need to update my skincare routine for the coming winter – it was so warm and sunny right into mid-November, it was easy to forget that the cold was right around the corner.     Well, that has changed now, and looking out of the window all…

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Balea Beauty Expert Calming Serum – Ceramides | 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   The Balea Beauty Expert Calming Serum claims to have a 0,3% Ceramide-Complex, which leads to the question: What do Ceramides do for your skin? After all, the Beauty Expert line claims to put a specific focus on effective ingredients, so the Ceramides should have a beneficial effect. (More info: A complete review of the Balea Beauty Expert line)     Well, we…

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La Roche Posay Pure Vitamin C10 Serum – Dropper fail | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS MENTIONED WERE PURCHASED MYSELF AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   There are a few things in skincare I simply can’t say no to, and a Vitamin C Serum is among them. So when in France last summer I picked up a bottle of the La Roche Posay Vitamin C10 Serum  to compare to my long standing favorite from Geek and Gorgeous.     It is not the only Vitamin C option available from the brand,…

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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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