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Biossance Squalane + Copper Peptides Rapid Plumping Serum – Better than The Ordinary and NIOD? | 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   Before you look into Copper Peptides, you need to cover your skincare basics – sunscreen, antioxidants and probably a retinoid. But once you did that and, like me, are of a certain age as they say, peptides and especially Copper peptides you might want to consider.     I won’t go into detail on the data today (you can find more info…

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The Inkey List Niacinamide Serum – Some things don’t work as expected | 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   I love The Inkey List skincare. I love Niacinamide as an ingredient, so I was convinced that trying The Inkey List Niacinamide would lead to the discovery of a new staple in my routine. (More info: The Inkey List Brand Overview)     Well… Sometimes things don’t turn out as expected, and today I want to tell you why that is and…

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NIOD Modulating Glucosides – But what are Glucosides? | 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   So, what on earth are Glucosides, giving their name to the NIOD Modulating Glucosides we will review today? Well, they are a pretty broad term describing organic substances in which an alcohol or phenol-group is bound to a sugar.     And no, knowing that didn’t help me understand what the Modulating Glucosides Serum is supposed to do for my skin either.…

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107 DEWY GLOW Serum Mist – Very glowy indeed | 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   I need to preface today’s review of the 107 DEWY GLOW Serum Mist with my usual skin finish preference disclaimer: I am old. When I was young, skin was supposed to be matte, maybe satin, and I spent most of my life combating shine.     And while I no longer cake on powder, it just doesn’t work with my aged skin…

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Deciem Hylamide SubQ Skin Serum Review – the ultimate anti-aging serum? | 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 To be honest, I don’t use purely hydrating serums anymore. They might be fine in your twenties, but for someone like me, the Hylamide SubQ Skin Serum is a much better pick. (More info: The best skincare to use in your 20s) You see, hydration is really important, and it still is at age 43, but I want something with a little more…

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Hylamide Booster C25 Review – Weird texture | 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  In an attempt to make building your skincare routine easier, Hylamide has a Core series for the basics and a Booster series for the extras, and the Hylamide Booster C25 Serum that I will review today belongs to the latter. It features 25% of a Vitamin C derivative that is more stable than the diva Ascorbic Acid and other ingredients targeting hyperpigmentation. (More…

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NIOD Copper Amino Isolate Serum 3 – Better than The Ordinary Buffet + Copper Peptides? | 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    I have been a long time fan of The Ordinary Buffet + Copper Peptides ad of Copper Peptides in my skincare in general, but the slightly oily texture of The Ordinarys version didn’t completely agree with my skin. (More info: The Ordinary Buffet + Copper Peptides Review) Which is why I was extra excited to get my hands on the NIOD Copper…

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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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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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Vegreen Fragrance-Free Nature Mucin Serum and Toner – Vegan Snail Mucin? | 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 I admit I never tried anything containing snail mucin – or snail secretion filtrate, as it is correctly called, so I won’t be able to tell you if the Vegreen Vegan Mucin Toner and Serum, presented as a vegan alternative to popular things like the CosRX Advanced Snail Mucin Power Essence do live up to the original.     But judging…

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