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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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DECIEM NIOD Survival 30 – A mineral sunscreen I can recommend? | Doctors Review

THIS BLOGPOST USES AFFILIATE LINKS AND CONTAINS PR (GIFTED ITEMS). I DID NOT RECEIVE ANY MONEY TO WRITE IT. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER.   I often get asked why I rarely review mineral sunscreens. The answer is simple: I usually absolutely hate them. But I do get that if you live in the US or have very reactive skin, they might be your only option, which is why today we will talk about the NIOD Survival 30, a tinted mineral sunscreen that I don’t hate.     I don’t love it…

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107 Beauty Chaga Jelly Low pH Cleanser – Why Chaga? | Doctors Review

THIS BLOGPOST USES AFFILIATE LINKS AND CONTAINS PR (GIFTED ITEMS). I DID NOT RECEIVE ANY MONEY TO WRITE IT. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER.   I admit that right until I wrote my review of the 107 CHAGA Jelly Low pH Cleanser, I had no idea what the “Chaga” did actually stand for. I mean, I looked at the ingredients briefly before I applied it the first time, but as it is a cleanser I did focus much more on texture and effect than on them.     Now that I know…

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Current Body Skin LED Light Therapy Mask – My 8 Week results! | 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   End of February I got sent the Current Body Skin LED Light Therapy Mask (329 € for the face mask, bundles with skincare and even a Foreo available on the website here) and I immediately put it to the test. You see, I had been toying with the idea of purchasing one for a while, I am in my mid 40s and…

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Purito Daily Go-To Sunscreen SPF 50+ – A worthy replacement? | 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 are the replacement after much drama, you can be sure you get a lot of attention. That is why I was excited to receive the Purito Daily Go-To Sunscreen SPF 50+ PA++++ , replacing the Purito Centella Unscented one that caused such a scene at the end of 2020. (More info: Purito Centella Unscented SPF – Puritogate)   I bet…

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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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Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant – Finally! | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCT MENTIONED IN THIS POST WERE PURCHASED MYSELF, LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   If you love a specific skincare ingredient like I love Salicylic Acid to help with my congestion and acne, you can only go so long until you give into the overwhelming urge to try everyone’s favorite, the gold standard, the Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant.   Yes, ladies and gentlemen, I have been using chemical exfoliants on my face for…

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107 Everyday Plump Hydro Cream – That 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    2021 Harper’s Bazaar Korean Beauty Award Winner and one of the Bestsellers on the 107 website – the 107 EVERYDAY PLUMP Hydro Cream came with a lot of praise. I still was a little hesitant though, as my friend Jenny from GeekyPosh called it “Dry skin’s dream texture” here and as you might know by now, my skin is far from being…

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Dr Sams’s Flawless Nightly Serum – Retinoids and Rosacea | 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 reviewed a lot of Dr Sam’s skincare products on here already. Some I liked, others not so much, but I figured I’d leave the most interesting one until last: The Dr Sam’s Flawless Nightly Serum. (More info: All my Dr Sam’s skincare reviews)     This serum combines quite a few interesting ingredients that might make it a great option…

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