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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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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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The Inkey List Symbright Moisturizer – Underwhelmed | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO:  PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST WERE PURCHASED MYSELF, LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   As someone that was pretty careless when it comes to sun protection in their youth, brightening my hyperpigmentation is definitely among the top skincare concerns. Call your product brightening and I am easily convinced to give it a go – case in point: The Inkey List Symbright Moisturizer that I am going to review for you today. (More info: The different types of…

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The Inkey List Hyaluronic Acid Cleanser – Who is it best for? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST IS PURCHASED MYSELF, LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   Come spring I am all about hydrating my skin to get rid of the winter dullness, and we all know that the best way to keep skin hydrated is to avoid stripping it when you cleanse. (More info: How you need to change your skincare in spring) So I decided to purchase The Inkey List Hyaluronic Acid Cleanser to see how it would…

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The Inkey List Succinic Acid Blemish Treatment – Controversy | Doctors Review

21ADVERTISEMENT INFO: PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST WERE PURCHASED MYSELF AND LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   When The Inkey List Succinic Acid Blemish Treatment was launched there was so much controversy, I almost didn’t buy it. Certified “Clean by Sephora” in December 2020 and featuring Succinic Acid as name giving ingredient it seemed to be part of a move away from science-driven products and towards questionable marketing by a brand that I, as has been made abundantly clear…

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The Inkey List Fulvic Acid Cleanser – What is Fulvic Acid? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THE PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST WERE PURCHASED BY ME. LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER  Is the Fulvic Acid lending its name to The Inkey List Fulvic Acid Brightening Cleanser as exciting as Glycolic, Tranexamic or Hyaluronic Acid are? (More info: Tranexamic Acid for hyperpigmentation and Everything you need to know about Hyaluronic Acid) To be honest, I don’t think so.   But that doesn’t mean that this cleanser is one you should pass on. Why? That…

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The Inkey List PHA Toner – Who is it best for? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THE PRODUCTS MENTIONED IN THIS POST WERE PURCHASED BY ME. LINKS USED ARE AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER I did an ingredient deep dive on polyhydroxy acids or PHA two weeks ago, really getting into the research behind this kind of acids, and then figured: Which better time than to follow that up with a review of The Inkey List PHA Toner, one of the few products on the market that actually use PHA separately instead of mixing them in…

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The Inkey List Alpha Arbutin Serum – The secret weapon against hyperpigmentation? | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THIS PRODUCT WAS PURCHASED WITH MY OWN MONEY. LINKS USED MAY BR AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE THE BLOGPOST. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER   Summer is gone and what is left to remind me is the stubborn hyperpigmentation on my temples that keeps reappearing no matter how diligently I apply my sunscreen. And yes, hyperpigmentation is usually not something you get rid of once and for all, no matter how hard you try. Prevention is key here! (More info: What is hyperpigmentation?)     What better…

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The Inkey List Tranexamic Acid Night Treatment | Doctors Review

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THIS BLOG POST USES AFFILIATE LINKS AND PR-SAMPLES. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE IT. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER.   In my last haul (you can find it here) I showed you The Inkey List Tranexamic Acid Night Treatment, purchased for my sister as part of a skincare routine to target hyperpigmentation. When I looked through the archives though, I realized I still owe you the detailed review!     The only explanation is that I purchased and used it in 2020, when my whole schedule went out of…

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Huge Summer Skincare Haul featuring Olaplex, Geek & Gorgeous and a lot of sunscreen | Doctor Anne

ADVERTISEMENT INFO: THIS BLOG POST CONTAINS GIFTED ITEMS (PR) AND USES AFFILIATE LINKS. I RECEIVED NO MONEY TO WRITE IT. PLEASE READ DISCLAIMER.  I tend to plan my reviews several weeks in advance. I mean, I have to make sure that I am not trying to introduce two different brightening serums at the same time and in general prevent my face from falling off. And if you ever over exfoliated your face, you know that “face falling off” is a very accurate description of what happens!     It means…

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