Top Skincare of 2018

As I was sorting through my beauty shelf in the New Year, taking stock of products, decluttering and clearing out old things, I realised 2018 was the year I took a different approach to skincare compared to the 2 years previously since I started my blog. Life was busy, so my skincare routine became more simplified with less steps. I tended to stick to products that I liked, repurchased favourites…

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KLAIRS Soft Airy UV Essence SPF50 PA++++ | REVIEW

**Disclaimer: PR gift from Wishtrend, but all thoughts and opinions provided in this review are my own and not influenced by the company in any way.** PRODUCT INFO: The Klairs Soft Airy UV Essence SPF 50 PA++++ is an everyday sun protector for sensitive skin. As is it water-based, it holds a gel-type texture to give a soft weightless and light finish. Also with its high SPF and PA level,…

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KOREAN SKINCARE ROUTINE 101: Sunscreen (Part 2 of 2)

**Previously: Sunscreen part 1** STEP 10: SUNSCREEN (Part 2 of 2) If you haven’t read part 1 please refer to the top link to read about what UV rays are and why it is so important to be wearing sunscreen everyday. This post will cover points 3-7. What are UV rays – the difference between UVA and UVB Why and when should we apply sunscreen? Mineral vs Chemical sunscreen What…

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KOREAN SKINCARE ROUTINE 101: Sunscreen (Part 1 of 2)

**Previously: Part 4: Moisturiser & Sleeping Mask** BREAKDOWN OF SKINCARE STEPS: In part 5 of this series, we will look at step 10 of the skincare routine: Oil Cleanser (Makeup remover) Facial Cleanser Exfoliator/Wash Off Mask* Toner First Treatment Essence Sheet Mask* Essence/Serum/Ampoule Eye Cream Moisturiser SUNSCREEN (Daytime) Sleeping Mask/Pack* (Night  time) (*Doesn’t need to be used everyday; usually a 1-2x weekly treatment) STEP 10: SUNSCREEN (Part 1 of 2) Sunscreen…

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