Category Archives: Face Cream

Clinique Pore Refining Solutions Correcting Serum Review

I always felt like I had huge pores around my T-zone area, especially these mini acne scars I have on my nose resulting from puberty.  I’ve tried to use retin-a-micro, my trusty acne/anti-wrinkle/skin refining cream with no avail.  I’ve tried … Continue reading

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What is BB Cream?

My new skincare/makeup addiction is to BB cream (short for blemish balm).  I admit that I’m a little slow to the trend as it has been popular in Asia since 2005.  BB cream was initially used by dermatologists to help … Continue reading

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Comfort Zone Skincare

As a result of my days with horrible acne in the teenage years, not only has my nose been scarred with large open pores that won’t go away, but blackheads and whiteheads have remained especially in the T-zone. The other … Continue reading

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Lancome Primordiale

In my endless quest for wrinkle prevention, I purchased Lancome’s Primordiale Night Skin Recharge, a night cream from Lancome’s wrinkle prevention line aimed for younger skin.  At the time, I alternated between this at night and the Biotherm by day as … Continue reading

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Kiehl’s Abyssine Lotion

So I blogged earlier about Kiehl’s Abyssine Cream.  Guess what?  I’ve also used the lotion version!  Surprise surprise!  This is the remnants of my finished bottle. What can I say?  Although it is lighter than the cream, it is definitely … Continue reading

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Biotherm Biopur

One summer while vacationing in Hong Kong for a few weeks, not only was the heat unbearable, but it was causing large pores and oily skin.  My solution?  March to the closest Sasa and pick up a new face cream … Continue reading

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Clinique Dramatically Different Lotion

Clinique is well known cosmetic company, in particular for its skincare line that is touted as tested both by dermatologists and for allergies.  This is reflected by the salespeople in white lab coats by the counter.  I used Clinique for … Continue reading

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Philosophy Hope in a Jar

I have always found Philosophy to be an interesting brand, selling various lines of skin care products, makeup, bath and body and even fragrances.  I think they do a very good job in naming their products with fragrances like amazing … Continue reading

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Why use night cream?

This morning, a thought suddenly occurred to me – why do we have both day and night cream and what is the difference between the two? Day creams tend to be lighter in comparison to its night counterpart because we run around … Continue reading

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Biotherm Aquasource

For the past 4-5 years, my standard go to cream (other than the occasional experiment to different brands) was Biotherm’s Aquasource gel moisturizer after I’d moved on from H2O.  Although the two are similar, what I particularly loved about Aquasource was … Continue reading

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