Sheet masks!

It occurs to me that I have not been very good about recording what sheet masks I’ve tried out. While my  local TJMaxx did not stock popular AB brands like My Beauty Diary or Naisture or Leaders, they did have a crap ton of other brands I’d never heard of like Global Beauty Care. (I … More Sheet masks!

Day 3

Well, that’s a bummer. Patch testing of Skinfood Black Sugar Cleansing Water has shown that it breaks me out. I’d been testing to see how well it cleans my skin in the morning. I’d just swiped a cotton swab on my right cheek, followed the instructions for not washing it off, and proceeded with the … More Day 3

Move over Lolita!

I am obsessed with lip products. This is because I can’t go anywhere without at least 2 -3 lip products to keep my poor, wide lips moisturized. I am the kind of person that if I forget to put on chapstick/lipbalm/lipstick on my lips, they will dry out, peel, crack, and bleed in the space … More Move over Lolita!

Humble pie – or I should have listened to everyone else about patch testing.

So. Over the course of a week, I noticed that my skin was getting little, angry red bumps. At first, I thought it was due to all the house work we’ve been doing lately on fixing up the house we bought. (The ceilings hadn’t been painted in 30 years, to start. They’re getting painted and … More Humble pie – or I should have listened to everyone else about patch testing.

A mini-rant on the need for crittical thinking

So, I was looking into micellar water because I noticed the angry bumps on my skin haven’t exactly been happy with my cleansing routine lately. (This is probably more related to not changing the pillow cases on a regular basis, as my significant other is also prone to these breakouts.) I noticed that certain portions of … More A mini-rant on the need for crittical thinking

Ingredient List: Skinfood Black Sugar

It occurs to me that I was a tad remiss in my reviews yesterday. Here’s the ingredient list for the Skinfood Black Sugar Cleansing Oil: Ingredients: Mineral Oil, PEG-20 Glyceryl Triisostearate, Octyldodecanol, Sorbeth-30 Tetraoleate, Cetyl Ethylhexanoate, Polysorbate 20, Triethylhexanoin, Water, Sorbitan Sesquioleate, 1,2-Hexanediol, Alcohol Denate., Hydrogenated Lecithin, Cholesterol, Ceramide 3, Dimethicone, Tocopheryl Acetate, Sodium PCA, … More Ingredient List: Skinfood Black Sugar