Oils in skin care: Tea Tree oil

I haven't written a post in a while as I had a very intense period of stress in my life, having switched jobs twice in 6 months. To be honest I had not much motivation or energy besides tending to my basic bodily functions and needs. In a previous post I have mentioned stress as … Continue reading Oils in skin care: Tea Tree oil

Fantastic acne treatment: The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% and Alpha Arbutin 2%+ HA review

So I decided to finally talk about what I believe is the most effective acne treatment I have tried to date. These two are from The Ordinary and I thought it would be best to talk about them together as each of them do different things but at the same time complement each other. I … Continue reading Fantastic acne treatment: The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% and Alpha Arbutin 2%+ HA review

The benefits of Aloe Vera for Rosacea and Acne

I've decided that I'm going to talk about aloe vera in one post both for acne and rosacea. Why? Because aloe vera is one of those very rare remedies that work for both conditions. I find that most of the time acne products will be harsh on rosacea skin and certain products for rosacea might … Continue reading The benefits of Aloe Vera for Rosacea and Acne

La Roche-Posay Effaclar Duo[+] review

First of all I have to confess to really liking La Roche-Posay products. I normally like very natural stuff on my face but some french pharmacy brands have stolen my heart. Most products that La Roche-Posay put out is amazing in my opinion. Effaclar is no exception... I first started using Effaclar about 5 years … Continue reading La Roche-Posay Effaclar Duo[+] review

Oils in skincare: Hemp oil for acne

I have mentioned before in a few posts that I had acne for a long time now. As such, I am always on the lookout for new ways of treating / eliminating it. I came across a few articles regarding the benefits of Hemp oil for acne and I thought I'd try it. Having taken … Continue reading Oils in skincare: Hemp oil for acne

My experience with acne

I apologize in advance if this post is going to be way too long...I've got a lot to say. I have started this blog because I have always had skin issues and these issues began with acne about 20 years ago. Yes I know that is a tremendous amount of time to be suffering with … Continue reading My experience with acne