The Ordinary Advanced Retinoid 2% // Deciem

In the past I have enjoyed the results from using Vitamin A topical creams, they are great for improving skin tone and texture. When I used a Vitamin A cream before I only every got them in a prescription from seeing a dermatologist. I was always weary of purchasing any kind of retinoid or retinol cream outside of a pharmacy, because firstly they can be quite costly and secondly, I was always quite dubious of their ingredient lists and the concentration of Vitamin A they contained. Thanks to Deciem, because they have made Vitamin A way more affordable and accessible to all.

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February Favorites

I suck at keeping up with monthly favorites, and truthfully I never feel like I have enough favorites to justify sharing. I think I just need to get over that seeing as I haven't come across any "blogger law" dictating a minimum product requirement for monthly favorites. Last month I finally tried out some mehron cosmetics, mostly due to my seeing some amazing artists online whose work I admire listing mehron in their product list.

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Cruelty-Free Exfoliator // Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant

I tried my first powdered cleanser/exfoliator thanks to Dermalogica. I was not quite sure what to expect from it; I have not spent much effort looking into this format of exfoliator much before, though I have heard of it in passing before in the hip apothecary indie skincare world. To see this from a huge brand name like Dermalogica is very exciting. I am a big fan of Dermalogica skincare so I was very willing and eager to try out this new release from them.

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