Clinique Even Better Skin Tone Correcting Moisturizer Review

Wow. This is one hyped up product. And because of the hype, I have expectations. And I’m a super cynical skincare user. I don’t expect for products to actually work but I don’t expect for them, excuse me, to be ballsy enough to make such “serious” claims. Clinique went ballsy with their claims for Even Better Skin Tone Correcting Moisturizer. They claim that this moisturizer, formulated for all skin types that desire an even skin tone, will “instantly brighten and clarify”. Instantly?… Continue reading | 5 Comments


CeraVe Moisturizing Cream Review

CeraVe Moisturizing Cream

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This is one of my HG skincare products. And it’s cheap! CeraVe Moisturizing Cream is a product that I will continue to buy. It’s a simple moisturizing cream that I use on my face and body. I bought it back in August ’10 after I Am Nymphette suggested that I try it since our skin types are similar. She convinced me not to judge a tub of cheap-o moisturizer by its fugly packaging. Don’t you just love the power… Continue reading | 12 Comments


Juara Sweet Black Tea & Rice Facial Moisturizer Review

Juara Black Tea Moisturizer

Juara Sweet Black Tea & Rice Facial Moisturizer is a hydrating facial moisturizer formulated for normal to dry skin types. This moisturizer contains Kombucha and rice bran oil, an oil rich in fatty acids and Vitamin E. I’ve had wonderful experiences with Juara products that I have used in the past. This Sweet Black Tea & Rice Moisturizer has not let me down.

My Experience – I have normal skin. I have concerns with dullness… Continue reading | 3 Comments


L’Occitane Immortelle Brightening Moisture Cream Review

L’Occitane Immoretelle Brightening Moisture Cream is a lightweight gel-cream that claims to lighten dark spots, moisturize, and firm skin with organic immortelle essential oil, daisy flower, and fig. I know this is a bit sad, but the only reason I like this cream is because I love the way it smells.

The formula is super lightweight for my normal to dry skin. This would make a good night cream for me in the summer or a day cream with sunscreen layered over it. It doesn’t… Continue reading | 5 Comments

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Eight Lavender Body Moisture & Body Wash Review

Eight Body Moisture Products in Lavender

Over the years I have tried so many lavender body products. I have been looking for body products that smell like actual lavender flowers drying in the sun. I have found it. Eight Body Product line’s lavender is perfect. My search is over. Eight’s Lavender isn’t too “medicinal” and has that realistic, natural sweetness of lavender with just enough medicinal to make it aromatic. It smells just like the French lavender growing in my cottage garden.

Eight Body Moisture in Lavender