Tag: retinoid

Step by Step Guide to Incorporating Actives for Your Skincare Routine

In my previous post whereby I talked about how to introduce actives to your skincare routine, I promised that I’ll give you a step by step guide on what to do. As I’ve already mentioned before (and also kept repeating) in my previous post, it’s best to take it slow when you want to add any actives to your skincare routine and give each … Read More Step by Step Guide to Incorporating Actives for Your Skincare Routine

Review – Pestle & Mortar Superstar Retinol Night Oil

Photo taken from official website¬†pestleandmortar.com I came across the Irish brand Pestle & Mortar when Caroline Hirons (the super famous UK skincare blogger) claimed that their Superstar Retinol Night Oil is “the best retinol I’ve used outside of a prescription“. With a claim like that, and especially from one who’s known to be a skincare guru, how could I not check that product out?! … Read More Review – Pestle & Mortar Superstar Retinol Night Oil

Review – Differin Gel 0.1%

Photo taken from official Differin website Differin Gel contains a powerful prescription-strength retinoid called adapalene in concentrations of both 0.1% and 0.3% respectively. According to their official website, “adapalene adjusts the speed of skin cell turnover to make sure your skin goes through the right process, creating a healthier environment for skin.¬†Regulating skin cell turnover to a normal rate helps to keep the pores … Read More Review – Differin Gel 0.1%