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Clinique Turnaround Concentrate

Posted on: October 26th, 2015 by Olena 46 Comments

Clinique Turnaround Concentrate

A leave-on exfoliator I swear by!

I began using Clinique Turnaround Concentrate around 5 years ago and since then I’m in love with this product. Although from time to time I take a break and try serums by other brands, I never get the same great results as I get with Clinique Turnaround Concentrate. To me, it’s simply the best, as it does make the difference to my skin and I do not even need to wait for long to … Read more

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Blemish Spot Treatment by Murad

Posted on: March 12th, 2015 by Olena No Comments

Murad_Blemish_Spot_Treatment

Blemish Spot Treatment is supposed to be used as soon as you feel that a blemish is developing and applied on an affected area 1 to 3 times daily. I expect from such products to sooth redness and to heal a blemish. And actually, that’s exactly what Murad company claims this treatment to do. But unfortunately Blemish Spot Treatment does not make any improvements in healing, it only makes a blemish to develop faster.

I still managed to use it … Read more

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Overnight Success Skin Renewal Serum by Elizabeth Arden

Posted on: February 23rd, 2015 by Olena No Comments

Overnight success serum by Elizabeth Arden

I have been using Overnight Success Skin Renewal Serum for the last 2 months. Whenever I used the serum, I always followed it with Good Night’s Sleep Restoring Cream by Elizabeth Arden.

The serum has the gel-like consistency and when it is applied to the skin, it feels similar to a silicone-based makeup primer. Actually, the 2nd and the 3rd ingredients are silicones. That’s why the serum feels so silky smooth on the skin.

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After using the serum … Read more

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Herbal Recovery Gel by Jurlique

Posted on: January 26th, 2015 by Olena No Comments

Jurlique herbal recovery gelRecently I decided to try more botanical skin care products and to compare their effectiveness with those, which contain chemical substances. So, as I had never bought anything by “Jurlique” before, I decided it was the right time to give a try to its Herbal Recovery Gel.

I have been using it twice a day for about 3 months before writing this review.

The gel is very lightweight, like most of the serums and concentrates. It feels a … Read more

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Vita Mineral Omega 3 Optimum Skin Serum Oil by REN

Posted on: December 11th, 2014 by Olena No Comments

Omega 3 by REN

The reason I bought Omega 3 oil by REN was to repair the lipid barrier, to restore moisture level and to reduce sensitivity of my skin after I’d had a bad experience with AHA exfoliation.

In a couple of days the moisture level of my skin was significantly improved. The skin looked more hydrated, the dry patches became less visible. In spite, my skin was not restored by 100%, the difference was still noticeable. The oil by REN managed to … Read more

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