Retinols

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Tried & Tested: AVON ANEW Reversalist Infinite Effects Night Treatment Cream | …

So FINALLY: the cream I’ve been sitting on for 8 months is here and I can talk about it! Avon’s Infinite Effects is released today…

Jordan Samuel Skin Etoile with Retinol Treatment Oil and reader …

Describe the brand in three words. Small. Trustworthy. USA. Who is it for? All skins, particularly those interested in reversing signs of ageing without irritation.…

Differin Gel

Describe the brand in three words. Over the counter (in the US)! FINALLY. Who is it for? Everyone over the age of 12, especially acne…

Beauty Myths No. 19 – ‘Pat dry’

This may seem like a strange one, so the context is important. I am always asked about routines and the order of using products. There…

FAQs from the Fave Fives

If you’re a regular reader you will know that I am currently stopping my kids from killing each other daily on a really peaceful holiday…

Fave Fives: Retinols (Vitamin A)

Hi Everyone! A much-requested start to the retinol discussion.  I’ll try and answer as many comments as possible but am about to go away for…

Dr Brandt Glow Overnight Resurfacing Serum

What is it? ‘A potent nighttime skin renewal serum with retinol.’ Who is it for? People looking for the extra boost that retinols give. Vitamin…

Cheat Sheet – How to use a vitamin A product

My most frequently-asked-questions have all been about retinol in recent weeks. I thought I would answer the most popular questions, both on social media and…

Paula’s Choice Clinical 1% Retinol Treatment

What is it? ‘Sun damage that won’t go away? Wrinkles keeping you up at night? Don’t get mad, get powerful.’ or in other words –…