Paula’s Choice Sunscreen SPF 50

Paula’s Choice Sunscreen SPF 50, 148ml, £23.00 SPF 50 Broad Spectrum Non-organic vs organic? Organic (traditionally called chemical). Main SPF active ingredients? Avobenzone Homosalate Octisalate…

Paula’s Choice Optimal Results Hydrating Cleanser

You need this if…

You have normal to dry skin and want a one stop product (suitable for AM and PM double cleanse).

You don’t need this if…

You have 75 cleansers on your shelf. Show some restraint Doris. (me).

SENSITIVE/SENSITISED SKINS – WINTER

Winter can be problematic for even the sturdiest skins, but is particularly harsh on sensitive or sensitised skins. Firstly, it’s helpful to know whether you…

WINTER SKIN ROUTINES – YOUR A.M. LINE-UP

It’s been a few years since I posted this Cheat Sheet about Winter Skin so I thought I’d take a quick look at it again this…

Tested on animals/Sold in China

By far the most-asked question on the blog recently has been ‘Why do you say ‘Tested on animals/Sold in China’? in your reviews?. The simple…

Meeting Paula Begoun

Oh lovely people! So today I went along and met the brilliant Paula Begoun and her co-author Bryan Barron. We chatted for over two hours…

Paula’s Choice Resist 2% BHA Daily Pore-Refining Treatment

I’ve been using Paula’s Choice BHA 2% on and off for a few months now. What is it? ‘Wrinkles and breakouts at the same time?…

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 –…