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    9 Best Soothing Ingredients For Irritated And Sensitive Skin

    What are the best soothing ingredients for irritated and sensitive skin? Or just to soothe a bad rash? Maybe you used a skincare product your skin doesn’t like. Or you’ve stayed in the sun a little too long. Or you’re dealing with another rosacea outbreak. Whatever the reason, your skin is now a big, red […]


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    The Cheapest Dupe For Skinceuticals CE Ferulic

    Looking for a dupe for Skinceuticals CE Ferulic? There are many around. They cost 1/3 or a 1/2 of the price, but even that will set you back $50 or higher. What are you supposed to do if you’re on a strict budget? Get resigned to get wrinkles?! Fret not, my smart friend. I won’t […]


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    Are They Dupes?: Creme De La Mer VS Nivea Creme

    When I reviewed Creme De La Mer, I compared it to Nivea Creme. The two have more in common than the fancy seaweed cream dares to admit. But just how similar are they? Could you just use Nivea Cream as a dupe of La Mer – and save yourself hundreds of dollars each year without […]


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    Can You Use Serum As Makeup Primer?

    I am a Paula’s Choice fan girl. When she speaks skincare, I usually listen. But when I came across a certain video by her Skincare Team (I’d link to it, but it has since been removed), I did a double take. The lovely Desiree was talking serums and mentioned you can use them as primers, […]


  • Skinceuticals CE Ferulic VS Phloretin CF: Which One Is Better?

    Which Skinceuticals vitamin C serum is better: CE Ferulic or Phloretin CF? CE Ferulic is the original Vitamin C serum, the one that truly put Vitamin C on the block and was copied by pretty much everyone else in the industry. So I’m not sure why Skinceuticals would have feel the need to release another Vitamin […]