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Combo-dry skin holy grails!

Hey gals. Since I am mostly staying at home these days, I spent a lot of time on my skincare. I have explored a little bit of differernt types of products. Today, I would like to share my recent skincare routine. ❤ I have combination-dry skin and almost no acne. I have visible pores on both sides of my nose and I sometimes have cheek redness.  My routine is: ① Dior Prestige: La Micro-Lotion de Rose → ② Dior Prestige: La Micro-Huile de Rose → ③ Abeille Royale Youth Water Oil → ④ Abeille Royale Double R Serum 1) DIOR - Prestige Rose Micro-Lotion
Toner I use it like water, pouring it on a cotton pad then gently wiping my face with it in an opposite direction, finally pressing it with my warm palm to boost its absorption. 2) Serum Squeeze about two pumps onto your palm then press it on your face. Similar to the concentrate serum, it provides your skin with micronutrients. 3) GUERLAIN - Abeille Royale Youth Watery Anti-Aging Oil
+GUERLAIN - Abeille Royale Double R Serum
The Double R Serum helps minimize enlarged pores and correct problems such as skin dullness. It's more suitable for mature skin. For both, squeeze some onto your palm and apply on your face after it starts to dissolve. I'll usually wait for the first one to be fully absorbed before I apply the next one. After using it for two weeks, my skin felt more elastic and much softer. But it's not really done anything in terms of improving my pores. Both of the Dior products are more refreshing, while the two Abeille Royale products are a bit oily. So you need to pay attention to its absorption. You can choose either the Dior serum or the Abeille Royale Youth Water Oil.
Apr. 27, 2020
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Let the jelly do the thing • fall skincare
GUERLAIN - Abeille Royale Double R Serum Guerlain Double R Renew and Repair Serum feels amazing on the skin. I have combination dry skin. The honey helps a lot with its hydration and natural glow. The product smells a little too fragranced to me but fortunately my skin didn’t have any irritation. The serum is also effective in fighting again fine lines and loose skin. I’m happy with it overall. Love this rich formula for fall season. Key ingredients: Royal jelly - the precious substance produced by bees Ouessant honey - honey produced in Ouessant a UNESCO Biosphere reserve by Black bees with ultimate purity. Both ingredients are rich in animo acid, protein, vitamins and more! How to use: I apply the serum as a regular serum. It feels lightweight on the skin but it’s actually richer than my other serum products so I would only use toner before the serum and a layer of gel cream without oil. Use in the morning and night. I see improvement in loose skin and fine lines in about four weeks!
Believe the HYPE? No! I found my personalized skincare combo😜😜
I have combination-dry skin and have accidentally bought a lot of products I dislike. SK-II - Facial Treatment Essence (Pitera Essence) turned my combination-dry skin into sensitive, peeling skin with easily visible blood vessel dilation while the SK-II - R.N.A. Power Radical New Age Cream and the ESTĒE LAUDER - Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Multi-Recovery Complex increased my bumps, so I have been really careful to purchase the smallest size of these products to try them out. Finally, I found this perfect combination for dry skin. LA MER - The Treatment Lotion After cleansing, squeeze 3 drops and gently pat it on your face. It's non-greasy and it effectively reduces blood vessel dilation. GUERLAIN - Abeille Royale Youth Watery Anti-Aging Oiland GUERLAIN - Abeille Royale Double R Serum These two are definitely the perfect combination! Normally, I shake the Youth Watery Oil before use, then rub three drops of it between my palms until it's warm, then gently pat and massage it onto my face. After that, I apply the Renew and Repair Serum with the same steps, and it doesn't become pasty. This combination focuses on minimizing the appearance of pores. It doesn't feel oily on your nose and chin the next day as it effectively adjusts the skin's water-oil balance. It's also great in reducing blood vessel dilation and leaves the skin very supple. sisley - Ecological Compound People has very polarized opinions regarding this facial cream. I've experienced bumps after using it until I found a new way to use it. I'll squeeze one pump onto my palm, then rub it between my palms until it's warm and emulsified, then massage it onto my face until fully absorbed. Don't apply it onto your face directly after pumping it out. You have to wait until it's fully absorbed before proceeding to the next step. If you have combination-dry or sensitive skin with visible blood vessels and you want to maintain your skin stability, then you must try out this combination! You can see the difference in just a month!😍😍
My anti-aging serum choice — Abeille Royale youth watery oil👍
For anti-aging, I truly believe hydration is crucial. Hydration is something that was embedded at a very early age. I remember my very first moisturizer was the Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion; I was 14 at the time. I’ve had pretty decent skin; I have to give my mom credit for that. I also believe in good retinol and water; although I don’t drink enough.  GUERLAIN - Abeille Royale Youth Watery Anti-Aging Oil According to Guerlain, the Abeille Royale Youth Watery Oil is a revolutionary formula that combines the power of a serum, the richness of an oil, and the freshness of a lotion. Replenishing micro-drops of oil are released at the very last minute to leave your complexion looking radiant. Your skin appears instantly smoother, plumper, and revitalized. It offers the skin all the power of Guerlain-exclusive ingredients Ouessant black bee honey, highly concentrated in this balm, and royal jelly, which work together to combat visible and future signs of aging. The Ouessant Honey offers essential ingredients to revitalize the skin. It also contains Guerlain Exclusive Royal Jelly. This Royal Jelly is rich in exceptional nutrients and is a natural source of carbohydrates, proteins, lipids, and vitamins. It is produced in a protected environment and offers exceptional benefits for the skin. At first impression, I found the fragrance a bit off-putting. Don’t get me wrong; it smells beautiful! The scent was created by famous perfumer Thierry Wasser, and described as “sunshine nectar with notes of honey, fresh and airy fragrances.” I want to put it all over my body! But initially, I felt that I probably shouldn’t be putting something that smells this good on my face. I got over that quickly. I’m not sensitive to fragrance, and I do believe in the power of scent. I feel if a product smells amazing it just makes the experience more enjoyable. However, if you are sensitive to fragrance, you will not enjoy this face oil. The oil is not watery as the name describes, it feels rather rich to me which I don’t mind. Guerlain recommends that you press the oil into the skin and massage upwards. There’s a tutorial you can watch if you’re interested. I do the massage in the evening, but not in the mornings when I’m in a hurry. I don’t use oil every day: it’s expensive, and I don’t feel I need it every day. After I use it my skin feels a little tacky; but not uncomfortable or greasy. Immediately my skin feels supple and soft. It also works well under makeup, and I have mixed it with foundation and liked the results.  Overall, I enjoy the Abeille Royale Youth Watery Oil, and I’m happy with the purchase. My skin looks brighter and toned. And I feel my skin has been plumper and smoother since using it. However, I feel that if you’re in your twenties, you don’t need this product. I think it’s better suited for people in their late thirties or older. Would I repurchase it? Yes, it’s lovely, and I recommend it. 
$145😔VS.$32🤫 This is an excellent product to save your money💰💰💰
The essence is a product that concentrates the most valuable and effective components. So the essence is the most important step in the skincare process. But the problem comes, the essence is usually very expensive, it's very stressful for people who don't have a budget. If you have some trouble, follow me! My faith is that buy the right products, not the expensive ones. And Glamourflage Advanced Firming Royal Essence can be your right one!Glamourflage - Advanced Firming Royal Jelly Repair Essence This essence contains a royal jelly component, the same ingredient of Guerlain Abeille Royale Youth Watery Oil.GUERLAIN - Abeille Royale Youth Watery Anti-Aging Oil Royal jelly is a perfect natural source of carbohydrates, proteins, lipids, and vitamins to nurture skin. Besides, it also adds Proteoglycan IPC, Myrothamnus Flabellifolia Stem Extract, etc. The first thing I noticed was the cute packaging looks beautiful on my vanity. The Gold Foil in it is awesome! It instantly creates a sense of luxe, which I think is nicer than the little gold beads Guerlain oil.  The fragrance is quite strong and it lingers. As for the texture. Glamourflage essence is very thin, liquid like water, and does not feel oily and felt so light on my skin. When I put in my hand and rub it, it's absorbed very quickly. It is light, so you won’t end up with a thin film after layering. Then it comes to the effects, I have super dry skin and because of staying up late, my skin is dull and lifeless. After using this essence, my skin is absolutely well hydrated, plumper, and even. Applied in the morning and I feel so refreshed and leave my skin looking with a glow.  I love adding this product to my routine. Just a side note, Guerlain oil contains alcohol, if you have sensitive skin like me, do not hesitate to turn to Glamourflage, which is free of stimulants!
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