My favorite Glycolic Acid Toner
SATURDAY SKIN - Pore Clarifying Toner 10% Glycolic Acid + Pore Control Complex
Saturday Skin 😍
A few weeks ago I received my giveaway products from Saturday Skin! I was kindly gifted 🥺 SATURDAY SKIN - Pore Clarifying Toner 10% Glycolic Acid + Pore Control Complex: This toner helps to smooth and refines skin appearance with an effective dose of 10% glycolic acid. •Key Ingredients -Glycolic Acid: Effectively exfoliates skin and minimizes the look of pores -Pore Control Complex: A blend of Tea Tree Oil, Witch Hazel, Red Clover; antioxidant-rich & synergistically works to balance skin while enhancing the look of the pore structure -Sodium PCA: Supports skin's natural moisture factor Retail Price: $30 USD 🌊SATURDAY SKIN - Waterfall Glacier Water Cream: This is an anti-aging glacier water cream that delivers mineral-rich moisturizer while protecting skin from free radicals. •Key Ingredients -Alaska Glacier Water: Mineral-rich water protects skin and visibly hydrates -Xpertmoist: A fusion of ferment extract and amino acids that shields skin while improving skin vitality -Iceland Moss: Calms and reduces the appearance of redness Retail Price: $39 USD 🍊SATURDAY SKIN - Yuzu Vitamin C Sleep Mask: This is a jelly textured mask that contains three times more vitamin C than any other citrus. This mask works overnight to soothe skin, support better barrier function, and improve dryness of the skin. •Key Ingredients -Yuzu: Delivers powerful antioxidants and vitamins to protect skin from daily stressors and enhance visible radiance -Niacinamide: Minimizes the look of pores and improves uneven tone and texture -Retinol: Smooths and refines the appearance of skin’s texture while visibly enhancing radiance and addressing signs of aging Retail Price: $29 USD 👀SATURDAY SKIN - Wide Awake Brightening Eye Cream with Avocado: This is a lightweight eye cream that is formulated with powerful antioxidant, avocado protein, and a peptide complex. •Key Ingredients -Date Seed Extract: High in antioxidant properties that boost the look of vitality -Avocado Protein Extract: Boost hydration and moisture barrier protection -Hyaluronic acid: Visibly improves skin’s hydration and suppleness Retail Price: 15ml $25 USD 30ml $46 USD 🧼SATURDAY SKIN - Rub-A-Dub Refining Peel Gel: This refining peel gel cleanses skin and improves dullness with natural fruit enzymes. •Key Ingredients -Papain (Papaya): Promotes the look of smoother, brighter skin due to its antioxidant-rich properties -Bromelain (Pineapple): Assists in gentle exfoliation -Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Polysaccharides: Helps to calm and nurture skin’s appearance Retail Price: $28 USD I am super thankful for these gifted items and I cannot wait to try them out!
Saturday Skin Favs
Love all the three products from Saturday skin. It’s great that the product is instagrammable, but Saturday skin is more than just a pretty face... it works great and delivers the result it promises. WIDE AWAKE BRIGHTENING EYE CREAM As far as eye creams go, this is one of the best I’ve used. The texture is more of a dense souffle-like gel than a cream. It hydrates and strengthens the delicate skin around the eyes,helping to reduce puffiness and dark circles. RUB-A-DUB REFINING PEEL GEL This is an exfoliator with a difference… Simply massage the gel into your face as you rub, the formula picks up the impurities and dead skin that clogs pores, causing it to visibly peel off in tiny balls. The result is super-smooth, exfoliated skin, but without the sting that acids and scrubs have. PORE CLARIFYING TONER This toner helps to address the look of skin tone and texture. It has witch hazel, tea tree oil, and red clover. The blend helps create the appearance of a smooth, pore-less complexion.
Pixi Glow Tonic
I’d rather get coal than the Pixi Glow Tonic! I don’t usually have products that just absolutely don’t work out for me but there is this one! And one that the masses love! The product: Glow Tonic that helps deeply clean pores by removing excess oil and impurities. My impressions: so I tried this out and then went to bed and when I woke up I had huge pimples and random bumps everywhere I use the toner, t-zone and chin. The only new product I incorporated into my routine m so I know it was that. Don’t know whether it was just my skin or the other products either way was not pretty. How it worked for my dry skin: it was very hydrating but I can’t really attest to how it was because I used it once and had such a bad effect then I never thought how dry my skin was more was thinking what are these little bumps and how did I get these pimples so fast. Length of use: one use Cost: for a big one $29 Recommend: I know so many love it but I’m not sure why I had such adverse reaction. I don’t have extremely sensitive skin and usually my skin can handle a bit. So can’t recommend just from my reaction to it. Repurchase: nope, I love The Ordinary, and Youth To The People Toner much better! Overall rating:pixi - Glow Tonic just cause I can’t rate lower... have you tried Glow Tonic and what are your thoughts?
𝐉𝐚𝐝𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐏𝐮𝐫𝐢𝐟𝐲𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐓𝐨𝐧𝐞𝐫 PRODUCT INFO: Jadience Herbal Formulas uses adaptogenic herbs and contains a minimum of 25% active herbal ingredients that: 🖤 Improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles. 🖤 Diminish blemishes. 🖤 Stimulate healthy skin collagen production. 🖤 Protects your skin from environmental damage. This powerful, anti-aging facial toner will firm, lift, brighten and purify your skin. Expect it to provide a refreshing experience every time you cleanse your beautiful face. 100% Natural | Alcohol-Free Toner | NO Mineral Oil | Phthalate-Free l Paraben-Free | NO Color or Dye. KEY INGREDIENTS: Herbal extracts (snow parsley, licorice root, mulberry bark, flowering quince fruit, white mulberry leaf, angelica, fang fend, ginseng), glycerin (plant sources), green tea extract, natural lemongrass scent, jade powder. MY THOUGHTS: I love an all-natural skincare product. Especially toners because I find that they are less drying. The smell is herbaceous but lovely and not overwhelming for those of you that are sensitive to scents. I don't have large pores, but I do have ones I notice around my nose and this has really shrunk those since I started using. For me, this has meant less breakouts from summer sweat. This is a great K-beauty skincare product that I highly recommend. My only complaint is that it only comes in 4 fl oz (but is also available in a refreshing mist option). Highly recommend.
Sahajan 🥥 FAVE OR MEH?
I’ll just start with the verdict: FAVE 🌟 Why? a skincare line that shows more immediate results compared to most brands it’s where Ayurvedic wisdom meets science it’s local to Canada (made in Toronto), with ethical ingredient sourcing sahajan - Balance Toner Key ingredients: Moringa oil (antioxidant, removes impurities), Rose water (soothing), Orange+lemon+bilberry extracts (gentle exfoliation) smoothens out skin texture overtime, with gentle exfoliation. I like to use it for minimizing breakouts and quickly clearing up blemish scars. Also it’s such a good deal for your buck at $40 CAD. I’ve had mine since November and with nearly daily use, I still have half of a bottle left! sahajan - Nourish Face Cream Key ingredients: Triphala (antioxidant), Gotu kola (firming), Coconut oil (nourishing) I started using this in the winter as I assumed it to be a little too dense back when I was introduced to it in the summer; however, it absorbs into the skin so well! I like to use it on top of my hydration serum, especially before applying makeup, as it slightly mattifies the skin with a hint of a natural glow. sahajan - Radiance Eye Cream Key ingredients: Coconut oil (hydrating), Honey (repairing), Triphala (brightening), Neem (anti-inflammatory) Though, this is a pretty new addition to my skincare routine, I really enjoy this eye cream experience. It absorbs super well and is really hydrating. Great for wearing at night after going crazy on the eyes with makeup or just to look more awake! 👀 I’d also like to add that usually I wouldn’t use coconut oil on my face, as it broke me out in high school, but this line uses it in an effective, non pore-clogging way 👏🏽
juvaskincare One special ingredient in Juva’s products is Fullerene. Fullerene has an antioxidant potential that can neutralize free radicals from our everyday pollution and stress.This ingredient won the Nobel prize, and its antioxidant capacity is 172 times higher than that of vitamin C!! Fullerene is very stable in high temperature or highly contaminated environment. ✨-Brightening Enhancer This is similar to a toner. It claims to restore skin radiance. I like to spritz this after cleanser. It absorbs really well and quickly. There is barely any scent to this product. It leaves my face soft. ✨-Brightening Essence This contains a high concentration of Fullerene. I have been using is for about 2 weeks. My skin has been feeling very soft and skin tone is brighter after using these products. ✨-Brightening Lotion -It contains sunflower seed oil, shea butter, glycerin, and fullerene. This has a lightweight creamy texure that goes on skin efforlessly. It absorbs well. This is a good moisturizer for the summer because it is lightweight. I, however, use another cream on top of this in the evening. ✨-Brightening Facial Jelly- It contains cucumber extract and ginseng root extract. It is supposed to provide hydration to your skin. I definitely love using this when my face needs extra TLC. Overall, these products are good and gentle products. They don’t have strong fragrance; actually, none at all to me beside the jelly mask. My skin feels and looks refreshed and brighten after using these for 2 weeks.
I'm going to bring you two brands that I recently discovered . lingskincare formulate their products using a holistic philosophy merging traditional Asian beauty principles with State-of-the-Art ingredients. 🌿Triple Action Exfololiator formulates with pineapple enzymes, crushed almonds, and honey. It claims to erase impurities and dead skin. I use this twice a week. I was expecting this to be stripping since most exfoliators are. But this leaves my face so so soft every time. A must try from this brand. 🌿Replenish Hydrator contains Hyaluronic Acid and Rose water. This toner helps balance my skin and makes it super soft! I use this every day and oh my love love. 🌿Moisture Replenish Serum contains,hyaluronic acid,bamboo, lotus, and water lily. It claims to hydrate, firming, and diminish the look of fine lines. This definitely a great hydration serum. My skin is plumper nowadays. 🌿DNA DONOTAGE CELLULAR YOUTH EXTENSION CREAM.Infused with Teprenone, hylarunonic acid, and squalane.Teprenone was recognized with a Nobel Prize for its ability to help skin appear healthier looking and younger-acting. It claims to reduce wrinkles and fine lines. This cream is thick and very moisturizing., After using these altogether for more than a month every day. I highly reccomend this brand.
ORIGINS DR. ANDREW WEIL For ORIGINS™ Mega-Mushroom Relief & Resilience Soothing Treatment Lotion Essence: lightweight (like water) Benefit: soothing and relieving skin Skin type: All skin types Main ingredients: organic oil from flowers and mushrooms 🍄 REVIEW: If you have sensitive skin or your face has redness or irritation from the sun, pollution, or blemishes, this lotion will really help heal and soothe the skin. Your skin will be stronger and not as sensitive. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 5/5 stars highly recommend
ORIGINS-Dr. Andrew Weil For Mega-Mushroom Relief & Resilience Soothing Treatment Lotion Limited Edition
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