SKINCARE

Want to know which skincare products truly work and which should be avoided? You can find our truthful opinions on a wide range of products from eye cream and moisturizer to UV screen and cleanser. We make an effort to pinpoint pimple-safe products as well as those that can potentially clog pores.

Check out this category if you want our honest assessment and recommendation of skincare products.

 

Must-read articles on Skincare

Project B Collagen Powder

15 Great Skincare, Makeup and Supplements emptied in 2019 | Product Empties (Vol. 3)

  Another half a year has gone by since I last shared my Product Empties. Make a guess how many products I’ve managed to empty in the first half of 2019. It’s 15 full-sized products. Whoa! That’s a lot by my standard. I’m so proud of myself! Heh! I’d deliberately forced myself to finish a beauty product before moving on …

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DHC Color Lip Cream

What I thought of DHC Lip Cream after 5 years (Incl. Swatch of DHC Color Lip Cream)

  Hey guys, let’s talk about one popular beauty product from Japan – DHC Lip Cream. I first reviewed this product in 2014. Since then, some things have changed. For instance, they now have tinted ones – DHC Color Lip Cream – which I’ll show you the swatch in a bit. I’ve also found out a few cons of this …

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L'Oreal Micellar Water

Review – Does L’Oreal Micellar Water Clean better than a Cleansing Oil?

  Ever since I reached my 40s, I found myself constantly battling dry and flaky skin. One thing I did recently was to switch to a different type of makeup remover. After a long search, I found L’Oreal Micellar Water. Being a long-time user of cleansing oil, I was concerned if Micellar Water would be as effective in removing stubborn …

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DHC Lip Cream

Review of DHC Lip Cream | Editor’s Favorite Overnight Lip Cream!

  (Update: This post was first published in Aug 2014. I’ve been using DHC Lip Cream for 5 years by now. Read through this original review and check out latest thoughts here. There are so many lip-moisturizing products out in the market. But what if you are just looking for one that you can wear at home or in bed! …

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Online Beauty Scams

Someone stole my before-after photos to con you into buying their skincare products: Online Beauty Scams

How do you avoid getting scammed by online beauty stores? Today, I’m going to show you how one dubious company stole my before-after photos and use them to cheat unsuspecting people into buying their beauty products. Read on and check out how these online scams work. I’ve intentionally left them unreported to let you get a quick glimpse of how …

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Clinique Take the day off eye makeup remover

Review of Clinique Take the Day Off Makeup Remover for Lids, Lashes & Lips

  Searching for an effective eye makeup remover? Today’s review will feature a good one. With Clinique Take the Day Off Makeup Remover for Lids, Lashes & Lips, you’ll only need one cotton pad to get rid of all eye makeup, including stubborn mascara. Sounds good? Let’s get to know this product a little better before you lay down your …

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PURITO Centella Green Level Buffet Serum

Review: PURITO Centella Buffet Serum Works like A Charm to Protect & Nourish Your Skin

  I’ve been testing a few skincare products recently but haven’t found one that I truly love until I started using PURITO Centella Green Level Buffet Serum. This product instantly soothed my dehydrated and irritated skin and healed it within two days. PURITO Centalla Buffet Serum has been my go-to serum ever since, and I use it at least twice …

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Ez-Link TRUST Programme

Read this before you sign up for a Spa Package: EZ-Link TRUST Programme

In 2016, I published a post that warns others of the common sales tricks used by spas. I’m glad to know that we now have a solution to protect consumers’ interest (your interest). With EZ-Link’s TRUST Programme, you’ll be protected because even if a spa closes down, you can get a refund on the unutilized portion of your prepaid package. …

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Top 30 Skincare and Makeup to Get from Japan (Updated in 2019)

  Love Japan Beauty Products as much as I do? I’ve spent the past few days updating the Japan Must-Buy List and I’m so glad to share that we now have 30 Freaking Awesome Japan Skincare and Makeup in this 2019 list. There are more to be added as I continue to test the new batch of products that I’ve …

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25 Things to Buy in Malaysia (2019): A Singaporean’s Perspective

What are the things worth buying from Malaysia? As many of you know, I travel to Malaysia frequently, at least twice a month. Over the years, I’ve figured out what are the stuff worth lugging back to Singapore. Obviously, with Singapore being the most expensive city in the world, many things may seem worthwhile to bring back from Malaysia, right? …

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Suncut Super Waterproof UV Protect Gel

Is Suncut Super Waterproof UV Protect Gel really waterproof?

  Hey guys, here’s another product from Japan that I wanna share with you today – Suncut Super Waterproof UV Protect Gel. So far, I’ve tested it under intense sun exposure when hiking in Taiwan, and swimming at Kuala Lumpur hotels during my latest getaway. Want to know if it works and whether it’s really waterproof? Let’s scrutinize Suncut Super …

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