Ingredient Spotlight: Bifida Ferment Lysate

One of my college roommates was obsessed with drinking kombucha, a rather expensive habit for a college student, so she made her own. At any given time, there were two jumbo sized mason jars that sat on our bookshelf in which resided a pancake sized and shaped SCOBY that would scare many an unsuspecting visitor. … Continue reading Ingredient Spotlight: Bifida Ferment Lysate

Olivarrier Emollient Extra Comfort Cream Review

Disclaimer: This item was purchased by me. There are no affiliate links. Product Name Olivarrier Skin Barrier pH 5.5 Emollient Extra Comfort Cream Country of Origin South Korea Where does it fit in your routine? This is a moisturizing cream. Use before sunscreen in the morning or as the last step at night. Size and … Continue reading Olivarrier Emollient Extra Comfort Cream Review

Glossier Priming Moisturizer Rich Review

This is the second product Glossier developed by sourcing input from their readers and since I liked their cleanser ok, I wanted to give this a try. However, whereas with the Milky Jelly Cleanser, Glossier was able to develop something innovative and stand-out in the oversaturated cleanser market, they've done the exact opposite with this moisturizer. What they seem … Continue reading Glossier Priming Moisturizer Rich Review

Dr.Ci:Labo Aqua-Collagen-Gel Enrich-Lift-Ex Review

Seeing "Dr." in the name of a skincare product usually kills any interest I have in it. Not only is the product guaranteed to lack any skincaretainment value but I also don't like it when brands pander to "serious skincare" seekers. There have been two exceptions to this rule: Dr. Jart, which pretty consistently churns out products … Continue reading Dr.Ci:Labo Aqua-Collagen-Gel Enrich-Lift-Ex Review