A luxurious nourishing cleansing balm for winter

We all know how important it is to take our makeup off, and the best way to do a thorough job is to start by using a micellar water to remove most of it, then following up with a cleansing oil to remove any last remnants. As someone with sensitive skin, I try to minimize the use of cotton pads to avoid irritating my skin, so I choose powerful and effective makeup removers that can remove my makeup in less than three minutes without needing many cotton pads. If you’ve read my best cleansing oils post you will already know…

The Korean beauty secret to brighter skin: a dull skin savior

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I’m about to tell you how I managed to wake up with the clearest and brightest skin of my life after less than a month of using this Korean beauty product. I have a never-ending love for it, and it is my all-time favourite skincare product. In fact, I love it so much that I have got through two bottles, opened a third, and have two new unopened bottles hidden in my beauty closet just in case it is ever discontinued.

Cleansing Oils Best Picks

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  I’ve been using cleansing oils and cleansing balms as my main makeup removing method for the past 7 years instead of using milk and wipes*, which tend to badly irritate my skin. Cleansing oils allow you to remove all your makeup, even stubborn waterproof makeup, in a matter of minutes and without irritating the skin.  A lot of people still mistakenly believe cleansing oils are only suitable for dry skin, but on the contrary all skin-types (including oily and acne-prone) can use them without fearing breakouts if they use ones with the right ingredients. *Except the Kao Biore Cleansing…