In my search for a good moisturizer, I picked this up after my encounter with the body shop Vitamin E moisturizer which did not really impress me. So, did I like the body shop seaweed moisturizer? The Body Shop Seaweed Oil-Control Gel Creme Product Review Price : Rs 1,195 for 50ml I picked this up when the sales guy recommended me this when I asked him for something which is non-oily and hydrating and would go well with summers without making my skin too sticky or too shiny. So, did the … [Read more...] about The Body Shop Seaweed Oil-Control Gel Creme
Updated from 22nd September, 2013. If you have been following me for a long time, you would already be aware that I love facial oils. I have tried the carrier oils and the blended ones both and the best one till date was the grapeseed oil. I used one from soulflower but I am sure it would be the same in any brand. So, if you are looking for a good moisturizer or night cream, I would definitely suggest the grapeseed oil. I love oils. In fact, so much so that I would love to own all the … [Read more...] about All about Facial Oils!
Updated from 25th January, 2015. A forgotten post which clarifies a lot about our skin care confusions related to moisturization and why skin is dry. Did you know hydration and moisturization are two different things and they come under two different skin problem categories. A skin can both be dehydrated and unmoisturized or it could just be dehydrated or just be unmoisturized. This winter has been particularly dry in the city and after ages of time, I experienced flaky and cracked skin! … [Read more...] about Do you know why your Skin is Dry?
The vichy aqualia thermal dynamic hydration serum was one of the most disappointing products for me I used in the last year. Did it stay so? Let us check out. Vichy Aqualia Thermal Dynamic Hydration Serum Product Review Price : Rs 1,850 for 30ml Availability : Amazon | Flipkart Skin Type Since this is a hydrating serum, it is meant for all skin types from dry to mature to oily. Texture and Fragrance The Vichy aqualia thermal dynamic hydration serum is a very runny liquid which is … [Read more...] about Vichy Aqualia Thermal Dynamic Hydration Serum
Taking care of acne prone skin is a different deal altogether. And, it starts with basic steps. Hey Swati. I just wanted to ask is it okay to use besan on face for pimples with curd daily. Will it reduce my pimples? And, can I use potato juice daily on my face? Please suggest how many times in a day should I use it? This is a question which I come across quite often, while checking out the comments or while checking out other blogs. So, I thought it might be a good idea to write about … [Read more...] about Reader’s Query – Taking Care of Acne prone Skin
H20 plus Face Oasis reminds me of the crystal clear waters of the Kilim Geoforest Park in Langkawi. The marine smell and the appealing aquamarine blue of the product with its watery texture serves up to its claims. I had spotted this product for the first time on My Women Stuff and was obsessed with getting it. H20 plus is easily available in India and you can get it at any counter in Shopper's Stop so let that not deter you if you are satisfied with the review. Why did I get this? For a very … [Read more...] about H20 plus Face Oasis Hydrating Treatment Product Review
What do you do when getting bored in an airport? Check out what to eat? Window shopping? Actual shopping like I do sometimes? Or, simply take a book and read? Or, spend time in a skin care shop which is best pass time for me? On one such a trip back home, I was on the lookout for the best body oil. And, what I do is enter the Forest Essentials to buy their absolutely amazing Mashobra Honey body oil. I love it. It smells divine and lingers on the skin for whole night and I just can not get over … [Read more...] about Is Forest Essentials Bengal Tuberose the best Body Oil?
Do you have an oily skin? Mine is not oily but combination which tends to get dry. Still, I tried this cleanser for oily skin. This face wash was an amazing find during my vacation. An amazing vacation. Anyways, coming back to the reality, I find myself in my living room instead of the gorgeous beaches and sand and clear skies. Uhhh...what day dreams! This face wash is supposed to control the oil and is SLS free. Now, let me detail my experience with this face wash. Clean and Clear Deep … [Read more...] about Clean and Clear Deep Action Cleanser for Oily Skin Product Review
This new year I decided that I would not let even a single day pass off without doing anything significant. And, here we are already six days in the new year. You would have already noticed that I am posting everyday for the last two weeks. And, I am trying my level best to keep it up. The aim is to post every weekday for this year. And, as I mentioned in my skin care diary yesterday, I do have loads of products which I am eager to review. I picked up Vichy for the first time while looking for … [Read more...] about Vichy Purete Thermale Face Wash Product Review
So, this was one of the finds in Malaysia. And, somehow, even though my skin is dry, it has always loved alcohol toners. I know it sounds weird and I can not really explain why either. Apparently, alcohol is supposed to strip the skin off its lipids and everything else and make your skin extremely dry and prone to bacteria. But, for me, I think it just restores my skin's pH (I am not claiming it, this is just what I think) and makes my skin better by removing the dead skin cells and excess oils … [Read more...] about Clean & Clear Essentials oil-control toner Product Review