• the ordinary glycolic acid toning solution

    If You Must Use A Toner, Make It This One

    Stop the press! I’ve found a toner I will use. This is a big deal because I find toners utterly useless. I’ve gone without one for 10 years and my skin has always been the BETTER for it. But The Ordinary Glycolic Acid 7% Toning Solution changed my mind – and my skin. For starters, […]

  • the ordinary lactic acid 10 + ha 2 01

    The Best (And Cheapest) Exfoliant For Sensitive Skin

    Remember when you had to sell a kidney to get your lactic acid fix (yes, I’m looking at you Sunday Riley Good Genes)? Now you can get your hands on it for less than two Starbucks coffees. The Ordinary Lactic Acid 10% + HA 2% has put lactic acid firmly on the drugstore skincare map […]

  • dr dennis gross alpha beta extra strength daily peel 02

    The Bestselling Exfoliant That’s Too Harsh For My Skin

    You know how I always recommend you use glycolic acid and retinol on alternate nights? Dr Dennis Gross wants you to use them together. Well, not together together. Together one after the other. Maybe I should start again? Dr Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Extra Strength Daily Peel is a dual step exfoliating treatment. Step 1 […]

  • Paula's Choice Clear Anti-Redness Exfoliating Solution 2% BHA

    Is Paula’s Choice Clear Regular Strength Anti-Redness 2% BHA The Best Exfoliant For Sensitive, Acne-Prone Skin?

    Everyone’s raving about Paula’s Choice 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant like’s the best thing for oily skin. But, it’s not even the best exfoliant the brand makes. That honour goes to Paula’s Choice Clear Regular Strength Anti-Redness 2% BHA Exfoliant. Here’s why: What’s In Paula’s Choice Clear Regular Strength Anti-Redness 2% BHA Exfoliant? SALICYLIC ACID TO […]