Travel, Uncategorized

My island getaway in Matemwe, Zanzibar.

If you are planning to go to Zanzibar this post has lots of tips for you that you won't find all in one place else where on the internet 😉


Retinol. How is it different from retinoids? And which one is right for you? BEA skin clinic retinol 2% reviewed.

The gold standard of anti-aging is retinol. It comes in different forms. Even if you have sensitive skin or have never used any retinols you can use this gentle Retinol-2% by BEA Skin Clinic.

Beauty, Skincare

How I got rid of my acne. And the ultimate way to hydrate your skin without the greasiness.

This post is focused on hydration. And how my oily combination acne prone skin is now able to fight acne attacks due to its now healthy skin barrier function. Hydrating your skin not just on the surface but within its layers really helps build up the skin's barrier so it doesn't let acne causing bacteria in.

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But you look younger without makeup!

Are you tired of foundation adding years to your face? Then read on! Becca's backlight priming filter will add that overall healthy and youthful glow to your face that will come through your foundation and will make for some lit selfies 😉

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What to look for in your daily moisturizer?

Find out what the skin barrier is, how you might have damaged it and how you can repair it with the right ingredient in your daily moisturizer.

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Scrubs or Acids?

Let's get comfortable and friendly with chemical exfoliants called AHA's and BHA's. And lets put the apricot scrub down. Why? Find out in this post. Product recommendations and comparisons also included.

Beauty, Skincare

100% Organic: Balanced Guru Face Masques Review

The most remarkable effect is that this mask pushes my stubborn acne to the surface and as I run my hand on my face, a couple of big whiteheads or acne whatever it is on my cheeks comes off. Without any exfoliation whatsoever. This is why I took time out of my very busy day to write this post!!

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Why buy Korean Beauty Products?

After reading this post you might get ittty bitty obsessed with Korean beauty products 😉

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Elemis: Papaya Enzyme Peel and Dynamic Resurfacing Gel Mask review

Did Elemis products help clear and calm down my acne ridden facial skin? Find out if Elemis is worth it's price tag in this post.

Book Club

Connecting Little People with Old people

This article and book review is about how our little kids need to connect more often with the elderly in our societies and communities because both can enrich each other's lives in a magical way.(At the end of the post there are links to two free ebooks you can download and suggested downloadable book activities are also included)