June Beauty Empties

June Empties

Yet again, I’ve been testing out a lot of products, so I only had four empties for June. Be sure to check out our short video at the bottom for more info on these products- please give us a “thumbs… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 60 (July 12, 2015)

This post is actually for July 12 through July 19, 2015. We went on a beach vacation to Gulf Shores, so I was curious as to how my skin would handle the sun and climate. We were outside, on the… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 40 (June 22, 2015)

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No changes in cleansing routine.  I noticed some peeling, especially in area around my mouth and nose. I used my Clarisonic and exfoliated with Omorovicza Blue Diamond Resurfacing Peel, and used extra moisturizer (Omorovicza Gold Rescue Cream).   Previous Day 1 (May 14,… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 29 (June 11, 2015)

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No changes in cleansing and skincare routine. I decided to switch to Retin-A 0.05% cream.  I was planning on still using 0.025% in my eye area, but the cream spewed out of the 0.05% tube upon opening, so I used… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 28 (June 10, 2015)

I haven’t documented anything since May 19 because there haven’t really been any changes.  I continued to use the tretinoin every night.  The only night I did not use it was May 30, because I ended up in the hospital with… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 6 (May 19, 2015)

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As of day six, I have still tolerated the Retin-A quite well.  I have applied every night, without fail.  Although, some people may need to start off applying just once or twice per week, depending on sensitivity.  Your doctor can… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 4 (May 17, 2015)

Morning I washed face with Sunday Riley Ceramic Slip Cleanser, then used Peter Thomas Roth Un-Wrinkle Turbo toner.  After cleansing, I applied Sunday Riley Good Genes Treatment, Peter Thomas Roth Un-Wrinkle Fast-Acting Serum, and finally. Dr. Brandt XYY antioxidant moisturizer. Evening I washed… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 3 (May 16, 2015)

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Morning I washed my face with First Aid Beauty Face Cleanser, but decided to wait until the evening to use my Clarisonic.  I toned with Peter Thomas Roth Un-Wrinkle Turbo Line Smoothing Toner.   After cleansing and toning, I used Sunday Riley… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 2 (May 15, 2015)

Morning I washed my face with First Aid Beauty Face Cleanser, then toned with Peter Thomas Roth Un-Wrinkle Turbo Line Smoothing Toner.  I applied Sunday Riley Good Genes Treatment, and Peter Thomas Roth’s Un-Wrinkle Fast-Acting Serum to areas of concern.  For sun protection, I… Continue Reading

Retin-A: Day 1 (May 14, 2015)

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I will be detailing my experience with using Retin-A (tretinoin) in this section of the site.  Please keep in mind that Retin-A is available by prescription only, and your results may not be the same as mine.  Only your doctor… Continue Reading