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My holy grail – cleansing oils

4 years ago Maja addicted me to cleansing oils and they remain my holy grail skincare product to this day. I think it is time I write an ode to my lifesaver or should I say sunscreen pimple eliminator? For years I watched how my skincare obsessed friends with dry...

Hada Labo … new in Slovenia

Last spring word reached us in Ljubim kozmetiko Facebook group that Croatian DM drugstores got Hada Labo skincare. Some even organized road trips to get their hands on their goodies, we were that exited. :D Towards the end of 2019 we finally got the brand in Slovenian DM drugstores. Immediately confusion set in...

Sunscreen comparison: NeoStrata Sheer Physical Protection SPF 50 and NIOD Survival 30

One of the most asked questions I get about SPF comparison is the battle between NeoStrata Sheer Physical Protection and NIOD Survival 30. Which of the 2 would I recommend more? They both seem to you as very similar oil textures, while I see that as the only similarity....

The Ordinary vs. Revolution Skincare: 30% AHA + BHA Peeling Solution

First time I saw that The Ordinary came out with 30% AHA + 2% BHA Peeling Solution, I thought they lost it. Who in the world would use such a strong acid product at home. :O But it wouldn't be the first time that they had huge amounts of actives...

TOP 3: Caudalie … french skincare #grapepower

Caudalie skincare was not a love at first sight. Ingredient wise it didn't stand out and looked pretty average to me.  I only bought and tried out few of their products because all my friends raved about the brand. Result - I liked one less than other. In case you are...

My favorite vitamin C serum

Let's talk about my favorite vitamin C serum, shall we? My skin care routine has changed drastically in the past year. I've added a lot of active ingredients. My main concern being dry (probably dehydrated) skin, big pores, hyperpigmentation and general signs of ageing.  So I gradually incorporated more...

Best skin care products of 2015

I will remember 2015 mostly as the year I decided to review few products I was really sceptical about and they turned out to be regulars on my shopping list. AlpStories Cleansing Gel Sage And Mint A year ago I received very kind invitation from AlpStories to test...

L’Occitane Pierre Hermé collection

Mysterious and always inviting Corsica was inspiration behind three new L'Occitane festive collections. L’OCCITANE founder Oliver Baussan and French pâtissier Pierre Hermé began their friendship on this lovely island so they chose Corsica and rest of the Mediterranean as inspiration for new limited editions. Instead of thousand times seen combinations,...