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Category: retinol

Add some natural skincare to your life with Geneva Naturals

Sometimes I just take things for granted, for example thinking that I wrote about Geneva Naturals Skincare so that you’d know about this natural, well-priced line. And then I realize that I’m the only one who knows this since I forgot to tell you. Well the time has come to reveal the secrets of the…

Got wrinkles? Get retinol. NIA24 Intensive Retinol Repair

I have a birthday coming up and while I love birthdays I don’t love the wrinkles that seem to come with every one the past few years. My favorite wrinkle-fighting ingredient is retinol, so I jumped at the chance to test the NIA24 Intensive Retinol Repair ($130).          pr sample This moisturizing serum combines retinol with niacin, which…

Lisa’s Top Five Favorites from Paula’s Choice Cosmetics

There are many, many reasons why I am such a huge fan of the Paula’s Choice line, but really what it comes down to is this:  Paula’s Choice is full of no BS, workhorse products that are the foundation of an excellent skin care and color cosmetics arsenal. Is every single product my favorite? No, there are some…

Sleep your lines away with RoC® Retinol Correxion products and enter our giveaway.

Did you ever wonder how RoC® skincare got its name? As an ambassador for RoC® we get products to use and give away to our readers. But I never really thought about how it was named. I assumed it was named for the Retinol that is used in their products but I’ve learned that RoC® was originally named…

Are your retinol products working up to their potential? Boost them with Retinol Anti-Aging Facial Oil

Retinol is one of the wonder ingredients in the skin care world. With all the great things it can do, it pays to ensure it can reach its potential. I was sent the Retinol Anti-Aging Facial Oil to try and I put it to work hoping it would boost my retinol products into overdrive. Retinol products does much for…

My OMG discovery: Paula’s Choice Clinical 1% Retinol Treatment

Oh Em Gee.  Ever have that moment when trying a product?  I’ve got one I can’t wait to share because it is a game changer for me in terms of my skin. Love her or hate her, Paula Begoun has had a huge impact on the cosmetics industry.  Me?  I love her.  Way back in the…

Getting intense with Kate Somerville Quench Hydrating Face Serum

You know how the motto for real estate is ‘location, location, location’?  I think the motto for awesome skin is ‘hydration, hydration, hydration’!  The fabulous Kate Somerville sent us her best-selling Quench Hydrating Face Serum (1 fl.oz $75), and intense hydration quickly ensued. Every time I use this serum (which is twice a day…