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    Nivea Cocoa Butter Body Cream Review

    Ever since Durban has been experiencing cold weathers I have been opting for more moisturizing products. I usually buy all my body products from the drugstore. They are affordable and definitely get the job done. I purchased the Nivea Cocoa Butter body cream a while back and forgot to use it. I sometimes go through a phase where I purchase products and forget to use them. Since my skin felt like it was lacking moisture I went through my cardboard for something to use and spotted this.The body cream is a dermatologically approved formula that is meant to intensively moisturize and nourish dry skin for forty eight hours. It is…

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    Nivea Perfect & Radiant 3-in-1 Cleanser review

    Ever since my Nivea Perfect and Radiant Cleansing Foam finished I decided to purchase this instead because of its multi use.This product can be used as a wash, a scrub and then a face mask. I was so glad to find a product that did all three allowing me to save money and time finding different products for the different uses This product is formulated with natural white clay which effectively removes impurities and make-up inorder to prevent breakouts. It has fine beads to gently exfoliate dead skin cells. It also helps to remove and prevent shine for hours. This formula also helps mattify the skin but does not dry…

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    Current skincare routine

    A few weeks ago I posted my skincare routine on Instagram and gave a few tips as to why I use those products for my skin. Before I continue with this blog post, I just want to let you know that I have an oily combination skin type. My skincare routine constantly changes as I love to try new things. However, there are some things that I love to keep in my routine 1.CleanserNivea Perfect & Radiant Cleansing Foam 100ml So my twin sister actually introduced me to this product and I’m actually glad she did. It has helped to even out my skin tone slowly. This product contains  eventone…

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    4 ways that I use Aquaphor

    I have purchased this product about 3 times before and I can’t believe that I have not done a review as it. I feel like this product is not hyped enough and it should be. Anyways let’s get straight to this post As a highlighterSometimes using makeup highlighters can be too harsh on the skin and doesn’t offer that natural glow! Most of the time and I’m on the rush and need a product that is within my hands reach. I apply this on my high cheek points after applying moisturizing. It’s definitely lasts all day and gives that natural glow from within. 2. As Mascara This is a trick…

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    Mineraline Orange & Pomegranate Rich Moisturizing Hand Cream review

    So if you didn’t know, I’m a big fan of hand creams. I always find myself reaching out for it during the day or night to moisturize my hands and to prevent my hands from becoming dry or feeling rough. I have recently been using a hand cream from Mineraline and I have been really impressed. Mineraline Orange & Pomegranate Rich Moisturizing Hand Cream blends sea minerals with pomegranate and orange oils which provides amazing benefits to the skin. . The special formula also combines shea butter, aloe vera, jojoba and avocado oils to soften dry skin. This hand cream is rich in Vitamin A and E which fights signs…

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    Garnier Micellar Water holy grail makeup remover

    So as much as I love trying out new makeup, I also do love coming home and taking it all out after a long day. Let me start by saying this Garnier Micellar water was a complete game changer to my skincare routine. Most people might have come across this already but for those of you that are not familiar with micellar water please continue reading. Okay so what micellar water does is simple. It’s meant to remove makeup, cleanses, and tone your skin. This is done all in one step without rinsing with water. The concept of micellar water is to work like a magnet where the cleansing agents…

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    The Body Shop Drops of Youth worth a try?

    I never ever considered myself a skincare junkie but as of recently I can positively say I am. I started my journey of a proper skincare routine two years ago. After a couple of uses of certain drugstore products, I decided to switch things up and try The Body Shop products. I gravitated to this brand mainly on the basis that they were vegan beauty products and were cruelty free. Their products do not contain animal ingredients which also include honey, beeswax, milk, eggs and so on. Another reason for purchasing their products was because of their staff. They are so well informed upon selling me their product, they told…

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    Bio-oil Skincare oil

    As far as I know, Bio oil has been in the market for a very long time and it has been a cult favorite over the past few years. A few people that I know who use Bio oil swear by it. It never occurred to me to use this product but when my mum purchased it for me, I decided to give it a try. Bio-oil contains plant extracts and vitamins in an oil base. It has PurCellin Oil, which makes it light and non-greasy to ensure that the vitamins and plant extracts are easily absorbed. The main uses for bio-oil is for scars, stretch marks, uneven skin tone,…

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    African Extracts Rooibos Refreshing Toner

    Hi all. Hope you all have been doing good. So today I’m so excited to be reviewing the African Extracts Rooibos Refreshing Toner. One of the reasons I tried this product was because it doesn’t contain alcohol. I find products especially toners with alcohol dry my skin and afterwards I have a breakouts. It also contains witch hazel which soothes and refreshes the skin after you have washed your face. This product can also be used as a face mist. It is advised that you can transfer the product into a spray bottle and use as a refreshing face mist through out the day. I generally use this product during…