Tag Archives: Vitamin C Serum

Latest Skin Update

So I started my skincare overhaul in May, and boy did my skin need it! Four months later, it’s now September, so it’s time to take a few more no-makeup pictures and share my progress with you all. My results … Continue reading

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DIY Vitamin C Serum: MAP 10% Serum

I’m working harder than ever on my thesis at the moment, but I just thought I’d quickly write up my latest DIY discovery for you all. I’ve been playing around with yet another vitamin c serum.  MAP, or Magnesium Ascorbyl … Continue reading

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Skincare Discoveries of Late: Long term plump lips and fewer lines around the eyes

Two things I’ve been experimenting with over the last two weeks has been vitamin applied to the lips (using the 10% Tetra Serum I made here)  and applying retinol to the eye area, avoiding the eyelids. I’ve experienced excellent results … Continue reading

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DIY 10% Vitamin C Serum

I’ve wanted to make my own Vitamin C serum for years, but science has never really been my forte and the thought of ruining expensive ingredients or giving myself a rash didn’t appeal. However, after reading about Jen’s exploits over … Continue reading

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The Search for a New Vitamin C Serum Continues: PH Advantage High Potency Effective Vitamin C Serum

Ever since my beloved Remed Super C Serum was discontinued, I’ve been on the search for a new, just-as-effective, vitamin c serum.  If you’re unfamiliar with the benefits of a vitamin c serum, let me summarise them for you:  they … Continue reading

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