Anastasia Beverly Hills has recently released Soft Glam II, a mini version of the popular Soft Glam Palette it launched in Spring 2018. Perfect timing to revisit the original palette and see if was able to maintain its top position among the sea of palettes that followed since.
Do you double-cleanse? As an avid makeup and sunscreen user that has tried many types of products over the years, I can whole-heartedly say that I haven’t found a better method to get rid of makeup, gunk, sebum and other debris. For those unfamiliar with double cleansing method, it means you cleanse your skin twice; first with an oil-based cleanser and then follow up with a water-based cleanser. A good first cleanser therefore must be able to break apart the makeup & sunscreen in a fast and gentle way without leaving much residue.
A beauty product made by a sake brewery? I guess in Japan anything is possible! Fukumitsuya Sake Brewery has been making high-quality sake in Kanazawa since 1625 using natural mineral water, superior sake rice and traditional brewing skills. After learning about the preserving qualities of rice, they created an entire skin care line using pure sake rice as the key ingredient.
Super Facialist is a UK drugstore skin care brand which put ingredients on the forefront long before it became a thing. Backed by facialist Una Brennan, this affordable brand captured the hearts of many skincare enthusiasts, such as Caroline Hirons. For a while it was pretty difficult to get my hands on the products I wanted, but during my last London trip luck was on my side. I finished the products a while ago and here are my 2 cents on the famous serum, facial and cleansing oil: