Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Skincare haul

I had to stock on on some of my favourite products, basics and also try new ones.


  • For all you greek girls out there, don't you just LOVE the Apivita face masks? I am addicted, I admit. I got the apricot scrub and the papaya peel off mask which i both use every 2 weeks. Bonus, in some pharmacies you get a free undereye mask with rose for 2 purchases.
  • Nuxe- Reve de miel lip balm in a jar. First time i use this, i like it...the scent is refreshing but it's matte on the lips, no cute glossy effect. So I use it before bedtime.
  • I am really stocked to try the Nuxe teint eclat prodigieux, tinted moisturizer I got some samples from. I hope this will not irritate my skin, since it's heavily fragranced.
  • Avene- cleanance face mask- Great for oily skin. A staple for me.
  • Darphin- Gel lissant defatigant yeux. First time trying this product, we will see how it goes...I am on the haunt for the perfect eye cream. I was stuck between Liercac, Neostrata, Avene and this one. I will report back! (I have undereye puffiness :-( )
  • Vichy Normaderm face wash. I was out of my Apivita one ( for oily skin) which i quite liked, but i wanted to try something new. I will report back! 
  • Avene- thermal water. I use this every single day, when i wash my face, after the gym, when i want to feel refreshed, after shaving...but never to set my makeup. It's water, means it will dissolve it. I love it as it soothes the skin. It's a must for me.
What skincare items are your staples and what is your favourite eye cream?
xoxo

8 comments:

  1. Yes, absolutely yes! I'm such a huge fan of the Apivita masks, I'm currently using the Seaweed peel-off mask, isn't it so fun when you peel it off from your face? hehe
    Also, I'm not liking high-gloss lip balms, so I think I'm gonna love this Nuxe lip balm! xx

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  2. @cbsg5861- It's so funny taking it off indeed, I feel like i'm in Mission Impossible hehe! Do you use the whole bag or have you ever tried using half of it?
    Yes, this lip balm is a cult product, at first i was disappointed my lips weren't glossy, but now i am kinda digging it. Plus the scent is so refreshing.

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  3. Λατρεύω τις μάσκες της Apivita!
    Ειδικά αυτή με άργιλο και προπόλη...
    (βγαίνει σε σωληνάριο και είναι πιο οικονομική από το να αγοράζεις τις μεμονομένες)
    xxx

    Touch Of Rouge

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  4. YES! Love the face masks too. I need to get one of those peel of ones! xx

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    1. I can send you some if you like! Just email me :o)

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  5. i love vichi products! i've used a foundation from them, and then moved to others, but i lways end up comming back to vichi ^^ thanks for sharing your opinion with us :)

    Love * Monstros no Armário

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  6. Ive never tried Apvita or Vichy nut theyre becoming quite HG status to some people. I need to get involved

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    1. You will love those 2 brands, I can assure you!

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