Purge Pile 2017 – Vol. 2

The Ordinary Matrixyl 10% + HA Purge No. 7 I bought several The Ordinary products without giving much thought to how they would fit into a sustainable skin care routine. Of everything I bought, I’ve mostly just been using Advanced Retinoid, Salicylic Acid, Ascorbyl Tetraisopalmitate, and the AHA + BHA peel. Everything else just started […]

Althea Petal Velvet Powder Review

Finally had enough time to test out the Althea Petal Velvet Powder (Note: This product was sent to me for PR consideration). TLDR; while I generally dislike white loose powders, I am ok with this. The powder is micro-fine and soft to the touch, as it says in the claims. I had concerns that it […]

Purge Pile 2017 – Vol. 1

I let go of a lot of beauty products this year and I should’ve documented them sooner. I believe it’s unrealistic to pan everything so I try to decide right way whether I’d let go of something or try to finish it. Here’s the first five products I let go of this year: Laura Mercier […]

I Was Featured on Upsize.ph!

I may not have been visible on the blog the past year, but I was/am active on Instagram (@scatterbraintures). It’s just so much easier to post reviews and engage with fellow makeup and skincare enthusiasts there. It’s also easier to find ‘my people’ (and for them to find me) through hashtags. I met many women on […]