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I Think I Already Found the Moisturizer I’ve Been Looking For

In my 30th birthday post, I mentioned the Jason Ester-C Skin Care line which had the best moisturizer I have ever tried. I remember my skin looking alive, and glowy, and pretty, and healthy, and smooth, and even-toned, AND post-acne hyperpigmentation went away so much faster when I was using it. Note that back then, I wasn’t using tretinoin yet. The line is already discontinued, although technically, it’s not. They reformulated and the moisturizer is just not the same anymore. After that, I switched moisturizers a lot in an attempt to find something that could give me the same effect….

Kickoff: 14-Day No Soap Experiment Featuring Lush Ultra Bland

Sooo… I want to punch myself in the face for missing to check the most important inscription on a product label — the expiration date. I was on a hunt for a good waterproof eye makeup remover a month ago.  Lush Ultra Bland was one of the few cleansers I bought and tried out. As a waterproof makeup remover, it’s a fail. But as a facial cleanser, it’s good enough. The cleanser is packaged in a small tub. It had me at: “this is the Lush founders’ number one Desert Island product.” As you can tell in the photo below, it…