Do you guys remember when I started using all-natural skincare and makeup? I began this journey back in Victoria and have been slowly learning what works best for my face since. I have ridiculously sensitive skin, so anything with chemicals, citrus, perfumes and dyes causes a reaction, but somehow it took me almost 25 years to really realize this.
Upon moving to Toronto, I discovered a store called The Detox Market just down the street and it’s the definition of green beauty heaven. With all the natural brands I could ever want or need, it has quickly become my go-to place for everything skin and beauty related. I have had the best time trying out different products and finding my favourites. CONTINUE READING!
You all know that I love me some skincare, so I thought I would do a little update to share new products that I’m loving, as well as my long-time faves for those of you who are newer to APOE. Yay!
I have very sensitive skin. It’s oily, but dry. I am allergic to certain ingredients; anything with citrus will turn my face bright red and will burn until I wash it off. Perfumed products give me headaches. The only exfoliator that doesn’t make my skin agitated is a Clarisonic. Basically my skin is a hot mess, so I have to be very careful about what I’m putting on it. CONTINUE READING!
We all know that I love skincare. Learning about different products and experimenting with skincare alternatives is something that I always enjoy sharing on A Piece of Elise. Remember when I myth busted the painful and scary effects of Chemical Peels? Well, during my most recent event at Cosmedica, I learned about another cool new treatment that allows you to improve your skin from the inside out. CONTINUE READING!