Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Its those embarassing days !!!

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Everyone has their bad days, ESPECIALLY BAD HAIR AND SKIN DAY. I kid you not. The weather in Singapore has been so horrible right now that I am having cooling tea and lots of water. However, I am not spared from the bad weather either. ACNE. SOBS.

Those who have been following me on twitter and facebook would be see more pictures of me without a proper base makeup. The only way to get rid of the acne would be to amp up the exposure.

Here's a picture of me without ALOT of exposure but still some since my skin isnt THAT fantastic. YES, I AM REALLY CONSCIOUS. SHOOT ME!

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Lucky for me~~ Mentholatum has offered to sponsor me a set of their Acne Medicated Skincare for review!! I've redeemed this sample and tested it before, so you have no idea how excited I was when I got the email. I was practically going YES YES YES!!!

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The skincare set comes with Acnes Creamy Wash and Acnes Sealing Jell.

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First up is the Mentholatum Acne Creamy Wash.

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Here are the ingredients you would like to take note of~

Isopropyl Methyphenol(o-Cymen-5-ol): Which penetrates deep into pores to fight against bacteria and prevent pimples.

Vitamin C : Moisture retention benefits

Vitamin E : A common ingredient for anti-oxidant effects

Not only that, this wash is soothing[to your acnes] and deep cleansing[for sebum].

I would advise people with sensitive skin to get the Clear and White wash? It seem to be a better option.

I love the scent of the wash because it is not heavy and really refreshing.

Creamy even without water~ true to its name!
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I would give this product a 3/5. It leaves my skin a tad too dry after cleansing even though it has that moisture retention benefit. It can be solved by slapping on more moisturizer than usual after the wash. I would not use it as my daily wash, just for days where I have serious acne problems I guess.

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Next is the Acne Sealing Jell

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Ingrdients wise, it uses Triclosan for anti-bacterial , vitamin E and B6 for dry skin.

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I like how my acne is protected by the gel layer, cos it really does heal up faster.

I give this product 4/5 because it works better than all the gel I have use.

The wash retails @ $6.90 and the Gel @ $8.90.

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There is another product in the sample that is not featured here but I liked it way better than the other two product so I decided to review about it too.

It is the Acne Powder Lotion.



This item was the top of my list from the sample pack.

I dont know how they do it, but even if i do not use the other two products. With this single product, I am able to heal up my acne in probably about the same time [average 3-5 days]. I advise to use it with the wash though, because its twice the speed. Maybe its because my acne/pimple is always an "open" wound, so the lotion seeps in and gets it job done pretty fast. *laughs*

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YAY!

Nah, i photoshopped that. I am in the midst of recovery still as I type.

To experience what I had, try out their samples today for free!!!

1 comment:

alalsil said...

shohoku jersey!! me wants~