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Retinol Review

Retinol Review

There’s an IMPRESSIVE new line of retinoids at The Ordinary. Seven to be exact. From mild to moderate to full-strength, they’ve been reformulated and are receiving rave reviews from ordinary and extra-ordinary girls alike, including she-who-shall-not-be-named. (Why) I purchased three from the line that contains retinol. […]

On Acids

On Acids

Want to improve your skin? Step One:  Acids. Without spending a fortune? Step Two:  The Ordinary WHAT DO ACIDS DO? Acids gently exfoliate the skin. They brighten the compexion, improve texture and smoothness, and some even work to clean out pores. AHAs and BHAs are chemical exfoliants, not physical exfoliants. (Goodbye, […]

Layering Skincare

Layering Skincare

The most common question asked about The Ordinary, is how to use it. There are a lot of products to choose from in the line and it can be confusing to figure out how to tailor a regime suited to your skin and specific concerns such as […]

Anything But

Anything But

True to their name, The Abnormal Beauty Company likes to do things differently. Deciem recently introduced a new line, The Ordinary, to their evolving repertoire. They bill it as Clinical formulations with integrity. The concept is simple: functional, effective products at reasonable prices. It only seems extraordinary because we have […]