ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Elizabeth Arden Flawless Future

#FlawlessFuture

Ahh, the pursuit of flawless. For me — it started in my early twenties (while battling adult acne and hyperpigmentation)….A few years later I started my blog and the social media flood gates opened and that lead to this breakneck pace of needing to ‘flawlessly’ maintaining 930,747 social platforms without missing a beat…yikes, the pressure! [...]

Facts and Myths About the Use of Oils in Skin Care

Herbal Essence Dropper

Have you ever heard that oils are bad for oily skin?  Or that oils clog pores and cause breakouts?  The truth is that not all oils are bad and not all oils are good, either. However, there are some oils that are used specifically for their soothing and calming properties as well as their ability [...]

3 Facial Masks Everyone Should Have In Their Skin Care Routine

Amore Pacific Moisture Bound Recovery Masque

Most skin care  products can take quite a long time to test out, and requires a good amount of patience to see results. Masks, on the other hand, are often a quick fix or instant pick-me-up and can be added into any skincare routine to address a specific concern. Here are 3 masks that any [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: First Aid Beauty Blemish Pads

First Aid Beauty Skin Rescue Blemish Patrol Pads

I’m not one to go around haphazardly willy nilly making holy grail claims. Every product I try is not “OMG amaze” or “theeee best”. Don’t believe me? Just peruse my blog. I give fair and honest product reviews. And from my Instagram feed, you get a glimpse into the items I keep in my regular [...]

Galderma Mirvaso…Let’s Talk Rosacea

When it comes to skincare issues, I sometimes say that I’ve experienced it all . . . adult acne, post acne-scarring, hyperpigmentation, excessive oiliness, excessive dryness, uneven skin tone — yup, my skin’s been through a lot. And it is through this process of learning about and treating my skin that I’ve learned to face [...]

Skincare Routine for Acne Prone Skin using Products from Dr Lin Skincare

dr lin skincare

For the last two months I have been dealing with what appears to be acne. I’ve never had acne, however, I get the occasional hormonal breakout but nothing that a quick application of my go-to pimple reducing solution and mask couldn’t fix.  This breakout has not been so easy to deal with and I am [...]

TTB Faves: Maree’s Picks for Acne Treatment

First Aid Beauty Blemish Control Pads

It’s no surprise I am again writing about the bane of my skincare existence – acne.  But instead of just reviewing a product, I figured I would group my favorite, most effective acne fighting winners together in one post. From cleansers, to moisturizers and everything in between, these are my regular stand-bys for  acne treatment [...]

TTB Sale Alert: 20% Off on Silk’n

Silkn Devices

Mother’s day is May 11th and  Silk’n Home Skinovations is offering  you and your mom the opportunity to pamper and treat yourself with with the perfect beauty gift.  Silkn.com will run a promo from today, April 28th,   to May 11th.    From left to right: FaceFX:  Is  at-home anti-aging device that uses a combination of fractional [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Clinique Acne Solutions Clinical Clearing Gel

Clinique Acne Solutions Clinical Clearing Gel

Blemishes, ugh.   The bane of my oily-skinned existence.  Just when I finish treating one, another one pops up to take its place.  Delightful.  I am constantly on the hunt for products to help me deal with my breakouts without the harsh side effects such as dryness, flakiness and redness.  Sometimes my face ends up looking [...]

Best of Beauty: Maree’s 2013 Beauty Favorites

nest fragrances midnight fleur

2013 has come and gone, but my beauty favorites from this past year are here to stay.    Narrowing down the list of best beauty products was not easy but someone’s gotta do it.  And I selflessly gave of my skin, hair, face and body for the task.  It’s like I am a beauty blogging [...]