Skip to main content

Most Expensive Skincare

I love looking through the blog and seeing if my thoughts have changed. In this case, I'm updating this post but limiting it to skincare. The other difference is, I've not formulated my final position on every product so I can't call it a favourites post. Here are some of the most expensive skincare items I've tried to date.

Vintner's Daughter Active Botanical Serum - $185USD

Stephanie Nicole raved about this when it released and I was hooked. I haven't reviewed it as yet because I'm still not sure if it's worth the price. That said, I think it's a product I would repurchase because I've grown to love the scent and I can use it when my skin is extremely sensitive. I've seen numerous reviews - posted by the brand for what they're worth - saying that this has replaced numerous steps in skincare routines. If you think of it like that, it's worth it. This is labelled as a serum but it's a facial oil.

Vintner's Daughter Active Botanical Serum - www.modenmakeup.com

SK-II Facial Treatment Essence (Pitera Essence) - $99USD

I got this in a set and while it was a great value, this essence isn't worth that price. If you want to experience the raved about SK-II product I would suggest the sheet mask.

SK-II Facial Treatment Essence (Pitera Essence) - www.modenmakeup.com

Omorovicza Miracle Facial Oil - $120USD

Another product you haven't seen mentioned but it'll be up soon in a Beauty Oil Woes comparison post. I'm realising I buy a lot of expensive things from Beautylish cause yuh could split up the payments 😆

Vintner's Daughter Active Treatment Essence - $225USD

Yikes! Still in the testing phase.

Vintner's Daughter Active Treatment Essence - www.modenmakeup.com


When I purchased this it was $60. It's also interesting to see how prices increase over time 😑 I would repurchase though.

May Lindstrom The Jasmine Garden - www.modenmakeup.com

Estēe Lauder Advanced Night Repair Intensive Recovery Ampoules - $287BDS DP 

Travel essential.

Sisley-Paris Confort Extrême Nutritive Lip Balm - $74USD

The things I buy for comparison purposes. Sigh. This will definitely be featured in a Save or Splurge post.

Mahalo Skin Care The Rare Indigo Beauty Balm - $110USD

A dry skin saviour.

Mahalo Skin Care The Rare Indigo Beauty Balm - www.modenmakeup.com


The Rolls Royce of acid toners. I'm on my third bottle.


Doth not recommend.

Let us know what's the most you've spent on skincare in the comments.

Comments

  1. Maybe when my skin gets it together I can do a skincare review! I think I'm saved by this because I can't buy expensive skincare products for this reason!

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

Sunday Riley Good Genes versus Drunk Elephant T.L.C Framboos Glycolic Night Serum

If you're an avid YouTube watcher you've probably heard about these products. Both brands blew up on the skincare seen in short order as expensive, but effective. If you're like me you quickly began to wonder: which is better? Short answer: it depends.


Long answer...

I've mentioned Good Genes a few times before on the blog. This 'all-in-one lactic acid treatment' is raved about by the likes of Stephanie Nicole and Caroline Hirons.

From the box: "Deeply exfoliates the dull surface of the skin for clarity, radiance, and younger-looking skin. Visibly brightens the appearance of age spots and discolorations. Instantly plumps the look of fine lines and wrinkles in 3 minutes*

*Clinically tested and proven to significantly improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles in 3 minutes. Results obtained via profilometry analysis.

With Key Ingredients:

Purified Lactic Acid: One of the most hydrating Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs), Lactic Acid exfoliates the surface layers of t…

Supplements.

The good Doc, Keisha - check out her beauty blog here - said, and I quote: "they're great if you want expensive pee!" 😂 We're talking supplements.


I've tried quite a few, as you're about to see.


Of course I'm no Doctor and you should definitely consult one before taking any sorta ting at all.

My Personal Trainer also doesn't believe that supplements are necessary if you consume a healthy diet. Well, I know I don't do that so that's why I've been willing to try things.

If wunna see dese Heep Seed Oil capsules in any Massy shout me
I've even heard Stephanie Nicole say she doesn't use a multi-vitamin, just the Perricone MD Omega 3. The person I know that takes the most supplements is my best friend, who is also a personal trainer, Corey. He's the person I've seen talk the most about gut health and joint care.

I won't recommend anything to you, rather I'd suggest: doing your research, considering your lifestyle and consu…