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2017 Top Five | Skincare

2017 Skincare Favourites - www.modenmakeup.com

Firstly let me state that I loved all the skincare mentioned in the samples post. I just wanted to bring you some products that I purchased in the full size (or bigger than travel size).

Peter Thomas Roth Irish Moor Mud Purifying Black Mask ($58USD 5 oz.)

There's no Mask Monday on this yet but there will be. I went through a mini of this early last year and was too happy to get this 1.7 oz in a value set. This product gives the benefits of a clay mask without the excessive skin drying.

Therapi Honey Skincare Orange Blossom Honey Gel Cleanser (25.50GBP 3.4 fl. oz.)

This is an excellent gentle cleanser that smells great. A separate post on this is coming too 😉 I purchased this from Pure Source Barbados but I don't believe they're still stocking the brand.

Therapi Honey Skincare on sale in Pure Source Barbados - www.modenmakeup.com

Son & Park Beauty Water ($30USD 11.49 oz.)

Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Intensive Recovery Ampoules ($287BDS DP 60 Ampoules)

Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Ampoules - www.modenmakeup.com
Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Ampoules - www.modenmakeup.com


This hey expensive...so much so that I almost didn't buy it. But then I thought, the size of the original serum that I like to get expensive too. This earned its spot when I travelled; so easy pack and no risk of spillage. What a brilliant idea.

Hydrating Toners

Ever since Caroline Hirons clued me in that we should have exfoliating and hydrating toners in our skincare regimen, I have been experimenting. I especially like the ones with spray dispensers and I absolutely love to keep them in the refrigerator. These can be used to: neutralize acid toners, refresh the skin on a hot/humid day, eliminate the "powdery" look of makeup, dampen beauty sponges/foundation brushes to assist in foundation application and of course to hydrate the skin in preparation for other skin care. Pictured above are the: Tata Harper Hydrating Floral Essence - $74USD 1.7 fl. oz. from Pure Source Barbados, Clinique Moisture Surge Face Spray (my new travel bestie) - $64BDS DP 4.2 fl. oz., Herbivore Rose Hibiscus Hydrating Facial Mist - $32USD 4 oz. and Mario Badescu Facial Spray With Aloe, Cucumber and Green Tea - $12USD 8 oz.

Clinique Moisture Surge Kit in Cave Shepherd, Broad Street - www.modenmakeup.com

Please note I am absolutely still in love with the Dr. Brandt Microdermabrasion Skin ExfoliantBiologique Recherche Lotion P50 1970, The Original Konjac Puff Sponge and the green and orange (branding) lines from REN Clean Skincare.

Let us know what skincare products you've been loving recently in the comments.

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