Hi Beauties,

I wanted to share my skincare routine.  I am a firm believer in if it’s not broke don’t fix it.  I say that because my skincare routine is mostly the same from my last post, but I have added a few more preventative acne products.  It also depends on the time of year it is on what cleanser and moisturizer I use, but it is same product just different version.

Morning Routine

In the morning I like to use a scrub to get dead skin off so that my makeup can go on smooth.  Because I have acne prone skin I like to use Neutrogena Oil Free Acne Wash Pink Grapefruit Foaming Scrub.  It really wakes my skin up and like I said takes the dead skin off.

Next I will put on Olehenriksen Truth Serum.  I feel like this serum makes all the difference in the world on my skin.  It has Vitamin C and Collagen in it that helps with antiaging and skin brightness. Love, love, love this stuff.

When it comes to moisturizers I really like to use Clinique’s Even Better Skin Tone Correcting Moisturizer with SPF 20.  I feel like this stuff covers all the bases of a moisturizer.  It helps to even out any dark spots while protecting the skin with SPF 20. There are two formulas for this moisturizer.  One is for oily skin and the other is for dry to combination skin.  Even though I have oily skin I like to use the combination skin version in the winter months and the oily skin formula in the summer months.

Nighttime Routine

So for my nighttime routine I have more products because I feel that while I sleep that is the time all the products can do their thing.

First thing is washing the day off my face!  I like to use Murad Time Release Acne Cleanser.  In the winter months I like this formula because it is the anti aging version and it is more moisturizing.  In the Summer months I like this version because it leaves my skin squeaky clean, and I love that.

The next product I like to use that is new to my routine are these wonderful pads.  Peter Thomas Roth Max Complexion Correction Pads.  These pads reduce the appearance of fine lines and refines the pores.  They are really strong because they have 10% glycolic acid, 2% salicylic acid and alcohol.  That’s a lot of acid!  I don’t use this every night because of how strong they are but I do use every other night.

I can not stress enough how much this product has improved my skin.  Kate Somerville Anti Bac Clearing Lotion is really good for preventative measures.  This is another very strong product that you should start out using every other night.

Next up is a fantastic gel that helps with fine lines, dark spots, uneven skin tone and uneven texture.  Olehenriksen Invigoration Night Transformation Gel.  This gel has glycolic and lactic acids in it that soothe and exfoliate the skin while you sleep.

The last product that I put on my skin is the Olehenriksen Sheer Transformation Perfecting Moisturizer.  This moisiturzer is rich in antioxidants that help with hydrating the skin and healthy looking complexion.

I know this seems like alot of products but all 3 Olehenriksen products can be bought in a set.  The set is called Olehenriksen 3 Little Wonders.  This is a great set of 3 that I always buy.  I believe there is also a mini set that Sephora offers if you want to just try it out.

Once or Twice A Week

There are two products that I use once or twice a week.  The first one is Kate Somerville Exfolikate Intensive Exfoliating Treatment.  I use this once a week when I want to do a deep exfoliation.  This stuff is magical when it comes to clarifying the skin and removing dead cells.

The second is Sunday Riley Luna Sleeping Night Oil I like to use this twice a week.  I only use it twice a week because this is an oil, which leaves my skin oily and greasy.  I do like how my skin is in the morning but I don’t like the greasy feeling before I go to bed.  But that is just me, I know this product has gotten rave reviews and a lot of people use it every night.  It has retinol in it that helps with the appearance of younger looking skin.

What products do you like to use in your skincare routine?

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Hi Beauties,

In the last couple of months I’ve bought some things that have been on my wishlist for awhile that I wanted to share.


Stuart Weitzman Over The Knee Boots

First up are some Stuart Weitzman boots. I’ve been wanting these boots for a couple of years now and I was finally able to get not one but two pairs of boots. The original price for both these boots are $798. I was able to get both pairs of boots on sale for almost half the price, so it was like a 2 for 1 deal.

The first pair are the Stuart Weitzman Highland Boots in black. I got these boots from Saks Off Fifth for $449. 😲 Now these boots have been discontinued and replaced with the Stuart Weitzman Hiline boots. Nordstrom had the Hiline’s on sale last month also but they had different colors on sale and not black.

The second pair are the Stuart Weitzman Lowland Boots Lowland boots in the color Anthracite which is a dark gray. I paid $478 for these at Nordstrom. I wanted these boots for so long that I watched them like a hawk and when they would finally go on sale they would sell out of my size fast or I didn’t like the colors that were on sale. I knew I wanted either black, gray or a brownish taupe color. Both boots are very comfortable and I wanted a high heel pair and and low heel pair so I’m so happy with them. Nordstrom currently has some Stuart Weitzman boots in different varieties on sale now if your interested.

Stuart Weitzman Boots
Luxury Haul Stuart Weitzman boots

Louis Vuitton Speedy Bandouliere 30

So I purchased the Louis Vuitton Speedy Bandouliere 30 in the Damier Ebene. I’ve been wanting this bag for months and I was finally able to get it. This is another item that has been selling out fast and not available on their website. But yet again I was watching the website like a hawk waiting for it to become available and it did. ❤ I’ve been carrying it for a couple of weeks and I love everything about it. I love the style, the size and the color. I love how it is so versatile. With this style bag you are able to carry it as a top handle, shoulder and crossbody bag. I hate to say it but now I want the same bag in Monogram for the Spring and Summer. I just hope one will be available when and if I decide to get it. I will definitely be doing a what’s in my bag post soon. I wanted to wait until I received the organizer I ordered for it.

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Luxury Haul Louis Vuitton Speedy 30

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