Banana Boat Dry Balance Lotion

TL;DR What is it? SPF 50+ What does/should it do? Protect your skin from the sun. Repurchase? No.

L’Oréal Paris Revitalift Filler Hyaluronic Acid Serum

TL;DR What is it? Hyaluronic Acid serum. What does/should it do? Hydrate your skin. Repurchase? Not for me.
Hello! I'm Elizabeth

I live in a small Australian country town with the power of buying all the things online and a skincare obsession no one else cares two figs for. I'm writing love letters and (hopefully) constructive criticism to the goo I put on my face, the stuff I spend money on, and the things I give my time to.

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