Murad Invisiblur Perfecting Shield Review

murad invisiblur review

When it comes to my morning beauty regime, I’m all about multi-purpose products. I’m down for anything that cuts out steps and gives me extra minutes in bed. After hearing rave reviews about the Invisiblur Perfecting Shield from beauty bloggers, editors and experts, it was the first thing I was desperate to try when Murad landed here at Skin Oracle HQ. Continue reading

Does Your Regime Need Vitamin C?

vitamin c in your regime

Ask any dermatologist or skincare expert what essential ingredients you need in your skin regime and every single one will mention vitamin C. Way back in 1937, Dr Albert Goyrgi won the Nobel prize for discovering its health benefits. Since then, it has become a staple for skincare experts across the globe. New trends, fads and discoveries are constantly coming onto the scene, but vitamin C has managed to stand the test of time, but do you really need it in your regime? Continue reading

Chemical vs. Physical Exfoliation

chemical vs physical exfoliation

Exfoliants have come on leaps and bounds in the last few years. Gone are the days of thick scrubs or abrasive sponges, the exfoliators of today are loaded with ingredients that slough away dead skin cells without too much irritation. With so much choice out there, what should you go for? A physical scrub or chemical acid? Continue reading

Oskia Renaissance Cleansing Gel Review


I’ve always been intrigued by oil cleansers, but have always been wary due to my oily skin. Oil cleansers manage to cut through excess oils, make up and SPF unlike any other product. Plus, my twenty-something skin isn’t getting any younger, so I decided it was time to say goodbye to foaming cleansers. After hearing nothing but praise for the Renaissance Cleansing Gel, I decided now was the time to take the plunge and try a new cleanser formula. Continue reading