Just a wee newsflash today; I showed these on my Instagram a few weeks ago but they’re so great they deserve a blog post too. The Elizabeth Arden Skin Illuminating Pads* are the first easily accessible chemical exfoliant pads on the market in New Zealand–by easily accessible I mean you can buy them in real stores and not just in the big city centres.
I think most people know that exfoliating is good for your skin, but the new trend of chemical exfoliators is a bit harder to get your head around. What the hell is a chemical exfoliant, and why should you choose it over a scrub?
Because I like to understand what I’m putting on my skin and what it does, I’ve been doing a lot of reading on this. The benefit of this is that I will now translate it into a (hopefully) easy to understand blog post for you! So if you’re wondering what AHAs and BHAs are, and why people keep going on about acid toners, READ ON.