pixi skin treats – The Overview

Another pixi related post? Yes! A round-up this time, so if you have religiously read every post I uploaded last month, you might as well skip this video.

But then again, if you have read every post, you probably are a faithful should and will watch anyway.

 

pixi skintreats - overview and my top picks
pixi skintreats – overview and my top picks

 

Which, of course, I highly recommend.

 

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pixi H2O Skindrink Pure Hydration Gel – Halloween ahead

I may have said it before on the blog: I don´t like horror movies. Not even the more fun than scary ones.

Watching Zombieland gave me nightmares. Zombieland!

The one with Woody Harrelson.

And Bill Murray.

Yes, I know.

 

pixi H2O Skindrink Pure Hydration Gel
pixi H2O Skindrink Pure Hydration Gel

 

So why do I repeat it? Because tonight is Halloween, and scary movies seem to be loved by anyone this time of year.

Another thing that many people love, but that rarely works for me are moisturizers. Every once in a while I will find one that I do like, but most of the time I prefer my serums and face oils and skip them completely.

Did the pixi H2O Skindrink Pure Hydration Gel (PR-Sample) change my mind? Read on to find out.

 

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pixi Hydrating Milky Serum – My dropper obsession

I have stated it on this blog before: I am a science nerd. And I do love potions. Not only as part of my daily skincare, but I grew up wanting to study alchemy after reading (too?) many fantasy books.

Alchemy, dear younger readers, is like „Potions Class“ in Harry Potter. Don’t get me wrong, I read and liked Harry Potter (without that disclaimer my following would have probably dropped by half tomorrow!), but my Fantasy socialization was already completed way before the first book was published. I think about „The Mists of Avalon“ druids before I think of Harry Potter, sorry.

 

pixi Hydrating Milky Serum
pixi Hydrating Milky Serum

 

But I am getting off track here. The point I wanted to make is that I love anything that comes with a dropper. And that hasn’t changed yet, despite 9 out of 10 droppers not working properly for me.

Sadly, the dropper on the pixi Hydrating Milky Serum (PR-Sample) is no exception.

 

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pixi Glow Mud Mask – Monochrome bathrooms

Now that our daughter is learning the colors, I realized (again), how different men and women are. When Mr. Loca tells her: „That is red.“ I have to stop myself from stepping in and interrupting. Even though it is clearly burgundy. Or rust. Or brick. But there would be no point. To him, all that is just red.

So the question I kept asking myself throughout my skincare in the last weeks was not one that I could discuss with him. I knew I needed to turn to you, dear readers.

 

pixi Glow Mud Mask
pixi Glow Mud Mask

 

Do you think that pixi-green will be a thing, just like Tiffany-blue already is? Because when I line up my skincare on the sink, the uniformity of the bottles and the gold writing kind of makes me want to keep them out for display.

Even if I only use them occasionally, like the pixi Glow Mud Mask (PR-Sample).

 

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pixi Glow Mud Cleanser – A little bit every day

These days I blame everything on the kids.

Kitchen not cleaned? The kids were so demanding! Or maybe I chose to watch You Tube instead.

Looking tired? They kept me up all night. After I went to bed very late, finishing just that one quest in WoW.

Stains on my shirt? We have started solids. And I tried to do everything at once and spilled my tea.

 

pixi Glow Mud Cleanser
pixi Glow Mud Cleanser

 

Haven’t done a face mask in weeks? Well, I actually don’t blame that on the kids. I just sometimes can´t be bothered. Some weeks my cleanse, cleanse, exfoliate, serum, oil routine is all I seem to be able to do.

These are the weeks when pixi Glow Mud Cleanser (PR-Sample) is what I reach for most.

 

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pixi Nourishing Cleansing Balm – One for the colder months

When I sat down to plan my blogposts for October, I was tired. Not just „I didn’t sleep well last night“-tired. I was „Two kids down with a cold and I get 3 hours of sleep every night for a week“-tired.

And whenever I am tired, I take comfort in routine. You know, just doing the things you have done so frequently that your body can do them while your mind is still asleep. Without messing up. So when I stared at my skincare drawer (or was sleeping with open eyes, who knows), I decided that it was time to review the pixi Skintreats stuff that I had been using for the past months.

 

pixi Nourishing Cleansing Balm
pixi Nourishing Cleansing Balm

 

One product after the other.

In the order that I would apply them.

Routine, you see? So prepare for a month of pixi products (all of which are PR samples), because conveniently I had 5 of them. Just the amount of Mondays I needed to plan posts for.

And we are going to start with the pixi Nourishing Cleansing Balm (PR-Sample).

Because it is a first cleanse for me.

Which is what I use first.

I really need to sleep.

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