Express mild sour pickles

A pickled cucumber, or simply a pickle, is a common everyday food item in almost any country in the world.  Pickled cucumber is a cucumber that has been preserved in flavoured solutions of brine,...

5 essential makeup items – minimalist makeup bag

Lately I became drawn to minimalist lifestyle and made some major changes to my wardrobe as well as cosmetic bag.  I also love doing short 2-3 day local trips and packing minimalist style helps...

Best BB and DD creams: review

I would like to review two tinted moisturizers that I’ve been using for a number of years now.  I stand by their quality. I have oily skin and have to be cautious about oily...

Hair growth herbal essence

AliExpress.com Product – Morocco Herbal Ginseng Hair Care Essence Treatment For Men And Women Hair Loss Fast Powerful Hair Growth Serum Repair Hair root PRICE: $3.96 US Reviews:  This essence is excellent for oily...

4 unique uses of Retinol and Retinoid

  Retinoid was first approved by FDA as an acne treatment in 1971. Since then many researches were performed and they clearly showed that retinoid has numerous astounding benefits for skin. What is retinoid...

BIOAQUA – Anti-wrinkle cream with hyaluronic acid

AliExpress.com Product – BIOAQUA Brand Hyaluronic Acid Moisturizing Face Cream Anti Wrinkle Anti Aging Improve Dry Skin Collagen Whitening Day Cream 50g MY REVIEW:  Cream is white in colour, very creamy with interesting “cosmetic”...

Homemade fruit roll ups

I have memories of my childhood treat, which was called pastila.   Pastila is traditional Russian fruit confectionery.  Wikipedia describes Russian pastila  as marshmallow but tasting like fruit.  Pastila is served as a tea desert....

Candied strawberry

Candied fruit as a way to preserve fruit.  However, it is also used as a delicious desert.    Whole fruit, smaller pieces of fruit, or pieces of peel, are placed in heated sugar syrup, which...