Thanks for visiting the site! Who am I? My name is Yashoda and I'm a 26 year old female physician. I was born in Durban, South Africa (I'm a fifth generation South African!) then after a near death experience - my parents, my brother and I moved to Canada when I was 4 years old - to … Continue reading Welcome !
I've been asked to write about my experiences working on night shifts as a doctor and how to adapt from day shifts to accomodate night work (tips below). I am currently working night float for all of January 2019 which means 5 nights a week, roughly 14 hour shifts (7pm-~9am Sunday night to Thursday night). … Continue reading Tips on How to Survive Night Shifts from a Doctor’s Perspective!
Reading Time: 14 minutes I wrote this article for MedicsAbroad.com. (full article posted here) My Background Story: I was born in South Africa and I am a 5th generation South African! When I was 4 years old, my family moved to Canada, we moved around a few times across the country starting off in a remote town in … Continue reading Life as a Medic – Why I Quit Surgery : a medical article for Medics Abroad
Product tested by Yashoda. Name of Product : Physical Fusion UV Defense SPF 50 by Skinceuticals. From their website : Physical Fusion UV Defense SPF 50 is a weightless fluid that combines 100% mineral filters with translucent color spheres for effective broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection and an even, radiant finish. This high protection zinc oxide … Continue reading Sunscreen Review : Physical Fusion UV Defense SPF 50 by Skinceuticals
Product tested by Yashoda. Name of Product : Lotus Youth Preserve Rescue Mask by Fresh. Made in France. From Sephora’s website : Highlight your natural beauty with this Lotus five-minute facial in a jar. This multi-benefit mask targets dullness, rough texture, uneven tone, dryness, and congestion, leaving skin incredibly soft and restoring its natural radiance … Continue reading Mask Review : Lotus Youth Preserve Rescue Mask by Fresh
Product tested by Yashoda. Name of Product : Deep Cleansing Aloe Vera Cream Mask by Que Bella Beauty. 15g/0.5oz. Made in UK. From their website : Battle an oily t-zone with this deep cleansing cream mask Infused with aloe vera for added moisturizing Includes lemon oil as an antioxidant Includes tea tree oil for antiseptic … Continue reading Mask Review : Deep Cleansing Aloe Vera Cream Mask by Que Bella Beauty
Product tested by Yashoda. Name of Product : Super Volcanic Jeju Pore Clay Mask by Innisfree. 100ml. Made in Korea. From their website : 6-in-1 Pore care: Shrinks pores + Controls sebum + Exfoliates + Deeply cleanses + Brightens tone + Cools Winner of 22 Global Beauty Awards Unique Ingredient : Jeju Volcanic Clay (6,020mg) … Continue reading Mud Mask Review : Super Volcanic Jeju Pore Clay Mask by Innisfree
Product tested by Yashoda. Name of Product : Pomegranate Capsule Recipe Pack by Innisfree. 10ml. Made in Korea. From their website : 1. Skin resilience care with pomegranate ingredients (Containing 1,000ppm of pomegranate tree extract) 2. A hydrating texture made of lumpy pomegranates 3. A sleeping pack that softly absorbs into the skin (This pack … Continue reading Sleeping Mask Review : Pomegranate Capsule Recipe Pack by Innisfree
Product tested by Yashoda. Name of Product : Seaweed Capsule Recipe Pack by Innisfree. 10ml. Made in Korea. Unique Ingredient : Chlorella Vulgaris Powder : this green algae has super benefits for your skin. It is anti-aging by improving the production of collagen which helps elasticity. It is anti-inflammatory and can help soothe redness, psoriasis … Continue reading Mask Review : Seaweed Capsule Recipe Pack by Innisfree
Empty : Pro-Repair Skincare for Hands by Hand Chemistry (Deciem) - review is already posted on the blog - link : Hand Cream Review : Hand Chemistry Pro-Repair Skincare for Hands by Deciem • Newbie : Creme Hidratante Protetor Para As Maos - Tucuma, Karite, Cupuacu by Amazonia Natural. I purchased this in Iguassu Falls, Brazil. … Continue reading #1Empty1Newbie : Hand Cream Edition
Product tested by Yashoda. Name of Product :BioActive 8 Berry Fruit Enzyme Mask by Andalou Naturals. 28oz/8g. Made in USA. From their website : For Dry/Very Dry Skin Fruit stem cells, resveratrol CoQ10, and bioactive 8 berry complex help support dermal vitality as fruit juice enzymes gently dissolve and exfoliate dull, dry surface cells to … Continue reading Mask Review : BioActive 8 Berry Fruit Enzyme Mask by Andalou Naturals