Recommended:  Multi-use Beauty Products

Recommended: Multi-use beauty products. Images of NARS The Multiple makeup stick in Orgasm shade, NUXE Huile Prodigieuse bottle and Dr PawPaw Multipurpose soothing balm all in a row against a white background

Multi-use Beauty Products offer a multitude of beauty benefits all in one convenient little package. Here are my top 5 recommended Multi-use beauty products.

Read More
Advertisements

Paraben-free beauty: What are parabens & do you really need to be free of them?

Entering the Paraben-Free Zone: What are parabens & do you really need to be free of them?

Recently I’ve noticed the claim – Paraben-free – on more and more of the beauty products I’ve purchased.  Whilst knowing nothing about Parabens, I naturally assumed it must be a positive said product was free of them – congratulations shampoo, you’re free! Awesome job!  But this made me think.  Did this mean paraben containing products […]

Read More

Recommended: Paraben-free skincare

Recommended: Paraben free skincare

Paraben-free – the proud badge beauty products have increasingly been spotted wearing.  Here are some of my favourite paraben-free products…

Read More

Setting the Tone – why you need to use a toner

Setting the tone - Why you need to use toner

Cleanse, tone, moisturise.  The holy trinity of the skincare routine.  Whilst the benefits of the first and last steps pretty much explain themselves – many are often left questioning, what the heck is toning and why do I need to use a toner? Toners are ‘enriched’ liquids that take mere seconds to use after cleansing […]

Read More

Recommended: Facial Cleansers (For all skin types)

Recommended: Facial Cleansers (For all skin types)

It’s really important to love your cleanser – especially as we often have to use one at the time of day when we have the least want or energy to!  So I’ve selected my recommended facial cleansers based on a range of application and removal methods – a key criteria in selecting the best cleanser for you.  

Read More

5 Steps to a (well kept secret) self-tan

5 Steps to a (well kept secret) self-tan

Whether you want to achieve a tan minus the sun-exposure, a bronzed boost or if you’re anything like me – you just want to constantly look one step above anaemic ghost – a self-tan could be for you.  Self-tanning products with their dramatically improved formulas, have come a long a way from the days of […]

Read More

Recommended: Self-Tanning Superstars

Recommended self tanning superstars

Here are my favourite products for achieving a beautifully natural looking self-tan… Garnier Summer Body  A moisturising lotion with a hint of tanning ingredient to gradually build a natural-looking tan.  Enriched with natural extract of apricot, this light, fast-absorbing formula is easily applied and smells like summer in a bottle.  A great starting point for […]

Read More

The beauty of a beauty box (and how to pick the right one for you) 

The beauty of a beauty box (and how to pick the right one for you)

Since beauty boxes first launched many moons ago, they have progressed from a potential passing craze into an accepted and (in some cases) staple part of the beauty product buying routine.  With an increasing number of beauty retailers/industry bigwigs introducing their own mini beauty product treasure troves to market, we as consumers are now spoilt […]

Read More

Recommended: Under eye concealers

Recommended: Under eye concealers

For me, beautifully made-up skin is built upon a flawless base.  However, foundation alone is rarely sufficient to cover dark circles and brighten up your under eye.  This is where a great under eye concealer comes in. But first let’s go back a step.  If you find yourself questioning, which should I apply first – […]

Read More