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 […]

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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 – […]

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5 Quick tips for adding volume to fine, flat hair

5 Quick tips for adding volume to fine hair

The ultimate goal when your hair is fine is to create the illusion of thicker, fuller locks.  Here are some really easy ways to add volume to fine, flat hair 1. Get the style right Your first stop on your journey to more volumised tresses is a mandatory trip to the hairdressers.  Aside from the […]

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You are not going bald! (overcoming non-hereditary hair loss)

You are not going bald

Are you noticing that your hairbrush seems to contain more hair than usual?  Are you pulling larger quantities of hair from your shower plug-hole?  Is your ponytail diameter feeling thinner?  Are hairs falling very easily from your head whenever you touch them?  And is all of this making you feel panicked and worried that you […]

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10 Beauty Tips for New Mums*

Really this should be titled – * 10 Beauty tips for new mums (and some which apply to anyone who could do with a bit of extra time, whilst still remaining gorgeous) – but perhaps that’s a bit too long winded?  Just know that you are welcome to indulge in these tips – no child […]

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The end of Cleansers?

Afterspa Magic Makeup Remover

For years, I have religiously removed my makeup every night.  Granted, sometimes (especially after I’ve fallen asleep on the sofa) the idea is as appealing as sticking pins in my eyes.  However, I am very aware that skipping it results in clogged pores, breakouts, mucky pillows and eventually can lead to prematurely aged skin.   […]

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