August 2015

Newsflash: face wipes are terrible for you! Whilst many of you cling onto face wipes for their convenience and portability, you probably don't realise how harmful they can be for your skin. Caroline Hirons famously stated these (and only these) three reasons to use them: fannies,...

Right. Before I get started, I want to acknowledge the hiccup that was this post (in bullet point form) being published last Monday. I messed up my schedule, apologies, and I truly hope it doesn't ruin the awesomeness of this beauty haul! After the austerity (lols)...

Yes, I know I raved about some new cleansers in this blog post, but I just couldn't resist telling you about the fabulously fruity Peaches and Clean Deep Cleansing Milk  from Soap and Glory. Combining jojoba seed oil, thyme oil, ginseng and of course peach extract, this light,...

I am so, so, SO excited to be sharing this blog post with you today. Back in April, after months of chatting, I asked Julie from J. Beaute to do a beauty swap with me - she always has amazing recommendations, and her blog features...

Instead of my usual monthly favourites, I thought it might be useful to tell you about the products I've been loving for the last six or seven months. These mid-year favourites are the products I constantly reach for, and am always recommending to readers and...

Perfume is the one area of beauty that I'm not that adventurous with. I stick to scents I know, and am always drawn to similar notes - usually, it's anything with a slightly masculine vibe, or is a little bit 'woody'. Sandalwood, cedar and oud...

This month, I've been on a spending ban. This self-inflicted purge of all beauty-related purchasing has lead to multiple product rediscoveries from my massive collection, including some beauty bits that have been swiftly added to my everyday rotation. From foundation to lipstick, there's something from...

You have all probably realised by now that one of my greatest passions in life is skincare (sad, I know). Serums, toners and treatments are always a welcome addition to my skincare stocks, but a good cleanser can really make my day. You see their...