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SKINCARE COLLECTION & STORAGE

SKINCARE COLLECTION & STORAGE

Recently, we renovated our bathroom – well, half renovated; there’s still the flooring to put down – and part of that renovation was getting a new cabinet specifically for my skincare products. I spent the evening organising and decluttering my skincare collection and placing it […]

MY SKINCARE ROUTINE 2018

MY SKINCARE ROUTINE 2018

My skincare routine went a little tits up towards the end of 2017, much like many aspects of my life (cough, my diet) did. One of my main resolutions for 2018 was to stick to a proper skincare routine and get rid of my problems – the […]

WHY ROSEWATER IS HAVING A SKINCARE MOMENT

WHY ROSEWATER IS HAVING A SKINCARE MOMENT

Rose Water is having a moment in the skincare spotlight. What used to be considered as something reserved for your Gran is now in every bathroom or makeup bag in sight. But why is the simple floral ingredient so popular? Back in early 2016, Juice […]

IT KIT: MY DAILY ESSENTIALS

IT KIT: MY DAILY ESSENTIALS

Everyone has their own ‘it kits’; the products they couldn’t be without each day. This changes as we do – we find new products to love, or our skin or daily needs change. What I call an essential someone else might call unneccessary, but that’s […]

THE BEST OF SKINCARE TAG

THE BEST OF SKINCARE TAG

I’ve had this tag bookmarked for months because I was waiting until I tested out a few more products before I answered. I’m still testing out a bunch of skincare products and haven’t found my concrete ‘holy grails’ yet , but I’ve definitely found some […]

EMPTIES #1

EMPTIES #1

I’ve been accumulating empty products for weeks now (which is weird, if you think about it) and I finally have enough for an empties post! This is my first empties on my blog, so let me know if you enjoyed it. Shea Moisture Restorative Conditioner […]

DIY LIPSCRUB RECIPE

DIY LIPSCRUB RECIPE

Lipscrubs are great to keep your lips exfoliated and soft despite wearing even the most drying lipsticks. If you don’t want to fork out a few quid for a store-bought lipscrub, I have an easy recipe to make your own! If you want to see […]

MY CURRENT SKINCARE ROUTINE

MY CURRENT SKINCARE ROUTINE

Since my previous skincare routine post I have changed up my products and added in an extra step or two in my skincare regime, so I thought I’d share my updated routine! links are affiliate links! In the morning I’ll use the Polaar Instant Eye […]

DIY FACEMASK FOR DRY SKIN

DIY FACEMASK FOR DRY SKIN

I do a facemask every Friday and it does get a bit expensive buying a new one each week, so I decided to make my own DIY facemask using the everyday food items already in my kitchen. This exfoliating mask is great for dry skin. […]

MY SKINCARE ROUTINE – NOVEMBER 2016

MY SKINCARE ROUTINE – NOVEMBER 2016

My skin is not that bad, generally. I’ve never had acne, thankfully, so I don’t have lots of breakouts or acne scars to cover up, and I usually have pretty ‘normal’ type skin. Not too dry, not too oily. However, recently I’ve started to notice […]