WELEDA - multi purpose skin food

WELEDA - multi purpose skin food

Can you believe this little green tube has been around since 1926 and it’s still a cult favorite to many? Well, it’s an item in my kit I have every day, on every single person without fail since I discovered it. It’s a makeup artist and celebrity favorite, a handbag must-have. It’s so popular, they claim…

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Benefits of Green Tea

Benefits of Green Tea

I’ve always been an avid green tea drinker, it’s definitely my herbal tea of choice. This tea is packed full nutrients and antioxidants that are so beneficial to your body and mind, it’s definitely one to consider incorporating into your diet. Compounds in Green Tea  Tea is high in polyphenols, these help to reduce inflammation…

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TEA TREE OIL - Blemish Treatment

TEA TREE OIL - Blemish Treatment

Spots are a nightmare, they always seem to pop up at the wrong time, over stay their welcome, and are just too tempting to pop! Don’t do it, fight the urge and get yourself from tea tree oil. What is Tea Tree Oil? Tea tree oil is an essential oil that comes from the leaves…

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The low down on Hyaluronic Acid

The low down on Hyaluronic Acid

If you haven’t heard of this ingredient yet, well you may be living under a rock. Hyaluronic acid is an ingredient found in many skincare products on the market today, although the whole ‘acid’ part might make you a bit squeamish and ever so slightly worried? I can assure you, this acid is the key…

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Current Skincare Obsessions

Current Skincare Obsessions

Over the passed few months, my skincare obsession has been reborn. I always get excited by new products and brands, I’m sure many of you are the same. This meant moving to London and being surrounded by new brands, not to mention a very different climate to Cape Town; was the best opportunity to spend…

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You're washing your hair wrong!

You're washing your hair wrong!

If you’re confused about the ‘right way’ to wash your hair, do not feel alone. We grew up washing our hair the way our parents taught us to. For me and many others, it’s washing your hair everyday, or every other day, condition all over, rinse. With blogs and articles being posted daily on the…

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November Loves.

November Loves.

October was a month where I purchased lots of makeup, and when I say a lot…you know I mean A LOT. November quickly became a busy month in Cape Town and the best opportunities to try out all my beautiful things on beautiful people (and myself of course). Here are 5 things I loved using…

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The Body Shop lip & cheek stains

The Body Shop lip & cheek stains

My cheek stain obsession has allowed me to apply rediscover a brand I once loved. I have never used body shop makeup, I’ve always looked at it and admired their very soft collection of brushes but nothing has ever stuck out enough for me to make a purchase. There was a time in my life where…

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What brow products do you need achieve your look?

What brow products do you need achieve your look?

These days it seems like its just all about brows! No doubt it’s currently a huge trend throughout the industry, with every other video or picture on Instagram revolving around brows. This year we’ve seen many brands such as MAC, Glossier and Nars creating new brow products for all their obsessed customers. There are so…

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Face Mask Review!

Face Mask Review!

Who doesn’t love a good face mask and pamper? A good masking session has got to be one of the best parts of any beauty routine, and what I believe to be essential ‘me time. Over the past month I have been using some new masks that I have both purchased and been sent; so…

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Ocean Salt Scrub

Ocean Salt Scrub

We all love a good scrub! What a nice feeling, being all silky smooth and fresh. Having a good scrub has got to be one of my favourite steps in my skincare routine, whether it be my face or my body. This means I have tried so many scrubs on the market! Ocean Salt  by…

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The Ultimate Mascara

The Ultimate Mascara

I find that like foundation, mascara is a very personal makeup product. All mascara wearers are looking for their perfect mascara, but what’s your definition of perfect? There are a few different factors, first; everyone’s eyelashes are different, short, long, dead straight, super curly, the list goes on. Secondly we’re all looking for a look,…

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Chanel Palette Essentielle

Chanel Palette Essentielle

Chanel’s beauty line is always a range of products I’ve been impressed continuously impressed with. This all in one beauty product originally came out for Chanel’s fall/winter 2017 collection, and I’ve had my eye on it ever since. Living in Cape Town at the time, the palette went for R1950 which is equivalent to £120…WHAT!…

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The benefits of Rose hip oil

The benefits of Rose hip oil

Confession. I am addicted to essential oils. There’s a collection of essential oils in my bathroom, and also some in my kit that I use on a daily basis. Always being a natural ingredients fan, after working for Lush Cosmetics , the passion just grew stronger. I make my own concoctions as well as using them alone.…

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Why should you be using Toner?

Why should you be using Toner?

When we look at a general skincare routine, it’s a three step process; cleanse, tone and moisturise. Simple right? Well not really…with so many skincare products on the market today, how are we meant to know which one is right for us? Toner is the skincare step I always used to invest in, but never…

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